Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 3:16pm
Memphis City Schools (MCS) is implementing video as a primary component of teacher professional growth and support in all of the district’s 180 schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 3:14pm
Kno, Inc., a leader in education software, launched Kno Me, a personal study dashboard that helps students measure their engagement with each Kno eTextbook they use.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 3:12pm
Med-Vision LLC announces that disease management and strategic wellness programs are helping employers reduce health claims cost.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 3:02pm
Achieve, in partnership with College Summit, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), has released a series of action briefs on the role of school counselors, secondary school leaders, and elementary school leaders in the implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 2:55pm
The VHS Collaborative (VHS), the nonprofit pioneer of K-12 online learning, today announced the release of their 2012 Advanced Placement (AP) exam pass rates.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 2:53pm
App2Pro announces the release of App Secret 1.0.0 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. This popular utility app lets users passcode protect their private photos, videos, notes, reminders, contacts, voice memos, and at an attractive introductory price $0.99 (USD).
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 2:52pm
Almost 40 percent of K-12 and higher education schools are storing or throwing away textbooks that are dated, damaged or have otherwise reached the end of their productive life, leaving significant potential to increase book recycling programs across the country, according to a new study by the National Wildlife Federation.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 01/09/2013 - 2:43pm
Gale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced the launch of National Geographic: People, Animals, and the World, a new multimedia resource in its National Geographic Virtual Library (NGVL) product line.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 01/08/2013 - 3:58pm
The Northeast Foundation for Children, Inc. (NEFC), developer of the Responsive Classroom® approach to elementary education, has been awarded a $250,000 Scaling Grant for Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Program Providers by the NoVo Foundation.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 01/08/2013 - 3:56pm
Discovery Education and 3M are proud to announce the opening of the 15th annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge. The nation’s premier science competition for students in grades 5-8, the Challenge rewards middle school students for their science acumen, demonstration of innovation and curiosity, and communication skills.