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Agile Mind's New Innovative Mathematics Course

Agile Mind launched Intensified Mathematics I, designed for districts following an integrated mathematics pathway to help struggling students succeed in gateway mathematics courses. The new Intensified Mathematics I program integrates best practices in math instruction for adolescents with powerful advances from developmental and social psychology... Read More »

Bretford's “Whole Student, Whole Room, Whole School" Model

Bretford Manufacturing, Inc. is demonstrating its “Whole Student, Whole Room, Whole School” education model in the Bretford Showroom during NeoCon 2016, June 13-15 at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago. Show attendees can expect to see award-winning furniture products, learning tools, research, and case study examples focused on preparing today’s students for the future. Read More »

PCG 'Principal's Playbook' Provides PD to MI Principals

As part of an ongoing effort to improve school performance, Saginaw School District (MI) has recently turned its focus to principals, providing them with additional professional development in the areas of leadership and data literacy. For assistance with designing and implementing their innovative approach to professional development, Saginaw turned to Public Consulting Group. Read More »

NWEA Selects Curriculum Crafter as Instructional Content Partner

The Northwest Evaluation Association announced that Curriculum Crafter LCC®, a cloud-based curriculum and plan management tool used to improve learning, has joined the NWEA Instructional Content Provider program. The partnership between NWEA and Curriculum Crafter will allow educators to find teaching resources directly aligned to student results from the Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®) assessment. Read More »

BloomBoard and CCSSO Partner To Deliver Personalized PD for School Leaders

BloomBoard and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) have partnered to provide leadership development opportunities around the new National Policy Board for Educational Administration (NPBEA) standards. Principals and administrators in CCSSO’s Principal Action Group will curate collections of peer-reviewed online resources aligned to the new NPBEA 2015 Professional Standards for Educational Leaders.... Read More »

Pearson Collaborates with NCSSS To Offer Access to STEM Courses

Connections Learning by Pearson announced a collaboration with the National Consortium of Secondary STEM Schools (NCSSS). The collaboration will offer NCSSS member schools science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs for students with proven-effective online STEM tools and courses, as well as expert teachers. Read More »

PD Learning Network, Badgr Partner To Provide Open Badges for PD

PD Learning Network (PDLN) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Badgr to issue and host its competency-based micro-credential badges for K-12 educators. Badgr practices and advances openness and transferability of badges which ensures that teachers can show competency in any of the skills they acquire from PDLN courses. Read More »

Indianapolis Public Selects Schoology as Its LMS

Schoology, the education technology company that puts collaboration at the heart of the learning experience, today announced that Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) has chosen Schoology as its new Learning Management System (LMS). The contract will make Schoology available to more than 26,000 students among the 60 schools within its district. Read More »

REMC Awards Skyward with SAVE SIS Bid

Skyward, a leader in K-12 school administrative software, has been selected to receive the SAVE Student Information System Bid, awarded by the REMC Association of Michigan. The awarded partnership will allow districts throughout the state to forgo the standard bidding process required for selecting an SIS, saving Michigan districts valuable time and money. Read More »

McREL Forms Strategic Partnership with Discovery Education

McREL International announced a new strategic partnership with Discovery Education supporting teacher leaders nationwide as they create dynamic digital learning environments. Through this new collaboration, McREL will support Discovery Education’s global efforts to grow the capacity of teacher leaders by developing innovation configuration (IC) maps for Discovery Education’s Digital Leader Corps. Read More »