Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 12/23/2014 - 1:56am
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 12/21/2014 - 10:29pm
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 12/21/2014 - 9:59pm
Promethean's ActivPanel, available in four sizes, enables up to 10 unique touches and includes built-in stereo speakers and ActivInspire Professional software.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 10:06pm
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 9:55pm
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 9:26pm
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:26am
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:15am
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:03am
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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:58pm
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.