As part of National Reentry Week, the U.S. government announced $5.7 million in grants and a new toolkit aimed at helping previously incarcerated youth and adults transition back into the general population.
Karl Nelson is the director of the Digital Learning Department for the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. In this Q&A, he talks about how his state is using open educational resources to help support Common Core State Standards.
- By Christopher Piehler
Education Elements has added three new content resource providers to its list of about two dozen already available on its personalized learning platform.
ThingLink has debuted a new virtual reality content app, VR lessons, designed for teachers, parents and students in elementary school.
Schools have been collecting data on students through standardized tests and other means for years, but teachers, parents and other stakeholders in students' development often don't have the opportunity to use that data to help meet individual students' needs, according to a new report from the Data Quality Campaign.
Dell and Aerohive have launched a hybrid network system with new cloud-managed wired and wireless capabilities. The system has already been adopted by Queen Margaret's School in Canada and Movement Mortgage in the U.S.
Ten online courses from digital publisher Shmoop have recently earned a-g approval from the University of California, bringing the total number of a-g courses offered by the company to 20.
Check out these math learning websites, designed to build comprehension as well as confidence.
- By Danny Wagner
A new mobile-based electronic game system has been launched to introduce critical math skills to children.
Learning.com has updated its EasyTech digital literacy curriculum to include a new unit on computational thinking.