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Curriculum & Technology to empower your staff to help your students succeed in school and life.
Curriculum & Technology to empower your staff to help your students succeed in school and life.

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Blended Learning Workshop, Friday, May 2, 2014 @ Riverside Elementary School District: Hear it from the school series 2014. Lindsay Smith, Blended Learning Consultant will be leading the sessions; http://backbonecommunications.com/news/may-2-blended-learning-workshop/
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How do you get the funding you need for the technology you want? 
Mimio has created five downloadable Funding Guides. Each guide focuses on a single fund and explains specifically how Mimio technology or software qualifies for that fund. Download the guide that’s right for you.

Title I, Part A: College and Career Readiness
Title I, Section 1003(g) School Improvement Grants
Title IV, Part B: 21st Century Community Learning Centers
Race to the Top
Charter Schools Fund

http://backbonecommunications.com/news/mimio-funding-download-guides/
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Arizona Department of Education Title I Blended Learning Grant Application Planning Workshop
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 @ 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM PST
http://backbonecommunications.com/news/march-26-arizona-department-of-education-title-i-blended-learning-grant-application-planning-workshop/
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Charter School Workshop: April 27, Phoenix, AZ:

Collaborate with other innovative Charter School educators on best practices of blended learning programs.

Keynote Speaker: Chris Kotterman
Arizona Department of Education
Deputy Director of Policy Development & Government Relations

Topic: Where is the Legislature going with AOI, Online Learning Schools

Additional topics to be covered:
- Steps to take to offer online education
- Options available to combine Classroom, Online & Mobile Learning
- Enrollment and Retention Strategies
- Flexible and affordable pricing solutions to better fit the needs of Charter Schools
Charter School Workshop April 27, Phoenix, AZ: http://tinyurl.com/azcharterschools
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K12 Inc Acquisition Notification

As you are probably aware, the American Education Corporation (AEC), publisher of the A+ family of products, has become part of K12, the leader in online K-12 education. K12 currently serves more than 2,000 districts in all 50 states and has delivered more than 4 million online courses to students. We have invested more than $250 million in best-in-class curriculum and learning systems, and were recently rated the #1 leading provider of online curriculum to school districts across the United States by EdNET Insight’s “State of the K-12 Market” annual survey.
http://www.backbonecommunications.com/news/k12-inc-acquisition-notification/
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Join other innovative educators to learn about creating successful online learning programs.

During this event you will have an opportunity to learn, share and network with other district and online learning personnel. Whether you are currently running an online program or charged with exploring or starting an online program, this event will provide critical information for success including:

* AOI Best Practices for a successful K-12 hybrid learning program
* Applying for and building your own online school
* Creating a FLEX Academy with your Brick & Mortar School

Hosted by Sedona Oak Creek Unified School District through support by K12 & Backbone Communications.
tinyurl.com/azonlinelearning
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Backbone Communications is excited to sponsor Beth Gemmill and offer an exclusive in-depth experience to learn about the joint venture between Middlebury College & Middlebury Interactive Languages.

Middlebury was formed because two great institutions recognized an urgent need to improve access to high quality world language learning programs in order to meet the challenges of a 21st Century global economy.
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