New web-based educational technology is being created at an impressive rate. How can you find the solution that best fits your school or district's needs? Here are five best practices to look for in any edtech provider.
More Than Engagement: Pathways to Retention for Adult Learners
Adult learners all have unique needs, and also bring with them real-world challenges like transportation, child care, and financial obligations. Here are three key areas educators can focus on to address their adult learners' needs and keep them engaged.
Hot Off the Press! Secondary At-Risk Students’ Online Course Self-Confidence Levels
Our state and federal programs manager, Shane Dennison, recently published a book detailing his research on at-risk students' self-confidence levels and outcomes in online courses. Read on for a sneak peek at the book and four strategies to improve student outcomes that Shane's research uncovered!
Study Island Benchmarks & Predictive Validity
Predictive validity addresses how well a specific test predicts future behavior. With our latest research, we've found promising results regarding the predictive validity of Study Island Benchmarks in relation to state assessments.
Blended Learning Questions Answered: Part I
To help you understand blended learning and decide if it’s right for you, we've compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions we receive from our customers. Over the next few weeks, we will answer each of these questions to walk you through the phases of getting a blended learning program up and running in your school or district.