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New Collection of Magazines for K-6 Chinese Immersion

Mulanting, the proven Chinese Mandarin learning curriculum program aimed at K-6 students, announced it has launched a new collection of magazines designed specifically for Chinese immersion programs. Modeled after the web-based program, the magazines provide engaging content and topics relevant to students' everyday lives, Read More »

Follett's Project Connect Introduces PD Courses for Librarians

Project Connect, formed by Follett to advocate for librarians to serve as leaders in their district and schools, will be debuting a set of professional development online courses this month. Designed for school and district librarians, these courses give librarians tangible skills needed in a future-ready world and help promote innovative models of school libraries. Read More »

Edmentum and NWEA Expand Partnership To Include High School Curriculum

Edmentum has announced the extension of the Study Island NWEA™ MAP® Link into high school grades. The Study Island NWEA MAP Link is a fully integrated solution that uses a student’s MAP growth assessment results to create an individualized learning path, delivered through the Study Island program. It is now available for customers using the high school curriculum. Read More »

Credo, Arkansas State Partner To Improve College Readiness

Credo and Arkansas State University are embarking on a partnership to bring information literacy resources and instruction to regional Arkansas high school students in support of their college readiness.The collaboration is designed to provide research instruction to high school students to help prepare them for college success, even before they arrive on a campus. Read More »

West Allis District Selects Skyward School Management System

Skyward announced its partnership with West Allis-West Milwaukee School District in Wisconsin. The second largest district in Milwaukee County adopted Skyward’s School Management System in August and is preparing to go live with the solution in 2017. Read More »

Discovery Education and CME Group partner on "Econ Essentials"

Discovery Education, has partnered with CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, to offer high school classrooms nationwide a dynamic, standards-aligned education program that broadens students' understanding of key economic principles. Read More »

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Purchases PASCO Scientific’s Physics Blended Learning

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ vision for science emphasizes inquiry, problem solving and communication. To support these skills and increase student engagement and understanding in physics, CMS has purchased Essential Physics, a comprehensive, high school physics program from PASCO® Scientific. Read More »

SEA Directors of Arts Ed and PCG Partner on PD for New National Arts Standards

State Education Agency Directors of Arts Education (SEADAE) and Public Consulting Group (PCG), a leading national provider of web-based tools for educators including Pepper, an online interactive professional learning platform, have partnered to provide professional development to support teachers and students in arts education. Read More »

San Elizario ISD Raises Passing Rate on Science Assessment Using the STEMscopes

In 2016, 77 percent of fifth graders in San Elizario Independent School District (ISD) successfully passed the STAAR® science test, up from 57 percent in 2015. What changed? During the 2015-16 school year, teachers began using STEMscopes™ Texas as their primary science curriculum. Developed by Accelerate Learning™ and Rice University, STEMscopes is the most widely used science curriculum in Texas. Read More »

Mount Holly Township School District Implements Fuel Education's Stride

This fall, Mount Holly Township School District (N.J). started implementing Stride™, the newest personalized learning solution offered by Fuel Education™ (FuelEd™), with its students in grades 3-8. Using Stride, teachers assign students modules covering math, language arts, reading, and science that they can complete at school or at home. As students answer questions, they earn gaming time within Stride. Read More »