What a great honor to have the US Secretary of Education, Mr. Arne Duncan, visit one of our schools during his annual bus tour!
Monthly Archives: August 2013
Mr. Arne Duncan set to visit Castle Park Middle School in the Sweetwater Union High School District!
The CSU, California Ssytem has rolled out its plan for online programs.
California’s plan may not be that radical, considering Colorado already has such a program. One tuition for Colorado residents or out of state:
Students need extra focus in online programs:
As I have worked in both higher education and in the K-12 setting now, I see that it is uniform across higher ed and K12 that we need to focus on developing our young professionals in both faculty and staff.
Here is an interesting article in Inside Higher Ed on faculty mentoring:
And another on developing staff:
We have all read about open educational resources and we can avail ourselves to MIT courses for free. Well, this notion has made its way to the charter world as well. Interesting read:
Apparently, if you are a Chief Business Official, you are either preparing for retirement soon, as outlined in this article, or like me you have 15 more years but will see plenty of opportunities!