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3-D Phonics Bingo Earns the GEI Seal of Endorsement

Primary Concepts' 3-D Phonics Bingo has earned the Global Educator Institute (GEI) Seal of Endorsement from the Global Educator Institute, placing it among the best teaching products available today. GEI recognizes the very best in classroom-tested, teacher-approved learning products using a vigorous review process. Read More »

National Dropout Prevention Network and Edgenuity Partner

The National Dropout Prevention Network (NDPN) and Edgenuity have formed a strategic alliance as part of the organizations' shared commitment to help reduce the nation's dropout rates and to enable students to graduate successfully from high school. Edgenuity is the sixth organization to become an NDPN Innovation Partner. Read More »

Istation Approved as Supplemental Program by CDE

Istation is pleased to announce it has been identified as an approved supplemental program by the Colorado Department of Education (CDE) in conjunction with the Colorado READ Act. Passed in 2012, the Colorado Reading to Ensure Academic Development Act (READ Act) focuses on kindergarten through 3rd grade literacy and assessment as well as on students with a significant reading deficiency. Read More »

Envision and Discovery Education Announce Multi-Year Partnership

Envision, a leading experiential education organization, and Discovery Education announced a multi-year educational partnership that will provide students and educators with tools to engage, captivate and energize the youth voice on the importance of democracy and civic engagement throughout this year's Presidential election, leading up to the 2017 inauguration. Read More »

K12 Insight Partners with the NSBA

K12 Insight announced a partnership with the National School Boards Association (NSBA). As part of the agreement, NSBA will use K12 Insight's Engage survey solution to listen to and understand the needs of its more than 90,000 school board members across the country. Read More »

PeopleAdmin and PowerSchool Announce Partner

PeopleAdmin and PowerSchool LLC announced today they will partner to help educators integrate teacher performance and effectiveness information with student achievement information to harness the power of analytics to improve academic outcomes. Read More »

School Improvement Network's New Observation Resource

School Improvement Network announced the release of Edivate Observe, a comprehensive observation resource that allows administrators to create highly personalized professional development plans and more effectively support teacher growth. Read More »

Students Make Major Reading Gains at School Using Benchmark Education's PD

Benchmark Education Company announced students' significant improvement in reading proficiency at a diverse Minnesota elementary school where teachers received BEC's Professional Development (PD). In this school, 8 to 10 percent more of the 229 participating students scored Proficient or higher in reading than the previous year, Read More »

ORIGO Releases New Study

In a new study on elementary mathematics education, several Wisconsin school districts are demonstrating the positive gains that the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM) is yielding. All of the districts utilized ORIGO Stepping Stones – a mathematics core program developed for the CCSSM. Read More »

School Specialty Unveils Research-Based Intervention Program

EPS Literacy and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, today announced the debut of iSPIRE™. This interactive reading intervention program incorporates phonemic awareness, phonics, spelling, vocabulary, comprehension and fluency to accelerate literacy skill development for the lowest performing students in grades PreK-8. Read More »