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McGraw-Hill Education To Adapt Math Programs for Schools in Philippines

McGraw-Hill Education today announced a new agreement with Vibal Publishing, the Philippines' leading provider of educational tools and resources for education, to adapt the company's McGraw-Hill My Math and Glencoe Math programs for use in the country's private schools. Read More »

Lenovo Partners with UN To Launch Global Initiative on Education

Lenovo played an instrumental role in launching the United Nations Secretary-General's ambitious and critical Education First initiative. As the second largest PC company in the world, Lenovo is also a founding member of the new Global Business Coalition for Education which today announced a joint commitment as part of Education First to send high-level business delegations to meet with the leadership of key countries in support of the organization's mission to improve learning outcomes around the world. Read More »

Avant Assessment and Qatar Academy Form Partnership

Avant will custom develop three Arabic tests, funded by the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, a private, chartered, non-profit organization founded by His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar. Read More »

One Laptop Per Child Partners with Little Pim

One Laptop per Child and Little Pim, the award-winning foreign language learning program for children, announced today a partnership to bring Lim Pim content to the XO laptop. The addition of Little Pim to the XO laptop will make learning English an enjoyable and easy experience for young children. Read More »

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and SK Telecom Partner To Create Education Platform for Korean and Global Markets

Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) and leading Korean wireless service provider SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) are combining their collective industry leadership to enhance the English proficiency and academic outcomes of students throughout Korea and beyond. Read More »

Pearson Foundation and OECD Launch

The Pearson Foundation and The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development announced the release of a new interactive online portal to support the new OECD Skills Strategy. The site gives governments, researchers, and other users direct access to more than 20 interactive data visualizations that illustrate ways in which countries are developing, supplying, and using skills ... Read More »

Israel's Center for Educational Technology (CET) To Start Educational Incubator

The Center for Educational Technology (CET) today announced the launch of an educational-technological incubator for educational startups and entrepreneurs from Israel. Scheduled to start operations this June in the city of Yeruham in the Negev, the Incubator seeks to develop the area of EduTech, namely leveraging high tech knowhow and capabilities for the development of innovative educational technologies. Read More »

OECD Reviews of Evaluation and Assessment in Education: Portugal 2012

This report for Portugal forms part of the OECD Review on Evaluation and Assessment Frameworks for Improving School Outcomes. The purpose of the Review is to explore how systems of evaluation and assessment can be used to improve the quality, equity and efficiency of school education. Read More »

Report of the CoSN Delegation to South America Released

The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) released a report on its recent senior-level delegation to Uruguay and Argentina. The report discusses the delegation’s November 2011 visit to K-12 schools in Uruguay and Argentina and offers key takeaways from the experience that the U.S. education community can leverage ... Read More »

SMALLab Learning and eInstruction Singapore Partner for K-12 Embodied and Engaging Learning Environments

SMALLab Learning LLC and eInstruction Singapore announced that SMALLab Learning products will be available in Singapore. With eInstruction Singapore, SMALLab Learning will be able to provide cutting-edge learning environments, software and services to schools in the Southeast Asian city-state. Read More »