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College Select To Partner with Harris School Solutions

Harris School Solutions and College Select have announced today that they have entered into a definitive multi-year agreement under which Harris School Solutions will offer College Select's College Match Technology and Management System to High School Guidance Counselors, students and families. Read More »

CELT's Nationally Validated Model Helping To Personalize Learning

CELT's planning methodology, validated by the United States Department of Education, is providing both the Des Moines Public Schools (IA) and the Garland Independent School District (TX) with an actionable blueprint to follow as they seek to implement meaningful education reforms, including blended learning, one-to-one computing, and other contemporary initiatives focused on increasing student achievement in a cost-effective manner. Read More »

Pearson and OccupationalTherapy.com Partner

Pearson today announced a new partnership with OccupationalTherapy.com to provide a series of online continuing education courses on Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD). These courses are designed to help occupational therapists support the more than five percent of school-age children that are affected by this disorder. Read More »

Report on the Need for Study Skills Instruction for College and Career Readiness

The Virtual High School (VHS, Inc.) has partnered with Landmark School, Inc., a leader in developing strategies for effective student study skills, to release a report titled "Why are Study Skills Essential to Academic Success?" In addition to the report, VHS partnered with Landmark School to create a virtual version of Landmark's in-person Study Skills+ course in the last quarter of 2015. Read More »

Follett Supports 'Future Ready Schools' Initiative on Behalf of Project Connect

Follett is supporting the Future Ready initiative on behalf of Project Connect's Future Ready Library Framework. Project Connect, sponsored by Follett, is a national initiative to advocate for school libraries and connect powerful school library programs to the needs of successful 21st century learning. Read More »

SC Approves Carolina Biological’s Science Programs for Statewide Adoption

Following a rigorous review and adoption process Carolina Biological’s engaging short videos on science, Twig Science and Tigtag Science, are approved for state-wide adoption by the South Carolina State Board of Education. Loved by teacher and student alike, these engaging supplemental STEM resources are an excellent enhancement to any science curriculum connecting science teaching and learning to career and college readiness. Read More »

SC Approves Discovery Education Science Techbook

Following a comprehensive evaluation, the South Carolina State Board of Education has approved the Discovery Education Science Techbook™ for statewide use as a core instructional resource through its state adoption process. An award-winning digital textbook series, Discovery Education's Techbooks are aligned to rigorous standards, support a comprehensive curriculum, and include professional development. Read More »

November Giving Challenge Inspires Students To Complete Nearly Four Million Problems on Think Through Math

Think Through Learning announced today that it will donate more than $5,000 to the Share Our Strength charity as part of its November "Time for Giving" Charity Challenge. TTM's charity points program provides students with the opportunity to convert the points they earn by completing math lessons within and outside of their classrooms into dollars that they can donate to a charity. Read More »

ISTE Seal of Alignment Awarded to James Madison University

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) today announced that it awarded a Seal of Alignment for Mastery to James Madison University (JMU) for its ISTE-T Certification Program, a portfolio-based assessment program for teachers designed to certify that they have demonstrated alignment to the ISTE Standards for Teachers. Read More »

Curriculum Associates' New i-Ready® Central

Curriculum Associates recently launched i-Ready Central to help teachers, principals, and administrators successfully implement its award-winning i-Ready program. The online portal, offered at no additional cost to all i-Ready users and accessible 24/7, includes more than 160 resources organized around stages of implementation throughout the school year. Read More »