"Requests for Proposal (RFPs) must be issued by the Board each year by October 1. The Board may select up to three virtual schools for the 2013-2016 school years, another three schools for the 2016-2019 school years and up to four more for the 2019-2020 school year. Certificates of operation will be awarded to virtual schools for three to five years, as determined by the Board."
“Influence” is a concept difficult to evaluate since it refers to both subjective and objective values, resulting in a measurement of:
commercial and financial success
reputation and credibility
quality of affiliations and contacts
charisma and the impact of personality
"Yesterday I worked with a librarian who is going to help 4th and 5th grade students next week record “narrated slideshows” to practice their oral communication skills telling stories with “story cards” from different perspectives. (1st person singular, 1st person plural, 2nd person, 3rd person singular, etc.) This is an excellent Common Core-aligned language project. She helped me record a 4.5 minute video tutorial about this, in which I show the steps for creating a narrated slideshow using the free iPad app “ShowMe.” "
This is Part 4 in my series on the future of learning and technology. What will be the future of school classrooms? It is unlikely that we will see the demise of the classroom in the next decade. Those who study the future of education often suggest that the demise of traditional classrooms is not only inevitable, but imminent. This is due to the rapid proliferation of mobile technology,
A list of essential tools created by a technology integrator and IB teacher. Used by PYP students for their exhibition work. Of all the tools in the world, it is hard to narrow down to 7, but I admire this teacher for their thoughtfulness in doing so and in sharing with us!