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Nepris Connects STEAM Professionals to Schools

Schools in Porterville Unified, Long Beach Unified and Oakland Unified school districts in the Linked Learning Alliance are receiving full access to Nepris- a cloud-based platform connecting STEAM (science, technology, engineering, performing arts and math) professionals with teachers and their students-thanks to a grant from The James Irvine Foundation. Read More »

New Friendlier Interface for K-1 Users of Ascend Math

Ascend Education has announced the release of a new easier-to-use interface for the K-1 version of Ascend Math. The new flow and friendly look were developed with the ideas and input from primary educators and students Read More »

CK-12 Introduces New Elementary Math Content

The CK-12 Foundation today announced the launch of the organization’s first free interactive math practice problems and videos for K1-5 grade levels. The new offering is fully aligned to Common Core and represents the first time that CK-12’s high-quality content and tools will be available for the full K-12 spectrum. Read More »

Follett To Debut Summer School Reading, Math Bundles

Follett announced this week it is debuting exclusive, high-interest summer school reading and math bundles designed to bring students up to grade level, keep them engaged and help avoid summer slide. The bundles are geared to students who for the 2015-16 school year will be entering grades 2-6, especially those at risk of failing. Read More »

Catapult Learning’s New CoreConnects PFD

Catapult Learning announced the launch of CoreConnects, the newest professional development program within the company’s Common Core Adoption Program Suite. Providing a blend of workshops, in-classroom support, and 24/7 access to teacher resource portal, CoreConnects can help K-12 teachers teach for deeper understanding of key concepts and knowledge transfer in these subjects. Read More »

Apperson's New Social Emotional Learning Assessment

Apperson introduced Evo Social-Emotional, a Social and Emotional Learning assessment system allowing educators and parents to rate the frequency of student behavior over time to screen and monitor the progress of students’ SEL skill development. With the addition of this offering, the company now empowers educators to assess their students’ strengths in all areas of development. Read More »

Waterford Launches Multimodal Pre-K Curriculum

Waterford Institute launched its new Waterford SmartStart pre-K program, a multimodal resource for teaching age-appropriate reading, math and science concepts in classrooms and childcare centers. The program, uniquely designed to help close school readiness gaps, includes computer-based adaptive curriculum for individualized instruction as well as teacher tools and offline materials to aid group and whole-class instruction. Read More »

Filament Games Unveils Backyard Engineers

Filament Games announce the launch of Backyard Engineers at the 2015 TCEA. Designed to teach engineering concepts and problem solving skills, Backyard Engineers helps students from middle school to high school understand the principles of engineering design through experimentation. Like all games designed by Filament Games, Backyard Engineers is aligned with state standards and requirements... Read More »

Knovation Announces Major Advancements to icurio

To support the growing number of districts shifting from print to digital content as they implement 1:1 or blended learning environments, Knovation announces the newest version of its learning engagement solution, icurio. The latest advancement to Knovation’s suite of personalized learning solutions, icurio combines the right content, organization, instruction and engagement ... Read More »

Skyward's New Test Bank Management Solution

Skyward, an industry leading K-12 school administrative software provider, announces its new Test Bank Management Solution that supports in-district test bank management, collaboration among Skyward customers and integration with online test bank providers. Read More »