Tyler Technologies Expands School Transportation Solutions To Ontario, Canada, Through Cooperative Purchasing Agreement
Tyler Technologies Inc. announced recently that its student transportation solutions, including Versatrans Routing & Planning and Traversa, have been selected to join the Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace (OECM) in Canada.
Houston Schools Deploying IoT-Enabled Building Safety Platform To Improve Emergency Responses
The city of Houston will be the first to implement an Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled platform called ActiveShield that redefines public safety.
Smithsonian And Carolina Biological Launch New Hands-On Curriculum Aligned To NGSS
During the NSTA Annual Conference, Carolina Biological Supply Company, the leading school science supplier and NSTA sponsor, and the Smithsonian Science Education Center launched Smithsonian Science for the Classroom.
LEGO Education SPIKE Prime, A New Hands-On Learning Approach For Classrooms, Announced Today
Recently, LEGO Education announced LEGO Education SPIKE Prime, the newest product in the LEGO Education hands-on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) learning portfolio.
Norwalk Public Schools In Connecticut Expands Fast ForWord Implementation To Close Gaps And Build A Growth Mindset In Reading
After successfully implementing the neuroscience-based Fast ForWord program to close gaps in reading among struggling readers and students with special needs, Norwalk Public Schools in Connecticut has expanded its use of the program to include students in 14 of its 20 schools.
Turnitin Feedback Studio Now Integrates With Edsby K-12 Learning Management System For Easier, More Personalized Writing Assessment
Turnitin, a leading provider of academic integrity and writing solutions, is now available to educators whose school districts have adopted the Edsby digital learning platform
Carnegie Learning Curricula Approved By Kentucky State Textbook Commission Through 2015
Carnegie Learning, Inc., a publisher of research-based math curricula for middle schools, high schools, and the higher education market, announced today that the Kentucky State Textbook Commission has approved Carnegie Learning™ Bridge to Algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry textbooks for use in middle schools and high schools from 2009 through 2015
Majority Of CA’s Top-Performing Public Schools Serving Children In Poverty Are Charter Schools
Twelve of California’s 15 highest-performing public schools serving children in poverty are charter schools, according to an analysis released today by the California Charter Schools Association
Armed Forces Foundation Connects Over 100 Schools For Operation Caring Classroom
Each year, during the week of Veteran’s Day, children in military families are recognized for their service to our country through the Armed Forces Foundation’s (AFF) Operation Caring Classroom (OCC) program
State Leaders Call For More Attention On Middle Grades To Ensure High School Success
A national panel of state education leaders is unveiling a set of policy recommendations for middle grade reforms to better prepare students for high school success