Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 05/31/2015 - 8:20pm
Scholastic Corporation has completed the sale of its Educational Technology and Services business segment to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company, including the equity in International Center for Leadership in Education and Tom Snyder Productions, Inc., for $575 million.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:31pm
The school administrative software provider has broadened the use of the Ed-Fi Data Standard in a move to dramatically improve data interoperability between districts and state agencies for local data-reporting requirements.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 05/28/2015 - 2:18pm
Designed to simplify the grading and data input, Blackboard Inc. launched an improved integration between Blackboard's teaching and learning solutions and Pearson's PowerSchool student information system to eliminate the need for teachers to double enter assignments and grades into the two systems.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 05/28/2015 - 2:08pm
The parent’s version of the FamilyTime – Dashboard app was released for iOS to help parents keep in touch with their children and manage parental controls from their iOS devices even on the go.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:09am
The three companies launched a new digital signage solution called theconnectEDU. The bundled offering enables students and staff to receive a wide range of content via digital displays and desktops such as campus broadcasts and timely alerts for emergency preparedness.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:03am
Follett has launched a collection of nearly 18,000 e-book titles for preK-12 students through a strategic partnership with HarperCollins Publishers.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:50pm
A wide array of content from Cricket Media's portfolio of children’s books and magazines will now be available to students reading on Capstone's myON. The partnership will provide content to supplement middle and high school curriculums.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 5:11pm
The Maryland school system has enlisted PlanMember Services Corporation and its Columbia-based financial center, Paladin Advisor Group, to provide a comprehensive array of supplemental 403(b) products and services to help Washington County Public Schools' employees plan for retirement.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:32pm
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) and the Boston Celtics launched SCORE with Go Math! Academy and the Boston Celtics, an online math resource for third through fifth graders in New England schools based on a basketball-themed version of HMH’s Go Math! Academy.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:25pm
Orange County Public Schools, the 10th largest district in the United States and the fourth largest in Florida, recently adopted ClassLink districtwide. ClassLink will provide the district’s 180,000 students and 21,000 staff with single sign-on accessible from any device.