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51 School Districts Go Live on Tyler SIS in Time for School Year

Tyler Technologies, Inc. welcomes 51 school districts across the U.S. which successfully implemented Tyler's student information solutions in time for the start of the 2013-2014 school year. These school districts join more than 5,000 school districts in the U.S. and Canada that rely on Tyler solutions. Read More »

Evans Newton Partners with Districts for CCSS Success

Putnam County School System in Cookeville, TN partnered with Evans Newton Incorporated to provide its five middle schools with professional development and coaching in mathematics, focused on standards alignment and pacing, the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), and data-driven instruction. The rural district showed significant growth on the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP). Read More »

Lancaster (TX) ISD Turns to WIN Learning

WIN Learning's research-based Career-Driven Education model offers a three-pronged approach to prepare students for today's global economic opportunities and challenges. With the data-rich career exploration system WIN Strategic Compass®, students can analyze current and projected labor market data to reveal career pathways. Read More »

SKO Learning Expands Partnership with Sunnyside USD

SKO Learning has renewed and expanded its partnership with Sunnyside Unified School District (AZ) to help students improve their reading comprehension abilities. With its award winning and scientifically-based programs, SKO Learning will implement Skatekids™ and Ramps To Reading™ in all thirteen elementary schools in SUSD. Read More »

Sumter County (FL) School District Selects Teachscape

Sumter County School District (SCSD) in Bushnell, FL has chosen Teachscape to help them drive teacher effectiveness and promote a culture of continuous professional improvement. SCSD will implement the Teachscape Effectiveness Platform based on Charlotte Danielson's 2011 Framework for Teaching Evaluation Instrument (FFT)... Read More »

Boston College HS Selects EBSCO Discovery Service

Boston College High School has chosen EBSCO Discovery Service™ from EBSCO Information Services as the basis for their library resource Corcoran One Search. After looking at several services, the librarians found that EDS had many highly desirable features including responsive web design, mobile accessibility and an easy-to-use discovery layer platform for students. Read More »

New Kit, Supporting CCSS: Family Engagement for Student Success

The Parent Institute has a new ready-to-use kit to help school leaders get parents on board with the transition to the Common Core and make their program a success. The Supporting Common Core State Standards: Family Engagement for Student Success kit comes on the heels of the Phi Delta Kappa (PDK)/Gallup Poll showing that significant communication challenges that can interfere with the successful implementation of the CCSS... Read More »

CA Middle School Students Conquer Math with ALEKS

Deborah Burton, a seventh and eighth-grade math teacher at Big Bear Middle School in Big Bear, Calif., considers the color-keyed pie chart in ALEKS as one of her favorite teaching tools. The interactive pie chart displays the results of a student's current knowledge and each pie slice corresponds to a particular group of math topics, such as fractions or equations. Read More »

Evansville Vanderburgh Schools Choose DecisionEd's Data Warehouse

DecisionEd announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation (EVSC) to implement a data warehouse solution for data management, analytics and reports. Read More »

NYSED Names i-Ready® Diagnostic for Grades 9-12 as an Approved Measure of Student Growth

Curriculum Associates' i-Ready Diagnostic for Reading and Math for Grades 9-12 has been approved by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) as a measure of student achievement or growth. As a result, i-Ready Diagnostic will subsequently contribute to teachers' and principals' annual performance appraisals per the state's teacher evaluation requirements. Read More »