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2014-08-25 23:06:00

Mission-driven startup helps students achieve deeper learning through engaging, high quality educational video lessons San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Zaption, Inc. (http://www.zaption.com) continues to revolutionize learning with online video by working with top social studies teachers from around the country and curriculum partners like Facing History and Ourselves to provide free, high quality interactive video lessons. “Social studies teachers have always used video to...

2014-08-25 08:24:52

Crafted by top teachers, task-based math lesson plans and English language arts resources allow every teacher to deliver clear, effective instruction for the new standards WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LearnZillion, a digital curriculum and professional learning platform valued by over 450,000 educators, announces the addition of more than 750 free, standards-aligned lesson plans in math and English language arts (ELA). This expansion is just in time to meet the needs of teachers...

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...

2014-08-19 23:12:39

Common Core Coach provides meaningful instruction and practice tools for math and English language arts. NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 New evaluations of Common Core Coach, an inclusive learning program that adds depth, understanding, and practice to Common Core standards and skills instruction, find the program creates a comprehensive instructional program for math and English language arts (ELA) classes, backed by research. Created by Triumph Learning, producer of critically...

2014-08-19 23:06:41

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene meets the needs of local educators alongside Palm Beach Broadcasting and other local businesses in support of a School Supply Drive for the Teachers this time. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Amidst the litany of 'Back to School' supply drives for children's school supplies this time of year, there is a new awareness and consequent actions and partnerships being forged for the sake of teachers' back to school supply needs....

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...

2014-08-14 23:09:50

Griffith Tutoring Selects BenchPrep and their ACT Program to Add Online and Mobile Learning Technology to Their High School Tutoring Curriculum Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 BenchPrep is pleased to announce a partnership with Griffith Tutoring to bring personalized online and mobile ACT prep courses to students participating in their tutoring programs. The courses will be used as a supplement to Griffith’s current in-person tutoring curriculum starting in September this year....

2014-08-12 23:12:32

Learning Sciences International launches full-day professional development sessions to help educators build expertise in using instructional strategies to meet rigorous college and career readiness standards. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Learning Sciences International is offering full-day, hands-on workshops to provide educators with training on instructional strategies that move students toward more complex learning. Experience Day sessions will be held in various...

2014-08-04 08:25:32

BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owl Tutors (www.owltutors.com) has retained TransMedia Group (www.transmediagroup.com) to assist with the promotion of its cutting-edge online platform that allows tutors to keep 100% of their tutoring revenue without middleman fees, which in turn will make it a wiser and more cost effective program for parents and students. Under the Owl Tutors program, each tutor must undergo a thorough background check, ensuring zero criminal...


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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