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STEM Jobs Launches Teacher Classroom Training Series

STEM Jobs, Victory Media’s national K-12 STEM solutions platform, has partnered with leading educators to develop the research-driven STEM JobsSM Classroom Training Series. The five-module program containing 34-lessons will roll out with a free introductory video series introducing teachers from coast-to-coast to “7 principles of practice.” Read More »

Pearson and Makerversity Launch Maker Tools for Teachers

Pearson and Makerversity unveiled “Makerversity DIY - Make Tools for Learning,” a pioneering curriculum of hands-on lessons enabling educators to incorporate making and hands-on activities into core subjects. As a preview of the new tools, teachers can download one free lesson at beginning March 9, 2015. Read More »

TFI-CTECS Partnership Means Secure Testing for Students

Customers of the Career and Technical Education Consortium of States (CTECS) can rest easy, thanks to a solid relationship that keeps testing on track and student scores safe. CTECS, which provides workplace-readiness, career-and-technical-education, and end-of-course testing for its customers, partnered with Pitsco Education's Technological Fluency Institute (TFI) in 2004 to provide testing options that are second to none. Read More »

KVEC To Provide WIN Math to Member Districts

The Kentucky Valley Education Cooperative (KVEC) is partnering with WIN Learning to bring WIN Math, a digital career-based, math and workplace skills solution, to schools within the 15 Appalachian counties it serves. WIN Learning is a recognized leader in web-based career and college readiness programs used by states, colleges, and school districts nationwide. Read More »

Shmoop Releases Smarter Balanced California Product

Recently, Shmoop expanded their offerings to provide California with state-specific SBAC goodies. Smarter Balanced California is aligned to the California State University Early Assessment Program (EAP) and explains the stakes of the Grade 11 SBAC assessment in terms of readiness and remediation strategies for senior year. Read More »

KDS and USC Create PD on Teaching Diverse Learners

Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS), in collaboration with the Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California, has announced today that it is offering a comprehensive course that provides practical strategies for differentiating instruction to support ELs to allow them the meet rigorous College-and-Career-Ready-Standards (CCRS). Read More »

Aeries and LearnSprout Partner To Promote K-12 Data Insights

Eagle Software announced a new partnership with LearnSprout. The partnership will provide California schools using with early warning software that will identify at-risk students, track chronic absenteeism and identify historical trends in student data. The integration will also allow for the use of the new LearnSprout Dashboard, which allows high school counselors to monitor college readiness for an entire school at a glance. Read More »

Alliance for Excellent Education Selects GuideK12 for Data Visualization

The Alliance for Excellent Education wanted an interactive online map to highlight all schools and school districts that are participating in two important programs-Digital Learning Day and Future Ready Schools-when it turned to GuideK12 and its team of experts for its flagship solution. Read More »

Baltimore City Schools Adopt Innovative World Geography Program

Revolution Rhythm LLC, a leader in arts integration education and music therapy services, is pleased to announce Baltimore City Public Schools’ adoption of its social studies and world geography program, Sounds Around the World. At the center of the SAW protocol is an innovative game, combining global music, team competition, and specialty maps, that offers outstanding student motivation and proven educational outcomes. Read More »

CK-12 Launches Simulations for STEM Curriculum

he CK-12 Foundation today announced the launch of a new simulations module that uses real-world interactivity to increase student engagement for the CK-12 STEM platform. The free STEM learning platform - created by teachers for teachers - is used in more than 30,000 schools worldwide and will now include a wide range of simulations for physics with more STEM subjects and concepts to follow. Read More »