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Apperson and Devereux Partner To Expand SEL

Apperson, a publisher of solutions for assessing performance and measuring success in educational institutions, and Devereux, a leading national nonprofit behavioral healthcare organization, today announced a strategic partnership focused on promoting resilience and social-emotional success for children through the launch of Apperson S.E.L. +. Read More »

EDmin, Inc. and SRG Partner on Assessment

EDmin, Inc. announced a partnership with SRG Technology (SRGT) to build and deploy leading-edge applications for the education marketplace. The partnership creates IMPROVE powered by BlenderTM, a Next Generation Assessment suite of products and services. Read More »

96% OF Educators Believe They Are Effective in the Classroom

School Improvement Network released the results of a survey measuring educators’ opinions of their effectiveness, the role of parents in education and the health of public education in general, in the wake of the State of the Union address highlighting an ongoing focus on education... Read More »

Kids Read Now Puts Summer Reading Slide in National Spotlight

Kids Read Now Executive Director Barbara Lurie will join the education field's most energetic and innovative leaders from all backgrounds of the learning landscape to lead a panel discussion on the "summer reading slide" at SXSWedu Conference & Festival. Lurie will guide panelists in addressing the long-term implications of the summer reading slide and how communities can work together across sectors more effectively. Read More »

AbleNet's Equals Improves in Math Skills

AbleNet, Inc. announces that its’ Equals Mathematics Curriculum achieved 83 percent improvement in math skills for students with disabilities. The Developmental Learning Program in Midlothian, Illinois conducted this independent, two-year research to document progress, which significantly exceeded their expectations. Read More »

HMH Fuse™: Algebra 1 App Dramatically Improves Math Proficiency

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced positive results from a first-year implementation of HMH Fuse™: Algebra 1 at the Pajaro Middle School in Watsonville, Calif. Following the first full academic year using the new technology, eighth grade students demonstrated increased engagement and aptitude, which translated to vastly-improved standardized test scores and proficiency levels. Read More »

Tween Publishing's Curriculum Series Provides College Prep

With the Common Core underway, Tween Publishing has released a curriculum series enabling middle schools to further the high school and college readiness of their students through a range of preparatory skills. Read More »

Scantron Launches New Versions of Pinnacle Insight

Scantron, Inc. today announced two versions of the new release of Pinnacle Insight™, a powerful Education data discovery solution for analyzing important trends and patterns at the district, school and teacher level. This solution enables educators to explore their educational data and see new connections and relationships ... Read More »

Texas School District Chooses Skyward

Medina Valley Independent School District selected Skyward, Inc. as its student information system (SIS) vendor. The San Antonio-area school district looks forward to receiving support with Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS) data reporting, as well as comprehensive student performance profiles. Read More »

EBSCO Helps School and Public Libraries Align with Standards

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) is pulling together information to better serve students, educators and librarians. EBSCO has created a curriculum standards webpage to provide easy access to information about the EBSCO databases that are aligned with state standards and Common Core values. Read More »