Learning Resources

Gale adds National Geographic Kids to Virtual Library

New online resource features digital books and magazines covering a range of topics from science and nature to history and world cultures

Curriki Adds Free Oracle Java Curriculum

Oracle has begun putting its programming training materials onto a Web site used by educators around the world.

McGraw-Hill Education Releases Adaptive Learning Program for AP Exam Prep

McGraw-Hill Education has launched an online preparation tool designed to help high school students prepare for advanced placement exams.

Integration of Library Research Services Aims at Ease, Depth of Discovery

Researchers at libraries subscribing to both Credo and EBSCO Discovery Services (EDS) will now see Credo topic pages and full-text reference entries within their EDS searches, via new integration technology deployed by Credo.

Tynker Launches Cloud-Based Platform for Teaching Programming

Tynker has launched a new online learning platform designed to help elementary and middle school students learn computational thinking and programming skills in the classroom.

Online K-5 Math Program Enhances Student Progress Tracking

DreamBox Learning has enhanced its online mathematics instructional program to include tracking of student progress against four regional math standards in addition to its existing Common Core State Standards-aligned reporting.

Gale To Digitize AP's Archives

Gale, a provider research and reference tools for libraries, has entered into an agreement with Associated Press to digitize the nonprofit news agency's corporate archives.

Gale Rolling Out New Platform To House Digital Humanities Collections

Educational publisher Gale will make all of its digital humanities collections available through one platform "over the coming years," according to a news release from the Michigan-based company.

Odysseyware Enhances Online Courseware With Common Core-Aligned Remediation Tool

Online curriculum publisher Odysseyware has introduced the Common Core Assessment and Remediation Tool, a set of supplemental assessments and instructional materials designed to help K-8 students master the goals of the Common Core State Standards.

Pluralsight Releases Free Video Programming Courses for Young People

A company that develops video training for software developers has created two online courses specifically for young people.