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ParentSquare’s New Buyer’s Guide Helps Districts Effectively Evaluate K-12 School-Home Communication Platforms

“Selecting a K-12 Communications Platform” guide includes a checklist of criteria and addresses common communication challenges that educators encounter when trying to engage student families

Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) Names Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready® Assessment a Qualified Dyslexia Screening Tool for Grades K–3

Districts across the state can use the award-winning online program and offline literacy assessment tasks to help identify and refer students with characteristics of dyslexia

LingoAce Surpasses 10 Million Classes Worldwide Amid Growing Demand for Global Edtech's Award-Winning PreK-12 Online Language Learning Platform

With nearly 4 million classes taught in North America, American and Canadian learners drive strongest demand for Chinese program while English program gains momentum in Europe.

Victra Extends Deadline to Nominate Educators for Ron Clark Academy Experience

Until June 30, 2023, educators can be nominated to attend the sought-after immersive professional development training at the Ron Clark Academy

Superintendent Arntzen Announces New Partnership Bringing Dynamic Digital Tools and Resources to Students Statewide

This press release was originally distributed by the Montana Office of Public Instruction. You can find the Department’s online version here.

WonderWorks Panama City Beach is Helping Families Beat the Heat and Keep Learning This Summer

WonderWorks Panama City is offering a variety of educational activities this summer

Sibme Announces Better Together Summit 2023

Sessions include various themes, including teacher professional development, instructional coaching and generative artificial intelligence

The Eduverse Wins a SmartBrief Readers’ Choice Award

SmartBrief award is the fifth for Avantis Education since last year

Renaissance Earns 2023 Great Place to Work Certification™

The certification from the Great Place to Work Institute recognizes Renaissance’s culture of continuous improvement and ongoing DEI efforts

Minnesota’s Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop Public Schools’ New Partnership Powers the Creation of Dynamic Digital Learning Environments Supporting Science Education

Minnesota’s Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop Public Schools (GFW) today announced a new partnership with Discovery Education supporting the creation of engaging science lessons in K-12 classrooms ...

Lexia LETRS Named a Winner in 2023 SmartBrief EdTech Readers’ Choice Award

Lexia LETRS® (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling) from Lexia, a Cambium Learning Group company, has been named a winner in the 2023 SmartBrief Readers’ Choice Awards. Th...

Bridging the Gap in AI: 'The AI-Powered Product Manager' Offers a Practical Guide for Navigating Today's Technology Landscape

As AI continues to transform the technology industry, many product managers and developer teams find themselves grappling with a substantial knowledge gap. In response to this critical issu...

Deadline June 7: $2.5M Prize Challenge Seeks Nationwide Innovation in Student Work-Based Learning

The Career Z Challenge: Expanding Work-Based Learning Opportunities for Gen Z, a $2.5 million federal open innovation prize competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education’s (th...

Gale Brings 21 Little Free Libraries to Detroit Neighborhoods to Boost Youth and Adult Literacy

Partnership with Brilliant Detroit and Little Free Library Provides Equitable Book Access in Detroit Communities to Inspire a Love of Reading

Professional Development Resources from Discovery Education to Support Educators All Summer Long

To help educators prepare for the next school year with the latest and best practices in teaching, Discovery Education presents a curated collection of professional development resources cove...

Gale In Context: Literature Launches to Promote Critical Thinking Skills and Better Learning Outcomes in ELA for High School Students

New Gale In Context Offering Fosters Students’ Connection with Literature, Enabling Better Context and Deeper Understanding of Literary Works

Reflection Sciences Appoints Isaac Van Wesep as Incoming Chief Executive Officer

Van Wesep’s background in strategic business growth will enable Reflection Sciences to expand its reach and impact in education

New Evidence for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Rating Reiterates i-Ready® Instruction’s Impact on Driving Student Outcomes

Educators can confidently use Curriculum Associates’ award-winning program knowing that it meets the standards of evidence in the ESSA

World’s leading Internet Exchange operator DE-CIX to support Connected Nation & Newby Ventures in closing the Digital Divide in the US

Strategic partnership will enable DE-CIX edge IXs in smaller cities and rural areas to significantly improve regional Internet performance