To help Fairbanks North Star Borough School District achieve its strategic plan, the district has hired Education to implement personalized learning throughout its elementary and secondary schools.
Education leaders and technology developers looking to introduce pilot programs can now consult a step-by-step framework developed by Digital Promise, a nonprofit organization working to accelerate innovation in education.
Council Bluffs Community School District has received a $54,500 grant from Google to purchase 28 virtual reality kits with 15 headsets each, in an effort to boost student engagement and diversify instruction.
An additional 14 elementary schools and five middle schools will began a digital language-learning program this year.
More than 3 million students using the Math Techbook from Discovery Education will now have a chance to apply their knowledge of professional basketball to solving math problems, thanks to a new multi-year partnership with the NBA.
Britannica has debuted LaunchPacks: Social Studies, a collection of content packs designed to cover the entire K-12 social studies curriculum.
A new online tool aims to make it easier for state and district leaders to set learning goals and measure progress under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
Contents include a database of 900 Supreme Court cases dealing with First Amendment issues, which will expand as the court continues taking case.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
MetaMetrics is partnering with the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium to link the Lexile Framework for Reading and the Quantile Framework for Mathematics to the Smarter Balanced online assessment system.
English on the Go has launched LingoBot, a new tool designed to help English language learners practice speaking English.