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VHS Learning Offers Free Online Teaching Methodologies Course for Chinese Language Teachers in Summer 2022
Full scholarships available for 100 teachers; registration deadline July 12

Media Contact: Charlotte Andrist
Nickel Communications
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Boston – July 1, 2022 – To promote the global development of online Chinese language courses for high school students, VHS Learning and Chinese Plus will host a four-week professional development course for Chinese language teachers this summer — with full scholarships for 100 teachers available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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New research highlights parents’ top concerns: child’s well-being, stress and anxiety, exposure to violence, and politicians’ reach into classrooms
Despite evidence of widescale learning loss, few parents cite reading and math skills as a worry and more than 9 in 10 report their child is at/above grade level

Contact: David Park, dpark@learningheroes.org

WASHINGTON (June 23, 2022) – Parents say their child’s happiness and well-being, their child’s safety, and politicians’ reach into the classroom top their worries in Learning Heroes’ seventh annual national survey of parents and educators, released today.

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Sourcewell Acquires Cloud-Based Technology Platform FilterED
New solution for Sourcewell’s K–12 school technology portfolio provides schools insight on technology use and supports student outcomes through data

ST. PAUL, MINN. (June 27, 2022) – Sourcewell announces its acquisition of FilterED, a cloud-based platform for schools that collects, measures and analyzes school technology information via self-assessment surveys, or by surveying multiple stakeholders.  

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New DisplayNote Data Reveals Screen Sharing is Now an Essential Tool for American Educators
Despite the return to the physical classroom, educators continue to embrace and implement technology as part of their daily teaching

BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND (June 27, 2022) – DisplayNote, a leading collaboration technology company, has announced all-new data on U.S. educators’ technology usage. This insight arrives as the education landscape continues to evolve due to changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Safeguarding Company Introduces ‘Safeguarding’ to U.S. Schools and Districts to Support Students’ Well-Being
Safeguarding equips educators and adults with the case management tools and expertise needed to manage the diverse obstacles and traumas students face

NEW ORLEANS, LA (June 27, 2022) – The Safeguarding Company, a provider of software and training to systemically protect students’ well-being, introduces ‘Safeguarding’ to U.S. schools and districts.

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Northland Learning Center Introduces Proliftic to Ten School Districts
Student data insights platform will help educators address individual needs of the students and deliver effective interventions

St. Paul, Minn. (June 27, 2022) – Northland Learning Center is implementing student data insights platform Proliftic in ten school districts for the 2022-2023 school year. This implementation will support educators as they seek to address the whole child and provide interventions for students of all backgrounds.

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Get More Math Introduces Student Standards Reports, Providing Real-Time Insights Into Students’ Mastery of State Math Standards
The all-new Student Standards Reports provide educators with relevant, up-to-date information on students’ mastery of state math standards and where to pinpoint instruction

SONORA, CA (June 23, 2022) – Get More Math, a tool designed to break the math forgetting cycle, introduces Student Standards Reports, providing administrators, curriculum coordinators, coaches, and teachers with real-time insights into every student’s mastery of important state math standards.  

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SMART and Kooth Partner to Provide New, Free Mental Health and SEL Resources
SMART Technologies’ Lumio empowers teachers to easily integrate social-emotional learning and mental wellness resources into daily lessons with content that is interactive and uniquely engaging for students

  • Recent report from the U.S. Department of Education notes prioritizing wellness for every child, student and educator as the top recommendation to improve outcomes
  • SMART has integrated clinically-based SEL and mental health content from expert partners into Lumio for accessible, engaging, interactive resources.
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Lexia Learning’s Founder, Robert Arthur Lemire, Dies at Eighty-Nine

Media Contact: Charlotte Andrist
Nickel Communications
charlotte@nickelcommpr.com
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BOSTON (June 22, 2022) – Lexia® Learning, a Cambium Learning® Group company, is saddened to announce that the company’s founder, Robert A. Lemire died on Wednesday, June 8, 2022. Lemire was eighty-nine and passed away following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

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VHS Learning Announces 2022 College Scholarship Winners
Annual award program recognizes student’s efforts and all they have accomplished during their academic careers

Media Contact: Charlotte Andrist
Nickel Communications
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Boston – June 16, 2022 – Today, nonprofit VHS Learning announced the winners of its 15th annual college scholarship program. The organization awarded a total of $5,500 in scholarships to nine recipients.

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Northern Indiana Educational Service Centers Selects TITAN to Support its Statewide Education Child Nutrition Program

Wilmington, NC., and Mishawaka, Ind. – (June 16, 2022) – Today, the Northern Indiana Educational Service Center (NIESC) announces it has selected TITAN, a LINQ solution, to support its member districts’ child nutrition programs throughout the state. TITAN is the school nutrition industry’s only comprehensive management solution that connects districts to state agencies.

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TutorMe Named Best Overall Education Solution and Best Virtual Learning Solution by SIIA
TutorMe, the on-demand online tutoring solution that matches K–12 and higher education students to qualified tutors in a one-on-one virtual space, earns two prestigious industry recognitions informed by a rigorous review process

LOS ANGELES, CA (June 15, 2022) – TutorMe, an online tutoring solution creating access and opportunity for all students, was awarded two SIIA CODiE Awards for the Best Overall Education Solution and the Best Virtual Learning Solution. TutorMe received the highest scores from both rounds of judging of all products entered in the 48 education division categories, earning the best overall title.

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Crisis Prevention Institute Offers Free Consultations for School Leaders in Preparation for 2022-23 School Year
CPI training programs provide strategies and techniques for educators to build a positive school culture

MILWAUKEE-(June 14, 2022)-As school leaders prepare for the 2022-23 school year, a one-size-fits-all strategy is not sufficient in tackling school and district needs, including training and resources to fulfill behavior management and staff development goals. With that in mind, Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), the world leader in de-escalation and workplace violence prevention, today announced the availability of free consultations.

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Study Reveals “Statistically Significant” Impact of PowerMyLearning’s SEL Program on Students’ Competencies, School Climate
“Nurture Student Growth Through Social Emotional Learning” significantly improved school climate, relationships at Jeanne R. Meadows Elementary

NEW YORK and San Jose, Calif. (June 14, 2022) – A new study published today by PowerMyLearning, a K-12 non-profit that unlocks the power of collaboration between families, teachers and students, confirms the efficacy of its Social Emotional Learning (SEL) program and Triangle of Learning approach in improving students’ SEL competencies.

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50 Schools Join Verizon Innovative Learning
Continued partnership between Digital Promise and Verizon provides free technology, internet access, and professional development to select Title 1 middle and high schools nationwide

June 8, 2022 | Washington, D.C. – Digital Promise and Verizon today announced that 50 new Title 1 middle and high schools from 11 districts across the country will join the Verizon Innovative Learning Schools program in the fall. The continued partnership between Digital Promise and Verizon for the Verizon Innovative Learning Schools program equips students and teachers at select schools with free technology devices and internet access.