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Survivor Week: How a Rural Colorado School Jump-Starts Learning

We love sharing the many ways that Edmentum products are used in programs created by schools and districts across the country (and even around the world). Today, we’re going to look at how the rural Campo School District RE-6 in Colorado helps jump-start learning with its Survivor Week Challenge after summer break, spring break, or any school break for that matter.

Everything you need to prepare for PSSA and Keystone testing

With the PSSA and Keystone Exams less than a month away, we know that you’re working hard to prepare yourself, your students, and their parents for what to expect. Testing is tough—there’s no way around it. So, we’re hoping to help lighten the load (even if only a little bit) by curating all the best testing resources we could get our hands on.

How a Group of Rural Colorado Schools Partners with Edmentum for Specific and Effective Professional Development

With only 42 students enrolled in grades PK through 12, Campo School District in rural southeast Colorado was able to overcome some significant challenges to offering professional development for staff, including budget constraints, geography, and widely varying staff needs.

[Feature Focus] Utilizing Admin Gradebook in Edmentum Courseware to Ensure Program Fidelity

Edmentum Courseware users are probably already aware of the Admin Gradebook feature, but are you making the most of it to ensure fidelity across your entire program? Here, we’ll cover the basics of Admin Gradebook, and we’ll dive into a few specific details that are important to know when setting up this functionality.

[Feature Focus] Edmentum Courseware Reporting Updates

Wmake it a priority to offer educators using our Courseware plenty of ways make the most of their data through intuitive, high-quality, easily consumable reports. In this post, we'll review a few of our core reports as well as several brand-new reporting options released this winter as a direct result of educator feedback.

4 Ways Edmentum Assessments Can Support Students During Times of Transition

Whether students are at the turning point of a grade-level promotion, require additional tutoring are in need of summer support, or are making the big move to high school, transitions are inevitable. Edmentum Assessments can help build students’ confidence as they prepare for each new venture by providing individualized, data-driven instruction.

Exploring the Latest Trend in STEM Learning: Seals, Certifications, and Other Endorsements

Education is changing fast, and STEM learning may be changing even faster. For many, it’s hard to keep up with the ever-changing options related to STEM learning, including certificates, seals, and concentration opportunities for students at the high school level. We’re breaking down what they look like, what value they’re providing, and what the future of STEM endorsements may entail.

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