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Jones & Bartlett Learning Partners with LiveCarta to Deliver Intelligent Digital Learning Solutions for Nursing Educators

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 02/02/2023 - 10:37
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LiveCarta, a leading developer of digital platforms for collaborative learning and digital publishing, today announced that the company has partnered with Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC, a leading provider of instructional, assessment, and learning-performance management solutions, to deliver customizable, digital learning resources to the nursing education sector. “We built LiveCarta to provide educators with new tools to create the perfect online course pack. E
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Oregon Public School Breaks State Assessment Score Record with Carnegie Learning

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 01/31/2023 - 10:33
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #edtech--Carnegie Learning, a leader in artificial intelligence for K-12 education and formative assessment, announced today that students from the Howard Street Partnership School achieved record-breaking results on Oregon’s state assessment, SBAC, using Carnegie Learning’s core secondary math solution that comprises MATHbook, a consumable write-in text that fosters collaborative classroom learning, and MATHia, the one-on-one, adaptive math coaching software. Howard Street
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Boxlight Wins Multiple Tech & Learning Best of 2022 Awards of Excellence

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 01/31/2023 - 10:33
DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #boxlight--Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL), a leading provider of interactive technology, digital signage, campus audio, and services today announces that 5 of their solutions have won Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence: Best of 2022, in both Primary and Secondary categories for a total of 10 awards. The Awards of Excellence: Best of 2022 celebrates educational technology from the past year that has “excelled at supporting teachers, students, and education professio
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PowerSchool Launches New Tools and Resources to Help Educators Personalize Learning, Support Student Needs, and Increase Operational Excellence

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 01/30/2023 - 13:30
FOLSOM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC), the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education in North America, today announced updates to its PowerSchool Unified Classroom® and PowerSchool Unified Insights™ solutions. These updates include new data-driven personalized learning products, LearningNav and ContentNav, and a new resource library within Unified Insights MTSS, which will provide educators with vetted, research-backed strategies and tools. PowerSchool also
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Maine Virtual Academy Now Accepting Enrollments for 2023-2024 School Year

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 01/30/2023 - 10:30
AUGUSTA, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $LRN #Enrollment--Maine Virtual Academy (MEVA), a full-time online public-school academy serving students in grades 7-12 throughout the state, is welcoming students to enroll for the 2023-2024 school year. MEVA provides safe, alternative educational options, while giving your student a personalized experience and providing them with what they need to succeed. MEVA is tuition-free to all students who reside in Maine, staffed by state-licensed teachers, and is an authorized online
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Cambium Learning Group Announces Cheryl Dodge as New President of Time4Learning

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 01/30/2023 - 10:30
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cambium Learning Group, a leading provider of award-winning education technology and services for K-12 markets, today announced that John Edelson will retire on February 6 after 19 years as president and founder of Time4Learning, an award-winning online homeschooling curriculum. Cheryl Dodge, SVP of product, education, and operations at Time4Learning, will succeed Edelson as president. Edelson founded Time4Learning in 2004 and the company became part of Cambium Learning
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Arco Provides Update Related to the Non-binding Proposal

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 01/26/2023 - 19:18
SÃO PAULO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arco Platform Limited, or “Arco” or “Company” (Nasdaq: ARCE), today announced that its board of directors (the “Board”) formed in December 2022 a special committee (the “Special Committee”) consisting of four independent and disinterested directors, Beatriz Amary, Carla Schmitzberger, Edward Ruiz and Stelleo Tolda, to evaluate and consider the previously announced preliminary non-binding proposal, dated November 30, 2022 (the “Proposal”), from General Atlantic L.P. (
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Springboard and Gonzaga University Partner to Increase Pathways to High-Growth Tech Careers

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 01/26/2023 - 10:16
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Springboard, an industry-leading online learning platform preparing students for in-demand careers through comprehensive, mentor and instructor-led programs, announces it has partnered with Gonzaga University, a Jesuit liberal arts institution in Spokane, Washington, to deliver two of its bootcamps to students and prospective learners, including Cybersecurity and Software Engineering. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs for information security anal
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Doug Bibby, Outgoing President of National Multifamily Housing Council, Joins Shelters to Shutters National Board of Directors

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 01/26/2023 - 10:16
VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shelters to Shutters (“S2S”) announced today that Doug Bibby, outgoing President of the National Multifamily Housing Council (“NMHC”), has joined its National Board of Directors to serve a three-year term. S2S plans to leverage Bibby’s deep expertise of the multifamily industry and the relationships he has cultivated over the course of his more than two-decade career to assist the organization in further scaling its training and placement operations to further its
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Fiverr Expands Second Annual Future Collective Business Accelerator for Black Entrepreneurs, Announces New Cohort

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 01/26/2023 - 10:16
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fiverr is announcing the accepted members of its second annual Future Collective for Black-Owned Businesses.
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Navy Federal Credit Union Partners With Operation HOPE to Boost Financial Literacy

