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Lafayette Parish School System Selects BenchPrep

BenchPrep is pleased to announce that the Lafayette Parish School System (LPSS) has selected BenchPrep to provide digital courses for college readiness and ACT preparation for the 2014-2015 school year. The online program will launch in August of this year and will be offered to all high school juniors in the district. Read More »

Parent Survey Reveals Why K-12 Students Attend Online Schools Full Time

New survey results from Connections Academy reveals the reasons parents enroll their children in online schools. The results are from the Connections Academy 2014 Parent Satisfaction Survey, an annual third-party survey now in its twelfth year. Read More »

New iPad App from Scientific Learning Corp.

Scientific Learning Corp. announces the availability of the Fast ForWord® program on the iPad, the latest in a continued effort to provide preK-12 schools with options for treating the underlying cause of language and reading difficulties. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Professional Delivers Premier Content via Follett's Destiny Platform

McGraw-Hill Professional, a leading global publisher of education and professional content, today announced a partnership with Follett to further expand availability of its eBook collection to K-12 school library customers globally. McGraw-Hill Professional's catalog is one of the premier eBook collections in the world for education, business, consumer, technical, and medical titles available on the market today. Read More »

Lerner Launches Audisee™ eBooks with Audio

Lerner Publishing Group announced the launch of Audisee™ eBooks with Audio from Lerner Digital™. Starting with 80 titles available across age levels, interests, and genres, Audisee™ eBooks with Audio feature fixed formatting with sentence highlighting and fluent, professional audio narration. Read More »

PresenceLearning Bridges Counseling Gap

More and more schools are realizing that effective teaching depends on a healthy climate in the classroom, and accordingly, are investing in counseling to help ensure that students are ready to learn while in school. Just like in-person counseling, online therapists work with students on how to cope with feelings, reduce stress, get along with their peers and boost academic performance. Read More »

Kaplan's New App Prepares Students for the CCSS

Kaplan has teamed up with Microsoft Corp. to create Core Score, a free educational app for Windows devices that provides students in grades three through eight with grade-appropriate math practice questions created for the Common Core State Standards. Read More »

365 Schools Try and Love ClassLink in 365 Days

ClassLink LaunchPad reaches a new milestone having been successfully piloted in over 365 schools in 365 days around the world. The LaunchPad ‘Try and Buy’ program has given schools to opportunity to implement LaunchPad, risk free, and given students and teachers the benefits of automated single sign-on access to all their apps and files. Read More » Partner with Music Together LLC for New PLC and Music Together LLC will partner to help early childhood educators learn how music and fine arts support early learning and child development by creating a free online professional learning community on Arts and Music in Early Learning. Read More »

Atomic Learning Partners with Internet TV Show

Atomic Learning recently added to its training library three seasons of CUE's award-winning Internet TV show, The Infinite Thinking Machine (ITM). ITM is a high-energy Internet TV show that inspires creativity and innovation in education. Atomic Learning invites educators to dive in and learn from teachers, administrators, students and other innovators that challenge conventional edu-thinking through this video series. Read More »