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Project Connect Takes Action To Support Future-Ready K-12 Libraries

Project Connect has announced new initiatives designed to support the cause of future-ready libraries and librarians, all with the ultimate goal of enhancing student learning in a dynamic digital world. The organization's Library Leadership Committee has developed plans to advocate for school library programs through the promotion of innovative and progressive models in use around the country. Read More »

Harris School Solutions and Brevard Public Schools Strengthen Partnership

Harris School Solutions and Brevard Public Schools have taken the first of what will be many positive steps towards successfully moving the new CrossPointe solution into production for Brevard. Harris recently acquired all of the assets of CrossPointe, LLC; a provider of a suite of K-12 products that incorporates accounting, payroll, finance, human resource and related ERP functionality. Read More »

Jefferson County Establishes Partnership with NWEA and MasteryConnect

Jefferson County Public Schools Northwest Evaluation Association and MasteryConnect have entered into a partnership to provide high-quality interim assessment tools to all schools in the Golden, Colorado, district. Jeffco teachers and administrators involved in the selection process unanimously voted to replace the district’s previous assessments with NWEA’s interim assessment system. Read More »

Mundelein School District 75 and Discovery Education Launch New Partnership

Illinois' Mundelein School District 75 and Discovery Education announced the launch of a new partnership bringing Discovery Education's new digital math textbook to all middle school students district-wide. Math Techbook™ transforms the way students and teachers experience math through engaging instructional strategies and real-world problems that motivate and excite students with diverse learning styles. Read More »

Think Through Math Extends To Include Geometry

Think Through Learning announced today the expansion of its high school software line to include geometry. Built from the ground up to align to each state's standards as well as the Common Core, TTM Geometry combines live tutoring from state-certified US math teachers, adaptive instruction and a powerful motivation system... Read More »

TX Districts Enlist Skyward To Address Data Integration Needs

Two Texas institutions, Mesquite Independent School District and Village Tech Schools, have enlisted Skyward, an industry-leading K-12 school administrative software provider, to unify school management processes. Both districts identified customer service as the primary factor in selecting Skyward, along with student data security, parent engagement and ease-of-use for teachers. Read More »

CEV Multimedia Adds TX-Specific Career Exploration Curriculum

With Texas high school graduation requirements changing under Texas House Bill 5 (HB 5), the state’s school counselors, principals and teachers are searching for effective ways to guide students and parents through the new process. CEV Multimedia, a leading producer of Career and Technical Education (CTE) curriculum resources, today released state-specific Career Exploration curriculum through iCEV to help. Read More »

Flocabulary Debuts Student Assessments and Reporting Tools

Flocabulary announced the launch of a new suite of features to help teachers, schools and districts assess student knowledge and diagnose needs for differentiation and intervention. In addition to the educational hip-hop videos and interactive activities Flocabulary is known for, each instructional unit now features an auto-graded formative assessment for students. Read More »

GEARup2LEAD Partners with Graduation Alliance, Flint Community

Michigan students looking for flexible learning opportunities will soon be able to earn their high school diploma online while developing into agents of change in their local communities. GEARup2LEAD, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering leadership in local communities, established the academy with education support from Graduation Alliance, experts in career planning and alternative education who help students prepare for employment opportunities. Read More »

New Nonfiction Classroom Skill Books and Magazine from Scholastic

Scholastic announced new skill books and a new magazine designed to expose students to compelling, complex nonfiction texts and help them build skills in writing, science, and geography. Editors from Scholastic classroom magazines, which include Scholastic News®, created the materials in response to requests from teachers for more engaging and up-to-date nonfiction focused in these subjects. Read More »