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Kelly Educational Staffing® Partners with TeacherMatch®

Kelly Educational Staffing (KES®), a specialty service of Kelly Services, Inc. and one of the nation's largest employers of substitute teachers, together with TeacherMatch, a leading provider of groundbreaking integrated talent management tools for K-12 educational systems, are pleased to announce an innovative and exclusive partnership. Read More »

Hooda Math Gets Ready for Summer with Free Games

Hooda Math is K12's leading resource for completely free, web based math games. Besides more than 100 online mobile games, Hooda Math has created a downloadable iOS app that includes more than 30 games, all are free to download. The mobile games can be accessed safely through any browser, from any device, along with the more than 500 web based games at www.hoodamath.com. Read More »

Mastery Learning Now Supported by JogNog

Standardized testing and the Common Core can put pressure on teachers to “teach to the test” and leave students focused more on test-taking strategies than on learning. Students may perform adequately on the day of the test but they often don’t master larger concepts and can forget what they’ve learned shortly after taking the test. The JogNog Assessment System addresses this problem by focusing on “Mastery Learning”. Read More »

Waterford Institute’s UPSTART Program

Waterford Institute’s UPSTART program is set to become a nationally recognized, go-to solution for states that are dedicated to closing early learning gaps by preparing preschool-age children for kindergarten. UPSTART, the technology-delivered in-home academic program was first established and proven effective in a statewide implementation in Utah. Read More »

Knowledge Delivery Systems Teams with FlippedClass.com

Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS) announced today a partnership with flipped learning pioneers Jon Bergmann and Aaron Sams, co-founders of FlippedClass.com, a leading global provider of flipped learning training services. "The Flipped Classroom: Personalizing the Classroom to Reach Each Student Every Day" provides grades 6 to 12 educators with instructions for flipped learning. Read More »

Shmoop Expands Spanish Offerings

There are 4.4 million English Language Learners (ELLs) in American schools, and that number isn't getting any smaller. Shmoop University, a digital publisher aiming to make learning fun, is expanding its materials en español to help these students and their teachers achieve their goals—or their metas, as the case may be. Read More »

USC Shoah Foundation and Discovery Education To Host Virtual Experience

USC Shoah Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to making audio-visual interviews with survivors and other witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides, and Discovery Education will host an interactive virtual experience for middle- and high-school students worldwide to provide a deeper understanding of the Holocaust on Wednesday, May 13 at 1 p.m. EST. Read More »

Evo Academics Brings Student Assessment to the Cloud

Apperson, Inc. is making its Evo Academics assessment platform available free-of-charge to educators everywhere. The Free Teacher Edition allows educators to create online quizzes and tests, share tests with colleagues, build and store rubrics, assign tests to students through a student portal, access assessment results in real time, and generate student proficiency reports for the standards assessed. Read More »

NC District To Use i-Ready as Part of i3 Grant

Curriculum Associates has partnered with Montgomery County Schools (MCS) in Troy, NC to help the district improve student achievement through the implementation of a new development program funded by a three-year Investing in Innovation (i3) Fund grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Read More »

Primary Concepts Introduces Storytelling Props

Primary Concepts has released twelve new titles in the Retell-a-Story series. Retell-a-Story sets provide the perfect way for the whole class to sharpen their comprehension, listening, visualization, and oral language skills while enjoying the richness of the finest children’s literature available. Each set includes a classic children’s storybook along with detailed miniature objects that allow children to interact with the story in unique ways. Read More »