SAFE Schools Update
Highlights from the School Actions for Emergencies
(SAFE) Center at eSN Online.
eSN Special Feature
As school libraries implement new 21st-century learning
standards,many are facing cuts in staffing and resources.
— Meris Stansbury
eSN Curricular Focus
Technology draws a place in schools’ art curriculum.
— Laura Devaney
1 Candidates reveal wide gap on education
1 Students,publishers spar over eTextbooks
1 District’s gun policy triggers debate
3 Report makes case for 21st-century skills
6 Four-day weeks on the rise in education
8 ‘Mindladder’ suggests the future of assessment
10 New law aims to validate online learning
12 Colleges push back against RIAA’s methods
14 Testing undergoes new-age revolution
16 Comcast sets monthly web-usage cap
18 Virtual environment bolsters reading skills
20 Intel salutes six ‘Schools of Distinction’
22 New research center could give ed tech a boost
24 Researchers mull gaming’s impact on learning
26 Intel unveils third-generation Classmate PC
30 Federal funding helps teach key languages
33 eSN presidential poll: Leadership trumps experience
38 eSN column provokes heated response
…and much, much more
— Gregg W. Downey
eSN Online Update
New resource centers tackle online learning …and more.
— Nancy David
More news affecting eSchools—quick and to the point.
Stakeholder & Community Relations
How to combat willful ignorance in the ‘Age of Information.’
— Nora Carr
State Tech Perspectives
Florida’s training program results in ‘digital educators.’
— Shannon White
Grants & Funding
Five simple steps to getting started in grant seeking.
Plus,new grant deadlines.
— Deborah Ward
Prime-Time Product Preview
New product information from eSN advertisers.
Tech Buyer’s Marketplace
Buying intelligence from our K-20 Tech Solutions Center.
Key organizations that support the eSchool movement