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by Fuel Education On 09/18/2014

University of California Grants “A-G” Approval of 95 Fuel Education Courses

by Pearson On 09/18/2014

EdTech Startup to Provide PowerSchool Users With Data Visualization, College-Readiness Tracking Tools

by Frontline Technologies On 09/17/2014

Teachwise provides a resource for teachers to buy and sell educational materials with unique features for ease of use and flexibility

by Charlotte Andrist, Nickel Communications On 09/17/2014

Hosted by Educators for Educators, Professional Development Webinar Series Helps Teachers Create Engaging, Collaborative Classrooms  

by C. Blohm & Associates On 09/16/2014

DALLAS (Sept. 16, 2014) – RoboKind, the world leader in social robotics, announces Brad Baird as Chief Operating Officer (COO). In this role, Baird is responsible for leading all operational aspects of the company. One key focus for Baird is growing Robots4Autism, a program of RoboKind that features humanoid robots built to teach children with autism.

by School Specialty On 09/16/2014

Efficacy Study Highlights Increased Achievement Among Students with Reading and Language Difficulties

by C. Blohm & Associates On 09/15/2014

NEW YORK, NY – (Sept. 15, 2014) – Lee County Middle School in Beattyville, Kent. improved student math proficiency after implementing Common Core Coach from Triumph Learning, producer of critically acclaimed K-12 texts and interactive digital tools. Lee County Middle School used the program to help students master Common Core math skills.

by GOJO Industries, Inc. On 09/11/2014

Students tend to share everything from paper and pencils to lunches and, unfortunately, germs. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the rise in germ-related illnesses begins as early as October. To prevent the spread of germs in schools, GOJO Industries, Inc., the makers of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, invites teachers to participate in the 30-Day Classroom Challenge, which asks them to pledge to educate their students about healthy habits to prevent the spread of illness-causing germs in the classroom. Teachers who join the challenge receive free resources, and can enter to win a $200 Amazon gift card and $200 in PURELL products.

by C. Blohm & Associates On 09/10/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA, Sept. 10, 2014 – DynaVox, a Tobii Technology Company and the industry-leading provider of speech-generating solutions and symbol-adapted special education software, announced today that its acclaimed DynaVox Compass software is now available for an affordable, one-time app purchase. The comprehensive AAC software can now be purchased directly on a user’s, caregiver’s or teacher’s iPad through the Apple App Store, making the DynaVox Compass App the most portable, comprehensive and accessible communication app for those with disabilities.

by School Specialty On 09/10/2014

S.P.I.R.E. Teacher of the Year Award Recognizes Dedicated Elementary Educator

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