Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 2:53pm
Timothy Rasinski, Ph.D., a professor of literacy education at Kent State University and director of its award-winning reading clinic, has partnered with Scientific Learning Corp. (OTCQB:SCIL) to share his expertise on the topics of reading fluency and comprehension. Scientific Learning is the maker of the Reading Assistant™ and Fast ForWord® online learning programs.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 12:32pm
Narrated by 12-year-old Abigail, the book is written in a straightforward but gentle style and has a strong psycho-educational component. The idea is to normalize the response that many children have to overwhelming events in their lives.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 07/21/2013 - 9:32pm
Teachers will have full access for themselves and their students at home and at school to the complete text, reinforcement exercises, video, audio, and assessments using conventional computers and other electronic devices, such as iPads and smart Phones.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 07/21/2013 - 9:19pm
This easy-to-use online tool will be a helpful resource to teachers as they incorporate the Common Core into their lesson planning for the first time.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 2:41pm
SPEDinsight offers special education program managers secure access to detailed student profiles showing detailed session logs, graphs showing progress against specific goals, therapy time balances, and therapist information.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 2:38pm
Alongside LearnPad’s recent major school district adoptions in Texas, Washington and Ohio, Educational Resources® now announces the inclusion of an “Instructional Standards” feature included as part of its award-winning LearnPad education tablet solution. The “Instructional Standards” tab includes the current Common Core frameworks as a simple way to effortlessly align and auto-associate lessons to a district’s chosen standards of instruction.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 2:34pm
Once they pass the assessment, administrators will use the Teachscape Reflect evaluation and observation system to conduct and manage evaluations electronically. Teachscape Reflect enables teachers and observers to engage in constructive, focused dialogue about teaching practice and to collaborate on plans for improvement.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 2:30pm
Aspire already used SchoolReach at 10 of its 11 Los Angeles area schools. They recently signed on to use SchoolReach at all 12 of their San Francisco Bay Area schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 12:26pm
Global education advocates, policymakers and teachers will join Promethean and Cisco for a live, debate – held virtually via Cisco TelePresence Systems and Social Media Channels – about creating new policies and practices to improve quality and access to education.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 12:22pm
Key new features include transparency and color-keying effects, the addition of local inputs and control over them, plus source touring and scheduling functionality.