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Whooo's Reading Offers Three-Month, No-Cost Trial

As part of National Reading Awareness Month, Whooo's Reading's, developed by Learn2Earn, is offering an opportunity for schools and districts to join the 37,000 educators already devoted to the effective reading platform with a free, three-month trial. The tool offers tiered level pricing on a per student basis. Read More »

Istation Awarded State-Funded TX SUCCESS Contract

Istation announces it has executed a contract with the Texas Education Agency (TEA) as part of the Texas SUCCESS program under the the Student Success Initiative. The contract period is from March 1, 2016, through August 31, 2017. Texas SUCCESS will provide free and unlimited access, both at school and at home, to Istation Reading (grades 3–5) and Istation Reading en Español (grade 3) for all students in public schools and open enrollment charter schools in Texas Read More »

Maury County Public Schools and Discovery Education Partner

Tennessee's Maury County Public Schools today announced a new partnership with Discovery Education focused on building challenging, problem-based learning (PBL) environments districtwide that help support students' college and career readiness. Discovery Education is the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms. Read More »

Waterford Early Learning Rated Top Option for Utah’s Early Intervention Program

Waterford Early Learning was the highest-rated solution for kindergartners and first-graders among the literacy software options in Utah’s House Bill 513 Early Intervention Program, according to a report commissioned by the Utah State Office of Education. The August 2015 report, an independent evaluation of H.B. 513 results among the five software vendor options, said Waterford “had the highest positive effect on student learning in Kindergarten and first grade.” Read More »

Discovery Education Techbooks Earn Top Ratings

Discovery Education's Science, Social Studies, and Math Techbooks were recently rated as top digital resources available to K-12 classrooms by SpotOn, an initiative of The Ohio State University. SpotOn is a free, online database that currently has reviews of 360 pieces of digital content from 24 top publishers, as well as free educational resources. Read More »

littleBits Announces STEAM Student Set

littleBits, the technology startup that is empowering everyone to create inventions, large and small, with its easy-to-use platform of electronic building blocks, is today announcing the littleBits STEAM Student Set, a toolbox designed with educators to engage students in powerful STEAM learning through invention. Read More »

Reading Horizons DiscoveryNow Includes Expanded Assessment Options

Reading Horizons announced version 7 of its interactive platform Reading Horizons Discovery™. The latest iteration of Reading Horizons Discovery provides teachers with new resources to give K-3 students a solid foundation for reading success. The new features in Reading Horizons Discovery include a tool to guide the pacing of whole-class and small-group instruction, an assessment to provide a reading level for each student, and a new iPad app. Read More »

Turnitin Revision Assistant Offers Writing Practice for AP® Essays

Students taking AP® World History or AP® English Language and Composition can now prepare and practice for those course’s exams with Turnitin Revision Assistant, a new formative writing product from Turnitin giving instant feedback to students as they write. The AP® prompts have been made available in collaboration with the College Board Advanced Placement Program® Read More »

Edvance360 LMS Announces Version 8

Edvance360, LLC, winner of the 2011 and 2015 CODiE Award for Best Post-Secondary Course or Learning Management System, has announced its release of Edvance360 LMS-SN Version 8.0 Read More »

Knovation Content Collection Now on Canvas and Google Classroom

Knovation announces the integration of the Knovation Content Collection with Google Classroom and Canvas, decreasing the challenges related to incorporating digital resources into instruction. The integration streamlines access to educator-vetted digital resources from widely-adopted solutions, simplifying the design and delivery of lessons in digital learning environments. Read More »