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2014-01-02 12:23:47

Complements the award-winning i-Ready® Diagnostic & Instruction program NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Curriculum Associates announces another addition to the i-Ready® Diagnostic & Instruction product line, winner of the 2013 CODiE Award for Best Student Assessment Solution, with the release of the second in a new series of educational games for the iPad(®). These apps target the skills that are most essential for achievement in Reading...

2012-06-25 23:03:29

MimioReading Software Suite Helps Students Master Strategies for Comprehension across All Subject Areas San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 According to a 2011 report from the National Center of Education Statistics, only about one third of the nation´s fourth graders and one third of its eighth graders are proficient in reading comprehension. To better address the challenge of helping students reach grade-level proficiency, Mimio, a global leader in interactive teaching technologies,...

2012-03-28 23:03:38

A survey conducted by Lexia Learning polled nearly 150 education professionals at the ASCD Conference about their school or district´s ability to provide individualized instruction to students of all levels. Only one-third (36 percent) of educators polled indicated that teachers at their schools had the time and resources to effectively deliver individualized instruction for on-level students, while less than half (47 percent) believed they had the appropriate resources available to...

2011-01-06 00:01:47

On average, students improve by more than a full letter grade in just 10 hours with an in-home tutor according to a national survey of 269 independent tutors conducted by tutor-student matching service, WyzAnt.com. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 5, 2011 According a recent survey, 72% of students improve their scores between one and two full letter grades after just 10 hours of private tutoring compared with only 4% of students who see minimal improvement. 12% of students see an improvement of...

2009-01-22 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Grow Network/McGraw-Hill today announced the development of a new version of the MyGuide(TM) Personal Learning Program, a flexible technology program that helps teachers differentiate instruction with individualized print and online material in middle school reading and math. MyGuide meets the needs of all learners throughout the year by: analyzing assessment results, providing individualized content for all students, and giving teachers the...

2008-09-15 03:00:23

By Lehman, Bruce With two locations in Fort Wayne and an online expansion to Detroit in the works, Director Nicole Rennaker says, "The Neighborhood Learning Place offers a long list of programs and techniques designed as supplemental academic support for pre-K to adults students. Each program is customized to the student's individual needs. "We design all programs based on an initial review and discussion with the parents of the student. For adults, it's the same review process and...

2008-06-19 18:00:29

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Cindy Taylor, ORVA Board of Directors, +1-503-690-8490, cindytaylor26@gmail.com; or Jeff Kwitowski of K12 Inc., +1-703-483- 7281, jkwitowski@k12.com Oregons newest online public school will open in September SALEM, Ore.,June 19/PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Oregon Virtual Academy (ORVA) Board of Directors announced today that their school was granted approval by the Oregon State Board of Education to serve up to 600 students across the state in grades K-8...

2008-02-14 03:00:30

By Rock, Marcia L Gregg, Madeleine; Ellis, Edwin; Gable, Robert A ABSTRACT: Today, teachers are responsible not only for meeting the diverse needs of all students but also for ensuring improved educational outcomes. Accordingly, school personnel are seeking proven ways to strengthen traditional classroom practices. Beginning with the plight of two teachers-one general and one special education-the authors offer a rationale for differentiating instruction. Then they review the literature on...


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