Summer Reading Challenge promotes reading at the right level
The South Dakota Department of Education is launching Read! SD, a reading challenge aimed at curbing summer learning loss.
Common Core shifts can help teachers outline instruction
South Dakota’s new content standards feature six major shifts for math, and six for English language arts. These shifts are the center upon which the standards are based, and highlight the differences between the old and new standards.
Remedial coursework available at no cost to students; webinar May 6
Online remedial coursework will be available at no cost to eligible high school seniors who complete the program during the 2013-14 school year timeframes.
2013-14 Learning Power AP Courses
Learning Power AP courses will continue to be available to school districts at no-cost, including exam fees, for the 2013-14 school year through the E-Learning center at Northern State University.
School library survey closes this month
Last month, the South Dakota State Library opened the annual school library survey to collect data for the 2012-13 school year.
Nominate Driver of the Year, recognize long-time drivers
The South Dakota School Transportation Association is seeking nominations for Bus Driver of the Year.