New Discovery Education Experience—Delivering Personalized Curated Digital Curriculum Resources, Research-Based Instructional Strategies, and Collaboration Tools—Available for Preview July 1

Engaging All Students with Real-World Learning Opportunities, Discovery Education Experience Becomes Available to Educators at the Beginning of the 2019-2020 School Year Silver Spring, Md. (June 24, 2019) —Beginning July 1, users of Discovery Education Streaming will have the opportunity to preview the new Discovery Education Experience, which becomes available to schools and educators nationwide at the beginning Read More…

Age of Learning Introduces First-of-Their-Kind Reading Level Assessments in ReadingIQ, Helping Build Literacy Skills by Seamlessly Matching Young Readers to Expert-Curated Books at the Appropriate Reading Level

Award-winning digital library and literacy platform also adds comprehension quizzes and Accelerated Reader® levels, in addition to Lexile® and Guided Reading levels, enhancing engagement and comprehension (Los Angeles) June 24, 2019 – Leading education innovator Age of Learning today announced the launch of Reading Level Assessments and other enhancements to its award-winning digital library and Read More…

MERGE Object Viewer Wins Best App for Teaching & Learning 2019

WASHINGTON DC, June 22, 2019 – MERGE has been awarded an American Association of School Librarians award for Best App for Teaching & Learning at the Americal Library Association Annual Conference. The Object Viewer app converts 3D models and designs into virtual objects you can hold on the MERGE Cube. This includes models created in popular Read More…

Renaissance Acquires Student-Centered, Teacher-Driven Math Solution

The edtech leader has acquired Freckle Education to enhance its offerings with differentiated math, science and social studies solutions. WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI —May 20, 2019— Renaissance®, a global leader in pre-K–12 education technology, today announced that it has acquired Freckle Education, a company that provides a differentiation platform for all four core subjects: math, social Read More…

The Power of Team Generates Sold-Out Building Expertise Conference

Focus on academic teaming contributes to conference registration hitting full capacity. West Palm Beach, FL—May 21, 2019—Learning Sciences International announced today that its annual Building Expertise conference for educators has sold out with more than 1,600 registrations. This year’s conference, taking place in Lake Buena Vista, Florida June 12-14, will focus on “The Power of Read More…

Soundtrap for Storytellers; New Podcast Creation Tool Launches Globally — Classroom-appropriate Version to Be Made Available to Schools

Powerful, All-in-One Solution Enhances Student Creativity, Critical Thinking, Communication and Collaboration    New York City – May 14, 2019 –Soundtrap, a Spotify company, announced that an education version of its new Soundtrap for Storytellers podcast creation tool introduced today will be available to teachers and students for use in the classroom. Like the Soundtrap online music Read More…

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CoderZ Holding Webinar on Inclusiveness and Equity in STEM

DERRY, N.H. – May 8, 2019 – One of the biggest challenges for educators is making STEM accessible for all of students, regardless of factors such as sex, geographical location, or socioeconomic background. On Tuesday, May 14, the ISTE STEM Network and CoderZ will host a webinar on an engaging way to expose students to Read More…

Landmark College Approved for New Baccalaureate Degree

Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Entrepreneurial Leadership will be the College’s fifth baccalaureate degree program Putney, VT ─ Landmark College, a global leader in educating neurodiverse students with learning differences, announced it has received approval from the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) to offer a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Entrepreneurial Leadership (BA-COMEL), Read More…

Macmillan Learning Earns Industry’s First Global Certified Accessible Designation from Benetech

Macmillan Learning became the industry’s first company to become Global Certified Accessible, providing “born accessible” digital learning (ebook) options for students with disabilities. NEW YORK, NY (April 15, 2019) —Nonprofit certifies company’s ebooks as “born accessible” for learners with reading barriers Macmillan Learning became the first education solutions company to become Global Certified Accessible™, providing Read More…