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<br /> DADistrictAdministration<br /> SOLUTIONS FOR SCHOOL DISTRICT MANAGEMENT<br /> November 2013<br /> TAKING THE<br /> BORING OUT OF<br /> LONG BUS RIDES<br /> How districts are making<br /> H di t i t ki<br /> lengthy drives fun and<br /> cost effective 42<br /> Ways to cut through<br /> Common Core controversy<br /> While arguments mount, administrators<br /> must stay focused 65<br /> DISTRICT<br /> CIO<br /> CIOs aren't just techies anymore<br /> Now they have varied leadership roles 70<br /> Career tech shifts<br /> to higher gear<br /> Find out what the<br /> new priorities are<br /> in vocational schools 36<br /> www.DistrictAdministration.com<br /> The Business of:<br /> Accessibility<br /> What you need<br /> to know about<br /> products and<br /> the law 49<br /> Curriculum Roundup<br /> Utah's languages of<br /> opportunity 57<br /> Is a social studies revival<br /> ahead? 62<br /> Saving students by<a title="District Administration November 2013 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=1"> DADistrictAdministration SO</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=2"> Their window to the world, opened wider. AT&T </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=3"> SPONSORED CASE STUDY Rockwood School District swi</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=4"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST Prepare St</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=5"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST To tackle upcoming</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=6"> Contents NOVEMBER 2013 FEATURES CAREER READINES</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=7"> Powerful Student Data Management Technologie</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=8"> Breaking news PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM Co</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=9"> Simplify your path to CCSS success. Now availab</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=10"> Access Windows and Web Apps from a Chromebook </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=11"> Where All Kids Become Mathematicians </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=12"> Independent eReading with Comprehension and Vocab</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=13"> Prepare 21st Century Learners for Success Beyond </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=14"> OnTopic Q&A with Amanda Ripley </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=15"> The #1 Provider OF  BRANDED  School & District </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=16"> OnTopicQ&A with Amanda Ripley weren't any m</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=17"> </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=18"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST Personalized Learn</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=19"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=20"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate PEOPLE WATCH </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=21"> We've saved more than $46 million in energy cos</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=22"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate Connecticut district respo</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=23"> How Can We Help? Learn how GovConnection can he</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=24"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate More schools choose a four</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=25"> Don't Miss These Dynamic Thought Leaders Min</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=26"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate Low-income students think a</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=27"> Football fatalities increase need for sports safe</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=28"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate Bus tracking tool gives pa</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=29"> Who Can Deliver Sustainable School Improvement? </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=30"> BRIEFINGS NewsUpdate Report: 10 percent of stud</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=31"> “Don't Google without Gaggle” - Kipp Bentl</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=32"> AdministratorProfile JOSEPH KITCHENS, SUPERINTENDE</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=33"> Spanish Grades K-2 Elementary 1 Digital World</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=34"> Administrator Profile Analyzing data Kitchens</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=35"> Solutions that can handle anything from here t</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=36"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST Imple</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=37"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=38"> Career tech shifts to higher gear Students learn </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=39"> Farmers must be skilled at operating more high-te</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=40"> Career tech shifts to higher gear Getting an Ear</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=41"> Students at Haas Automation Inc. in California ta</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=42"> Career tech shifts to higher gear </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=43"> higher-level coursework and even part- nering wit</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=44"> Taking the boring out of LONG BUS RIDES GPS, ma</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=45"> By Mark Rowh “Yes, it is very disheartening and i</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=46"> Taking the boring out of LONG BUS RIDES </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=47"> says. “We've already seen an improve- ment in beh</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=48"> Taking the boring out of LONG BUS RIDES buses</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=49"> What would you do with 100 EXTRA SCHOOL DAYS each</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=50"> Introducing… Ward's DataHub Record, measure, and</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=51"> The Business of: ACCESSIBILITY By Kylie Lacey </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=52"> The Business of: ACCESSIBILITY </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=53"> stop the lift if a student darts underneath. Such</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=54"> The Business of: ACCESSIBILITY Accessibility requ</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=55"> “Any district involved in an iPad rollout sh</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=56"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST How Blended Lear</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=57"> SPONSORED WEB SEMINAR DIGEST Classroom int</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=58"> Our business is world languages. </a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=59"> CURRICULUM ROUNDUP Utah's languages of opportuni</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=60"> Utah's languages of opportunity %/220%(5*5$1.,1*</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=61"> Dual Language Immersion Instructional Time : Grad</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=62"> Utah's languages of opportunity Dual Language Im</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=63"> New wave coming? A growing body of research shows</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=64"> CURRICULUM ROUND-UP Time for a social studie</a> <a title="District Administration November 2013 page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b9b1872f?page=65"> learned, she says. 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