Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 11:26pm
Goalbook has expanded its web-based platform, Toolkit, to include research-based resources that allow teachers to better address social emotional learning (SEL) in the classroom.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 12:01am
As part of a new agreement between Cengage Learning's Gale and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, more than 5 million Texas public school students in more than 9,000 schools will have online access to 15 Gale databases and a collection of ebooks from Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:46pm
ASCD released four new titles that support academic achievement, including two professional development titles about best practices and strategies and two ASCD Arias publications.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 11:30pm
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has acquired Channel One News. The digital content provider produces daily news programs that are broadcast to nearly five million students via satellite and online at ChannelOne.com.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 12:22am
The University of California, Irvine's STEM University Preparation Program (STEM UPP) is a set of online modules designed to help newly admitted undergraduate students and high school students entering their senior year prepare for the academic rigor of university-level STEM studies.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 12:11am
Minneapolis Public Schools and Houston Independent School District have selected itslearning's cloud-based learning platform to optimize, support and expand personalized learning and instructional experiences for the combined student populations of more than 240,000 students.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 2:11pm
At the International Reading Association’s (IRA) annual conference, elementary school teacher Janice Gowdy was honored as the 2014 “Literacy Legend”. The national contest, sponsored by myON and IRA, was created to honor educators that are promoting literacy in their classrooms, schools and beyond.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 05/11/2014 - 1:50pm
The Uncommon Thread and Scholastic Intervention Solutions have joined forces under a new name. The Uncommon Thread - Powered by Scholastic Intervention Solution will integrate eLearning's administrative tools with remote support developed at SIS and behavior therapy and consultation services provided by The Uncommon Thread.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 05/11/2014 - 12:56pm
Fuel Education is partnering with Missouri’s Grandview R-II School District to provide an online summer school solution for 7th through 12th grade students. Beginning early next month, students can opt to personalize their learning by enrolling in a course to get ahead, to take on an added challenge or to recover credit.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 05/11/2014 - 12:44pm
MIND Research Institute is sponsoring its first-ever Game-a-thon for K12 students. Following the theme “Math is Everywhere,” the Game-a-thon challenges students to design, build and share a game that features creative and unusual solutions to mathematical problems.