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Follett Renews Partnership with MetaMetrics

Follett has solidified its ongoing partnership with MetaMetrics®, the developer of the Lexile® Framework for Reading. This marriage of education-focused content and reading data helps ease educators' struggles to connect students with age and reading level appropriate books, ebooks and digital resources. Read More »

Odysseyware's Enhanced Notes Feature

Just months after unveiling their new user interface, which includes a highly anticipated Notes feature, Odysseyware has added even more refinement to their online curriculum platform. With the redesigned Notes feature, both students and teachers can now write multiple notes directly in the margins of every assignment. Read More »

Edgenuity Unveils New Lesson Mastery Report

Edgenuity announced the release of a new Lesson Mastery report designed to enrich the teaching experience for online and blended learning instructors. The Lesson Mastery report offers at-a-glance access to data and metrics that allow teachers to more effectively monitor, track and personalize the learning experience for each student. Read More »

School District of Janesville Selects Infinite Campus

The School District of Janesville (SDJ), serving 10,400 students in southern Wisconsin, has selected Infinite Campus as its new student information system (SIS). Infinite Campus will give SDJ superior state reporting and extensive functionality. In addition, the company’s vision of transforming the classroom using contemporary technology and access to accurate information, set them apart from other vendors. Read More »

MA Adopts Torsh TALENT™ for Early Education and Childcare

Torsh partnering with the state of Massachusetts to introduce TALENT, its video-based coaching and feedback solution to early education instructors across the state as part of Massachusetts's EEC Peer Assistance and Coaching pilot. The Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Childcare will use the online video-based collaboration and analytics platform to support coaching and professional development for early child care and out-of-school-time education providers. Read More »

WIN Learning and Kuder Partner To Enhance Career Exploration and Planning Tools

WIN Learning is partnering with Kuder Inc. to bolster its myStrategicCompass web-based program, a personalized career planning tool that helps students understand the academic pathways required to get them to their career choice Read More »

BRIGANCE® Screens Recommended by HHS

Curriculum Associates' BRIGANCE® Screens were chosen as a recommended screening tool by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services for its new Birth to 5: Watch Me Thrive! initiative. This coordinated federal effort is designed to encourage healthy child development, universal developmental and behavioral screening for children, and support the families and providers who care for them. Birth to 5: Read More »

NASBE Awards Stipends to Six State Boards of Education To Advance Policy Work in School Leadership

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) has awarded stipends to six state and territorial boards of education — Delaware, the District of Columbia, Guam, Kentucky, Maine, and West Virginia — to advance state education reform work in the areas of School Leadership, Common Core State Standards (CCSS), Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and Deeper Learning. The grant awards will support policy efforts in these states through December 2014. Read More »

Department of Defense Agency Awards Contract to Schoology

The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) recently awarded a contract to Schoology as a result of a competitive RFQ seeking a learning management system. Schoology Enterprise will deliver instructional content to DoDEA K-12 students and allow collaboration inside and outside of the traditional K-12 classroom. Read More »

Capstone Unveils Newest Database Module PebbleGo Next

Capstone announced its newest line of database modules PebbleGo Next™. Building off the successful PebbleGo databases for grades PreK-3, PebbleGo Next will feature content connected to grades 3-6 curriculum with longer, more robust information. Read More »