Study Island

Three Must-Have Elements for a Successful Summer Plan

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Stephanie Abbott

A clear, well-developed plan is a key element of all successful summer school programs. Hartford Public School's summer math plan is a great example of a focused, organized, and attainable program.

Our Latest Rock Star: Mare Island Technology Academy

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Scott Sterling

Mare Island Technology Academy, California's first charter program, has partnered with Study Island and Plato Courseware to achieve a nearly 100-point Academic Performance Index increase since 2009. This year, the Academy's middle and high school were both honored with the California Gold Ribbon Schools Award, and now they have been named Edmentum's latest Rock Star program!

A History of Study Island

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Ashlee Tatum

Since its founding in 2000, Study Island has evolved from a test preparation tool supporting a single state's standards, to the leading practice and assessment solution, built from the ground up to align with the specific standards of all fifty states as well as Washington D.C. and three Canadian provinces.

Our Latest Rock Star: Muhlenberg North Middle School

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Scott Sterling

After adoption of the Common Core State Standards in the 2011-12 school year, Muhlenberg North Middle School in Greenville, KY was classified as "Needs Improvement" by the Kentucky Board of Education. The school turned to Study Island and its robust data and analytics to target instruction, improve student outcomes, and achieve a satisfactory classification.

PARCC Testing: Lessons Learned From the First Year

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Stephanie Abbott

Instructional technology can make a huge difference in preparing at-risk students for PARCC and other next generation assessments.

Study Island: Top 10 Features You Might Not Know About

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Ashlee Tatum

Study Island has evolved from its test preparation roots into a robust, rigorous, and dynamic formative classroom solution that not only prepares students for end-of-year assessments but also gives teachers a way to individualize instruction, pinpoint student difficulties, and monitor student progress.

Our Latest Rock Star: Tempe Academy of International Studies

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Scott Sterling

Tempe Academy of International Studies in Tempe, Arizona has gone from a plan on paper to one of the best middle schools in the state in the span of only two years. The school challenges some of the brightest middle school minds in its district with rigorous International Baccalaureate curriculum and a commitment to blended learning powered by Study Island.

[6 Classroom Tips] Motivate Students with the Perfect Contest

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Madison Michell

The start of spring and testing season can be stressful for both you and your students. This is the perfect time to rally your students and inspire a little friendly competition with a classroom contest.

Announcing: Study Island Spring Contest

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Madison Michell

Register your school for our spring contest, the Edmentum Academic Sprints, featuring Study Island, to add a little excitement to your review sessions before spring testing!

Study Island Named Readers' Choice Top 100 Product

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Sarah Wallach

We are very excited to announce that Study Island has once again been named a Readers’ Choice Top 100 Product for 2014 by District Administration magazine and its readers!

Study Island Fall Contest Winners...

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Madison Michell

This fall, over 200,000 students from 953 schools across the country competed in the Edmentum Master Challenge, featuring Study Island.

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