Learning Resources

Classes Make Virtual Science Trek to Mt. Kilimanjaro

For the fifth time in as many years a group of scientists, teachers, and students are heading up Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania to research mountain biomes and share what they discover with students online.

McGraw-Hill To Release Common Core Reading Platform

McGraw-Hill will launch a reading program, Reading Wonders, for students in grades K-6 and designed for the Common Core State Standards.

Arkansas Department of Ed Provides Statewide Access to STEM Activities

Students in Arkansas will have access to a Web-based tool to help them master math and science. The Arkansas Department of Education will be providing access to Penda Learning, a Web-based standards mastery resource for students in grades 4 through 10.

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.