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myON and IN DOE Partner on Migrant Student Education

myON, a business unit of Capstone, and the Indiana Department of Education today announced their continued effort to give every student access to a high-quality education. The Indiana Department of Education and myON first partnered in 2014 to offer all migrant students access to a literacy-based program. Read More »

Breakthrough Career Education Research for Students with Autism

Dr. Amy Spriggs of the University of Kentucky, a leading authority on Special Education and evidence-based teaching methodologies, just concluded a beta test research project using Project Discovery, a hands-on career education curriculum with systematic instruction and video modeling. The career education and life skills curriculum was developed by Education Associates, Inc. Read More »

Alcoa Foundation and Discovery Education Launch Free STEM Based Program

Alcoa Foundation and Discovery Education announce all-new STEM-focused digital resources as part of the educational program Manufacture Your Future. Designed to inspire students in grades 3-12 to take the first step towards exploring and pursuing modern manufacturing careers, the program offers educators, guidance counselors, students and families hands-on resources.... Read More »

Greenfield Union School District Expands Use of STEMscopes

After successfully using the STEMscopes California digital STEM curriculum at the middle school level last school year, Greenfield Union School District will now expand its implementation to all schools in grades K–8. Developed by Accelerate Learning™ and Rice University, STEMscopes California is built from the ground up to address the rigorous Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for California. Read More »

MassMutual Foundation Launches Free Digital Financial Ed Curriculum

The MassMutual Foundation, Inc. announced a new digital financial education curriculum—part of its successful FutureSmartSM program—developed specifically for middle school students. Now available at no cost to schools across the United States, the state-of-the-art course was unveiled at a special event with middle schoolers in Mattapan, Massachusetts. Read More »

38 IL High Schools Innovate Beyond the Classroom

The Illinois Science & Technology Institute (ISTI), a STEM education-focused nonprofit that connects companies with classrooms, announced its participating high schools and industry and academic partners for the 2016-17 school year. This year's program includes more than 2,000 students at 38 Illinois high schools, who will be paired with professionals working in STEM-related fields to collaborate on industry-focused problems and independent research projects. Read More »

Follett Adds New Lightbox Titles

Follett has added a wide array of new Lightbox titles for elementary, middle and high school, providing engaging new topics and additional ways of making digital classroom content accessible to all levels of learners. With these almost 200 new titles, Lightbox gives educators the variety of subjects to support classroom curriculum, and, for the first time, the Lightbox lineup now includes more than 50 Spanish elementary school titles. Read More »

New PublicSchoolWORKS Course Approved by CA

Public school districts and childcare centers in California are held to high standards for pesticide use and the dissemination of information about their use under the California Healthy Schools Act (HSA). To help California districts easily meet this HSA requirement, PublicSchoolWORKS created the "Healthy Schools Act" online training course, which has been approved by the California DPR. Read More »

Novelis, Discovery Education Launch Recycling Education Program,

Novelis and Discovery Education launched an all-new aluminum recycling education program, "Life of a Can - A Never Ending Story." Designed to reinforce the importance of aluminum recycling and empower students to be environmental stewards, this new program offers standards-aligned digital learning tools for classrooms and families nationwide... Read More »

Project Hope Partners with Leading Education Orgs

Project Hope Alliance, a nonprofit organization committed to ending the cycle of homelessness for Orange County families through stable housing and youth education programs, recently launched its Soaring to Success pilot program in partnership with Pearson Education and Think Through Math. Read More »