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Adapt Courseware Showcases Introduction to Psychology at Sloan-C Conference

Adapt Courseware, the provider of comprehensive online curriculum resources that individualize the learning experience for each student, is working with innovative colleges and universities throughout North America as its Introduction to Psychology courseware gains traction.

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Blended Learning Program Helps 35 LAUSD Schools Nearly Double Their Math Gains

Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) schools showed significant gains, nearly doubling their growth in math proficiency between 2010 and 2012, with MIND Research Institute’s ST Math®, a visually based instructional software program featuring the animated penguin named JiJi, which fits naturally into a blended learning environment.

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SIIA CODiE Awards Deadline Approaching

The Software & Information Industry Association is accepting applications for the 2013 SIIA CODiE Awards until Friday, Oct. 19.

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Panel Discussion Offers Support to Educators in Providing Accessible Instruction

Providing accessible instructional materials to all students requires strong cross-departmental communication. Join

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Marlee Matlin and MEDL Mobile Team Up to Create Educational American Sign Language App

MEDL Mobile, Inc. (OTCBB:MEDL) -- a pioneer in the creation, development, marketing and monetization of mobile apps -- and Marlee Matlin, Academy Award(C)-winning actress, announce the release of "Marlee Signs," an educational app to learn to express yourself in American Sign Language. 

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New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame Honors Paula Tallal, Co-Founder of Scientific Learning, With Inventor of the Year Award

The New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame has selected Scientific Learning Corp. (Nasdaq:SCIL) co-founder Dr. Paula Tallal to receive an Inventor of the Year Award.

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Turnitin Study Reveals Types and Frequency of Comments Left by Instructors on Student Papers

Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced the results of a new study analyzing instructor feedback on 2,093,396 student papers submitted through GradeMark, the Turnitin online grading tool.

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Fla. Consortia Selects Data Management System

One of Florida’s Race to the Top initiatives is that all districts will implement a local instructional improvement system (LIIS) to provide teachers and administrators with the information and resources they need to improve their instructional practices, decision-making, and overall effectiveness.

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Bretford® Hires Jeff Wood As National Sales Manager - East

Bretford Manufacturing, Inc., a United States manufacturer of dependable furniture products that improve how people work and learn, today announced the appointment of Jeff Wood as National Sales Manager - East, effective immediately. Based out of Virginia, Wood is responsible for creating a sustainable sales growth strategy while overseeing the deployment and activity of a team of five regional sales managers in Bretford’s Eastern region.

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National Ranking Names Top School Districts Using netTrekker Search to Differentiate Instruction and Enhance the Learning Experience

A national ranking of the top 100 school districts that use the pioneering educational search tool netTrekker Search was released today by Knovation, the leader in personalized learning solutions.

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