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Destination Imagination Joins with Oracle Academy

Destination Imagination (DI), an educational non-profit organization dedicated to teaching students the creative process through hands-on STEM, arts and service learning challenges, today announced it has teamed with Oracle Academy to advance technology-based learning opportunities for students and teachers worldwide. Read More »

Bridgeport Public Schools Expands Use of myON

Bridgeport Public Schools announces the expansion of their partnership with myON, a personalized digital literacy platform providing students online and offline access to over 7,000 authentic digital books. Bridgeport sought out myON to strengthen their literacy program by better integrating technology into their curriculum and to place more books in the hands of their students. Read More »

LEGO® Education Enhances StoryStarter Offerings

LEGO® Education announced three new StoryStarter Expansion Sets to enable students to create rich, detailed stories and reports. The Expansion Sets are to be combined with the StoryStarter Core Set, Curriculum Pack, and StoryVisualizer software, providing many additional lessons and opportunities for exploring a variety of writing styles. Read More »

FableVision Learning and Lulu Jr. Partner on Online Book Publishing Platform

FableVision Learning and Lulu Jr., the children's division of online self-publishing pioneer, have announced their partnership to develop My Awesome Publishing Company! TM, the web-based writing and book publishing platform designed for young learners, initially grades K-8. Read More »

LEGO® Education Introduces Hands-On Elementary Math Solution

LEGO® Education announced the availability of LEGO Education MoreToMath 1-2, a supplemental tool for first and second grades, aimed at teaching and reinforcing the practices of mathematical problem solving as defined by the latest national standards. Mathematics problems can be a difficult concept for young children to grasp. This innovative classroom resource uses the familiar LEGO brick as the tool that makes abstract math tangible. Read More »

Capstone's PebbleGo Earth and Space Database Now PebbleGo Science

Capstone is transforming its PebbleGo™ Earth and Space database to PebbleGo Science. In addition to covering earth and space content, the database now also supports the core concepts of physical science, life science, and engineering, technology, and applied sciences. Read More »

Pitsco's 2015 Big Book Debuts New Products

Over the last 43 years, Pitsco Education has created an expansive collection of hands-on, STEM-based products and curriculum, and the 2015 Big Book catalog adds even more innovative products to that list. Classroom favorites such as dragsters, catapults, airplanes, rockets, and more can be found in the Big Book along with some new educational products Read More »

Tennessee Develops Education Standards Review Website

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam recently announced a public review process to obtain feedback from Tennesseans regarding the state’s education standards. The Standards Review Application, designed, developed and deployed within about 30 days, is part of that process. The application allows visitors to read each standard and vote on whether it should be kept as is, reviewed, or removed. If it needs to be reviewed or removed, the application presents a text box in which the respondent can provide supplemental information and comments. Read More »

MicroK12 Launches Standards Planner Online Lesson Tool

Standards Planner includes lesson planning, curriculum development, peer collaboration and a variety of other features. This software is designed to help teachers and districts organize their instructional material but also gives them the ability to search through standards-aligned resources such as Khan Academy, CK12 Flexbooks and more- a feature unique to Standards Planner. Read More »

ABC-CLIO Innovation Grant Supports Educators in Elevating Student Thinking

ABC-CLIO Solutions, an award-winning digital curriculum resource for history and humanities, presents the 2015 "Think Out Loud" Innovation Grant. The program supports the authentic thinking skills needed for college, career, and civic life through the use of ABC-CLIO Solutions 15 online curriculum collections. Read More »