Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/20/2014 - 3:47pm
ASCD announced the new Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model as a strategy for improving students’ health and learning in schools. Developed by ASCD and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it combines on the traditional coordinated school health approach and the whole child framework.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 11:18pm
Edmentum launched user updates for EducationCity and a new learner experience for Plato Courseware, Edmentum Assessments and EdOptions Academy. All programs will be available this summer, with simpler navigation and improved features.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 2:28pm
Atomic Learning recently expanded its online training library to include a training series on Building & Deploying a Basic Website Using Joomla. Educators will learn to install the Joomla CMS, develop and deploy a website and explore Joomla extensions.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 2:19pm
The Learning.com Digital Citizenship App, available for i0S and Android tablet/mobile devices, covers three topics of digital citizenship: online safety, cyberbullying and the ethical use of digital resources.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 11:44pm
Pearson released a new study on the changes digital data will bring to future of learning. "Impacts of the Digital Ocean on Education" details how data, social technology and gaming will all be at the forefront of education in the future.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 11:36pm
EverFi’s new digital learning product, Verano–Summer Learning, will feature critical skill development that is pushed to students in intervals. Subjects will include literacy and math reinforcement, life skills, civic education, STEM readiness and financial wellness.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 11:24pm
Discovery Education launched a new iPad app for its Science Techbook series. The Techbook app, available for download on the App Store in the U.S. and Canada at no cost, enables educators and students with an active Science Techbook account to access Discovery Education’s digital content.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 1:13am
IESD Inc. released a new white paper that documents results of its research examining how six leading elementary writing programs measure up to the requirements of the Common Core standards and research-based best practices.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 1:07am
Netchemia, LLC, a K12 talent managment company, has acquired online recruiting and application management provider SchoolSpring, Inc. The acquisition provides Netchemia with expanded and enhanced software, services and support capabilities.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 12:13am
Automated Logic Corporation, a provider of innovative building automation systems, announced the release of Eco-Screen, an interactive software application that showcases energy and conservation measures within a building.