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Britannica Launches e-Commerce Site for Schools and Libraries

Britannica Digital Learning has made it easier for U.S. schools and libraries to browse and purchase its educational products with a new e-commerce site at shop.eb.com. The site allows teachers, principals, district administrators and librarians to examine more than a thousand products ranging from e-books to comprehensive digital-learning solutions to reference products. Read More »

PA ESU Hosts Webinar on the Benefits of Online Therapy;

When school districts within the Capital Area Intermediate Unit (CAIU) faced overflowing caseloads and a backlog of student assessments for speech and occupational therapy, the CAIU researched new options and selected PresenceLearning to provide online therapy services to districts in need. After a successful year deploying PresenceLearning's live online services, the CAIU will discuss their experiences during a free webinar on Thursday, June 12... Read More »

Apex Learning Virtual School Enrollments Up 50%

Apex Learning Virtual School, an online virtual school that partners with districts to provide their students with increased access to high quality educational opportunities, more than doubled the national growth rate with enrollments up 50 percent for the 2012-2013 academic year. Read More »

Netop’s Web-Based Assessment Tool Expands Support for Blended Learning Environments

Netop, the worldwide leader in classroom management software, today released an update to the Vision Pro Learning Center, first released as part of Vision Pro version 8.5 in February 2014. Designed to support the growing number of flipped and blended classrooms, the web-based student assessment system will be updated automatically and requires no downtime. Read More »

Alexander Street Press Strikes Agreement with EC Comics

Alexander Street Press has entered into an agreement with EC Comics to add more than 50 key series-a total of 400 issues-from the celebrated publisher into the recently launched online collection Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels: Volume II. Read More »

Conceptua Math Partners with Clever to Speed SIS Integration

Conceptua announced a partnership with Clever to seamlessly integrate district student information systems (SIS) data with its online digital math solution. The collaboration will make it easier for teachers and students to use Conceptua's innovative visual models, class lesson sequences and teacher supports, while providing a FERPA-compliant way to sync student rosters with Conceptua Math. Read More »

Mackin Launches Hundreds of New EBook Titles from Cardinal Publishers Group

Mackin Educational Resources announces their partnership with Cardinal Publishers Group to add hundreds of new titles, in both single-user and multi-user eBook format, to their continually growing digital catalog. Read More »

Discovery Education Gives Students a Front Row Seat at White House Science Fair

Discovery Education will take U.S. students on a virtual field trip to the White House Science Fair as part of the Of the People: Live from the White House webinar series. Open to classrooms nationwide, the webinar will inspire students nationwide to learn about STEM, highlight the valuable role of mentors in STEM education, and celebrate the remarkable achievements of America's next generation of scientists, engineers, inventors and innovators Read More »

Shmoop Launches SmartPhone-Ready Video Test Prep

With Shmoop’s Video Test Prep, students can study in quick bursts whenever they have a few minutes to spare. When a student registers, Shmoop will send them three videos a day, tailored to their SAT*, ACT*, or CAHSEE needs. Students can then watch the videos in the convenience of their own home/school/bus/circus tent. Read More »

Netop Expands Capabilities to Mac Student Computers

To help teachers manage the explosive growth of bring-your-own-device initiatives and mixed platform technology environments, Netop today released new versions of its bestselling classroom management software that introduce core classroom management features for Mac student computers in addition to improved browser support. Read More »