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Edsby Adds Integration with Google Apps for Education

Edsby now offers integration with Google Apps for Education. Google Apps for Education provides students and teachers with a good way to author, collaborate and submit documents. Combined with Edsby, the platform creates an interactive classroom experience that enables a convenient single sign-on and tight integration between the two cloud-based solutions. Read More »

Plain Local SD Improves Student Outcomes Using i-Ready

Using Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready® Diagnostic & Instruction and Ready® programs, Plain Local School District in Canton, OH has successfully streamlined its assessment process, personalized its instruction, and improved learning outcomes for students in grades K-8. Read More »

SEL Experts Discuss Importance of Assessment Tied to Curriculum

Organizations have conducted research to determine how SEL strategies can better help students achieve academically. Apperson is helping educators and administrators earn how SEL assessment and instruction helps improve student outcomes and alleviate behavior issues... Read More »

EDTRAINING CENTER and observe4success Partner for Personalized PD

EDTRAININGCENTER, leading provider of online training and professional development to the K-12 industry has teamed up with observe4success, an award winning classroom observation and walkthrough platform, to create a new kind of observation, feedback, and professional development program for administrators, coaches, mentors, and teachers. Read More »

Halton District School Board Chooses Edsby

Edsby, an innovative cloud-based education engagement platform that connects K-12 students, teachers and parents using smartphones, tablets and the web, has been selected by Halton District School Board (HDSB) to improve parent communication and give students and teachers electronic access to what they need to know each day at school. Read More »

K-12 TechDecisions Unveils Comprehensive Series on Gaming

K-12 Tech Decisions is pleased to announce that it will host a series on games and gaming in the classroom by education gaming authority Mitch Weisburgh, Co-Founder and Director at Games 4 Ed, a non-profit committed to studying and breaking down the barriers to ubiquitous gaming in the classroom. Read More »

MIT and Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Collaborate To Transform Teaching in the Digital Age

MIT and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation announced a new collaboration aimed at supporting teachers in their efforts to use emerging digital learning tools and environments, especially in the areas of STEM. The effort will promote new ideas, technologies, and curricula along with research related to educator preparation with a focus on STEM subjects ,,, Read More »

Maryland's Allegany County Public Schools and Discovery Education Expand Partnership

Maryland's Allegany County Public Schools (ACPS) announced today an expansion of its partnership with Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, creating authentic digital learning environments in classrooms district-wide. Read More »

InfoSnap Awarded a TCPN Contract To Provide Special Pricing

Region 4 Education Service Center awarded InfoSnap a cooperative contract that provides members of The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) with competitive pricing for online enrollment and registration solutions. This contract eliminates the need for public, private, charter schools, and districts to gather multiple quotes or go out to public bid. Read More »

Edsby Announces Integration with Microsoft Office 365

Edsby, developers of an innovative learning management system built for K-12 schools, now integrates with Microsoft Office 365. One aspect of the integration is in the area of single sign-on support. Edsby users can now authenticate via Microsoft's Azure Active Directory and the OAuth2 protocol. This enables a convenient one-click login for Edsby users already authenticated with Office 365. Read More »