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2014-05-28 08:37:05

SEATTLE, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning Virtual School, an online virtual school that partners with districts to provide their students with increased access to high quality educational opportunities, more than doubled the national growth rate with enrollments up 50 percent for the 2012-2013 academic year. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140528/91560 Apex Learning Virtual School students are not only enrolling, they are also succeeding with the digital...

2014-05-27 23:12:39

After one year of blended learning student gains were more than 30% higher than 2012-13. San Carlos, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Education Elements is excited to announce that Landmark Academy at Reunion students made tremendous gains in student achievement as the result of a high fidelity blended learning implementation. 93% of Landmark kindergarten students met their growth target this year, compared to 61% last year and 90% of students were above grade level compared to 76% last year....

2014-05-21 23:08:16

Leading learning and training solutions provider, InfoPro Learning, a Compunnel company, (http://www.infoprolearning.com) is recognized for the third time in the past four years in TrainingIndustry.com’s Top 20 Content Development Companies List. The Top 20 list is created from TrainingIndustry.com’s annual market review of the best providers of training services and technologies. Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 TrainingIndustry.com is focused on helping dedicated business and...

2014-05-15 16:32:24

School system embraces innovative classroom technology; advances opportunities for more than 25,000 students PITTSBURGH, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following nearly 10 years of successfully utilizing Compass Learning personalized learning software in K-8 classrooms, the Pittsburgh Public School District is now rolling out Compass Learning software for use by students in all 11 area high schools. The move will bring tailored educational tools to more than 25,000 area students and...

2014-05-15 12:43:49

PENSACOLA, Fla., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of the successful completion of another productive school year, TeacherReady® and StuderEducation® are offering the free download of the app iLessonReady(TM) as a thank you to educators who are dedicated to student success. With iLessonReady, educators create lesson plans that engage students in learning to achieve complex skills associated with the Common Core Standards. The iLessonReady app guides teachers to create learning...

2014-05-14 23:16:25

Grants Total Nearly $1M for Personalized, Competency-Based Schools San Carlos, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Education Elements is excited to announce that two of the schools it supported through the planning phase for NGLC breakthrough grants won awards of $450,000 each to implement their innovative personalized models. With these two awards to Piedmont City Schools (AL) and Alliance College-Ready Public Schools (CA), Ed Elements has worked with 15 of the past and current winners. According to...

2014-05-14 12:27:42

Tech Tools Help Educators Turn the Page at Mercersburg Academy MERCERSBURG, Pa., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's a boarding school surrounded by mountains, where teachers of ancient prophecy, history, potions, and calculation provide magical textbooks that they create themselves. Not Hogwarts, but Mercersburg Academy, an independent college preparatory school in south-central Pennsylvania where teachers are harnessing the power of 21(st)-century tools to create the textbooks they...

2014-05-13 23:12:41

Company Supports Personalized Learning with 127-Point Resource Certification Process Cincinnati (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 An evaluation completed by the Center for Educational Leadership and Technology (CELT) finds that the 127-point Resource Certification Process for Knovation’s Learning Resource Library effectively addresses the challenges school districts face when integrating digital resources into their curriculum. As a leader in research, planning and implementation services for the...

2014-05-13 08:38:28

New courses address evolving standards and academic needs SEATTLE, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, has announced the expansion of its course catalog for the 2014-2015 academic year. The new courses demonstrate the company's continued commitment to ensuring Apex Learning online courses fully meet expectations as standards evolve, as well as new investments in Career and Technical...

2014-05-12 08:39:34

DALLAS, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Smart Education & Learning Market by Hardware (IWB & SBL), Software (LMS/LCMS, Open Source & Mobile Education Apps), Educational Content (Digital Content, Test And Assessment & Digital Text Book) - Global Advancements, Market Forecast and Analysis (2014 - 2019)", defines and segments the global smart education market into various sub-segments with an in-depth analysis and forecasting of market sizes. The report...


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