Learning Resources

InstaEDU Adds SAT Prep Reduces Fees

InstaEDU, a company that connects students with online tutors, has added several new features, including SAT preparation and the ability to schedule tutoring sessions in advance.

Scientific Minds Unveils Biology Science Starters

Scientific Minds has released Biology Science Starters, an online tool that provides supplementary instruction for high school students aligned with state standards.

Alabama School Adopts Social Learning Platform

Central Middle School of Coosa County School District in rural Alabama has implemented a social learning platform and educational resource library.

ASCD Launches Free Common Core Resource Site

A new digital tool from ASCD provides teachers with resources to help implement the Common Core State Standards in mathematics and literacy.

Knovation icurio Adds SAS Curriculum Pathways

Knovation has expanded its partnership with SAS to make SAS Curriculum Pathways available through Knovation's digital curriculum content solution, icurio.

Khan Academy Intros Free Programming Lessons

The Khan Academy has introduced a new computer science platform that teaches users the basics of programming by allowing them to manipulate code and see the effects of their changes side by side.

National Geographic Learning Will Distribute ASCD Professional Development Resources

A variety of online courses, searchable resource libraries, and print titles will be available to teachers from National Geographic Learning, an educational materials provider and part of Cengage Learning, through a distribution agreement entered into with the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Using Data and Technology To Improve AYP

After failing to meet adequate yearly progress in 2008, Gautier Middle School Principal Christy Reimsnyder dove into the data and decided to invest in technology in an effort to turn the school's academic progress around.

Compass Learning Adds Learning Tools Interoperability Compliance

Compass Learning has achieved IMS Learning Tools Interoperability compliance, a move that allows students using LTI-compliant learning management systems (LMS) to easily access materials from Compass Learning.

Learn360 Adds Content from BBC Motion Gallery

Learn360, an interactive media-on-demand service for the K-12 education market, is adding content from BBC Motion Gallery, a provider known for its videos in science and social studies subject areas, to the Learn360 library.