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<br /> DADistrictAdministration<br /> SOLUTIONS FOR SCHOOL DISTRICT MANAGEMENT<br /> June 2013<br /> K12 HOTSPOTS<br /> on the WEB<br /> DA's guide to favorite<br /> education sites 28<br /> Get Ready for<br /> NextGen Science<br /> How will new<br /> standards help<br /> students? 45<br /> DISTRICT<br /> CIO<br /> Cloud Technology<br /> Forecast:<br /> Sunshine with a chance<br /> of showers 56<br /> www.DistrictAdministration.com<br /> Closing Early Gaps for<br /> At-Risk Students<br /> Dropout prevention in K12 36<br /> Six Months After<br /> Newtown Tragedy<br /> DA sits down with Superintendent<br /> Janet Robinson 50<br /> Atlanta's Lessons Learned<br /> Silver lining in cheating scandal 12<br /> New Assistive<br /> Technologies 60<br /> Let them touch.<br /> Acer recommends Windows 8.<br /> Bring learning to <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=1"> DADistrictAdministration SO</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=2"> Let them touch.</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=3"> Acer recommends Windows 8. Bring learning</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=4"> Contents JUNE 2013 FEATURES ONLINE K12 Hotspot</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=5"> Powerful Student Data Management Technologie</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=6"> Why not run School Operations like a Busi</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=7"> 4 powered by ParentL</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=8"> 6 June 2013 JUNE 2013 Volume 49 N</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=9"> Classroom management now includes Chrome OS </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=10"> Attention DA Readers Name This Year's Top Product</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=11"> Fountas & Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=12"> From the Editor Continuous K12 Staff Developmen</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=13"> </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=14"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate By Alison DeNisco PEOPLE </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=15"> Who Said Mastering Mathematics </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=16"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate Poverty Stricken City Launc</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=17"> New Report Cards for Safer Schools In 11 states, </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=18"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate Paddling Makes Comeback in</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=19"> Robots Take Over Emily Dickinson Robotics and po</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=20"> BRIEFINGS CurriculumUpdate By Lauren Williams </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=21"> Diving into Dual-Language Two kindergarten classe</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=22"> DistrictProfile HEMPFIELD (PA.) SCHOOL DISTRICT </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=23"> Aa ents e f f e r s o n y a v o </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=24"> DistrictProfile that to bring on any other dis</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=25"> Cross Over from Old AP Standards to New Investi</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=26"> AdministratorProfile JOSEPH G. LOPEZ, ASSOCIATE SU</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=27"> Lopez says the El Paso ISD applied for TLI </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=28"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST How Digital Li</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=29"> SUSAN LYONS Product Manager, P</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=30"> K12 </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=31"> K12 Standards Resources Common Core State Standar</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=32"> K12 HOTSPOTS ONTHEWEB Federal Resources for Edu</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=33"> PBS Kids pbskids.org Sesame Street sesamestreet.o</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=34"> SPECIAL SPONSOR SECTION Meeting the Demand </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=35"> SPECIAL SPONSOR SECTION JIM RARUS Manager, </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=36"> SPECIAL SPONSOR SECTION Meeting the Demand</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=37"> Their window to the world, opened wider. AT&T </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=38"> Closing Early Education Gaps for At-Risk Students</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=39"> Who Can Deliver Sustainable School Improvement? </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=40"> Closing Early Education Gaps for At-Risk Students</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=41"> than their middle-class peers, says Budge. For e</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=42"> Closing Early Education Gaps for At-Risk Students</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=43"> latest figures available for that district. “The m</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=44"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST So You Think You're</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=45"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST Game-based so</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=46"> DAWEB SEMINARS REGISTER TODAY for FREE on-demand </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=47"> Get Ready for NextGen SCIENCE New national sta</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=48"> Get Ready for NextGenSCIENCE school students (th</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=49"> At least one company, Mimio, did not wait</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=50"> Get Ready for NextGenSCIENCE flow toward traini</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=51"> </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=52"> SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: SIX MONTHS LATER A</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=53"> REUTERS/CARLO ALLEGRI staging area. We tho</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=54"> SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: SIX MONTHS LATER </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=55"> ing care of people. I have so many emails, cards,</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=56"> CIO DISTRICT TECHNOLOGY FROM THE CIO </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=57"> TECHNOLOGY THAT NEEDS A GUIDANCE COUNSELOR. </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=58"> CIO DISTRICT By Avi Asher-Schapiro CLOU</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=59"> In addition to the SaaS/STaaS distinc- tion,</a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=60"> DISTRICT CIO CLOUD TECHNOLOGY FORECAST </a> <a title="District Administration - June 2013 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/793d33a6?page=61"> cloud. 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