The official name of the umbrella statute is the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), but it is commonly known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB).
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) annual conference kicks off June 24, 2013 at the San Antonio Convention Center in San Antonio, TX.
The increasingly pervasive influence of social media, especially in the lives of students, poses a challenge in how to both accommodate and integrate social media in the 21st century classroom.
A new report from the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies (IOM) addresses the overall well-being of today's student body.
When the goal is intervention it is important to train adult educators. At Edmentum Higher Ed our goal is to help adult learner institutions and instructors identify strengths and areas of improvement early and provide instruction that addresses their learners’ needs.
It’s been a few years since the world was graced with the acronym STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.
I’ve just spent the last few days in extremely thought-provoking, innovative meetings focused on the product roadmap for Edmentum Assessments and our entire product portfolio.
In order to really think about where we want to go with EducationCity, I have to reflect on where we have already been. As I glance back, I am stunned by the sheer volume of growth that EducationCity has undergone in the past four years.
Educators are challenged with finding solutions designed to engage, motivate, and improve achievement for all learners.
Looking for a way to keep your students engaged over the summer months? Enter your students and your school in the Edmentum Academic Challenge featuring Study Island for a chance to win great prizes!
As flipped learning grows in momentum across the country and around the world, there are still some teachers not willing to at least give it a try.
Palm Beach State College began in 1933 as Florida’s first public community college. Three of the most popular certification programs at Palm Beach State College are in the fields of dental assisting, medical assisting, and surgical technology.
Shane Dennison, State and Federal Programs Consultant at Edmentum, kicks off his new series, “State and Federal Highlights,” discussing the controversy surrounding the Common Core in the United States.
We've been talking about mobile learning for quite a while now. But more important, we've also been developing mobile-optimized courses and assessments, while we also re-engineer our existing resources to enable them for mobile access.
Ketsia Hamiliton, Edmentum’s National Assessment Consultant, introduces her new series, “The Educator as Analyst.”
The first week of school for teachers is often a week spent discussing changes in the curriculum, gathering supplies, and setting up your classroom.
Shagit Thakkar, Curriculum Manager at Edmentum specializing in science content, introduces us to the Next Generation Science Standards in part one of his series, “Examining the Next Generation Science Standards: their Background, Development, and Vision.”
Teachers enter every school year promising to make parental engagement a top priority. Then, sometime between having a stack of papers to grade and lesson plans to submit, a lot of us fall back into the routine of only talking to parents when something goes wrong, just as it’s been since the beginning of professional education.
As a Title I school that only serves students up to second grade, Baker Elementary School in Wayland, MI realized they needed to start teaching fundamental reading skills as early as possible in order to affect learning gains.
In an interesting new infographic, KnowledgeWorks articulates its view of the future of learning and provides a provocative vision of the ways in which learning might evolve.
Last week I was talking to a middle school math teacher about one of her students, and how he was struggling with calculating ratios and really needed more support and help.