June 2015 - Top Stories

How Washington Is Using OERs to Support Common Core

When the Washington State OER Project was launched in 2012 the legislature saw this as a chance to both save districts money and improve instructional material quality.

Teachers Don't Want More Data, They Want Better Data

With many teachers now using more digital tools in their classrooms, many find it is not actually producing helpful data.

How Can Arts Education Be Promoted More Effectively?

Previous generations have gone through a school system that included art education. Now our children and grandchildren face a system where arts education is excluded. With the spotlight on test scores, how do we bring back the importance of arts education?