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eBackpack, Inc. Releases Numerous Enhancements

eBackpack, Inc. has recently made a number of significant product enhancements to better equip students and teachers for the school year. The additional features are making a powerful impact on the company’s goal of making teaching easier and learning more engaging through increased functionality, deep integrations, and an intuitive interface. Read More »

Mimio's New Collaborative Learning Resources

Mimio's new guide, Collaborate to the Core! 2, is a follow-up to its 2013 sought-after instructional resource. It shares more helpful tips on how to establish a collaborative environment in classrooms and provides relevant and engaging lessons, organized by subject matter and grade level. Read More »

NC District Expands Discovery Education Partnership

North Carolina's Rowan-Salisbury School System is expanding its partnership with Discovery Education. The latest phase of this collaboration empowers middle and high school educators to engage students in learning with Discovery Education's Math Techbook™. Additionally, Discovery Education's award-winning Science Techbook™ will be integrated into high school science instruction. Read More »

Scientific Learning Offers Free, Four-Month Trial of Fast ForWord

Thanks to a free trial from Scientific Learning Corp., educators can kick off this school year with a proven intervention that addresses the root cause of students’ difficulty, once and for all. Beginning this month, Scientific Learning is offering K–12 public, private and charter schools in the United States and Canada a free, four-month trial of the award-winning Fast ForWord® program. Read More »

Think Through Math's New High School Math II Offering

Think Through Learning, creators of Think Through Math announced the newest release in its integrated high school math series - Math II. Designed for states and districts that utilize an integrated approach to math instruction, the Math II curriculum builds upon TTM's Math I module, by combining elements of traditional Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II courses. Read More »

Istation Approved for GA’s Recommended Learning Resources List

Georgia’s Board of Education released its 2015 Recommended Learning Resources List for public school systems, and the list includes two of Istation’s digital learning programs Istation Reading is recommended for use for ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes.Istation Reading en Español is recommended for use for Foreign/Modern Language classes. Read More »

MyVocabulary.com Launches Premium Membership Subscription

Powered by cloud-based eLearning platform, EDUonGo, MyVocabulary.com is an interactive website that includes over 2,500 pages of high quality vocabulary resources across curriculum in Latin root-word based study, all of which align with Common Core standards. Read More »

Shmoop Releases Test Prep for Revised PSAT

Shmoop (http://www.shmoop.com), a digital publisher known for its award-winning Test Prep and certified Online Courses, has released PSAT prep that includes all the study tools and inside tips students need to ace the new exam. Read More »

Britannica Escolar Improved for Spanish Study

Britannica® Digital Learning announced a new and enhanced version of Britannica Escolar Online , its knowledge-building resource for accurate and age-appropriate educational content in Spanish. Created for grades K-8, its new features make it more valuable for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students and students learning Spanish. Read More »

Curriki's New Mobile-Friendly Website for K-12

Curriki announced the worldwide release of the new Curriki Global Community, a community library for sharing teaching and learning content with fellow educators, students, and parents. In addition, Curriki now has the most extensive supplemental math collections of any free, online OER site, including projects for both teachers and students. Read More »