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Edmentum™ Introduces New Summer Enhancements

Edmentum is rolling out a series of powerful enhancements to its Study Island, Courseware, and Exact Path products. Each enhancement is based entirely on educator feedback and designed to save teachers time and increase student engagement. Improvements are being made in both educator and student features, creating an even more streamlined education experience that seamlessly connects teachers, students, and administrators. Read More »

Alaska DOE Names LMS First Choice

ICS Learning Group Inc., makers of Asentia LMS, a learning management system for facilitating a blended learning ecosystem, announced this week a partnership with DEED, the state agency controlling primary and secondary education in Alaska. The partnership with Asentia LMS will allow DEED to replace its existing LMS platform Read More »

TypingMaster Introduces Game-Based Typing Course

TypingMaster Inc.,presents their latest game-based course, TypeTastic, which is specially designed for elementary-school students. Created with teacher and classroom feedback, TypeTastic gets even the youngest students started typing by using just one finger to start. These pedagogical games are designed for both computers and touchscreen devices, providing easy access for everyone. Read More »

Walch Education Announces the Release of NC Math

Walch’s North Carolina Math 1, 2 and 3 is comprised of a comprehensive, convenient and supportive set of teacher resources (available in print form and/or via Instructure’s Canvas and learning management systems), online and printable unit assessments, and consumable student workbooks. The resources are centered around problem-based tasks and provide a variety of options for teachers and students. Read More »

bulb Implements New Enterprise Features

bulb, a leading provider of digital portfolios for the education marketplace, announced additional features of their bulbSchool platform, built specifically to address key issues of credentials management, rostering, and security. bulbSchool is a collaborative community built for schools to curate, create, share, and showcase work. In this space, teachers can create private class groups for publishing shared work and assignments. Read More »

Pearson's Realize LMS Now Integrates with Google Classroom

Pearson unveiled the latest version of its Realize™ learning management system (LMS), featuring an integration with the free education tool, Google Classroom. The Classroom integration can save teachers time and help them to improve instruction and learning, as they can easily access and choose premium digital content from the LMS, assign the materials, communicate, and collaborate with their students via Google Classroom. Read More »

PowerSchool's Unified Classroom Solution

PowerSchool’s Unified Classroom is a single comprehensive technology platform for learning, instruction, grading, assessment, and management of student data. The solution gives teachers real-time insights into each student’s performance enabling teachers to make data-informed decisions for personalized learning. Read More »

BeaLu Books To Launch YA Supernatural Thriller Series

BeaLu Books, an indie children's book publisher, today announced it is planning an October launch of the first novel in a new supernatural thriller series titled "One Chance." The author of the series' first book is Sarah Frank, a 14-year-old writer, poet and student-athlete who lives in Tampa and will be a high school freshman later this summer. Read More »

Follett, EveryLibrary Partner To Advocate for K-12 Libraries

Follett is intensifying its support of K-12 school libraries and librarians by partnering with EveryLibrary, a Chicago-based political action committee dedicated to advocating for libraries and librarians at the state level. The Follett-EveryLibrary partnership will initially focus its work with school library associations in six states: Illinois, Washington, Pennsylvania, Nevada, Florida, and Mississippi. Read More »

Utah State Board of Education Approves MIDAS Education

The Utah State Board of Education (USBE) approved a five-year contract for MIDAS Education to implement a statewide Professional Development Management System. MIDAS will deliver the management system via its Education Enterprise Management (EEM) solution. Read More »