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Electric, zero-emission school buses head to Virginia

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

The Virginia-based Dominion Energy says it plans to roll out the first 50 electric school buses by the end of 2020.

Virginia prepares 'Equity in Education' data competition

by Colin Wood • 2 months ago

The commonwealth's annual "datathon" will center this year on improving the equality of educational outcomes for all students.

Virginia forms STEM education commission to tackle workforce issues

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

The new advisory body will seek opportunities for public-private partnership and improve educational access across demographic groups.

2019 NextGen Leader: Chanel Alford-Campbell wants to make professional development exciting

by Ryan Johnston • 7 months ago

By offering instructional modules, the Virginia educator says teachers in her district are adopting new technologies at an inspiring pace.

Five K-12 technologists named 2019 'NextGen: Emerging EdTech Leaders'

by Jake Williams • 7 months ago

The fourth cohort of leaders who will define the future of technology in K-12 education were named at CoSN's annual conference in Portland, Oregon.

Virginia governor awards innovation grants to 10 high school divisions

by Patience Wait • 1 year ago

The grants will help schools plan and implement personalized learning programs, performance-based assessments and other innovations.

NextGen Leader Jon Gregori found his instructional technology calling in an art class

by Corinne Lestch • 2 years ago

Gregori developed the "Deeper Learning Model" at Henrico County Public Schools as a way to incorporate collaborative learning and STEAM education.

Eight governors join coalition to expand computer science education

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

With these new additions, the total membership of the Governors' Partnership for K-12 Computer Science has doubled.

These states embraced computer science education in 2017

by Corinne Lestch • 2 years ago

From coast to coast, computer science is becoming the rule — not the exception — in America's schools.