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2013-10-16 23:27:06

Online program for K-5 learners built on common core learning progressions. Baltimore, Md. (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Today at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Regional Conference, EPS Literacy and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, and CSL Associates, Inc., unveiled content and learning management updates to MathCoach® Interactive, an online math program designed to help students in grades K-5 master the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Built on the...

2013-05-14 08:29:19

LAS VEGAS, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Made in America, Yamie Chess: The Adventures of Tigermore and the Mind Angels®, the new supplemental K-8 math learning aid series that uses an educational cartoon chess universe to teach children math, and the algebraic and geometric basis of classic chess, scheduled to make its worldwide debut at the American International Toy Fair in New York on February 16, 2014, is aiming to raise America's position in math performance among industrialized...

2013-04-17 08:35:23

Bialik will share her unique journey from child actress to neuroscientist and show how math and science come to life with real-world applications and technology DENVER, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments (TI) and its brand ambassador - actress and neuroscientist Mayim Bialik - are joining thousands of math educators at the NCTM 2013 Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado, to share innovative new classroom technology including TI-Nspire(TM) Apps for iPad® and the...

2012-10-03 06:25:52

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tennessee Department of Education has approved Carnegie Learning's suite of math curricula as preferred basal instructional materials through June 2018. Adopted materials include Carnegie Learning MATHia® software for middle grades 6-8 and Carnegie Learning Bridge to Algebra, Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II textbooks and Cognitive Tutor® software for high school students. All programs provide highly individualized, student-centered...

2012-07-11 06:30:31

PITTSBURGH, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alabama Department of Education has adopted Carnegie Learning Cognitive Tutor® Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II software as preferred supplemental instructional material for students in grades 9-12 through June 2018. The research-based adaptive learning math program can support Carnegie Learning textbooks or a district's existing program as intervention or accelerated instruction. Based on more than two decades of cognitive science...

2012-06-14 06:23:30

ANAHEIM, Calif., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Dianne L. De Mille, Ph.D., M.S. is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Education as a result of 40+ Years of Excellence. Dianne is one of the Founding Board Members of Global-Educational-Technologies, Inc., a 501 (c)(3) dedicated to making a positive impact on the quality of life for at-risk, underserved populations, using the vehicle of Education. In her current role, Dianne specializes...

2011-11-22 07:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Education is the key to the future. Yet in too many cases, American students have been falling behind their global peers, particularly in the critical field of mathematics where the instructional approach has tended to be broad and shallow, with little focus on concept mastery. That challenge has led a growing number of U.S. educators to take a serious look at Singapore - that is, at Singapore Math, an innovative curriculum whose effectiveness has...

2011-10-17 07:10:00

DALLAS, Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyager, a member of Cambium Learning Group serving at-risk and special student populations through strategic and intensive comprehensive interventions, will host a complimentary, one-hour webinar featuring education author, John Woodward, Ph.D., on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at 4:00 p.m. Central Time. The webinar, For Every Student to Succeed, Something Different Has To Happen, will address how to successfully support struggling math students....

2011-04-16 00:00:28

Trio of Games Honored for Building Teamwork and Engagement Chandler, AZ (PRWEB) April 15, 2011 Sokikom's online math social learning games for children in grades 1-6, Frachine, Opirate and Treeching, are winners in the 17th Annual Best Educational Software (BESSIE) Awards, sponsored by ComputED Learning Center, San Diego's leading computer education resource. Sokikom was recognized in the Best Online Multi-Player Math Game for Early Elementary category. The BESSIE Awards target innovative...

2011-04-16 00:00:27

At the same time education budgets are being cut, more than two million educators are gearing up to implement the new Common Core Standards and meet digital learning initiatives such as the one proposed in a bill currently under consideration by the Indiana legislature which would make all classroom instruction digital by 2014. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 15, 2011 At the same time education budgets are being cut, more than two million educators are gearing up to implement the new Common Core...