Killeen Independent School District (TX) is meeting its varied professional development goals through a new partnership with ASCD PD in Focus, which provides employees with on-demand access and flexibility.
Cass District 63 in DuPage County, IL has adopted CCC! streaming media from New Dimension Media. This service will allow teachers to augment their classroom lessons with award-winning educational media.
Killeen Independent School District is meeting its varied professional development goals through a new partnership with ASCD PD in Focus, which provides employees with on-demand access and flexibility.
Henkel is teaming up with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, a non-profit organization founded by the American Heart Association and William J. Clinton Foundation working to combat childhood obesity, to launch the Henkel Helps Get Kids Fit program. Henkel will give schools across America the opportunity to win $30,000 through the Henkel Helps program to improve the health and fitness equipment, resources and services available to students.
Amistad Academy Middle School in New Haven, Conn., the flagship school in Achievement First?s public charter school network in New York and Connecticut, has selected Time To Know?s Digital Teaching Platform for its fifth grade math curriculum.
In an effort to provide more targeted professional development to improve teacher effectiveness, more than 150 New York City schools have adopted Teachscape?s Classroom Walkthrough (CWT) software application and online Professional Learning Suite.
This new instructional resource meets students in the digital environment where they live, while igniting their natural interest in science with dynamic, engaging resources, including virtual labs, video clips, ebook passages, an interactive glossary and more.
Mountain View Elementary School in Broomfield, Colo., has been selected as the inaugural recipient of a DYMO/Mimio Grant, as part of the interactive teaching technology provider?s new, competitive program open to all K-12 education entities.
Once a school or library is registered into the program, it begins to accumulate points based on the books it buys. Each dollar spent by the institution is converted into points at the rate of one dollar/one point. The points are tallied until one of four cash-in levels is reached and the free books are awarded.
Adobe Photoshop Elements 10 and Adobe Premiere Elements 10 are now available for Windows and Mac OS users. New features enable students to more easily produce meaningful images, professional-looking movies, and digital stories that combine photos and videos in creative ways.
To help districts and schools improve the organization and efficiency of classroom observations, Teachscape has developed Teachscape Reflect Live, which provides a robust observation management and reporting tool to increase the efficiency and actionability of observations.
Lexia just released the MyLexia? App for iPhone?, iPad? and iPod? touch: the industry?s first mobile app to provide real-time student skills data and norm-referenced performances measures. The app is available for free at the Apple App Store.