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KDS Launches ‘The No-Nonsense Nurturer Classroom’ Online Course

Knowledge Delivery Systems (KDS), a leading provider of blended professional development solutions for K-12 school districts and educators, today announced the launch of ‘The No-Nonsense Nurturer Classroom’ online course, based on The Center for Transformative Teacher Training’s (CT3’s) highly effective classroom management curriculum. Read More »

Teachers in Flipped Classrooms Use Free, Open Content and Net Texts

With a free, web-based solution called Net Texts, teachers can access a vast library of high quality open educational resources (OER) and content, which they can combine with their own resources to create and publish lessons directly to students' iPads, Android tablets, or computers. Read More »

TeacherLists.com Powering Back-to-School Shopping on Soap.com

TeacherLists.com is now feeding school supply lists directly to Soap.com to help shoppers save time and money this back-to-school season. Through this first partnership of its kind for TeacherLists.com, parents can now access more than 275,000 current school supply lists directly through the Soap.com site and then easily purchase all of the products on their lists. Read More »

Ignacio Outfits All Classrooms with Interactive MimioProjector

To assist teachers in delivering interactive lessons that infuse learning environments with sophisticated, engaging content, Ignacio (CO) School District 11-JT will install the MimioProjector™ interactive projector in all 75 classrooms district-wide, as new schools are being built during the next two years. Read More »

EBSCO Information Services and Talis Partner

Due to a recent partnership between EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and Talis, more libraries will have the ability to optimize their individual discovery experience. The partnership enables EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) to be seamlessly integrated into Talis's cloud based Talis Aspire Reading List and Talis Aspire Digitised Content modules. Read More »

2013 Smithsonian Presents: "NASA's 'Amazing Space'

The Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access is hosting an online education conference for teachers Aug. 14 that showcases some of NASA's most incredible astronomical images and the mysteries of the universe they have revealed. The session is the result of a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education collaboration ... Read More »

GA and UT Approve Edgenuity as Online Course Provider

With Edgenuity's recently receiving approval to provide instructional material in districts across Georgia and Utah, schools in these states can now use Edgenuity to transform the way students interact with curriculum. Edgenuity is also approved as an instructional materials provider for mathematics in New Mexico, and is currently undergoing the rigorous approval processes to provide instructional materials to numerous states and districts across the country. Read More »

Learnhive Releases the Teacher Portal

Learnhive has released the Teacher Portal. For the teacher, the Teacher Portal provides a real-time dashboard view of how their students are doing across their classes and subjects – the assigned home work exercises, the regular tests, or any given assessments. The teachers can look at detailed reports for each student to review their individual performance, and provide a more personalized learning experience to the student. Read More »

FEMA Notices Students' Search-and-Rescue Bot

High school students competing in SkillsUSA and inspired by Pitsco Education's Robotics: Urban Search and Rescue Challenge have crafted a fully functional remote- controlled search-and-rescue robot that has been put into service and has caught the attention of Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials. Read More »

CitationProducer.com Launches Citation Generator

CitationProducer.com has launched their Citation Tool that makes it easier and quicker for students, scholars, and publishers to document the sources used, which is a mandatory requirement when submitting academic papers or essays in various academic formats such as American Psychological Association (APA) and Modern Language Association (MLA). Read More »