PreK-12 Market Headlines RSS Feed

Isygames' App Teaches Heart and Lungs Anatomy

Isygames released the Heart and Lungs Lab app for iPad. Combining interactive play with deep learning, the intuitive app promotes serious exploration of the physiology behind the heart and lungs in a fun and educational way. Tactile interaction (including tap, drag and drop), detailed images, and animation inspire curiosity and promote learning while making complex subjects easy to understand. Read More »

Union Public Schools Selects Infinite Campus

Union Public Schools, located in Tulsa, Okla., has selected Infinite Campus as its student data management system to support its more than 15,000 students. As the largest American-owned student information system (SIS) and a preferred vendor in Oklahoma, Infinite Campus was chosen for its corporate stability, innovative product functionality and award-winning support. Read More »

PASCO Signs CTEq's Commitment to Excellence in STEM

PASCO signed on to Change the Equation's (CTEq) Commitment to Excellence in STEM, joining a collective chorus of business leaders in championing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) literacy. In signing the Commitment, PASCO, a member of CTEq, has reaffirmed the value it places on STEM literacy for all young people in the U.S. Read More »

TN School Districts To Implement Skyward

Three Tennessee school districts have designated Skyward, an industry leading K-12 school administrative software provider, as its student information system vendor. With the addition of Franklin Special, Tipton County and Sevier County School Districts this fall, Skyward now serves more than 45 districts in the state. Read More »

Teaching Trust and Breakthrough Collaborative Incorporate Torsh Inc. TALENTâ„¢

Two prominent education non-profits, Teaching Trust and Breakthrough Collaborative, have adopted Torsh Inc.'s TALENT platform for video-based observations, reflection and professional development. These transformational organizations use TALENT's robust feedback and annotation tools to facilitate deep reflection and mentoring for aspiring educators and educational leaders. Read More »

Edgenuity Unveils New Algebra I Course

Edgenuity announced the release of its new Algebra I course. This next generation interactive course is aligned to college and career readiness standards and incorporates data and feedback from the educators and students who use Edgenuity, creating an effective and engaging learning experience for students. Read More »

Discovery Education To Provide PD for 9,000 MD Educators

Maryland's Prince George's County Public Schools and Discovery Education announced an expansion of their 10-year partnership. In this new phase of collaboration, Discovery Education will present the largest professional development event in the school system's history, as well as provide students access to high-quality Science digital textbooks in the 2014-2015 school year. Read More »

MagicBox Helping K-12 Publishers Go Digital in a Smart Way

MagicBox seeks to ease this transition to digital publishing by offering K-12 publishers a cost-effective, mobile distribution solution which allows them to securely create, sell, and distribute interactive, digital content across multiple platforms - both on and offline. Read More »

KDS Launches Suite of Online Common Core Courses

Building on its extensive library of 80 online PD courses, Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS) is poised to address the nation-wide need to deepen educator understanding of the Common Core State Standards by adding 25 new Common Core courses to its catalog. Read More »

New Haven Promise Student Service Program To Be Powered by x2VOL

Students in New Haven Public Schools put 25,000 hours of muscle into the City of New Haven, Conn. each year. Now with the addition of x2VOL, administrators who track and verify those student service hours won't even break a sweat. Recently, the district and New Haven Promise selected x2VOL from intelliVOL, to ease the management and reporting of student service hours. Click to tweet. Read More »