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Learning Upgrade Releases New Math Course

To ensure 7th grade students stay sharp over the summer, and to support incoming students, Learning Upgrade is releasing Math Upgrade 7, a course of engaging multimedia, Common Core aligned math lessons. Read More »

Study Shows Girlstart After School Students Perform Better Academically Than Peers

Girlstart has published a groundbreaking, externally-verified study showing that a representative sample of its Girlstart After School students from two Austin-area school districts outperformed non-participant peers in 5th STAAR (State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness) math and science testing. Read More »

itslearning Chosen by Minneapolis Public and Houston ISD

itslearning announced that Minneapolis Public Schools and Houston (Tex.) Independent School District have selected its next generation, cloud-based learning platform of the same name to rapidly optimize, support and expand personalized learning and instructional experiences for the combined student populations of more than 240,000 students. Read More »

Grandview R-II District and Fuel Education Partner To Serve Students Across MO

Fuel Education™ today announced it is partnering with Missouri’s Grandview R-II School District to provide a comprehensive online summer school solution for 7th through 12th grade students across the state. Beginning early next month, students can opt to personalize their learning by enrolling in a course to get ahead, to take on an added challenge, or to recover credit. Read More »

Leading ELA Experts Join Curriculum Associates' Team of Authors

Curriculum Associates has enlisted leading industry experts to further develop its comprehensive Ready® Common Core Reading program, which is designed to improve teaching and learning outcomes on the new, more rigorous standards. The authors will help ensure the validity and sound instructional design of the program... Read More »

Inaugural Game-A-Thon

Following the theme "Math is Everywhere," the Game-a-thon challenges students to design, build and share via YouTube, a game that features creative and unusual solutions to mathematical problems. Teams of two or more students, along with a teacher or parent in a coordinator role, can invent card games, board games, apps, outdoor games or anything else that solves a mathematical problem Read More »

Skyward Districts Receive Top Rankings

Two school districts that utilize Skyward received top rankings in the 10th annual Digital School Districts Survey by the Center for Digital Education (CDE) and the National School Boards Association (NSBA). Center Grove Community School Corporation in Indiana and Oconomowoc Area School District in Wisconsin both collected top honors in the Mid-sized Student Population District Category. Read More »

Catapult and LTS Announce Blended Learning Partnership

Catapult Learning and LTS Education Systems announced their new partnership for state-of-the-art blended learning solutions. Through a combination of Catapult Learning’s instructional intervention programs and the LTS Stride Academy™ adaptive online learning platform, the partnership will help struggling students in grades K-12 to achieve grade level mastery with a renewed excitement to learn. Read More »

FL Approves Edmentum’s EdOptions Academy

Edmentum announced today that its fully accredited virtual school EdOptions Academy has been recognized by the Florida Department of Education’s Virtual Instruction Program (VIP) as a virtual program provider in Florida. The approval signifies that EdOptions Academy meets the provider qualifications, including teacher certification requirements and rigorous academic standards. Read More »

Fuel Education's New Online and Blended Courses

Personalized learning solutions provider Fuel Education™ today announced it is expanding its comprehensive portfolio of more than 500 unique online and blended courses and titles for pre-K through 12th grade with more than 25 new additions for the 2014-2015 school year. Read More »