Vol. 16, No. 4 Technology News for Today’s K-20 Educator April 2013 View online: http://eschoolnews.com/current-issue Top News Survey reveals ed-tech access gap Teachers report large gaps in use between poor and wealthier students. Technologies Occupational therapy services move online Online OT for special-needs students might sound strange—but the first users to pilot this innovative program say it fills an important need. Best Practices Making education a true game changer for kids Funding Schools brace for budget axe Three-fourths of the nation’s superintendents say they’ll have to eliminate jobs as a result of the sequester; many ed-tech purchases are likely to be delayed. Curriculum How the Common Core is changing math instruction Effort to expand preschool sparks debateMore four-year-olds would be eligible for government-funded preschool under an ambitious but controversial plan from President Obama. Leadership Good to Great author: How to have great schools Best-selling author Jim Collins explains the secrets to success in any enterprise during AASA’s National Conference on Education. Author Recent Posts eSchool News Latest posts by eSchool News (see all) Class sets video - August 21, 2021 Wasted Technology: Why Many Teachers Don’t Use the Programs Their Districts Provide - August 17, 2021 Virtual Education in a Post-Pandemic World - August 17, 2021 TwitterFacebookLinkedInEmail Want to share a great resource? Let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.