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2012-01-03 08:30:00

LINCOLN, Neb., Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent Institute of Education Sciences at the U.S. Department of Education report found that Class.com's Algebra I course administered through its fully accredited online high school, Lincoln National Academy, increased eighth grade students' algebra skills and caused them to take more challenging math courses in high school. "We know how successful students can be at Lincoln National Academy, and it's exciting to have online learning...

2011-12-19 16:45:00

EdGate Correlation Services, LLC, continues to incorporate powerful enhancements to the Curriculum Matrix®, an online curriculum management tool for teachers, to give districts and teachers greater ability to manage content they have added to the Matrix. Gig Harbor, WA (PRWEB) December 19, 2011 EdGate Correlation Services, LLC, continues to incorporate powerful enhancements to the Curriculum Matrix®, an online curriculum management tool for teachers, to give districts and teachers...

2011-11-15 10:23:00

BOSTON, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearson today announced CourseConnect Analytics Edition, a new version of its award-winning online course library. CourseConnect Analytics Edition integrates with Pearson LearningStudio's Learning Outcome Manager to track the achievement of student learning objectives and performance. This integration provides institutions that use both the Pearson LearningStudio platform and CourseConnect online courses with enhanced reporting and analytics...

2011-11-08 10:34:53

Cooking should be integrated into school curriculum Based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other reports that childhood obesity has tripled over the past 30 years, we recognize the importance of reaching our children early to form good food habits. However, with teachers having to incorporate more and more learning standards into their already packed curriculums, where does that leave room for nutrition education in elementary schools? Perhaps by putting it into school...

2011-08-03 08:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Curriculum Press ('Key') has decided to reorganize the company around its technology products and to sell its high school mathematics textbook programs. "Key's future is in the digital realm," said Karen Coe, president and CEO. "As the publisher of the most widely-used learning tool for mathematics education, The Geometer's Sketchpad®, we intend to extend the influence of dynamic mathematics environments beyond the...

2011-08-01 14:04:00

BEAVER, Pa., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Network of Digital Schools, which develops and distributes the nation's premier online curriculum Lincoln Interactive, announced today that it has developed and will release a third grade curriculum for the 2011-2012 school year. "We are very excited to offer a new grade level and type of curriculum to our students," said Kellie Hamilton, Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction. "Our third grade students are...

2011-08-01 14:00:00

BEAVER, Pa., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Network of Digital Schools, which develops and distributes the nation's premier online curriculum Lincoln Interactive, announced today that it is releasing an updated and revised version of its widely successful Little Lincoln Kindergarten curriculum for the 2011-2012 school year. The Little Lincoln Kindergarten curriculum was originally launched in the fall of 2008, and quickly became widely popular with students and...

2011-07-28 13:27:00

NEW YORK, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) has reported it found the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project (UCSMP) 6-12 Curriculum to have a "potentially positive" effect on high school mathematics instruction. The announcement of the potentially positive rating, the second highest possible from the WWC, reaffirms McGraw-Hill Education's commitment to research-based instruction. McGraw-Hill Education currently offers three National Science...

2011-07-22 00:01:01

New resources empower educators to bring classic literature and historical personalities to life. Silver Spring, MD (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 Discovery Education announces that Literature Guides and Biographies from Shmoop, a digital curriculum company that makes fun, rigorous learning and teaching materials, are now available in Discovery Education streaming PLUS. Shmoop's Literature Guides and Biographies are written by Ph.D. students from Stanford, Harvard, UC Berkley, and other top...

2011-06-07 10:04:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HighReach Learning®, a division of Carson-Dellosa Publishing, LLC, and a leader in educational resources and curricula for early childhood education, is pleased to announce that its highly acclaimed Curriculum for Pre-K has been approved by the West Virginia Office of Instruction for use by Universal Pre-K providers. "We are delighted that HighReach Learning's® Curriculum for Pre-K has been adopted by yet...