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EdCaliber's Common Core Building Blocks

EdCaliber released the EdCaliber Common Core Building Blocks™, a collection of fundamental curriculum components built around the CCSS. This suite of content, integrated into the EdCaliber Instructional Improvement System (IIS) via the new Standards Browser, provides school districts with a significant head start to developing and implementing robust, standards-based curriculum. Read More »

MetaMetrics Launches New Lexile "PowerV" Word Selector

MetaMetrics announced the launch of PowerV®, a new vocabulary tool on Lexile.com. PowerV provides level-appropriate vocabulary lists for over 50,000 books by identifying up to 10 challenging words in each book that are important for students to know. Read More »

Mission US "A Cheyenne Odyssey" Released

THIRTEEN announces the launch of "A Cheyenne Odyssey," the third interactive game in the Mission US series of captivating, digital role-playing games created to engage middle grade students in the exploration of U.S. history. "A Cheyenne Odyssey" supports the study of westward expansion in the middle grade American history curriculum. Read More »

New Release of MathCoach Interactive

EPS Literacy and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, and CSL Associates, Inc., unveiled content and learning management updates to MathCoach® Interactive, an online math program designed to help students in grades K-5 master the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Read More »

Schools in Half the Nation Using observe4success

To date, nearly half of all states, 24 to be exact, have seen schools adopt the easy-to-use teacher observation and evaluation platform offered by observe4success. A young company by many standards, observe4success is entering its third full year in the K12 education marketplace with a reach that many "old" companies would like to have... Read More »

SETDA Releases Tools for Standards Alignment of Digital Resources

Today, the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) released technical documentation to assist state and district education leaders, publishers, and educational software developers with ensuring high-quality alignment of digital K-12 education resources to academic content standards, such as the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Read More »

Study Proves ABC Music & Me Boosts Literacy Development

SEG Measurement conducted a national study of nearly 300 preschool children to test the ability of Kindermusik International's curriculum ABC Music & Me to affect students' literacy development. Results indicated that students in the treatment group showed a 32% higher gain in PALS scores over the control group, indicating greater gains in student's literacy as a result of the curriculum. Read More »

Triumph Learning Solution for Students Who Struggle with Rigorous Common Core Content;

Triumph Learning's Common Core Support Coach provides targeted instruction on priority grade-level standards in grades 3 through 8—ideal for those students who have gaps due to their state transition, and for those who are struggling with new curriculum. Read More »

Carnegie Math Programs Recommended by Georgia SBOE

Carnegie Learning Inc. announced that the Georgia State Board of Education has reviewed and recommended two newly developed high school programs aligned to the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS): Carnegie Learning CCGPS Analytic Geometry and CCGPS Advanced Algebra. Read More »

Common Core Literacy App Added To Edmodo Store

SNAP Learning and Emantras, an award-winning education technology company, have come together to launch SNAPPINESS, a new digital reading app which will be available in the Edmodo Store. SNAPPINESS is the only platform that offers teachers and students a one-stop, easy-to-use Common Core Literacy solution. Read More »