Monthly Archives: April 2012

SBOE SUGGESTS UP TO $790M DISTRIBUTION FOR TEXTBOOKS

The following article is published with permission from the Quorum Report UPDATE: As of April 26th, districts have spent $22,374,371 of the IMA on technology related purchases (items in which districts would have funded with their Technology Allotment).-Jennifer Bergland The State … Continue reading

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Texas SBOE Meet to Discuss Math Standards and Change Adoption and Review Process of Instructional Materials

The Texas State Board of Education approved the new math standards this week.  Karen North testified and influenced the board to add some references to computational thinking and algorithms to the introductions of the K-8 Math standards: (a)(1) By embedding … Continue reading

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