Common Sense Media’s service Graphite, which offers independent ratings and reviews of learning apps and websites, has compiled this list of apps to get young students started on the road to coding.
- By Graphite by Common Sense Media
Edmentum, a provider of online courses, will release more than 70 career and technical education courses for the 2015-16 school year.
These forward-thinking districts are using software and mobile devices to help close the achievement gap before it's too late.
Carnegie Learning has partnered with Clever to provide a single login between Carnegie's Mathia and Cognitive Tutor programs and a school's student information system.
A coalition representing 11 state education agencies is setting out to create open educational resources to support math and English/language arts in K–12 schools.
Pearson will debut new social studies programs aimed at improving student engage at the secondary level.
Greenwood Hall, a provider of student lifecycle management tools, will acquire Gambassa's cloud-based learning management system.
While still providing many Common Core resources for free, some will now be available for a monthly fee from OpenEd.
Teacher Natalie O'Neil shares the technology she uses to teach lessons that adhere to the ELA standards and prepare her students for PARCC assessments in the spring.
- By Christopher Piehler
Schools and districts that took part in the PARCC and Smarter Balanced trial runs share their experiences to help you prepare for online testing this spring.
- By Dian Schaffhauser