Technology changes at a rapid pace, and educators have to keep up.
Check below for the latest marketplace news to keep you up-to-date on product developments, teaching and learning initiatives, and new trends in education.
Digital Curriculum and Assessment
Michigan’s Flint Community Schools (FCS) announced a new partnership with Discovery Education. Through this new collaboration, FCS educators teaching grades K-8 district-wide can now accelerate the creation of authentic digital classrooms by integrating Discovery Education’s Science Techbook, an innovative digital textbook, into classroom instruction. Read more.
Turning Technologies announced the release of ExamView v11. The complete assessment solution now features a fresh new appearance, expanded learning management system integrations, synchronous and asynchronous assessment potential, comprehensive clicker support and, for the first time, the ability to upgrade to online testing capabilities that will change the way assessments are administered and taken in the ExamView classroom. Read more.
The Center for Research and Reform in Education (CRRE) at Johns Hopkins University released its much anticipated website called Evidence for ESSA, a free web-based resource that provides easy access to information on programs that meet the evidence standards defined in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Read more.