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Monthly Archives: October, 2013

October 29th, 2013

Ah October. With summer firmly in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to focus on parent-teacher conferences, Halloween, and fall colors. By now, you’ve had a bit of time to get to know your class, and you’re starting to understand the things that make each student tick. In honor of this milestone, this month’s newsletter focuses on stories about the people whom we all got into education for: the students. Read on to learn how Gooru…   Read…

October 27th, 2013

  Welcome to Silverback Sunday Post. Each Sunday the Silverback team brings you K-12 education news and information you may have missed from around the nation during your busy work week. If you have articles, blog posts, or news items relevant to the K-12 ed space that you would like to share, please send them to us at contact@silverbacklearning.com.   Why do Teachers Quit Between 40 and 50 percent of teachers will leave their profession…   Read…

October 22nd, 2013

Silverback Learning Announces First Massachusetts Implementation Of Student Achievement Solution Mileposts Throughout Southbridge District’s K-12 Schools Silverback Learning Solutions, an educator-founded technology company and developer of Mileposts™, a results-driven student achievement solution installed in schools K-12 nationwide, today announces that Mileposts will be implemented in Massachusetts’ Southbridge School District public schools, led by respected superintendent Basan (Buzz) Nembirkow. Silverback Learning Solutions also announces distribution partnerships with Southern Worcester Collaborative (SWCEC) and Collaborative for Educational Services…   Read…

October 20th, 2013

Welcome to Silverback Sunday Post. Each Sunday the Silverback team brings you K-12 education news and information you may have missed from around the nation during your busy work week. If you have articles, blog posts, or news items relevant to the K-12 ed space that you would like to share, please send them to us at contact@silverbacklearning.com. 6 Simple Ways To Record & Publish Video In The Classroom So much technology to learn, so…   Read…

October 13th, 2013

Welcome to Silverback Sunday Post. Each Sunday the Silverback team brings you K-12 education news you may have missed from around the nation during your busy work week. If you have articles, blog posts, or news items relevant to the K-12 ed space that you would like to share, please send them to us at contact@silverbacklearning.com. Just enough, just in time, just for me. That’s how author Terry Heick defines personalized learning in his article…   Read…

October 3rd, 2013

Teachers who are empowering students to take more control of their learning are helping create a modern, personalized, and more successful learning environment. Historically, teachers were required to be classroom “control freaks”. So how can teachers learn to let go and “trust” students to successfully take more ownership of their learning? edSurge continues to provide informative material that is insightful and helpful to educators as they go about their daily routines in the classroom. As…   Read…

October 1st, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Silverback Learning Announces First Massachusetts Implementation Of Student Achievement Solution Mileposts Throughout Southbridge District’s K-12 Schools  Company Also Announces Distribution Partnerships With 2 Highly Respected MA Educational Agencies, Southern Worcester Collaborative (SWCEC) & Collaborative For Educational Services (CES) To Introduce Mileposts & Support Personalized Learning Across The State BOISE, Idaho, October xx, 2013 – Silverback Learning Solutions (www.silverbacklearning.com), an educator-founded technology company and developer of Mileposts, a results-driven SAS (student achievement solution)…   Read…