Texas Makes Changes to Adoption Schedule
- Texas Board of Ed. Puts Adoptions Back on Schedule. // Educational Marketer;02/13/2012, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p1
The article reports on the revised educational materials adoption calendar of the Texas Board of Education. It mentions that the schedule is for 2014 and is intended for K-12 science, K-8 mathematics and technology applications. However, it notes that the 2014 adoption cycle poses an issue,...
- Texas in 2003 Offers $248 Million Social Studies Textbook and Pre-K Program Sales Opportunity. // Educational Marketer;12/2/2002, Vol. 33 Issue 34, p1
Reports the sales opportunities of Texas state Board of Education for social studies textbook and pre-K curriculum materials. Estimated cost of the sales opportunities; Accounts on the software-based multimedia package on the approved lists of instructional materials; Conformation of all the...
- Twelve Publishers Pin Sales Hopes In Texas on Computer-Based Products-But Not Until 2005. // Electronic Education Report;12/5/2003, Vol. 10 Issue 23, p1
Reports on the approval of instructional materials for the technology applications by the Texas Board of Education. Sales of computer-based products in the state; Date of the purchasing of technology applications instructional materials; burden of paying for instructional materials.
- Texas Weighs Reviving Adoption Cycle. // Educational Marketer;12/5/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 24, p6
The article offers information on the adoption cycle for instructional materials which is under review by the Texas Board of Education. It states that state rules for adoption of instructional materials were revised in 2010 expanding the category to include technology hardware, instructional...
- AAP: K-12 Sales Increase 10%; College Sales Plummet, Returns Rise. // Educational Marketer;11/13/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 32, p5
Reports the sales of United States K-12 instructional materials in September 2000.
- With a Chance for More Textbook Funding, Florida Is K-12 Bright Spot. // Educational Marketer;2/17/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p6
Reports on the projected growth of the K-12 educational publishers in terms of funding for instructional materials in Florida. Amount allocated for instructional materials; Constitutional requirement to fund constitutional voters; Sales opportunity for publishers.
- Where is that lesson? It's easy to find with LRMI. DeNisco, Alison // District Administration;Oct2013, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p74
The article looks at the Learning Resource Metadata Initiative (LRMI), created by the U.S. Association of Educational Publishers and Creative Commons that can be used by teachers for searching for instructional materials online.
- CHECKLIST. // School Library Journal;Feb81, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p35
Lists educational materials released in the United States as of February 2001. 'Puppets and You in the Library,' a booklet from the Orange County Public Library in California; 'Invitations, Celebrations: A Handbook of Ideas and Techniques for Promoting Reading in Junior and Senior High...
- Lang. Arts, Foreign Language Textbook Sales Could Be Lighter in '04 in Tennessee Than Science in '03. // Educational Marketer;12/1/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 34, p1
Reports that heavy purchasing by large school districts rescued Tennessee's textbook sales in 2003, but may not be repeated in 2003, when schools are supposed to buy instructional materials in K-12 language arts, foreign language and art, dramatics, music and speech.