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2014-08-21 12:26:22

Texas students show greater gains after spending more time with Istation curriculum DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Students in grades 1 through 8 demonstrate greater gains in overall reading ability with Istation curriculum than their peers who do not use Istation, according to a statewide literacy growth study conducted by Southern Methodist University during the 2013-14 school year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120709/DA36825LOGO The study collected data from more...

2014-08-19 23:12:58

Students show greater gains after spending more time with Istation curriculum. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Prekindergarten and kindergarten students demonstrate greater gains in early literacy development learning with Istation curriculum than their peers who do not use Istation, according to a nationwide literacy growth study conducted by Southern Methodist University during the 2013-14 school year. The study collected data from more than 81,000 prekindergarten and kindergarten...

2014-08-18 16:30:24

Students show greater gains after spending more time with Istation curriculum DALLAS, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prekindergarten and kindergarten students demonstrate greater gains in early literacy development learning with Istation curriculum than their peers who do not use Istation, according to a nationwide literacy growth study conducted by Southern Methodist University during the 2013-14 school year. The study collected data from more than 81,000 prekindergarten and...

2014-04-30 08:42:45

Storia® School Edition Offers 2,000 Fiction, Nonfiction and Classic Children's eBooks for Pre-K to Grade 6 for Group and Independent Classroom Reading NEW YORK, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic today announced the launch of Storia® School Edition, a subscription-based ebook solution for Pre-K through Grade 6, for group and individual classroom reading, and Core Clicks(TM), a web-based instructional program for Kindergarten through Grade 5 that supports content area reading in...

2014-04-28 08:39:37

Istation's Early and Advanced Reading Named Best Lower and Upper Elementary Reading Programs DALLAS, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Istation is the winner of two 2014 Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIE) for both the Lower and Upper Elementary Reading categories, given by The ComputED Gazette. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120709/DA36825LOGO This is the second year in a row Istation's Advanced Reading has been named the best Upper Elementary Reading program among...

2014-04-14 12:29:08

Scholastic Literacy Pro(TM) and Scholastic PR1ME(TM) Mathematics to Be Released in Multiple Markets NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced the launch of two new education programs, Scholastic Literacy Pro(TM) and Scholastic PR1ME(TM) Mathematics, available for global markets. They join a rapidly growing portfolio of Scholastic educational technology and blended learning programs based...

2014-04-09 23:21:59

Predictability Study Provides ISIP Cut Scores that Reflect Strong Probability of Passing Texas Reading Assessment Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Student results on Istation’s Indicators of Progress (ISIP) assessments can determine a high probability of passing the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Reading tests, according to a predictability study released in March 2014. The study identified the cut score of the ISIP Overall Reading Ability Score that can be...

2014-03-26 23:25:38

Award-winning site continues to provide a safe virtual reading community where kids discover, track, review and recommend books. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 BiblioNasium, the fastest growing digital social network that supports and promotes the independent reading activities of young readers, today announces the launch of advanced book review features. Children using the platform to catalog, track and record their reading can now also add their own voice in writing independent...

2014-03-25 23:33:56

Predictability Study Finds Strong Correlation Between ISIP Reading, Texas Reading Assessment Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Student results on Istation’s Indicators of Progress (ISIP™) assessments provide a strong indicator of potential scores on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) Reading tests, according to a predictability study released in 2014. Using data from the Garland Independent School District (Garland ISD) in Garland, Texas, Istation's...

2014-02-27 23:35:49

Calvin Cool Joins the Crew at Istation Reading Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Istation’s hip new character, Calvin Cool, joins the program’s engaging, animated cast to lead students through interactive, step-by-step lessons that teach the characteristics of good writing. Students and educators with Istation Reading subscriptions can automatically access the newly released “Writing Rules! with Calvin Cool” interactive online writing program. Perfect for flipped classrooms,...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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