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RI DoE Chooses Skyward as a Preferred Vendor;

The Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) has selected Skyward, Inc., an industry leading K-12 school administrative software provider, as a preferred vendor for Rhode Island school districts. Two districts have already signed contracts with Skyward to improve student achievement. Read More »

Mooresville Transforms Social Studies Curriculum with Discovery Education Digital Textbook

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Teachscape Selected as a Performance Evaluation Vendor for TCPN

Teachscape has been approved as a teacher performance evaluation system vendor for The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN). The more than 35,000 TCPN members will be able to purchase Teachscape's award-winning teacher effectiveness platform using a significantly streamlined procurement process. Read More »

ACM Partners with Code.org To Expand K-12 Computer Science Education

The ACM partnership with Code.org is aimed at ensuring that every K-12 student in the nation has the opportunity to study computer science as a rigorous discipline that includes some serious exposure to programming, systems, languages, and computer architecture. Read More »

Survey Reveals 2013 School Uniform Trends

According to a recent survey of principals and other school leaders conducted by Lands' End School Uniform in partnership with the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), school uniforms or a formal dress code policy in public schools are on the rise as nearly half (49 percent) have a policy in place or have plans to implement one - more than double from 2000 (21 percent). Read More »

Philippe Cousteau, Jr To Lead EarthEcho Expedition

Philippe Cousteau's nonprofit EarthEcho International (www.earthecho.org) today announced the launch of EarthEcho Expeditions, an unprecedented initiative that leverages the rich Cousteau legacy of exploration and discovery to bring science education alive for today's 21st century learners. EarthEcho Expeditions will be an annual program that will travel the world to engage young people in a voyage of discovery. Read More »

Navasota ISD Uses WIN Learning's Personalized Career Readiness System

Educators in Navasota Independent School District (NISD) is aiming at working earlier with students to ensure they are equipped with the skills and career direction needed for a productive life after high school, NISD’s Career and Technology curriculum program will soon offer WIN Learning’ s Personalized Career Readiness System to its middle and high school students. Read More »

PARCC States Announce Field Testing; Non-Profit Launched

Fourteen states and the District of Columbia announced today they are committed to field testing the next-generation PARCC assessments in the upcoming 2013-14 school year, a key step in building a high-quality assessment system that will be rolled out broadly in schools during the following academic year. Read More »

Ascend Math Creates Content for More Than 60 Common Core Objectives

Ascend Education announced today that Ascend Math now includes 60 new learning objectives written to the Common Core standards. The new content was created to further address learning styles initiated within the common core and will enhance the conceptual learning styles currently found in Ascend Math. Read More »

Early Childhood Education Administrators Speak Out

We invite you to be one of the first to view what leaders in early childhood education are saying about VINCI early learning time in their schools! We promised to keep you updated on what is happening with the Class VINCI blended leaning program and what better way to keep you informed than to have the most important people tell you about what Class VINCI means to them: the children! Read More »