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2014-05-07 08:38:50

HERNDON, Va., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Personalized learning solutions provider Fuel Education(TM) today announced it is expanding its comprehensive portfolio of more than 500 unique online and blended courses and titles for pre-K through 12(th) grade with more than 25 new additions for the 2014-2015 school year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140507/85200 Fuel Education's catalog now features multiple new math courses for middle and high school students, new electives designed to...

2014-05-06 23:11:35

World's most prestigious distance learning awards were presented yesterday in St. Louis, Missouri for excellence in distance learning to individuals, organizations and companies. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) presented its 2014 International Distance Learning Awards in conjunction with the 2014 National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. USDLA is a 501(c) 3 non-profit association, founded in 1987, as the nation’s leading...

2014-05-06 23:04:24

Smart Education & Learning Market research report majorly focuses on learning modes, applications, various restraints, opportunities & global adoption trends - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/smart-digital-education-market-571.html. (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 The report "Smart Education & Learning Market by Hardware: IWB & SBL, Software: LMS/LCMS, Open Source & Mobile Education Apps, Educational Content: Digital Content, Test And Assessment & Digital...

2014-05-06 16:36:53

Penn Foster honored by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) with the world's most prestigious distance learning award presented for excellence in distance learning. ST. LOUIS, Mo., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) presented its 2014 International Distance Learning Award to Dr. James Hurrell, Director of Penn Foster's Veterinary Academy, in conjunction with the 2014 National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. USDLA...

2014-04-29 08:43:12

Groundbreaking New Tutorials Expanded to Grades 6-8 SEATTLE, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, continues to build on its track record of innovation, and is expanding the Apex Learning Tutorials, first released in October for grades 9-12, to address middle school. Designed with a unique instructional approach to actively engage students, Tutorials provide classroom teachers with the...

2014-04-25 23:06:35

Discuss the design elements of Competency Education systems with Susan Patrick, CEO of iNACOL, during a free, interactive webinar with Connections Learning by Pearson Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 While the growth of online and blended learning programs is powering personalized instruction and profoundly changing K-12 education across the United States, many schools still advance students based on the passage of time rather than learning mastery. “Too many education systems in...

2014-04-23 23:11:35

Minneapolis-based custom e-learning and blended learning solutions provider, Allen Interactions, will facilitate several e-learning design workshops, have a lot to say on the Successive Approximation Model (SAM) and share the latest on gaming, collaboration, and mobile capabilities of its premier authoring system, ZebraZapps. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 At ASTD 2014, Allen Interactions will join more than 9,000 learning colleagues from around the globe in Washington, D.C., May...

2014-04-22 23:09:59

netTrekker and icurio Compliant With Industry Standard for Interoperability Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Knovation, the leader in advanced personalized learning solutions, announces the IMS Global Certification of its learning engagement applications, netTrekker and icurio. Both Knovation services are compliant with Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI)™ v1.0, which enables the products to seamlessly integrate with existing classroom technologies. “IMS is very pleased with...

2014-04-22 12:36:06

The new game-based Math series, exclusively designed for US Common Core, provides schools and teachers the content, the tools and the data to drive student achievement. NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VINCI Education, home of the award-winning VINCI Blended Learning Solutions, expands its offering by launching the Elementary series of its real-time, data-enabled Math Curriculum. The Curriculum, sequenced to break down the Common Core requirements to small steps,...

2014-04-22 08:38:47

Boston Public Schools reduces dropout rate to the lowest level since 1977 BOSTON and SEATTLE, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Public Schools announced it has reduced the annual high school dropout rate by one-third this year alone. The figure has fallen to 4.5 percent, down from 6.4 percent last year and 9.4 percent in 2006. This is the lowest drop-out rate since the district began tracking the figure in 1977. The reduction means more high school students are staying in school...


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