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Rourke Educational Media's New Fall '14 Book Series

While America's most important landmarks and symbols are readily recognizable to many, a new series of books for fall goes in depth to help young students learn about the history and inspiration behind these iconic images. Rourke Educational Media announced today it is introducing "Symbols of Freedom," a 10-title series geared for students in grades 3-6. Read More »

Wisconsin Media Lab Selects Flocabulary's The Week in Rap

Flocabulary, an online library of educational hip-hop songs and videos, announces that its The Week in Rap series has been selected by Wisconsin Media Lab as a new resource to be made available for all educators and students in the state. Starting August 1, Flocabulary's original weekly current events series for kids is available to Wisconsin residents at WIMediaLab.org, as a result of a unique licensing partnership. Read More »

WonderGrove Learn Offers Free Access to Back-To-School Lessons

To give educators a proven tool to kick off the new school year, WonderGrove Learn is offering free access to its Back-to-School instructional animations for 30 days. The 12 animations address critical challenges that educators face when students transition into the first few weeks of a new school year. Read More »

Fifth Largest School District in America Adopts Reading Horizons

What began as a one-off implementation of Reading Horizons Elevate™ at a high school in Clark County, Nevada, has grown to district-wide adoption of the results-driven reading program. This coming school year, Clark County School District will implement Reading Horizons Elevate™ in 117 middle and high schools, Read More »

KnowRe Launches Algebra 2 Curriculum

KnowRe has released its Algebra 2 curriculum, adding to Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1 content currently in the KnowRe library. KnowRe’s new Algebra 2 curriculum is aligned to Common Core State Standards and many state-specific standards. It covers the complete course through 13 chapters and nearly 80 interactive lessons. Read More »

Atlanta Public Schools Selects SafeSchools Training

Scenario Learning announces that Atlanta Public Schools has adopted the SafeSchools Online Staff Training System to help increase staff and student safety throughout its 105 buildings. Nearly 7,000 Atlanta Public Schools staff members now have access to hundreds of online courses covering important school safety topics. Read More »

Edgenuity Introduces New Courses for Back to School

Edgenuity announced the release of ten new courses heading into the 2014-2015 school year. Ranging from Algebra 1 and World History to specialized, career-oriented courses in computing and medicine, these new courses are designed to promote student inquiry, engagement and subject mastery, and to help students obtain the core skills they need to succeed in college and career. Read More »

Learning Upgrade Releases Math Upgrade 8

Learning Upgrade has released Math Upgrade 8. The course uses engaging videos and memorable songs to help students in 8th grade master every Common Core math standard. The release of Math Upgrade 8 also marks the completion of Learning Upgrade's three-year effort to offer math courses covering every Common Core standard for grades 1-8. Read More »

Lulu Launches Lulu Jr.™ Education Programs

Lulu today announced the launch of the new Lulu Jr.™ book-publishing programs designed to inspire and encourage creativity in kindergarten through eighth grade students nationwide. The Lulu Jr. education programs support writing and language arts curriculum through project based learning, communication and collaboration. Read More »

MetaMetrics Partners with Peachtree Publishers for Lexile Measures

MetaMetrics is pleased to announce its partnership with Peachtree Publishers. Peachtree Publishers develops Common Core titles, e-books and teacher's guides to promote early literacy skills. Peachtree Publishers will provide Lexile measures for their children's books, including many picture books, as well as fiction and non-fiction young adult titles. Read More »