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2014-05-30 23:10:36

Thanks to SUMO, a new low-cost manikin developed by ProTrainings, healthcare professionals can now be CPR certified completely from home with only a laptop and webcam. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 For the first time ever, it will be possible to get completely CPR certified from home, including the hands-on demonstration of skills. And no, you won't be asked to do CPR compressions on your computer keyboard. Up until now, manikins have been expensive, cumbersome, and hard to...

2014-05-28 23:15:46

Worldwide Leader in Classroom Management Software Introduces New Assessment Features for the Vision Pro Learning Center Portland, OR (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Netop, the worldwide leader in classroom management software, today released an update to the Vision Pro Learning Center, first released as part of Vision Pro version 8.5 in February 2014. Designed to support the growing number of flipped and blended classrooms, the web-based student assessment system will be updated automatically and...

2014-05-28 08:37:05

SEATTLE, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning Virtual School, an online virtual school that partners with districts to provide their students with increased access to high quality educational opportunities, more than doubled the national growth rate with enrollments up 50 percent for the 2012-2013 academic year. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140528/91560 Apex Learning Virtual School students are not only enrolling, they are also succeeding with the digital...

2014-05-27 23:12:39

After one year of blended learning student gains were more than 30% higher than 2012-13. San Carlos, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Education Elements is excited to announce that Landmark Academy at Reunion students made tremendous gains in student achievement as the result of a high fidelity blended learning implementation. 93% of Landmark kindergarten students met their growth target this year, compared to 61% last year and 90% of students were above grade level compared to 76% last year....

2014-05-21 23:08:16

Leading learning and training solutions provider, InfoPro Learning, a Compunnel company, (http://www.infoprolearning.com) is recognized for the third time in the past four years in TrainingIndustry.com’s Top 20 Content Development Companies List. The Top 20 list is created from TrainingIndustry.com’s annual market review of the best providers of training services and technologies. Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 TrainingIndustry.com is focused on helping dedicated business and...

2014-05-20 23:10:02

A new alliance between SunGard K-12 Education and Schoology pairs eSchoolPLUS’s award-winning Teacher Access Center with Schoology’s award-winning platform for managing instruction, communication, and collaboration. The integration between the two software solutions gives teachers the ability to manage their entire classroom and student learning experience in one tool—from attendance and intervention management to learning resources, online engagement, and virtual classrooms....

2014-05-19 08:31:48

Outstanding session proposals will be recognized during a ceremony at the conference, which takes place July 8-9, in Denver NEWBURYPORT, Mass., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Sloan Consortium (Sloan-C) today announced its "Best-in-Track" sessions for its 11th Annual Blended Learning Conference and Workshop, which takes place July 8-9, in Denver Colorado. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140516/88452 "Sessions designated as Best-in-Track represent top quality proposals...

2014-05-14 23:16:25

Grants Total Nearly $1M for Personalized, Competency-Based Schools San Carlos, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Education Elements is excited to announce that two of the schools it supported through the planning phase for NGLC breakthrough grants won awards of $450,000 each to implement their innovative personalized models. With these two awards to Piedmont City Schools (AL) and Alliance College-Ready Public Schools (CA), Ed Elements has worked with 15 of the past and current winners. According to...

2014-05-13 23:12:41

Company Supports Personalized Learning with 127-Point Resource Certification Process Cincinnati (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 An evaluation completed by the Center for Educational Leadership and Technology (CELT) finds that the 127-point Resource Certification Process for Knovation’s Learning Resource Library effectively addresses the challenges school districts face when integrating digital resources into their curriculum. As a leader in research, planning and implementation services for the...

2014-05-13 08:38:28

New courses address evolving standards and academic needs SEATTLE, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, has announced the expansion of its course catalog for the 2014-2015 academic year. The new courses demonstrate the company's continued commitment to ensuring Apex Learning online courses fully meet expectations as standards evolve, as well as new investments in Career and Technical...


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