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VHS Intros New Online Judaic Studies Consortium Course

This spring semester, the Virtual High School's Online Judaic Studies Consortium (OJSC) is offering a new course: Mussar: Practical Ethics for Living a Meaningful Life. Developed by Rabbi David Jaffe, founder of the Kirva Institute, the course focuses on Mussar, the Jewish wisdom tradition that teaches individuals how to make the choices most aligned with their best selves. Read More » and Nureva Launch New PLC and Nureva have partnered to present the Fostering Student Collaboration community to help teachers and school leaders learn how to create learning environments that foster student collaboration to ensure that every individual can make a real contribution, and what role technology can play in the process. Read More »

Robomatter, Inc. and Engineering For Kids Announce Partnership

Robomatter, Incorporated, a global leader in STEM education, and Engineering For Kids (EFK), a leading provider of extracurricular STEM programs, announced a new partnership to bring Robomatter’s research-based robotics and computer science educational content to students across North America, helping ensure students are prepared to compete in the 21st century. Read More »

iPad App for Reading Assistant Provides a Reading Tutor for Every Student

Scientific Learning Corp. (OTC PINK:SCIL) today announces the availability of the Reading Assistant™ program on the iPad. Reading Assistant is the only software that uses advanced speech recognition technology to correct and support students as they read aloud, helping them improve their reading grade level up to 50 percent more than students receiving classroom instruction alone, in the same time period. Read More »

Vernier Launches New System for Physics

Vernier Software & Technology's new Dynamics Cart and Track System provides a complete and durable system that can be customized using a wide range of accessories, including fan carts and friction pads, to help teachers and students conduct physics investigations in kinematics and dynamics. The system is ideal for conducting hands-on experiments, Read More »

Think Through Math Achieves LTI Certification from IMS Global Learning Consortium

Think Through Learning Inc. announced today that their award-winning web-based instruction system for grades 3 and above, Think Through Math, has achieved LTI certification from the IMS Global Learning Consortium as a Tool Provider. Read More »

OverDrive Launches eBook Collection for Elementary Schools

To promote reading, encourage digital learning and support literacy goals, OverDrive is partnering with award-winning publishers like Dawn Publications, Lerner Publishing Group, Britannica Digital Learning and ABDO. OverDrive's K-5 QuickStart offers young readers a premium collection of 200 eBooks, including Read-Alongs such as the Summer Camp Science Mystery Series, Read More »

BenQ's New Interactive Classroom Projector

BenQ America Corp. unveiled a new Colorific™ projector ideal for classroom applications. The ultra-short-throw MW883UST next-generation projector combines high brightness, stunning WXGA resolution for crisp image quality, simple installation and setup, and interactive capabilities, changing the way teachers and students engage. Read More » and the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Recognize National Medal of Honor Day, a professional learning and social network for the education community, and the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation present new, live interviews with Medal of Honor recipients in the Lessons of Personal Bravery and Self-Sacrifice professional learning community (PLC). Read More »

Apex Learning's New Generation of Courses

Apex Learning announces a new generation of Comprehensive Courses. Demonstrating the company’s continued commitment to innovation and investment in product development, the new generation of courses support districts in achieving even better outcomes and successfully preparing students for college and work. Read More »