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Triumph Learning Joins Pledge To Protect Student Data Privacy

Triumph Learning signs the student privacy Pledge created by the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) and the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA). FPF and SIIA introduced the Pledge to safeguard student privacy regarding the collection, maintenance, and use of student personal information. Read More »

Learning.com Opens Application for Curriculum Foundry Pilots

Learning.com announces it has opened the application period for Curriculum Foundry beta pilots. Curriculum Foundry is a solution that helps districts use digital content to meet their instructional goals, facilitate personalized learning and address budget challenges. Read More »

HMH Introduces Curious World for Preschoolers

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced the launch of Curious World, the newest addition to its dedicated suite of programs for early learners, teachers and families... Created by HMH’s early learning experts, Curious World is designed to help families prepare young children for school and the world with fun activities that spark curiosity and help kids meet key developmental milestones. Read More »

itslearning Personalized Learning Platform Meets Diverse Needs

Two schools and two districts are the latest to join the number of educational institutions opting for the next generation, cloud-based learning management system from itslearning. Despite their different pedagogical environments, all found that the digital learning platform meets their individual needs. Read More »

New Learning Kits from Hatch, Inc.

Hatch® is introducing their bridge between traditional classroom materials and education technology. Called Hatchables™, these inexpensive kits will help teachers provide individualized instruction during small group activities. Hatchables support early childhood curriculums by providing teachers with compact lessons and engaging hands-on manipulatives for use in flexible groups. Read More »

Los Angeles Schools Implement Countywide Tiered-Intervention Model

To ensure young children are socially and emotionally prepared for school, the Los Angeles County Office of Education's Head Start-State Preschool Division is implementing an innovative tiered model of intervention across all 16 of its delegate agencies. Since 2010, LACOE has used myIGDIs, a set of research-based assessment measures for preschool-aged children... Read More »

Publishers To Add Lexile Measures for Their Books

MetaMetrics announced that HarperCollins Publishers, Penguin Young Readers (a U.S. division of Penguin Random House) and Random House Children's Books (a U.S. division of Penguin Random House) will be providing Lexile® measures for many of their titles. Read More »

Carnegie Learning an Approved Vendor for Mathematics Curricula in TN

The Tennessee Board of Education has approved Carnegie Learning in its recently released 2014 list of recommended mathematics programs. This recognition approves the use of the following Carnegie Learning curricula in Tennessee: Middle School Math Series Courses 1, 2, and 3 for grades 6-8; Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II; and Integrated Math I, II, and III. Read More »

SkillsUSA Launches Middle School Initiative

SkillsUSA, a nationwide education association dedicated to teaching employability skills to high school and college students in trade, technical and skilled service career and technical education programs, will hold a celebration of its new services to middle-school instructional programs that prepare students for future study in career and technical education pathways. Read More »

Pasadena Unified Partners with Thesys for Technology Enhanced Curriculum

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD), in partnership with Anaheim-based Thesys International, LLC, is increasing efforts to provide additional online learning platforms to meet the needs of struggling high school students as well as those who wish to accelerate their learning by taking courses that are not currently offered in the District. Read More »