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School Improvement Network and Empirical Education Partner on Teacher Observation Soution

School Improvement Network, the leader in educator effectiveness resources, and Empirical Education Inc., a leading R&D firm serving K-12 schools, today announced they have partnered to introduce the Calibration & Certification Engine (CCE) to create consistency, reliability and accuracy in teacher evaluations. Read More »

CLEAR Partners with Professional Examination Service for Digital Credentials

Professional Examination Service, the most experienced organization in professional licensure and certification services, today announced that the Council on Licensure, Enforcement and Regulation (CLEAR) will use ProExam Vault to issue digital credentials for its highly regarded National Certified Investigator and Inspector Training (NCIT) certification program. Read More »

New Education Features for Kindle FreeTime

Amazon today announced a new version of Kindle FreeTime on Kindle Fire tablets that brings new educational features built from the ground up for parents and kids. FreeTime is a free feature available exclusively from Amazon, and the update will be delivered automatically to any Kindle Fire tablet that has the FreeTime app in the coming weeks, just in time for the holidays. Read More »

TIME For Kids goes LIVE from Antarctica with edWeb.net

TIME For Kids and edWeb.net will be presenting a webinar, "TFK Live From Antarctica!," on Thursday, January 23rd at 1PM Eastern Time. In this webinar, TFK science writer David Bjerklie and photo editor and photographer Don Heiny will broadcast live from Antarctica to talk about their experience and the work being done on the icy continent by the National Science Foundation. Read More »

School in Session as Congressmen, House Staff Attend Digital Class on the Hill

The National Coalition for Technology in Education and Training (NCTET) turned the House of Representatives' Education and the Workforce Committee Room into four digital classrooms on December 6 to demonstrate how education technology is transforming the way teachers' teach and students' learn. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Professional Teams with OverDrive

McGraw-Hill Professional and OverDrive announced that McGraw-Hill Professional's eBook catalog is now available for K-12 school libraries and public libraries worldwide. To celebrate this new offering, 2012 and 2013 McGraw-Hill eBook releases (more than 700 titles) will be offered at special bundled rates and packages for K-12 school and public library partners through the end of this year in OverDrive Marketplace. Read More »

New 2014 GED Website and Registration Launches

GED Testing Service announced today that registration and new cutting-edge resources to help prepare for the 2014 GED test are now available with the launch of the organization's new MyGED website. MyGED is a free site that will help adults register for, take and be better prepared for the GED test. Read More »

Discovery Education and Wilkes University Partner on Digital Classroom Endorsement

Discovery Education and Wilkes University have joined forces to launch a new 12-credit program designed to prepare educators to meet the challenges and opportunities of the ever-changing digital classroom. Called the EDGE Letter of Endorsement, this program provides another pathway to expertise in emerging technologies and allows participating teachers to stay on the cutting edge of digital technology and instruction. Read More »

Achieve3000 Provides Student Literacy Soluition to Teach for America

Achieve3000 today announced a new partnership with Teach For America. Achieve3000 will provide Teach For America corps members and their classrooms with free access to its award-winning web-based literacy solutions during their two-year teaching commitment. Read More »

Infosnap and Smart Tuition Announce Exclusive Partnership

infosnap and Smart Tuition announced a new partnership to offer an integration of the two companies' online enrollment and student billing solutions. This new functionality enables parents to complete the enrollment process for both companies' programs in one, convenient online space. Read More »