Study shows major learning loss for grades K-2
September 22nd, 2020

Students will likely experience 2 to 4 months of learning loss as a result of COVID-19 disruptions, especially in grades K-2, according to a new report. The findings from Illuminate…



Are principals ready to reopen schools?
August 14th, 2020

Districts across the nation are rolling out school reopening plans with provisions to keep students safe. But the school leaders charged with implementing those plans have little confidence those provisions…



8 reasons game-based learning is growing
July 27th, 2020

Revenue for game-based learning and education is projected to reach more than $24 billion by 2024, according to a new market forecast. Metaari’s 2019-2024 Global Game-based Learning Market study, released…



5 ways esports is impacting education right now
July 8th, 2020

More than 70 percent of schools are considering starting an esports program, citing an opportunity to improve the campus experience for students and foster STEM learning, according to a survey…


5 benefits K-12 esports gave this district
July 6th, 2020

Esports is booming, from K-12 right on up to college and at the professional level. As more districts start K-12 esports leagues of their own, the academic and social-emotional benefits…


Are students’ information literacy skills up to par?
June 26th, 2020

U.S. eighth-graders scored above the international average for computer and information literacy, but they also struggle with some key 21st-century employability skills, according to an international study. The International Computer…


7 ways to support high school seniors during COVID-19
June 12th, 2020

Although COVID-19 has disrupted education for everyone, college-bound high school seniors have seen pronounced disruption in both the abrupt end to their senior year--an end without milestones or fanfare--and in…