February 9, 2018: Volume 25, Number 3

STEM Learning is Interest at TCEA

The interest schools have in hands-on and project-based learning for STEM instruction was seen in the enthusiasm teachers showed for products in those areas being showcased at the ...

Texas Promotes OER

Jennifer Bergland, director of government relations for the Texas Computer Education Association, told attendees at the group’s February conference that the state is looking to move ...

BenchPrep Powers ACT's WorkKeys

BenchPrep (Chicago) in January broadened its partnership with ACT (Iowa City, IA) by serving as the platform for the new courses of ACT’s WorkKeys Curriculum. BenchPrep Co-Founder ...

Themes Emerge in ESSA Plans

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in January approved 19 education plans submitted by18 states and Puerto Rico under the provisions of the Every Student Succeeds Act. Some common ...

Illuminate & Edsby Update

Illuminate Education, provider of the Education Intelligence Platform with features for data, assessments, student information, special education and reporting, in January launched ...

EMC Adds Computer Literacy with Zulama

EMC School (St. Paul, MN), a provider of digital and blended language learning solutions, in February acquired Zulama (Pittsburgh), developer of digital programs for computer literacy ...

Google Releases Enterprise Suite

A staple of any education conference are announcements of partnerships with Google (Mountain View, CA), and TCEA was no exception. Visual display provider BenQ (Costa Mesa, CA) ...

News Briefs, Feb. 9, 2018

 Digital literacy provider myON (Mankato, MN) in January began providing written and recorded articles in three languages, English, Spanish and French, as part of the myON News ...

Partnership & Acquisition Briefs, Feb. 9, 2018

Mathematics software provider DreamBox Learning (Bellevue, WA) in January partnered with Knotion (Morelia, Mexico), a provider of integrated learning ecosystems, to deliver its math ...

IES Works Toward CTE Network

The National Center for Education Research in the Institute of Education Sciences in January moved forward with plans for a center to carry out scientifically-based research and ...

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