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Kaplan K12 Teams with TweenTribune

The K12 division of Kaplan Test Prep has teamed with TweenTribune.com. TweenTribune and its three sister sites provide 113,172 registered teachers with leveled-text news stories updated daily at no cost via an advertising-supported revenue model. Two of TweenTribune's sites were among 10 named by the American Library Association as "Great Websites for Kids" in 2013. Read More »

Triumph Learning Awarded Grant To Support Development of Adaptive Learning Platform

Triumph Learning today announced that it has received a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation as part of the philanthropy's Literacy Courseware Challenge. The company will use this grant to fund and develop a portion of its expertly crafted, adaptive learning platform for students in grades 3-8. Read More »

Hachette Book Group Partners with Mackin

Mackin Educational Resources is pleased to announce a new partnership with Hachette Book Group (HBG). Beginning August 2013, HBG’s entire catalog of 6,000+ eBooks will be available to Mackin customers, on and offline, through their school’s exclusive MackinVIA platform. Read More »

Free Training Series Available for Literacy Support Software for Students with Special Needs

Atomic Learning and Texthelp Inc. are pleased to announce the availability of free training tutorials on Read&Write 11 Gold, the newest release of this award-winning software from Texthelp. Read&Write Gold text-to-speech software is for individuals with reading or writing difficulties, those with learning disabilities such as dyslexia, and English Language Learners. Read More »

Edgenuity Approved as a Missouri Virtual Instruction Program

Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, today announced that its curriculum and instructional model have been reviewed by the Missouri Department of Education and found to meet state requirements to serve as a Virtual Instruction Program (VIP) courseware provider for grades 6-12. Read More »

Follett, Hachette Book Group Partner To Distribute Children's Ebooks

Follett today announced a partnership with U.S. trade publisher Hachette Book Group (HBG) to provide preK-12 school libraries and students expanded access to popular children's titles in an ebook lending format for the 2013-2014 school year. Read More »

Schools Implementing Cross Platform, Anti-theft software

Prey announces that districts across the US are using their software to protect and recover mobile devices, everything from laptops & tablets to mobile phones and more. With the implementation of 1-1 and BYOD initiatives in every corner of PK-12 education, Prey software has already proved invaluable to its users, recovering both lost and stolen devices in the schools they support. Read More »

Test Drive Pitsco's Signature Math Solution

Pitsco Education's Signature Math solutions are navigating the cloud , making it accessible any time, from any computer with a Web browser. The move gives teachers and students access to lessons outside of school, making both learning and class preparation easier. Read More »

Staples Introduces Custom Supply Lists for Teachers

Staples Inc. is making it easy for teachers to keep classrooms stocked all year with new custom supply lists that teachers can create on staples.com/rewardaclassroom and then share with students and parents. Through Staples, teachers create custom supply lists and share them with their students and parents. Read More »

ASCD Awarded Grant To Offer Free Virtual Teacher Networks

ASCD has been awarded a two-year grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to provide educators with free, ongoing virtual professional development (PD) trainings on the instructional shifts of the Common Core State Standards. Read More »