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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:18am
The 29-school Texas district selected FileWave to manage systems and devices for its approximately 20,000 Mac and Windows machines and 5,000 mobile devices.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:12am
Information in Action, a new K5 teaching resource published by Scholastic, provides educators with a suite of professional learning materials, including four complete model units at each grade-level to help students integrate reading, writing and research to create, present and launch projects.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 05/22/2015 - 1:03am
Nell K. Duke and Scholastic debuted Information in Action, a new professional development tool that guides teachers to use project-based instruction to help students become better readers and writers of informational text.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:48am
Sunburst Digital, Inc. and Parlor Labs partnered bring Ponder, a browser add-on and iOS app used to create micro-responses and annotations. Teachers and students are using Ponder to manage open-ended, self-directed learning across the internet, PDFs and videos.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 05/21/2015 - 4:17pm
As a new feature in its K12 web-based personalized learning application, Dynamic Schedule gives students more choice while reducing the amount of time teachers spend scheduling flexible environments.