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New, Free Math Games from Hooda Math

As the school year draws to a close, teachers need ways to review what their students have learned and ensure they don't forget it over the summer. Thanks to Hooda Math, that job has become easier - and more fun! Hooda Math, K-12's leading resource for free online math games, recently launched three new games: Integer Tilt, Sand Grid and Time Punch. The games review essential math concepts like integers, coordinate pairs, and telling time in an engaging way. Read More »

Calcasieu Parish Public Schools Selects Teachscape

Calcasieu Parish School System (CPSS) in Lake Charles, LA has selected Teachscape to support the increased effectiveness of teachers and administrators in its 21 priority schools, those designated as high-need. CPSS, the fifth largest district in the state, will help educators at these schools engage in collaborative professional learning based on instructional data collected during teacher evaluations. Read More »

Two Pitsco Partners Honored by IASL STEM East

The International Association for STEM Leaders (IASL) recognized two long-standing Pitsco Education partners with awards at the organization's STEM Leadership Summit. Pitsco Education has worked closely with STEM East officials to implement STEM labs in numerous schools throughout the 13-county Eastern Region. Read More »

Filament Games Introduces Crazy Plant Shop

Filament Games released the game-based Crazy Plant Shop: Heredity Unit. Crazy Plant Shop is the first release of PLE (Play, Learn, Experiment): Life Science series from Filament Learning, a division of Filament Games. Each unit in the series explores a scientific subject through the use of a game and accompanying curriculum. Read More »

Hatch Announces New Kindergarten Readiness Softwar

Hatch released version 3 of their TeachSmart® preschool software. Hatch’s TeachSmart turns Microsoft Windows®-based interactive whiteboards and multi-touch displays into educational powerhouses.TeachSmart builds school readiness skills and seamlessly integrates interactive technology into the early childhood classroom. Read More »

New itslearning Release To Focus on Student-Centered Learning

itslearning continues to move towards a student-focused, personalized learning platform through its latest release, which features a wide variety of product enhancements, including a student-focused lesson planner and customizable site-level learning objectives for student learning goals.... Read More »

Apex Learning Introduces Digital Curriculum for Middle Schools

Apex Learning is expanding the Apex Learning Tutorials, first released in October for grades 9-12, to address middle school. Designed with a unique instructional approach to actively engage students, Tutorials provide classroom teachers with the flexibility they need to address each student's individual learning needs. Read More »

PowerSchool Special Education Powered by TIENET

Pearson and MAXIMUS today announced the launch of PowerSchool Special Education Powered by TIENET, a complete case management and reporting system for educators. This solution combines PowerSchool, a leading student information system, with TIENET, a top special education case management and response to intervention system. Read More »

Learning Upgrade Offers Free "Summer School" Access

For the third year, Learning Upgrade is offering complimentary "Summer School" access to its web-based Common Core aligned curriculum to all qualifying U.S. schools and districts. The company looks to support districts in their quest to halt the dreaded summer slide, without putting a burden on their budget. Read More »

Online Course Helps Turn Diversity into Opportunity

Staff Development for Educators (SDE)'s online course on Creating the Inclusive Classroom: Strategies for Success, designed for K-12 educators, provides the training needed to reach the diverse mix of students teachers face every day. The proven strategies introduced in this course provide the foundation for guiding each student toward academic success. Read More »