Industry News

1/6/2015

1/6/2015

SpaceX's fifth commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station will carry scientific research conceived and designed by students who are learning first-hand what it takes to conduct research in space.

1/6/2015

Online self-study Mango Languages courses, providing access to over 60 languages, interactive learning and cultural understanding, have been launched by Eton Institute.

1/5/2015

1/5/2015

MouseGate.com lauched its new website, including a new series of books targeting the younger audience, and its call for new authors to write books that center around Walt Disney locations around the world.

1/5/2015

Blooming Kids Software, which makes teaching programs for autistic, learning disabled and young children, has added to its list of apps that run on Android mobile devices.

1/5/2015

The Baltimore Ravens and The One Love Foundation are partnering to offer a new film curriculum to inspire Maryland high school and college students to end relationship violence, including the rollout of One Love's Escalation feature film-based workshop curriculum and a team-based initiative.

12/23/2014

12/23/2014

Hyundai Motor America and MIND Research Institute are giving a grant to expand a math program in Philadelphia public schools. The grant brings MIND’s ST Math software program to 6,300 students and 280 teachers at 19 campuses in the School District of Philadelphia this school year.

12/22/2014

12/22/2014

Charter Schools USA opened Leading Edge, a training facility with on-site trainings and virtual seminars to be used for charter school teachers, principals, assistant principals and staff.

12/22/2014

Promethean's ActivPanel, available in four sizes, enables up to 10 unique touches and includes built-in stereo speakers and ActivInspire Professional software.

12/19/2014

12/19/2014

Eduplanet21 will roll out its new software platform with an enhanced user interface, new organizational and planning tools and easier access to content allowing more opportunities for collaboration.

12/19/2014

Edmentum's Edmentum Sensei has expanded its intuitive reporting for teachers using Study Island and has added new views in Plato Courseware and Edmentum Assessments. With the actionable data platform, educators can track standards mastery data to make formative instructional decisions.

12/19/2014

The District of Columbia Public Schools has chosen Questar Assessment Inc. to develop assessment items to be administered online for social studies assessment for sixth, seventh and eighth graders.

12/18/2014

12/18/2014

The MIND Research Institute announced a $150,000 grant from Fluor Corporation’s giving arm, the Fluor Foundation, to bring a blended learning math program to four schools in Irvine, Calif., and three schools in Dallas and Houston, Texas.

12/18/2014

InGenius Prep, an admissions counseling company, is partnering with Teach For America on a pilot program that will recruit teachers to identify and select 10-12 high school juniors from under-resourced neighborhoods. The students will receive mentorship from college admissions experts through the college application process.

12/18/2014

Florence School District One has implemented Peachjar’s system for distributing school flyers electronically. The system was implemented for free since local community partners pay a small service fee to distribute their school-approved eflyers and post them online.

12/17/2014

12/17/2014

The San Marino USD has converted student registration and payment collection from a paper-based process to an online form for its more than 3,160 students. InfoSnap developed a customized solution for San Marino that streamlined both processes and provided a way to collect payments and vital data.

Pages