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Flocabulary Debuts Student Assessments and Reporting Tools

Flocabulary announced the launch of a new suite of features to help teachers, schools and districts assess student knowledge and diagnose needs for differentiation and intervention. In addition to the educational hip-hop videos and interactive activities Flocabulary is known for, each instructional unit now features an auto-graded formative assessment for students. Read More »

GEARup2LEAD Partners with Graduation Alliance, Flint Community

Michigan students looking for flexible learning opportunities will soon be able to earn their high school diploma online while developing into agents of change in their local communities. GEARup2LEAD, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering leadership in local communities, established the academy with education support from Graduation Alliance, experts in career planning and alternative education who help students prepare for employment opportunities. Read More »

New Nonfiction Classroom Skill Books and Magazine from Scholastic

Scholastic announced new skill books and a new magazine designed to expose students to compelling, complex nonfiction texts and help them build skills in writing, science, and geography. Editors from Scholastic classroom magazines, which include Scholastic News®, created the materials in response to requests from teachers for more engaging and up-to-date nonfiction focused in these subjects. Read More »

Raptor Technologies Joins with Safe and Sound for Secure Learning Environments

To improve the safety and security of schools across the United States, Raptor Technologies, the nation’s leading provider of visitor management software for K-12 schools, is partnering with Safe and Sound: A Sandy Hook Initiative. As a partner and Advisory Group member, Raptor will assist Safe and Sound with creating and delivering safety materials and best practices to school communities across the nation. Read More »

Stafford County Public Schools Selects Tyler Technologies’ ERP Solution

Tyler Technologies, Inc. has signed an agreement with Virginia’s Stafford County Public Schools for Tyler’s Munis® enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. The agreement includes software licenses, professional services, maintenance and support. Read More »

MetaMetrics Partners with More Than 20 State Departments of Education

MetaMetrics® announces its partnership with 22 state departments of education to promote learning this summer. Through joint efforts with the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), MetaMetrics supports a national, state-led summer learning initiative, the "Chief's Summer Learning Challenge," to keep students reading and engaging in math over the summer months. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Education Launches New SRA Open Court Reading

McGraw-Hill Education announced the expansion of two key language arts and reading programs with significantly upgraded editions of SRA Open Court Reading and SRA FLEX Literacy, to enhance the school curriculum for K-12 reading and language arts. Read More »

Classworks® and Renaissance Learning Partner

Classworks, by Curriculum Advantage, Inc. and Renaissance Learning announced a strategic partnership that makes personalization of learning easier for teachers. Integration of Renaissance Learning's STAR reading and math assessment data with the Classworks suite of instruction gives teachers a seamless and more efficient tool to provide engaging personalized instruction for students while also reducing the testing burden in classrooms. Read More »

Follett Partners with The Classroom Library Company

As part of its introduction of the Follett Classroom Libraries new product line, Follett today announced it would be partnering with The Classroom Library Company (CLC), a St. Louis-based distributor and publisher of educational media correlated to state and national standards. Read More »

Edmentum Unveils Enhancements to Reading Eggspress

Edmentum will showcase new enhancements to its web-based literacy program, Reading Eggspress, at the International Literacy Association (ILA) 2015 Conference. The improvements provide a more robust and targeted learning experience for elementary students, supporting Edmentum's Reading Eggs and Reading Eggspress customer base of over 60,000 teachers nationwide. Read More »