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Last Updated (Monday, 20 December 2010 11:21)
ARRA Title II, Part D, Enhancing Education Through Technology (Competitive)
Note: Recipients and funding amounts are subject to budget and administrative adjustments.
The following districts were selected to receive funding for the ARRA EETT Competitive (2009-11) grant. Please note: Only counties whose districts were funded are listed.
$36,400,000 was awarded to 151 LEAs.
For the latest information see the CDE website at:
Last Updated (Monday, 20 December 2010 11:45)
As mentioned at the Fall E-rateTrainings this year, below are some updates and information that were recently released by the FCC/USAC:
CDE/K-12HSN Future Trainings: If you missed the Intermediate/Advanced E-rate Trainings, and would still like to attend, we have two additional trainings open in December. Sign up for statewide E-rate trainings at: http://www.k12hsn.org/
Last Updated (Wednesday, 03 August 2011 09:32)
CTAP and The California Learns Buying & Licensing Consortium is pleased to announce Odysseyware as a partner for online core and credit recovery classes to provide California schools with the lowest prices possible on supplemental curriculum, professional development and online resources.
The Odysseyware Bus is coming to a location near you where you can learn the latest about their online core and credit recovery options.
Presentation sessions are scheduled at the dates and locations below.
California School Districts may purchase Odysseyware through the California Learns Buying & Licensing Consortium at greatly reduced prices.
Last Updated (Tuesday, 21 September 2010 13:41)
Official release of E-rate Changes by the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) – Sixth Report and Order
The FCC officially released today changes to the E-rate program that were announced on September 23, 2010. These changes are provided in the FCC’s Sixth Report and Order. The order is 146 pages and can be viewed and printed from the following site: http://hraunfoss.fcc.gov/edocs_public/recentReleases.do (then access the following document from the fourth set of FCC releases: Acrobat format: FCC-10-175A1.pdf.)
Please be advised that most of the CDE/K12HSN focus group/training panel is in Washington, D.C. this week to attend the first national E-rate training provided by USAC this season. The panel will be receiving clarification on all these changes to E-rate, and we will be incorporating this new information in our fall CDE/K12HSN state training.
Sign up for state E-rate training at: http://www.k12hsn.org/programs/erate/ , or contact Judy Bellamy at 530-532-5678.
Last Updated (Wednesday, 03 August 2011 09:44)
Title of Study: Effectiveness of Selected Supplemental Reading Comprehension Interventions: Findings from Two Student Cohorts
Author(s):S. James-Burdumy, J. Deke, J Lugo-Gil, N. Carey, A. Hershey, R. Gersten, R. Newman-Gonchar, J. Dimino, K. Haymond, B. Faddis, A. Pendleton
This study examined the effects of four supplemental reading intervention programs on reading comprehension. The four intervention curricula are: (1) Project CRISS, (2) ReadAbout, (3) Read for Real, and (4) Reading for Knowledge. ReadAbout is an adaptive, leveled, technology-based reading program. The other curricula are not technology-based.
Last Updated (Thursday, 29 July 2010 12:35)
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