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Posts Tagged with: K-12 education

December 19th, 2013

Silverback Learning Solutions Releases White Paper On Big Data & Transforming The Classroom Student Achievement Solutions & Data Trends Examined In Bold Content On Personalized Learning For Educators BOISE, Idaho, December 19, 2013 – Silverback Learning Solutions (www.silverbacklearning.com), an educator-founded technology company and developer of Mileposts, a results-driven student achievement solution installed in schools K-12 nationwide, today releases its newest white paper, which highlights Big Data and offers insights on how educators make decisions not…   Read…

August 4th, 2013

The Silverback Team Welcome to Silverback Sunday Post. Each Sunday the Silverback team will bring you some 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 asundali@silverbacklearning.com. Silverback Sunday Post August 4, 2013 Ohio is not California Just weeks before Ohio…   Read…

March 21st, 2013

Via Edudemic Look around at any restaurant or mall and it’s easy to see: adults are always connected to their mobile devices. But as this technology becomes even more ingrained in our lives, what can we expect for our children? Studies show that – used wisely – technology can be an important part of their everyday lives as well. Check out the infographic below to see how mobile technology is integrated into the lives of…   Read…

February 11th, 2013

By: Motoko Rich This article by education reporter Motoko Rich was first published in the online edition of the New York Times on February 9, 2013. As educators we are following this story closely. How should the federal government hold states accountable for students’ academic progress? Should the federal government set education parameters for the states or should states have more flexibility to determine their own standards? As Congress contemplates rewriting No Child Left Behind, President…   Read…

November 21st, 2012

Dr. Jim Lewis     The cultural shift only happens when those who have the most impact on our culture … our teachers, are given the right data tools built for them, not for the management and governance level.   Katie Ash, a writer for Education Week and Digital Directions, whose beats include educational technology as well as facilities and transportation, recently wrote about a report emphasizing the importance of building a culture that encourages sharing and use of…   Read…

October 24th, 2012

Businesswire Collaboration Introduces Vast Network Of Community-Curated Educational Resources Aligned With Common Core State Standards   ** Learn more about the Silverback and Gooru partnership through the interactive Gooru collection: http://bit.ly/silverbackgooru-collection ** Gooru’s supported browsers are Mozilla Firefox 3.6+, Google Chrome 10+ and Safari 5+. We recommend that you use one of those browsers for maximum functionality.   Silverback Learning, an educator-founded technology company and developer of Mileposts, whose mission is to create a culture of collaboration and transparency for educators,…   Read…