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Follett's Destiny Resource Manager Helps Districts Save Money by Tracking Assets

Barrington Community Unit 220 School District chose Follett Destiny Resource Manager as its system to help deploy 1:1 rollouts of laptops and tablets, as well as manage all educational, administrative and facility resources. Follett Destiny Resource Manager manages all resources for students, including textbooks, STEM resources, band instruments, sports equipment, and for teachers/staff, including computers, audio-visual equipment and professional development services. Read More »

New Study Emphasizing the Importance of STEM Education in the United States

According to the Post-it Brand from 3M study, parents of students ages 13 – 18 believe math and science are the subjects that will prepare students the most for the job market. However, nearly 70 percent of those parents surveyed admit they are not as prepared as they could be and state they frequently struggle to help their students with STEM-related homework. Read More »

Shmoop's New Career Advice Center

Shmoop, a digital publisher known for its award-winning Test Prep and certified Online Courses, has just released a new Career Advice Center, which includes two free Holland Code-aligned career tests along with in-depth descriptions of what hundreds of careers are actually like. Read More »

Skyward Partners with Certica To Launch Formative Assessment Solution

Skyward and Certica Solutions, Inc., a provider of K-12 data management and education content solutions, today announces a partnership to support the creation and sharing of online assessments through Skyward’s Test Bank Management Solution. Read More »

Knowledge Delivery Systems Partners with Wiley

Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS), a leading provider of research-based, strategic and blended professional learning solutions for states and school districts, today announces a partnership with John Wiley & Sons Inc. to bring the course, Survival Strategies for New Teachers to classrooms nationwide. Read More »

Think Through Math Integrates Quantile® Benchmark Assessments

Think Through Learning has incorporated high quality benchmark assessments within Think Through Math. The benchmarks use the Quantile® Framework for Mathematics from MetaMetrics® to provide an objective measure of each student's ability level and readiness to learn new math skills and concepts. Read More »

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Select Edgenuity for Online and Blended Learning

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS), North Carolina's second-largest school district, has selected Edgenuity as the district's primary online and blended learning solution. Edgenuity will provide access to its full curriculum and offer Blended Learning, Instructional Services, initial credit and credit recovery to the district's 78 secondary schools. Read More »

IBCCES Launches New Autism Training LMS

The International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards has partnered with over 240 universities and several of the most renowned Autism experts in the world to develop a comprehensive training and certification program for educators, licensed professionals and healthcare workers. Read More »

Alaska District Chooses Tyler Technologies Financial School Solution

Tyler Technologies, Inc. has signed an agreement with Alaska’s Kodiak Island Borough School District (KIBSD) for its Infinite Visions® financial and personnel school solution. The agreement includes software licenses, professional services, training and support. The district utilized the existing National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) contract in procuring Infinite Visions. Read More »

Hatch, Inc. Releases ELL Software for Preschool

Hatch, Inc. announces new Shell Squad Adventures – Dual Language software for preschool classrooms. Young English Language Learners (ELL) advance through 18 learning games and earn hidden rewards as they develop early literacy and math skills in Spanish, while at the same time acquiring Kindergarten readiness skills in English. Read More »