Middle and high school students will be able to use YouTube on a limited basis during the 2017-18 school year.
Vancouver Public Schools has been recognized as a national District of Distinction for its efforts to empower school-level leaders
School and district communicators received six Publications and Electronic Media Awards and a Golden Achievement Award from the National School Public Relations Association.
Zach Desjarlais is the only honoree from Washington state or the West Coast.
Just in time for ConnectED Day comes a blog post by Superintendent Steve Webb that delves into Future Ready leadership and how it enables access, leadership and innovation in a school district.
Chief Digital Officer Mark Ray spoke about the evolving role of school librarians at a recent TEDx event.
Just as pounding the pavement to look for jobs has largely been replaced by online applications and LinkedIn, so too have career explorations been updated. Technology now factors into the learning process as early as elementary school.
For many Vancouver Public Schools students who ride the bus, “homework” might be more aptly called “bus-work.”
Vancouver Public Schools is one of eight Future Ready districts featured in a set of professional learning resources recently released by the U.S. Department of Education.
This year, VPS students in sixth through 12th grades are using iPads or laptops, thanks to a 2013 community-approved technology levy.