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Imagine Learning and Scantron Form Alliance

Imagine Learning®, announced a new alliance with Scantron. The combination of Scantron’s leading online assessments with the Imagine Learning platform offers an independent, valid, and reliable growth measure to evaluate student learning during program use and across grade levels. Read More »

Rethink Announces New Behavior Support Tool

Rethink announced a new management and tracking platform that helps teachers improve student behavior. The new mobile-based Behavior Support tool helps teachers to identify student behavior challenges and provide personal attention to students, by eliminating burdensome paperwork and helping teachers customize their behavior invention plans. Read More »

News-O-Matic Now Provides MLA Citations for Each Article

As a way to make News-O-Matic more valuable to students and educators, Press4Kids (P4K) has added a key new feature to its app. Now - just in time for the 2014-2015 school year - students will be able to access MLA citations for each article. News-O-Matic connects elementary and middle school students with daily current events while boosting their nonfiction reading skills. Read More »

New PresenceLearning Resource

PresenceLearning has launched "Getting Smarter About SPED: A Conversation about Blended Learning Decisions and Implications." Based on a webinar featuring Tom Vander Ark, CEO of Getting Smart, Maria Carr, Special Education Coordinator at IEM, and Robin Wise, Blended Regions Special Service Manager at K12, this resource explores the landscape - and benefits of - blended learning in special education. Read More »

The Education Center Provides Resources Through Partnership With Office Depot, Inc

Through a partnership forged with The Education Center, LLC, publisher of The Mailbox® books and magazines, Office Depot and OfficeMax are preparing teachers for the new school year by providing quick access to back-to-school curriculum and educational materials such as teacher-tested ideas on organizing the classroom and school-related paperwork. Read More »

New Achieve and Teaching Channel Partnership To Release Videos for Teachers

Achieve and Teaching Channel today announced the launch of their new partnership by releasing three new videos that introduce and explore Achieve's Evaluating Quality Instructional Products (EQuIP) initiative. The videos introduce the EQuIP Peer Review process and provide an in-depth look at real teachers using the mathematics and English Language Arts (ELA) rubrics to evaluate the quality and alignment of lessons and units. Read More »

Trying Hands-on STEM Activities Made Easier with Pitsco Kits

Sometimes teachers want a short and easy activity to demonstrate STEM concepts. That's the whole idea behind Pitsco Education's Try This kits. These kits were designed as simple activities that show the basic concepts of some of Pitsco's larger projects, such as bridge building, parachutes, and straw structures. Read More »

Compass Learning® High School Curriculum Earns Certification from the UC

Compass Learning announced its Compass Learning High School curriculum has achieved certification from the University of California (UC) for the 2014 – 2015 school year. A number of college-preparatory courses have met the criteria established by UC to ensure that students can master rigorous curricula areas required to enter the University’s first-year program. Read More »

Harford County Public Schools Selects itslearning

As part of its initiative to move toward digital delivery of instructional content, the Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) district in Maryland has partnered with itslearning (www.itslearning.net) to provide a next generation learning platform that rapidly optimizes, supports and expands personalized learning for more than 37,800 students in the district. Read More »

Kickboard’s Early Warning Indicator System

With the Kickboard instructional management solution’s new Early Warning Indicator System (EWIS), educators can now easily see how many, and which, students are off track for end-of-year promotion or future academic success, so they can intervene early. The EWIS is the newest enhancement to Kickboard, a central hub of classroom data where teachers can collect, analyze and share academic and behavioral information. Read More »