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 16:14
VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navy Federal Credit Union joined the Financial Literacy for All (FL4A) initiative through Operation HOPE, a national endeavor to embed financial literacy into American culture. The goal of FL4A is to enable millions of youth and working adults to achieve greater financial success for themselves, their families and the community. “We are honored to welcome into our FL4A movement Navy Federal and its very special member base—a group to whom we all owe our gratitude f
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American College of Education and MedCerts Create Pathway to Four-Year Degrees

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 13:14
INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #StrideLearn--American College of Education® (ACE) is partnering with MedCerts, an online certification training provider in allied healthcare and information technology, to offer college credit to MedCerts graduates. This partnership provides MedCerts students a pathway into a four-year degree after completing training with MedCerts by converting their completed courses into college credits. ″We’re thrilled to partner with ACE for this significant opportunity for our students,
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PowerSchool Wins Two 2023 Top Ed Tech Products of the Year Awards

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 01/24/2023 - 19:11
FOLSOM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC), the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education in North America, has received two 2023 Top Ed Tech Products of the Year awards from District Administration and the Future of Education Technology® Conference (FETC). PowerSchool’s Unified Insights™ MTSS was recognized as a winner in the Management Systems Technology category, and Unified Classroom® Naviance was recognized as a winner in the Upskilling & Credential Tec
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Stride Achieves Record Enrollment Growth over First Quarter

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 01/24/2023 - 19:11
RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stride, Inc. (NYSE: LRN), one of the nation’s leading technology-based education companies, today announced its results for the second fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2022. Second Quarter Fiscal 2023 Highlights Compared to 2022 Revenue of $458.4 million, compared with $409.5 million, driven by enrollment strength, increases in revenue per enrollment, and Adult Learning growth. Income from operations of $68.1 million, compared with $56.9 million. Net income of $50
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New Tech Port Center + Arena Renamed Boeing Center at Tech Port

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 01/24/2023 - 16:11
SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #ASMGlobal--An innovative new partnership between Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the Kelly Heritage Foundation—an educational nonprofit organization affiliated with Port San Antonio, on whose behalf ASM Global manages Tech Port Center + Arena—will expand STEM learning and workforce development across South Texas. The seven-year partnership and $2.3 million investment will strengthen the region’s STEM talent and enhance programming supported by the foundation, including those developed
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From Home Ec to Home Eq[uity]: P&G's Dawn & Swiffer brands partner with Hello Sunshine's Fair Play to Help Close the 'Chore Gap' with New Curriculum

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 01/24/2023 - 10:10
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Procter & Gamble (P&G) Home Care brands Dawn and Swiffer launch Home Eq[uity], an educational initiative designed to close the chore gap in households across North America by addressing the gendered division of household labor. The collaborative program is a partnership between P&G, Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine, a part of Candle Media, and The New York Times best-selling author Eve Rodsky’s Fair Play brand. The robust school curriculum, crea
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Polk County Public Schools Launches Teacher-Led Tutoring Program

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 01/23/2023 - 10:00
BARTOW, Fla. & ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Polk County Public Schools (PCPS) and Varsity Tutors have launched a new online tutoring partnership that brings live instruction and lessons to 40,000 students across the district. The first-of-its-kind program enables district educators to schedule online, face-to-face personalized tutoring for any student. The services will be available across 43 Polk County schools and utilized by both teachers in the classroom and families at home. "This program w
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Radio City Rockettes and Boston Conservatory Partner on First-Ever, College-Level Rockettes Precision Dance Technique Course

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 01/19/2023 - 12:34
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Radio City Rockettes and Boston Conservatory at Berklee announced today that the organizations are partnering to offer a Rockettes Precision Dance Technique course beginning with Boston Conservatory’s spring 2023 semester—the first class of its kind in both Rockettes and Boston Conservatory history. The for-credit course, which will be taught by members of the Rockettes organization, will be open to Boston Conservatory dance majors in both the contemporary dance a
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Charles Schwab and Girl Scouts of the USA Modernize Curriculum for Financial Literacy Badges

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 01/19/2023 - 12:34
WESTLAKE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In time for Girl Scout Cookie season, Charles Schwab announced a partnership with Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) to modernize and relaunch the Girl Scouts' financial literacy badges for girls from kindergarten through high school. The new financial literacy curriculum includes topics like building wealth, entrepreneurship, fraud awareness, budgeting for different goals throughout life and investing basics. The emphasis on financial wellness aims to help bridge
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Immersive Virtual Reality Training From Wolters Kluwer & Laerdal Medical Transports Nursing Students to a Busy Hospital Floor

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 01/19/2023 - 09:34
WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--vrClinicals for Nursing prepares students for medical practice by building clinical judgment and multi-patient prioritization skills
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