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2014-04-16 00:21:32

Achievement gains for students validated by third-party studies SEATTLE, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, announced the results of three independent studies to evaluate the effectiveness of the company's digital curriculum. The results revealed the positive impact the curriculum has on student achievement when implemented to meet a range of student needs. (Logo:...

2014-04-09 23:22:57

Interactive Courses Designed for "Make or Break" Middle School Years Herndon, VA (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Personalized learning solutions provider Fuel Education™ today announced a new online curriculum designed for middle school students as they transition through the challenging “make or break” years, and for school districts as they adopt all-digital curriculum. Available on a wide variety of platforms and devices such as the iPad® , Chromebook™, and Android™,...

2014-04-07 15:58:22

Boston College researchers find barriers to use of science teaching method A survey of science teachers finds they support a new approach to science education, but they struggle to believe that all students are capable of exploring science using a method called argumentation, according to researchers from the Lynch School of Education at Boston College. Furthermore, teachers in low-income schools said the pressure to meet testing requirements curbs the use of argumentation in their...

2014-04-02 23:32:24

The contract staffing back office will offer a wide selection of Coggno’s online training courses for recruiters, contractors, and companies to purchase on the Top Echelon Contracting, Inc., website. CANTON, Ohio (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Top Echelon Contracting, Inc., the recruiter’s back office solution, joined with Coggno, the premier Learning Management System (LMS) and online training marketplace, to offer professional education resources that can be beneficial to almost anyone in...

2014-04-02 23:26:48

Districts in 18 States Now Implement Student Achievement Solution Mileposts With Gooru’s Open Resources for Personalized Learning in Flipped, Blended & 1:1 Model BOISE, Idaho (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Silverback Learning Solutions (http://www.silverbacklearning.com), an educator-founded technology company and developer of Mileposts™, a results-driven student achievement solution installed in schools K-12 nationwide, today announced that Mileposts will be implemented in all West...

2014-04-02 23:22:22

TrainingIndustry.com Cited InfoPro Learning as One of 2014’s Best Global Providers Plainsboro, New Jersey (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Leading, award-winning learning and training solutions provider, InfoPro Learning, a Compunnel company, (http://www.infoprolearning.com) is recognized for the second year in a row as one of training industry’s Top 20 Training Outsourcing Companies in TrainingIndustry.com’s annual market review of the best providers of training services and technologies....

2014-04-02 12:35:10

TAMPA, Fla., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- LearnSmart, a full-service provider of IT and skills training for business and CrossKnowledge, a leading provider of distance learning solutions for leadership and business skills development, announce their new partnership. This alliance helps both companies expand their already broad reach of combined IT, soft skills, management and leadership training using the most advanced and latest technologies across the globe. (Photo:...

2014-03-27 23:30:53

The Marzano Center Essentials for Achieving Rigor model and an accompanying monograph, Teaching for Rigor, focus on critical pedagogical strategies to help students meet rigorous college and career readiness standards. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 As a response to national reports indicating that students and teachers are not well-prepared to succeed with assessments aligned to new college and career readiness standards, Learning Sciences Marzano Center has developed a...

2014-03-19 23:27:40

In an upcoming Allen Interactions webinar, Edwards will provide attendees guidance and a matrix to address the challenge of successfully creating meaningful context in e-learning design. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Michael Allen's CCAF-based Design Model for designing instructional interactivity (that defines good interactivity as having Context, Challenge, Activity, and Feedback) is one that Allen Interactions has been advocating for many years. This model can be...

2014-03-18 23:21:29

Proven online and blended solutions enable school districts to provide students educational opportunities beyond credit recovery during the summer. Herndon, Va. (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Personalized learning solutions provider Fuel Education™ today announced a variety of options for school districts seeking online learning programs for summer school. Based on the company’s experience partnering with more than 2,000 school districts, the Fuel Education (FuelEd) Summer School solution is...