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Reading Horizons Incorporates the Lexile® Framework

Reading Horizons and MetaMetrics® announce the expansion of their partnership with the addition of Lexile® measures in the Reading Horizons Discovery™ program. Reading Horizons and MetaMetrics first announced their partnership in May 2015 when Lexile measures launched in the Reading Horizons Elevate reading program. Read More »

Turnitin Pilot Study Confirms Revision Assistant Effectiveness

One evening last spring when eighth grade English teacher, Chelsea Kordecki, put down her last student's essay, she smiled. She had just finished pilot testing a new instructional product from Turnitin that promised students would revise more often and write better essays. The product, Revision Assistant, had delivered and Mrs. Kordecki was pleased to see that it had delivered in a big way. Read More »

Wordly Wise 3000® Online Helps Close the Achievement Gap

Struggling readers who learn with Wordly Wise 3000® Online realize overall increased achievement in reading abilities and vocabulary, according to an efficacy study released today from EPS Literacy and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, Inc. The study demonstrates that the program is a highly effective intervention tool for students, Read More »

Blackbaud Publishes eBook To Help Schools Engage Major Donors

Blackbaud, Inc., the leading provider of software and services for the global philanthropic community, today announced the availability of a new eBook highlighting best practices for creating fundraising messages for schools that resonate with major donors. The eBook is part one of a six-part series offering resources to K-12 schools. Read More »

GoGuardian Announces Google Classroom Integration

GoGuardian announced the launch of Google Classroom Integration for GoGuardian for Teachers, a product currently used by teachers of more than 200,000 students in nearly 1,000 school districts. GoGuardian for Teachers connects teachers to students in real-time, allowing teachers to view and interact with the assignments students are working on, and share appropriate online resources when necessary. Read More »

New Pearson Report Explores Strategies for Ensuring College and Career Readiness

To help educators cut through the noise and determine the best strategies and interventions for ensuring college and career readiness, Pearson today released white paper, "On Track: Redefining Readiness in Education and the Workplace." Read More »

myON Adds Classic Novels and Short Stories

myON, a business unit of Capstone and leading provider of personalized literacy solutions in the K-12 marketplace, has added myON Classics collections for middle and high school students to its 10,000-book collection. Aiming to reach middle and high school myON users, myON Classic books are complete in their original format, not abridged or condensed in any way. Read More »

3-D Phonics Bingo Earns the GEI Seal of Endorsement

Primary Concepts' 3-D Phonics Bingo has earned the Global Educator Institute (GEI) Seal of Endorsement from the Global Educator Institute, placing it among the best teaching products available today. GEI recognizes the very best in classroom-tested, teacher-approved learning products using a vigorous review process. Read More »

National Dropout Prevention Network and Edgenuity Partner

The National Dropout Prevention Network (NDPN) and Edgenuity have formed a strategic alliance as part of the organizations' shared commitment to help reduce the nation's dropout rates and to enable students to graduate successfully from high school. Edgenuity is the sixth organization to become an NDPN Innovation Partner. Read More »

Istation Approved as Supplemental Program by CDE

Istation is pleased to announce it has been identified as an approved supplemental program by the Colorado Department of Education (CDE) in conjunction with the Colorado READ Act. Passed in 2012, the Colorado Reading to Ensure Academic Development Act (READ Act) focuses on kindergarten through 3rd grade literacy and assessment as well as on students with a significant reading deficiency. Read More »