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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 »

Mooresville Adopts MasteryConnect’s Competency-Based Learning Platform

Mooresville Graded School District (MGSD) and MasteryConnect have partnered to provide the company’s mastery-based learning platform to the district’s 400 teachers and 6,100 K-12 students for three years. MasteryConnect’s flexible, cloud-based platform helps teachers identify a student’s levels of understanding in real time and against any set of standards in order to personalize learning and improve outcomes Read More »

Teacher Input Sparks Changes to Learn2Earn's Whooo's Reading Platform

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Measured Progress Awarded Maine Statewide Assessment

The Maine Department of Education has awarded Measured Progress the contract for the 2015-16 Maine Educational Assessments (MEA) in mathematics and ELA/literacy for grades 3–8 and third-year high school. The MEA at grades 3–8 will be a program called eMPower Maine developed by Measured Progress. The MEA at the high school level will be the SAT, provided at no personal cost to all third-year high school students under the same contract. Read More »

Exploratorium Website Features Bite-Sized "Science Snacks

The Exploratorium has launched a new website with more than 150 free, scientifically accurate, and teacher-tested activities that are perfect for exploring in and out of the classroom. Complete with videos and beautiful photography, Science Snacks use simple and inexpensive materials that bring to life the same natural phenomena and science concepts visitors discover during a trip to the museum. Read More »

HIBster, Inc., and PowerSchool Collaborate

HIBster, Inc., the first recording anti-bullying software and PowerSchool Group LLC ("PowerSchool"), the world's leading student information system, are joining forces through PowerSchool's independent software vendor (ISV) program to help schools manage the growing problem of bullying. Read More »

BoomWriter Launches BoomWriter for Districts

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One-to-One Institute Partners with Personalize Learning

One-to-One Institute is partnering with Barbara Bray and Kathleen McClaskey of Personalize Learning to help teachers create learner-centered 1:1 environments. One-to-One Institute will provide the course asynchronously for individual teacher enrollment, or in more customized and facilitated forms for district groups. Read More »