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Odysseyware Launches 'School Transformation' Professional Learning Series

Odysseyware announced the launch of its groundbreaking School Transformation Series. The sequence of professional learning opportunities will highlight the unique ways schools and districts nationwide are implementing innovative strategies and new instructional models to transform learning for their students. Read More »

Turnitin Feedback Studio Launched

Turnitin announced a new version of its flagship product with a focus on ease-of-use, accessibility for students, and new mobile features to support instruction in the modern classroom. Formerly known as "Turnitin," the new version is being renamed "Turnitin Feedback Studio" and will be made available to its two million educators and 30 million students on an opt-in basis beginning today. Read More »

Tacoma Public Schools Selects i-Ready fotr Assessment

After a rigorous evaluation, Tacoma Public Schools chose Curriculum Associates' i-Ready Diagnostic as its new student assessment system for grades K-10. The three-month-long review process involved a written submission and formal presentation. The Tacoma team gave Curriculum Associates the highest score, 94.68 out of 100 possible points. Read More »

Pearson Adds Math Quantile Measures to aimswebPlus

Pearson announced the expansion of its partnership with MetaMetrics, developer of The Quantile® Framework for Mathematics, to provide Quantile measures in its new aimswebPlus™ system. aimswebPlus will report Quantile measures to assist teachers in measuring student math capability and monitoring student progress in mathematics. Read More »

Duncanville ISD Selects Skyward Student Management Suite

Skyward is excited to further its partnership with Duncanville Independent School District. Located southwest of Dallas, the district of 13,075 students adopted Skyward’s School Business Suite in January 2015 and recently transitioned to the company’s Student Management Suite, after a rocky experience with its former SIS vendor. Read More »

Houston ISD Adopts myON

myON announced a large implementation in Houston Independent School District (HISD), the largest district in Texas. The contract will provide thousands of students in 179 buildings online and offline access to more than 10,000 books. myON has been implemented in all early childhood centers and elementary schools, as well as several middle schools and one high school. Read More »

DreamBox Learning Launches AssignFocus®

DreamBox Learning announced a new feature in its K-8 math curriculum that empowers teachers to make assignments in the program that align with their classroom curriculum. AssignFocus® enables teachers to easily create focused assignments using real-time proficiency data about each learner. DreamBox then automatically differentiates lessons for each student Read More »

Edgenuity MyPath Integrates with Renaissance STAR Assessments

Edgenuity and Renaissance Learning announced that Renaissance Learning’s STAR Assessments™ will integrate with Edgenuity MyPath™. This collaboration will provide educators with the power to more effectively assess each student’s proficiency and assign personalized learning paths for intervention, remediation, or enrichment. Read More »

LA Students Make Reading Gaina with Fast Forword

To help students build the foundational reading, language and cognitive skills they need to succeed in the classroom and beyond, a growing number of Louisiana school districts are implementing the Fast ForWord® and Reading Assistant™ programs from Scientific Learning Corp. Read More »

Students' Reading Skills Soar with Whooo's Reading

Three new studies have confirmed that students who use the Whooo's Reading platform make gains in reading and writing that surpass national averages. The findings, compiled in a report titled Impact on Struggling Readers, are from a nationwide study, a case study of struggling readers in a Title I Ohio school, and a comparison study of sixth graders at a Title I South Carolina school. Read More »