Scotiabank grant will provide thousands of free reading lessons to newcomer families from refugee backgrounds
November 30, 2022 12:11 ET | Hoot Reading
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Nov. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hoot Reading and TalentLift Canada announced today that they have received a grant to deliver 3,000 reading lessons to children of...
Year-round school calendars have no academic benefit
October 25, 2022 07:00 ET | Education Next
Cambridge, Massachusetts, Oct. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Year-round school calendars do not increase academic performance and pose a host of logistical problems that are hard for schools and...
Statement on Student Progress Ahead of the Oct. 24 Release of Results from the Nation’s Report Card
October 20, 2022 08:00 ET | Learning Heroes
WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Learning Heroes shared the following statement on student progress ahead of the Oct. 24 release of results from the Nation’s Report Card (NAEP):...
First comprehensive analysis finds broad gains in U.S. student test scores over last five decades
August 09, 2022 07:00 ET | Education Next
Cambridge, Massachusetts, Aug. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The math and reading achievement of U. S. students has been rising for half a century with Black, Hispanic, and Asian students showing...
Pivot Interactives.png
Pivot Interactives Named Best of STEM by Science Educators
July 25, 2022 15:09 ET | Pivot Interactives
MINNEAPOLIS, July 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Minneapolis, Minnesota Pivot Interactives, a phenomena-based, active learning tool for science teaching, has been honored with three Educators Pick...
Experts uncover evidence of global learning crisis
February 08, 2022 07:00 ET | Education Next
Cambridge, Massachusetts, Feb. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More young children are enrolled in primary school today than any other time in history. Yet achievement data shows that student learning...
Findings from Education Analytics Identifies Learning Lags in California and South Carolina Since COVID
June 15, 2021 09:11 ET | Education Analytics
Madison, Wisconsin, June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Student data expert, Education Analytics (EA) released data today on the changes in learning patterns students in grades 3-8 in California and...
Instructure’s Canvas integrates with Classcraft to drive and automate academic engagement
June 08, 2021 07:55 ET | Classcraft
SHERBROOKE, QC and SALT LAKE CITY, UT — June 8, 2021, June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Classcraft, a K-12 learning company focused on driving student motivation and supporting behavioral...
Switch to four-day school week slows learning
May 04, 2021 08:00 ET | Education Next
Cambridge, Massachusetts, May 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Students earn lower math and reading scores on standardized tests after their schools switch to a four-day school week, Paul Thompson of...
catapult logo.png
Catapult Learning Offers Turnkey Summer Journey Program to Combat Learning Loss for Students
April 20, 2021 09:44 ET | Catapult Learning
CAMDEN, N.J., April 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Catapult Learning, a provider of intervention programs for students and professional development solutions for teachers in both public and nonpublic...