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Burkburnett ISD Deepens Partnership with Discovery Education

Texas' Burkburnett Independent School District today announced a deepening of its partnership with Discovery Education. In the latest phase of this nine-year relationship, the district is expanding access to Discovery Education's digital content for all students in the coming school year and embarking on a new comprehensive professional development program supporting teacher-leaders as they serve as change agents powering the district's digital transition. Read More »

Sproglit Offers Free Math Game Apps

Sproglit is offering teachers and parents free downloads of its popular Kyle Counts and Kira Counting Game apps to honor the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics meeting in San Diego July 10-12, 2014. Sproglit is sponsoring the meeting, which will focus on building number sense among pre-K to grade 5 students. Read More »

Vernier Kicks Off Its Fall 2014 Data-Collection Workshop Series

Vernier Software & Technology will offer 38 free, hands-on regional workshops to help science and STEM educators learn various ways to integrate data-collection technology into their curriculum. Each four-hour workshop will be led by an experienced training specialist who will help both novice and seasoned educators alike explore classroom-ready experiments ... Read More »

Rallycross Helps Teach STEM Concepts

Pitsco Education provided customized VW rallycross kits to 80 District of Columbia Public Schools students at an event in RFK Stadium in June, two days before the running of the Volkswagen Rallycross DC, which was the third round of the Red Bull Global Rallycross Series. Pitsco has been the leading provider of educational CO2 racing materials and equipment for more than 40 years. Read More »

Professional Learning Takes Center Stage at LEC

Leading Edge Certification (LEC) - a national provider of certification programs in education technology - announced the launch of its fourth certification: Professional Learning Leader. LEC’s Professional Learning Leader (PLL) cuts across all curricular areas to reach a broader audience of those who provide professional development and training to educators. Read More »

MetaMetrics Enhances Quantile Framework for Mathematics

MetaMetrics® recently introduced two major enhancements to its Quantile® Framework for Mathematics. The Quantile Framework now provides more precise measurement and differentiated instruction for students in the early grades and now covers all concepts encompassed in the Common Core State Standards. Read More »

Scantron Announces Alliance with Curriculum Advantage

Scantron Corporation has announced an alliance with Curriculum Advantage, Inc., that integrates Scantron® Performance Series® and Scantron® Achievement Series® assessment solutions with Classworks, expanding the resources available to support educators in providing relevant, individualized instruction based upon student assessment results. Read More »

Think Through Math Adds Math-Based Embedded Games

Think Through Learning announced today that their award-winning web-based learning system, Think Through Math, designed to prepare students for rigorous next generation math assessments, will include a series of powerful new educationally-oriented games for the start of the school year. Read More »

WIN Learning Introduces Career-Infused Math Program

WIN Math is a career-infused, middle and high school mathematics and workplace skills program. The new digital learning platform, unveiled at the ISTE 2014 conference last month, is the first math instruction program to offer capstone projects linked to 16 career clusters, all aligned to Common Core State Standards and local state objectives Read More »

DecisionEd Data Warehouse Selected by IL District

DecisionEd announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Oak Park and River Forest High School District 200 to implement a data warehouse solution for data management, analytics and reports; delivering performance management solutions. Read More »