Future Ready Schools Launches New Network for Pennsylvania and West Virginia Educators Press ReleaseJuly 18, 2019
Future Ready Schools® Announces Two California Workshops for District and School Leaders Press ReleaseNovember 27, 2018
Future Ready Schools® (FRS)—led by the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed)—announced two free workshops in December that will bring together educators from across California to learn how to create more engaging learning environments for students. Supported by Discovery Education, a leading provider of digital content and professional development for K–12 classrooms worldwide, the workshops will provide California’s school and district leaders with the opportunity to learn from each other and nationally recognized education experts on how to leverage technology to personalize learning for students, engage teachers, and improve student learning outcomes.
ISTE 2018 Provides Megaphone for Edtech Groups In the NewsJune 28, 2018
Future Ready Schools, a coalition of numerous organizations led by the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed), announced a new initiative, Future Ready Technology Leaders, to empower school and district tech leaders to better connect their policies, practices and procedures to educational innovation in their schools.
Future Ready Schools® Announces Five Regional Institutes for District and School Leaders Press ReleaseJune 28, 2018
Future Ready Schools® (FRS) has announced a series of free regional events to support school and district leaders in creating policies, procedures, and practices that transform teaching and learning. These five FRS “institutes” will feature professional learning for superintendents, district leaders, principals, teacher leaders, and instructional coaches, IT directors, and librarians/media specialists. To date, FRS has held more than thirty institutes serving more than 650 school district teams and more than 2,100 educators.
Future Ready Schools® Announces New Program for School and District Technology Leaders Press ReleaseJune 25, 2018
Future Ready Schools® (FRS)—led by the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed)—announced Future Ready Technology Leaders™ (FRS Tech Leaders)—the latest expansion of the FRS initiative—aimed at empowering school and district technology leaders to better connect their practices, policies, and procedures to educational innovation in schools.
In conjunction with the seventh annual Digital Learning Day, Future Ready Schools (FRS), an initiative of the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed), released a new guide for school districts interested in using “blended learning” to support their approach to instruction.
Future Ready Schools® Releases New Guide for Districts Looking to Blend Teaching with Technology Press ReleaseFebruary 22, 2018
In conjunction with the seventh annual Digital Learning Day, Future Ready Schools® (FRS), an initiative of the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed), released a new guide for school districts interested in using “blended learning” to support their approach to instruction. Blended learning is a variety of practices and strategies that combine online learning with in-person instruction from classroom teachers to give students greater control over the pace, location, and path of their learning.
Alliance for Excellent Education Receives $300,000 Contribution from AT&T to Support School Districts Serving Underserved Students Press ReleaseFebruary 21, 2018
Tom Murray has been a teacher, principal, and the director of technology and cyber education for a Pennsylvania school district. He currently serves as the Director of Innovation for Future Ready Schools, a project of the Alliance for Excellent Education.