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The CODiE Award is the only peer-recognized program in the Education Technology industry. The nominated products are evaluated by educators and administrators to be chosen as a finalist. Then, members of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade …

DreamBox Named Best Mathematics Instructional Solution Read More »

If you’re new to DreamBox and haven’t explored the Classroom Overview report yet, now is the perfect time—especially since you’re probably in the throes of preparing your students for your mandated state assessments. The Classroom Overview report will make it …

Using Student Proficiency Data to Personalize Instruction and Close Gaps Read More »

What is Digital Learning Day? The fifth annual Digital Learning Day, organized by the Alliance for Excellent Education, is a nationwide online event that showcases how technology is transforming teaching and learning. Schools and school districts share stories of how …

Digital Learning Day 2016 Read More »

Deeper Learning is often mistaken for simply meaning “mastering content”—but it is much more complex. As Dr. Tim Hudson outlines in his recent white paper, Algebra Readiness Through Deeper Learning Through in Middle School, the goal of Mastering Core Academic …

Deeper Learning Blog Series: How to Integrate Deeper Learning into Your Classroom (6 of 6) Read More »

An Academic Mindset, as Dr. Tim Hudson states in Algebra Readiness through Deeper Learning in Middle School: How Teachers Can Empower Students to Achieve with Confidence, is when students “trust their own abilities and believe their hard work will pay …

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