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Sumter County (FL) School District Selects Teachscape

Sumter County School District (SCSD) in Bushnell, FL has chosen Teachscape to help them drive teacher effectiveness and promote a culture of continuous professional improvement. SCSD will implement the Teachscape Effectiveness Platform based on Charlotte Danielson's 2011 Framework for Teaching Evaluation Instrument (FFT)... Read More »

Boston College HS Selects EBSCO Discovery Service

Boston College High School has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ from EBSCO Information Services as the basis for their library resource Corcoran One Search. After looking at several services, the librarians found that EDS had many highly desirable features including responsive web design, mobile accessibility and an easy-to-use discovery layer platform for students. Read More »

New Kit, Supporting CCSS: Family Engagement for Student Success

The Parent Institute has a new ready-to-use kit to help school leaders get parents on board with the transition to the Common Core and make their program a success. The Supporting Common Core State Standards: Family Engagement for Student Success kit comes on the heels of the Phi Delta Kappa (PDK)/Gallup Poll showing that significant communication challenges that can interfere with the successful implementation of the CCSS... Read More »

CA Middle School Students Conquer Math with ALEKS

Deborah Burton, a seventh and eighth-grade math teacher at Big Bear Middle School in Big Bear, Calif., considers the color-keyed pie chart in ALEKS as one of her favorite teaching tools. The interactive pie chart displays the results of a student's current knowledge and each pie slice corresponds to a particular group of math topics, such as fractions or equations. Read More »

Evansville Vanderburgh Schools Choose DecisionEd's Data Warehouse

DecisionEd announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation (EVSC) to implement a data warehouse solution for data management, analytics and reports. Read More »

NYSED Names i-Ready® Diagnostic for Grades 9-12 as an Approved Measure of Student Growth

Curriculum Associates' i-Ready Diagnostic for Reading and Math for Grades 9-12 has been approved by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) as a measure of student achievement or growth. As a result, i-Ready Diagnostic will subsequently contribute to teachers' and principals' annual performance appraisals per the state's teacher evaluation requirements. Read More »

PA Districts Upgrading with Harris School Solutions

Harris School Solutions is pleased to announce that Greater Johnstown School District has selected AptaFund, Harris' flagship financial solution, to meet their growing and changing needs for Financial Management. Greater Johnstown is a prominent Pennsylvania school district that educates over 3,100 students... Read More »

CEPC Meets Demand for Digital Inquiry Curriculum

Chicago Educational Publishing Company (CEPC) announced the launch of Science Companion Prime, for the global market. Built on Science Companion's renowned elementary inquiry science pedagogy, Prime is a digital learning platform with flexible delivery options and provides educators with continuously updated content, a custom scope and sequence, and just-in-time teacher support videos. Read More »

School Readiness App Suite from Hatch

Hatch, Inc. introduces an iPad friendly version of Shell Squad Games school readiness software to the iTunes App Store under the iStartSmart® App Suite license. Up to 30 young learners can access the Shell Squad Games software on a single iPad device. The app suite also includes the Hatch Report Management System (RMS) Dashboard Read More »

Triumph Learning Products Adopted in Utah

Triumph Learning is delighted to announce the adoption of its Common Core-centered family of products by the state of Utah. Positive reviews have earned the following series a recommended designation—official this month, and effective through June 30, 2018 Read More »