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Pearson and Non-Profit Flipped Learning Network Partner on PD

Pearson and the Flipped Learning Network today announced a joint venture to offer a comprehensive professional development course for the rapidly increasing number of educators looking to switch to the new "flipped learning" teaching model. Read More »

Schoolwires® Partners with Flipped Learning Network

Schoolwires is partnering with the Flipped Learning Network™ to deliver a series of content about implementing and supporting a flipped classroom. The first article, "How Administrators Can Support Flipped Learning", is available now on the Schoolwires' website. Read More »

1 in 5 Adults To Own an iPad in 2013

Simba Information has released a new report on the popular tablet and its user, The iPad and Its Owner 2013. After tracking U.S. iPad ownership trends since the tablet's birth in 2010, Simba estimates that within a few short weeks, one in every five adults in the U.S. will own at least one iPad. Read More »

James Madison Online High School Offers Easy Credit Recovery

James Madison High School, a leading provider of accredited online high school diploma courses, is now making its online high school algebra courses available as a single course option to those seeking credit recovery options. Students needing to fulfill these math requirements can choose from pre-algebra, algebra I, or algebra II. Read More »

Harrison District 2 Combines Online and On-Site Speech Therapy

Harrison School District Two in Colorado Springs has partnered with PresenceLearning to help relieve the district's speech-language pathologist (SLP) shortage. As part of this partnership, the district's speech-language pathologist assistants (SLPAs) work collaboratively with PresenceLearning's certified therapists to provide more than 120 students with a combination of virtual and on-site support. Read More »

uBoost Partners with Haiku Learning

uBoost announced its partnership today with Haiku Learning Systems, an easy-to-use Learning Management System. Qassist will be Haiku’s first customer to use Haiku’s uBoost integration. Students will now receive real-time recognition for course progression and participation in online community activities... Read More »

SparkFun Launches Kickstarter Campaign for Education Tour

SparkFun Electronics is embarking upon a nationwide education tour in 2013 and is leveraging the power of the Kickstarter fundraising platform to secure funding for the initiative. SparkFun's Department of Education (http://learn.sparkfun.com) looks to build upon the success of two coastal education tours it conducted in 2012 by continuing to ignite the passion for learning, playing and creating in learning centers across the U.S. Read More »

67% of PreK-12 eBooks Purchased from Follett

A recently released survey of electronic book penetration and use among PreK-12 school libraries revealed that 67 percent of the Pre-K-12 schools that purchase eBooks buy them from Follett. The third annual Library Journal survey determined that FollettShelf remains the top vendor tapped by elementary schools and middle schools for eBooks. Read More »

Lightspeed Systems Announces Mobile Learning Essentials for iOS

For schools using Apple devices, Lightspeed Systems now offers Mobile Learning Essentials, which combines the essential elements of a mobile learning program into a single solution. Read More »

Atomic Learning Releases Various CS6 Technique-Specific Training Series

Atomic Learning has expanded its training collection to include tutorials on several CS6 technique-specific training. Also included in this release is training on Canvas as well as Angel 8.0 training for students, iPad iOS6 training, and more. To see all of the updates to the Atomic Integrate solution, please visit http://blogs.atomiclearning.com/new-content-alert-angel-80-students-dreamweaver-cs6-and-more. Read More »