Auto notices help districts send personalized student notices to families
ParentSquare has introduced a new feature that enables schools to send automated messages to parents with student-specific information. It allows automatic, student-customized notices, such as truancy letters, overdue book fees and student athlete physicals.
AdvancED l Measured Progress is changing its name to Cognia
AdvancED | Measured Progress, which was formed as a result of two nonprofits merging in November 2018, announced that it is changing its corporate name to Cognia. Cognia offers accreditation and certification, assessment, professional services and consulting to help schools drive improvement.
Digital math product now includes additional grades
Expanding on Knowre's middle school and high school curricula, Knowre Math released the online core supplement for first through sixth grade. New to Knowre Math is the Knowre Success Score, which measures student achievement as a function of the support a student utilized.
Helping teachers personalize math instruction
Accelerate Learning is partnering with MetaMetrics, creator of the Quantile Framework for Mathematics, to integrate benchmark assessments and Quantile measures into the new STEMscopes Math, an online, comprehensive math curriculum that launched this month in Texas.
Discovery Education acquired Inspyro
While VR and AR content is currently available across Discovery Education’s digital services, the purchase of Inspyro provides the company an in-house ability to quickly design, build, and integrate new VR and AR content into its techbooks, the new Discovery Education Experience and other digital solutions.
Five North Carolina schools select resource planning solution
Through the Department of Public Instruction’s School Business Systems Modernization Program, Tyler Technologies Inc. has signed contracts with New Hanover County Schools, Stanly County Schools, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, Swain County Schools and Craven County Schools for its Munis enterprise resource planning solution.
Personalized learning experience now available across all major devices
IXL Learning's app is now available for Android phones. It can be downloaded for free on the Google Play Store, giving learners access to IXL's complete curriculum of over 8,000 skills across math, English language arts, science, social studies and Spanish.