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National FFA Organization, Discovery Education and Join Forces

In today's world, students are always looking for ways to get a jumpstart on the competition, and employers are looking for employees who are a cut above the rest. It's for this reason that the National FFA Organization, Discovery Education and have partnered to create AgExplorer. Read More »

Waterford Early Learning Math and Science Now on iPad

Waterford Early Learning math and science curriculum (K-2) and Waterford SmartStart (pre-K) curriculum are now available on iPad. The latest update includes some 450 activities optimized for touch screens and developmentally appropriate intentional instruction. It’s available now to Waterford Cloud subscribers for free on the App Store. Read More »

US Performance Academy and Edgenuity Help Students Go for Academic Gold

Edgenuity announced that US Performance Academy (USPA), an independent school for competitive athletes, is using Edgenuity's Instructional Services to provide curriculum and educational support to its student athletes. USPA currently serves competitive student athletes, providing a rigorous curriculum delivered through a customizable academic calendar. Read More »

SC Students Gain Access to Digital Literacy Tools at No CostG announced the Palmetto Digital Literacy Program (PDLP), in partnership with the South Carolina Education Oversight Committee and Department of Education. The initiative will help prepare students for college and career success by offering access to a comprehensive digital literacy skills curriculum and provide teachers and students with assessments that can identify technology challenges. Read More »

Project Lead The Way and Digi-Key Team Up To Support STEM

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics and PLTW (Project Lead The Way), an industry leading provider of STEM programs to K-12 students throughout North America, today announced their partnership to provide electronic components in support of courses through the PLTW network of schools. Read More »

Credo Unveils New Features, Interface To Enhance Exploratory Search

Credo, the industry leader for information literacy, critical thinking, and research solutions, announced today it is introducing several new and updated features to its popular Credo Online Reference Service, the only publisher-neutral reference platform designed intentionally as the starting point for research. Read More »

CO2 Cars, Solar Sprint Take Spotlight at TSA

Nashville saw 7,500 attendees for the Technology Student Association's (TSA) 2016 National Conference. TSA is a non-profit organization that fosters leadership, education, and opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math for middle and high school students across the country. Membership is open to students who are or have been enrolled in technology education courses -- there are currently more than 230,000 members from 49 states. Read More »

Renaissance Learning and ClassLink Announce Alliance for SSO

Renaissance Learning announced a major new alliance with ClassLink, the leader in single sign-on and rostering solutions for schools. The partnership paves the way to faster, easier access to one of the most trusted education providers and offers millions of educators and students secure, OneClick access to Renaissance solutions. Read More »

West's Education Group Applauds FCC Action Providing TCPA Clarification for Schools

West Corporation, a leading provider of technology-enabled communications services, today applauded Federal Communications Commission (FCC) action that grants broad exceptions for many school-related and emergency communications to parents and guardians under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). Read More » and Learning Ally Launch PLC, a professional learning and social network for the education community, and Learning Ally, a national nonprofit serving students with learning and visual disabilities, announce the launch of Empowering Struggling Readers, a free professional learning community to assist educators in fostering academic success and a love of reading for their students with dyslexia and specific learning disabilities. Read More »