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Learning Upgrade Launches Interactive Whiteboard Courses

Learning Upgrade today launched new whiteboard courses to provide a whole-class solution that make lessons convenient, rigorous, and collaborative for teachers. Teacher Upgrade courses offer a new way for teachers to engage with an entire class of students through interactive, whole-class activities accompanied by differentiated individual lessons. Read More »

FableVision Launches Year-Long Creative Learning Curriculum

Students in District 75, the largest special education district in the nation, which provides critical educational and support services to 58 school organizations, will be engaged in a rigorous, year-long exploration of literacy, creativity and STEM using two complimentary, award-winning creative learning software programs. Read More »

PARCC Releases Test Items from This Year's Assessments

The states that make up the PARCC consortium are taking the exceptional step of releasing test items from this year's PARCC assessments to give teachers a powerful tool to inform classroom instruction. The release of the items will give parents insight into the kinds of questions students are seeing on their tests, so assessments aren't a mystery. Read More »

Accelerated Math Students Excel with Apex Learning Tutorials

Impressed by the unique instructional approach and the access to real-time progress and performance data, the Darlington County School District selected Apex Learning Tutorials for its new program. Of the eighth graders participating, 100 percent passed the state Algebra I end-of-course exam, typically administered to 9th graders. Read More »

ASCD Launches Digital Professional Learning Solution

ASCD has launched ASCD myTeachSource™-a classroom-focused, teacher-driven digital subscription that delivers monthly topic packs on popular instructional strategies. The new product is designed for ease of use and is accessible from computers or mobile devices. Read More »

Houston Advances Personalized Learning with Knovation

Houston Independent School District has partnered with Knovation to support its comprehensive digital initiative, PowerUp. Knovation will work with the district’s learning management system to integrate more than 360,000 digital resources from Knovation’s dynamic content collection. Each resource in the collection was selected, evaluated, tagged and aligned to Texas standards by educators to make personalized learning easier. Read More »

FRCP Partnership with Learning.com

For the second year, the Florida Regional Consortium Program (FRCP) announced that it will provide digital literacy and digital content solutions to North East Florida Educational Consortium (NEFEC), Panhandle Area Educational Consortium (PAEC) and Heartland Educational Consortium (HEC) member districts and non-consortia qualifying schools at no cost. Read More »

Imagine Learning Now Reports Lexile Measures

Imagine Learning® and MetaMetrics®, developer of the widely adopted Lexile® Framework for Reading, today announced their partnership. Imagine Learning will now provide Lexile® measures from the reading assessment offered in the Imagine Learning program for elementary students. Read More »

Scholastic Reading Club and We Need Diverse Books™ Team Up

Recent research indicates that children say one of the top things they look for in choosing books to read for fun is "having characters that look like me." Scholastic Reading Club and the non-profit organization, We Need Diverse Books™, are teaming-up this holiday season with a specially curated book club flyer, for grades 4-8, to provide more than 75 books that feature diverse characters and storylines. Read More »

Diglossia Releases Lexica English™

Diglossia FZ, LLC has announced the release of Lexica English, a 10-minute English placement and vocabulary test designed to quickly place incoming students into English programs. The test can also be used as an ongoing measurement of vocabulary growth throughout the academic year. Read More »