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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...

2014-03-25 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,...

2014-02-26 16:33:33

DALLAS, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In January Istation improved its computer-adaptive reading assessment with the addition of enhanced scoring metrics correlated with the widely adopted Lexile(® )Framework for Reading. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120709/DA36825LOGO) This past fall, Istation partnered with MetaMetrics(®), developer of the Lexile Framework for Reading, to link the Lexile scale with student comprehension scores from ISIP(TM) (Istation's Indicators...

2014-02-26 16:25:58

Cool New Character Coaches Student Writers DALLAS, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. (Logo:...

2014-02-25 12:24:02

Mobile Access to Istation Available for the 2014 School Year DALLAS, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile access to Istation's computer-adaptive reading instruction is coming to the iPad just in time for the 2014 school year, perfect for transformational educators who embrace mobile learning strategies and innovative schools that adopt 1-to-1 technology, "bring your own device" (BYOD) approaches and mobile computer labs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120709/DA36825LOGO)...

2014-02-14 23:21:17

Largest instructional service and professional development provider adds dropout recovery to lineup of services; transaction marks second acquisition for Catapult Learning for 2014. Camden, NJ (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Catapult Learning, LLC, the largest provider of educational intervention, common core implementation solutions, and professional development programs, today announced the acquisition of Drop Back In Academy. Drop Back In (DBI) operates 30 dropout recovery academies in...

2013-11-20 23:02:18

Online, differentiated literacy solution honored as best upgraded product. Lakewood, NJ (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Achieve3000 is the winner of a 2013 Award of Excellence from “Tech & Learning” magazine. Achieve3000’s online literacy solutions for grades 2-12 reach all students one-on-one at their individual reading levels, accelerating their reading gains, boosting their performance on high-stakes tests, and preparing them for college and career. The “Tech & Learning”...

2013-11-12 23:03:59

Chief Operating Officer Donna Regenbaum and Chief Technology Officer Israel Ben-Ishai Bring Extensive Experience to Leader in Online Differentiated Instruction LAKEWOOD, NJ (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Achieve3000, the leader in online differentiated literacy instruction, today announced the appointment of two industry leaders to its executive team. Donna Regenbaum is the company’s new Chief Operating Officer and Israel Ben-Ishai is now Chief Technology Officer. “Donna and Israel both...

2013-11-05 04:25:11

DALLAS, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyager/Sopris Learning, a division of Cambium Learning(®) Group, a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and expert professional services, today announced the release of REWARDS Secondary, Third Edition. This explicit, systematic, research-validated reading intervention program produces measurable results in approximately six...