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infosnap and Pearson Embed infosnap Online Registration Solutions Within PowerSchool

The largest provider of online registration solutions to K-12 school districts that utilize Pearson’s PowerSchool student information system, announces its selection by Pearson to provide these services to the 130,000 student San Diego Unified School District.

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Samsung Announces 2013 K-12 ‘Return on Intelligence’ Gift Programs

Samsung Techwin America’s Electronic Imaging Division, a leader in document camera technology, announced the 2013 Samsung K-12 ‘Return on Intelligence’ Gift Programs.

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EverFi Partners with Digital Learning Day to Promote Use of Innovative Technology in the Classroom

EverFi, Inc., the leading education technology company that teaches, assesses, and certifies students in critical skills, announced that it is joining thousands of educators, millions of students, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, and U.S. Chief Technology Officer Todd Park in partnering with the Alliance for Excellent Education for the second annual Digital Learning Day.

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Maureen Kvam to Lead Elevation Education to New Heights

As Director, she is responsible for building the business by maintaining key relationships with schools and organizations interested in engaging and educating students (K-6), as well as analyzing and exploring educational and market trends.

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For One Conn. District: Textbooks Out, iPads In

Glastonbury (Conn.) Public Schools is the latest district to roll out a plan to provide iPads to its 2,200 high school students

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Kindergarten in Wash. is in a State of Flux

Washington's new WaKIDS program, which stands for Washington kindergarten inventory of developing skills, is designed to help kindergarten teachers better understand the strengths and weaknesses of children.

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Ohio Districts Rig Student Data

Another four school districts “scrubbed” students from their rolls and might have been awarded higher state report-card ratings than they deserved, says a state audit released this afternoon.

Canton, Cincinnati, Northridge schools in Montgomery County and Winton Woods schools in Hamilton County are the additional districts found to have systemically withdrawn then re-enrolled students who had never actually left, a process called “scrubbing.”

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‘Tebow Bill’ Passes in House, Awaits Action in the Senate

Bill would require public schools to allow home-schoolers to participate in sports, other extracurricular activities.

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