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Discovery Education Adds Civics and Government Course To SS Techbook

Discovery Education has added a new Civics and Government course for grades 6-8 to the award-winning Social Studies Techbook. Discovery Education's Social Studies Techbook™ is a complete digital solution that replaces traditional textbooks and features standards-based digital content that strengthens literacy, critical thinking, and citizenship skills. Read More »

CASE Endorses Classworks® Special Ed Resources

The Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE) has officially re-endorsed Classworks®, a comprehensive K-8 assessment and instruction solution. Classworks’ special education resources include screening, assessment, and instruction tools to support the needs of both special educators and exceptional students. Read More »

ASBSD Partners with Scenario Learning

Scenario Learning and the Associated School Boards of South Dakota (ASBSD) announce a new partnership bringing the SafeSchools Online Staff Training System to ASBSD's 150 public K-12 school districts throughout the state. Members of the ASBSD Protective Trust's Workers' Compensation and Property/Liability Funds now have complimentary access to the market-leading training system at no cost, while other ASBSD members receive the program at a 50 percent savings. Read More »

Oxnard SD and myON Partner To Prevent Summer Slide

myON and Oxnard School District are joining forces to reach the district's goal of having students read one billion words by the end of summer 2016. The challenge provides access to thousands of books through myON's cloud-based personalized literacy platform in order to reduce the effect of summer slide, as well as to encourage the love of reading for life-long learning. Read More »

PCG and Wiley/Jossey Bass Launch 'Paths to College and Career' Writing Books

Wiley and PCG Education have launched their new Paths to College and Career Writing books: Argument Writing, Narrative Writing, and Informative Writing. Originally developed to address Common Core as part of the EngageNY curriculum, each of these newly revised resources for grades 9-12 comes with a Teacher's Guide and a Student Journal. The Teacher's Guides are also available as ebooks. Read More »

Salt Lake City District Partners with PublicSchoolWORKS

Salt Lake City School District was looking for a better way to store Safety Data Sheets so all employees could easily access chemical information, labels and handling instructions. After evaluating RFP bids, Salt Lake City School District recognized that the EmployeeSafe Suite from PublicSchoolWORKS was a comprehensive risk management system that not only met the expectations of the RFP, but provided a system that would help reduce risk for the district. Read More »

Learning List, College Board Forge AP Materials Alliance

Learning List, the leading instructional materials review service for schools and districts, announces its alliance with The College Board to provide professional, independent reviews of Advanced Placement (AP) materials to empower educators to select instructional materials that will best prepare their students for success in AP courses. Read More »

Marshall Cavendish's Online Trainings To Help Improve Math Education

Marshall Cavendish Education, publisher of the Singapore Math® curriculum, introduced a new, online professional development series for teachers of grades K to 5 scheduled throughout August. These Back-2-School with Math professional development math webinars give teachers confidence and inspiration as they learn math strategies... Read More »

The Education Cooperative, Pearson Partner for Blended Learning

Pearson announced that The Education Cooperative (TEC) will provide its Connections Learning personalized online courses and instructional tools to public schools across Massachusetts beginning this fall. Through this new collaboration, districts across Massachusetts will have the opportunity to affordably supplement their local program of studies with access to 600 proven, state standards-aligned online courses Read More »

Performance Matters Introduces Classroom Observation Tool

Performance Matters announces Truenorthlogic Observation, an intuitive, online solution for conducting classroom observations, collecting evidence and sharing feedback. Going far beyond simple scripting tools, it gives K-12 districts the tools to configure, customize and streamline the observation process, eliminating the need for onerous paper-driven processes. Read More »