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Scholastic Unveils Newly-Branded Magazine for K-8 Teachers

Scholastic announced the renaming of America's longest-running and largest magazine for educators, Instructor® Magazine, now entitled Scholastic Teacher™. The magazine has been a trusted resource for K-8 classrooms since its first issue published in 1891..... Read More »

Students Convert Classroom Points into Red Cross Charitable Donation

Think Through Learning announced that students across the U.S. raised more than $1,300 in just 15 days for the American Red Cross Wildfire Relief Fund. During the donation period, students using the Think Through Math system were given the opportunity to convert their hard-earned THINK points into dollars for the fund. Read More »

Classworks Releases New Teacherled Digital Instruction

Classworks, by Curriculum Advantage, Inc., announces the release of new math problemsolving activities built to state and Common Core standards. Applied Mathematics is teacherled instruction paired with purposeful student practice to help students develop conceptual understanding, reasoning skills, and mathematical communication. Read More »

HARMAN and Little Kids Rock Partnership To Expand Music Education

HARMAN, the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, and Little Kids Rock, a national music education nonprofit, announced a partnership today to strengthen music education nationwide in inner-city public schools nationwide by funding the development of a new music technology curriculum developed by Little Kids Rock. Read More »

Georgia Districts Are Turning to the New Unify Platform

To measure a teacher’s impact on student learning in non-tested subjects, Georgia school systems must implement Student Learning Objectives (SLOs), an effective approach but one that can be complicated and labor-intensive. To streamline the SLO process and provide schools with integrated solutions for assessment and data management, a rapidly growing number of Georgia districts are turning to Performance Matters™. Read More »

Georgia Districts Turning to the New Unify Platform

To streamline the SLO process and provide schools with integrated solutions for assessment and data management, a rapidly growing number of Georgia districts are turning to Performance Matters™. Most recently, the Glynn County School System, Greene County Schools, Macon County School System, and Washington County Public Schools have partnered with Performance Matters to implement the Unify assessment platform, SLO Module, and Early Warning System. Read More »

Capstone Loyalty Program Tops 30,000 Members M

Capstone announces its free customer rewards program Capstone Rewards has reached over 30,000 members. Launched in 2009, the program for librarians and teachers allows them to earn points redeemable for free Capstone books with every purchase. Read More »

Lexile Text Measures Added for Select Amazon Publishing Children's Titles

MetaMetrics announced the addition of Lexile® measures for titles from global publishing leader Amazon Publishing. Lexile measures will be provided for titles from the Two Lions imprint. Two Lions publishes children’s picture books, chapter books and novels. Read More »

Shmoop Releases PBIS Resources

Shmoop, a digital publisher known for its award-winning Test Prep and certified Online Courses, is bringing its no-nonsense style to the Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports (PBIS) framework. PBIS is a school-wide system that gets teachers and staff involved in teaching students what good behavior looks like and then focusing on and rewarding that good behavior. Read More »

Splash Math Partners with Sunburst Digital

Sunburst and Splash Math will partner on the release of Splash Math Premium for School later this fall. The Premium program features new curriculum alignments, teacher administrative controls and the real time ability to ensure all students are working on Common Core State Standards and state standards-based practice routines that are fully aligned to all high stakes assessments. Read More »