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KDS and USC Create PD on Teaching Diverse Learners

Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS), in collaboration with the Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California, has announced today that it is offering a comprehensive course that provides practical strategies for differentiating instruction to support ELs to allow them the meet rigorous College-and-Career-Ready-Standards (CCRS). Read More »

Aeries and LearnSprout Partner To Promote K-12 Data Insights

Eagle Software announced a new partnership with LearnSprout. The partnership will provide California schools using with early warning software that will identify at-risk students, track chronic absenteeism and identify historical trends in student data. The integration will also allow for the use of the new LearnSprout Dashboard, which allows high school counselors to monitor college readiness for an entire school at a glance. Read More »

Alliance for Excellent Education Selects GuideK12 for Data Visualization

The Alliance for Excellent Education wanted an interactive online map to highlight all schools and school districts that are participating in two important programs-Digital Learning Day and Future Ready Schools-when it turned to GuideK12 and its team of experts for its flagship solution. Read More »

Baltimore City Schools Adopt Innovative World Geography Program

Revolution Rhythm LLC, a leader in arts integration education and music therapy services, is pleased to announce Baltimore City Public Schools’ adoption of its social studies and world geography program, Sounds Around the World. At the center of the SAW protocol is an innovative game, combining global music, team competition, and specialty maps, that offers outstanding student motivation and proven educational outcomes. Read More »

CK-12 Launches Simulations for STEM Curriculum

he CK-12 Foundation today announced the launch of a new simulations module that uses real-world interactivity to increase student engagement for the CK-12 STEM platform. The free STEM learning platform - created by teachers for teachers - is used in more than 30,000 schools worldwide and will now include a wide range of simulations for physics with more STEM subjects and concepts to follow. Read More »

KS Preschool Programs Using myIGDIs

To ensure young children are reaching important achievement standards and school readiness goals, the Kansas Preschool Programs (KPP) are integrating structures necessary for implementing a Multi-tiered System of Supports (MTSS). The Kansas MTSS framework is based on a systematic, evidence-based approach to curriculum, instruction, and assessment practices for influencing positive educational outcomes. Read More »

New Sample Student Reports from Achieve

Achieve today released a set of sample student assessment reports intended to help states, districts, and schools better communicate student assessment results to teachers, school leaders, and families. The sample family reports that have been shaped by feedback from parents as well as sample reports for educators that have been shaped by feedback from teachers and school leaders. Read More »

Think Through Math Partners with MetaMetrics

Think Through Learning has entered into an agreement with MetaMetrics®, the developer of The Quantile® Framework for Mathematics. Under the terms of the agreement, the Quantile Framework will now be integrated with the TTM supplemental math curriculum, providing invaluable insight into a student's readiness and ability to learn more advanced mathematical skills and concepts... Read More »

VINCI Academy To Open Daycare & Pre-K in Century City

After years of success educating children worldwide, VINCI Education in partnership with Mass Equity will open its first U.S.-based full-service daycare and Pre-K facility in Century City this summer. VINCI Academy blends the highly regarded teaching philosophies of Montessori and Reggio Emilia, together with developmentally appropriate technology, to provide a holistic learning environment where children are positioned on the path to academic and life success. Read More »

MindPlay Introduces New PD About Dyslexia

MindPlay introduced a new professional development program about dyslexia for K-12 teachers and parents. Understanding Dyslexia is an online program that helps teachers identify students who have dyslexia, a learning disability that affects as much as 10 percent of the population. The program also explains how to help these students learn to read. Read More »