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Facebook and Time Warner Inc. Team To Expand Bullying Prevention Campaign

Facebook and Time Warner Inc. announced today that they are bringing together and expanding their individual efforts against bullying to launch a wide-ranging, major cross-platform partnership initiative called Stop Bullying: Speak Up. Read More »

New Dimension Media Offers $100,000 in Streaming Media Credits to ISTE Attendees

New Dimension Media (NDM) is offering $500 in cash credits toward the adoption of CCC! streaming media to all attendees of ISTE 2011 as part of its "ISTE Show Special"-with over $100,000 of credits offered in total. Read More »

Brookes Publishing Co.’s ‘Executive Function in the Classroom’

Students with strong executive function skills hold the keys to school and social success—from attention and impulse control to time management and organization. Now K–12 teachers have a practical guide to enhancing these critical skills for all students, with and without learning disabilities with Executive Function in the Classroom. In it, Author Christopher Kaufman develops a structure for teachers to ensure student achievement. Read More »

The Learning First Alliance Announces Partnership with Hot Chalk for Weekly Guest Blog

Learning First Alliance (LFA), a partnership of 17 national education associations representing more than ten million parents, educators and policymakers, has signed on to provide HotChalk readers with a weekly guest blog from the organization. LFA’s guest blog will touch on a myriad of subjects surrounding the challenges and triumphs of America’s classrooms. Read More »

CompassLearning Announces Recipients of Odyssey Innovation Grants

CompassLearning, the leading provider of personalized education technology solutions for grades K-12, today announced the 2011 recipients of the CompassLearning Odyssey® Innovation Grant. The grant program is designed to celebrate outstanding examples of educational excellence through the innovative use of CompassLearning Odyssey in elementary and secondary schools in the U.S. Read More »

Winners of eBOARD Awards of Excellence Demonstrate Best Practice in Use of Administrative Technology

eBOARDsolutions announces the winners for the first annual eBOARD Awards of Excellence. The program was designed to recognize and showcase best practices in school governance and leadership in the areas of strategic plan management, meetings administration and internal and external communications. Read More »

Solution Tree Press and Teachscape Win AEP's Inaugural “Innovation Award”

With an abundance of high-quality educational resources submitted to this year’s Distinguished Achievement Awards given by the AEP, 11 products stood out as incredibly innovative to the education market. AEP created the Innovation Awards to recognize those products that aid in the teaching and learning process in a truly creative and inventive way. Read More »

Educational Awards Honor Products for Instructional Excellence

Focusing on educational excellence for both teaching and learning, the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP), a national, nonprofit organization serving the educational resource community, names the winners of the 2011 AEP Awards in the Golden Lamp, Distinguished Achievement (DAA) and Beacon categories. Read More »

2011 Great School Fundraiser Contest Winners Announced

The 2011 Great School Fundraiser Contest generated a number of inspiring successful fundraising submissions from communities who had to find creative and effective ways to raise funds to overcome recent budget shortfalls. Each entry was reviewed to determine how the result from the fundraising activity was used to support school and learning-related activities. Read More »

ASCD Announces Free 2011 Summer Boot Camp Webinar Series

ASCD announces the 2011 Summer Boot Camp webinar series to assist teachers and other educators around the globe to prepare for the 2011–12 school year. Composed of six free, informative webinars, ASCD’s Summer Boot Camp offers valuable information for educators at every level. Read More »