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OverDrive Education Launches Shared Collections for K-12

To increase accessibility, OverDrive Education now offers shared collections, a collaborative eBook platform that enables two or more schools or districts to borrow eBooks and audiobooks via a single, easy-to-use website, with all purchased titles available to all participating institutions' users. Read More »

Carnegie Learning Expands Assessment Offerings

Carnegie Learning, Inc. announced today a collaboration with Edulastic, an online assessment platform that provides educators additional ways to assess learning and measure student progress. Carnegie Learning customers now have additional flexibility to add summative assessments to complement the formative assessment built into the MATHia software. Read More »

IO Education, Vanderbilt Partner To Improve the VAL-ED

IO Education has formed a strategic relationship with Vanderbilt University to assume distribution rights for the Vanderbilt Assessment of Leadership in Education (VAL-ED) school leadership evaluation system ... IO Education will offer the VAL-ED tool to districts nation-wide to support their efforts in increasing principal effectiveness, a research-based prerequisite for improving educational outcomes Read More »

Newly Available Lexile Measures in Amplify's mCLASS:DIBELS Next

MetaMetrics and Amplify are excited to announce their partnership and identify the reading gains that students have achieved. In the past year, more than 1.3 million students in kindergarten through sixth grade received Lexile® measures from Amplify's mCLASS DIBELS Next assessment. Read More »

Listenwise Launches Listening Comprehension Assessment

Listenwise announced the launch of their new listening comprehension assessments which give teachers the ability to evaluate students across eight different aspects of listening comprehension such as main idea, vocabulary and inferencing. Listenwise’s quizzes fill a national need to teach and monitor listening skills in middle and high schools... Read More »

IXL Releases Adaptive Middle School Science and Social Studies Curriculum

IXL Learning announced the introduction of adaptive science and social studies content for grades 6–8. Each skill in the curriculum leads students through a series of concepts using multi-stage challenges, which they complete by answering interactive questions. This progression helps students build mastery of complex topics, while the challenges make the learning process engaging. Read More »

Schools Harness CTE Using FuelEd's Career Readiness Pathways

Fuel Education™ created Career Readiness Pathways™ to help districts provide a clear learning path for students interested in pursuing industry-recognized certifications in high-demand careers. Since its launch in February 2016, 73 schools, districts, or education organizations in 23 states have signed on to provide CTE programs including Career Readiness Pathways. Read More »

ThinkCERCA Launches Blended Learning Planning Tool

ThinkCERCA announced the launch of its new Classroom Planning Tool, aimed at helping teachers customize and adapt classrooms into blended learning environments... The Planning Tool assists educators in setting up blended implementations that are aligned to their school's level of technology access, schedule, and instructional plan, offering a variety of learning models to fit the needs of every classroom. Read More »

Frontline Launches Frontline Insights Platform and Frontline Central

Frontline Education continues to lead the industry with the launch of its first-of-a-kind Insights Platform and new employment data integration and analysis solution, Frontline Central. Both advances help further Frontline Education's commitment to bring the most comprehensive, integrated human capital management portfolio to more than 9,500 K-12 organizations across North America. Read More »

Shmoop Now Offers Essay-Writing Help for Every Occasion

Shmoop (http://www.shmoop.com), a digital publisher known for its award-winning test prep and certified online courses, can help turn a professional Tweeter into a professional writer. From messy brainstorming to pristine revisions, Shmoop's Essay Labs will help students create masterpieces worthy of any occasion. Read More »