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Saturn Elementary School Earns Statewide Recognition with 90% Passing Florida's Reading and Math Assessment

…dents pass reading and 90 percent of the students pass math.” Integrating educational technology into the school curriculum has led to Saturn’s success, according to Miller. With more than 150 computers in several labs, each student, from kindergarten through sixth grade, learns with SuccessMaker Enterprise digital courseware daily for 40 minutes to improve their reading and math skills. Once the program assesses the skill level of ea… Continue reading

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Investment in Efficacy Studies Sets Pearson Apart as Leading Research-Based Education Provider

…three national assessments in the three areas of math computation, math problem solving and communication, and math vocabulary," said Azin. The "Test Tube" — Innovation Center at Pearson’s Usability Lab That high quality result is directly linked to two key factors: Pearson’s commitment to hiring the nation’s leading content experts as program authors; and Pearson’s dedication to rigorous, extensive fo… Continue reading

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Math Doesn't Have to Be a Four Letter Word

New report documents improved performance and cost savings using Pearson’s MyMathLab Boston, MA, April 6, 2011 — It’s a huge expense for colleges and universities already hampered by declining state education funds. And it’s a four letter word that strikes fear into the hearts of many students. What are we talking about? Math, of course–but it doesn’t have to be this way, according to a new report about… Continue reading

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Jackson State Community College's Mathematics Department, Using Pearson's Groundbreaking Technology, Wins Prestigious Bellwether Award

Pearson’s MyMathLabPlus helps colleges and universities improve student performance, control costs. Jackson, TN,: March 8, 2010 — Jackson State Community College’s successful efforts to revolutionize developmental math nationally while removing barriers for students has been honored with the prestigious Bellwether Award. The Bellwether Awards are presented annually to trendsetting programs that other community colleges might fi… Continue reading

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Jackson State program increases math grades, completion rates

Jackson Sun TN 31-Jan Jackson State Community College’s SMART Math Center is earning accolades for increasing student achievement and course completion with its usage of the computer software MyMathLab Plus. “Our lab really focuses on individualized instruction,” said Linda Rainer, an adjunct professor. “They don’t have to worry about trying to keep up with their peers or the teacher. We’re finding that more … Continue reading

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MyFoundationsLab Earns Finalist Honors in 2013 Software & Information Industry Association CODiE Awards

FoundationsLab is part of Pearson’s leading suite of MyLab online homework, tutorial and assessment solutions that give instructors the tools they need to deliver all or a portion of a course online, whether students are in a lab setting or working from home. The system offers a rich environment of pre-built or customized assessments, personalized learning plans, and highly interactive learning activities that enable students to master skills at … Continue reading

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New Online Courses Increase NovaNET Offerings Aimed at Reducing the School Dropout Rate

Fresh Lessons Now Available in Geography, Literature, Math and Biology Labs for Students in Grades 6-12 Chandler, Ariz., May 17, 2010 — “The stakes are too high – for our children, for our economy, for our country. It’s time for all of us to come together – parents and students, principals and teachers, business leaders and elected officials – to end America’s dropout crisis,” said President Barack… Continue reading

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digits Named Finalist in 2013 Software & Information Industry Association CODiE Awards

to developing innovative education technology solutions that improve student achievement. In addition to digits, Pearson’s products moving on to the next round of competition in this year’s CODiE Awards include EQUELLA, iLit, Lab Investigator Tools, MyEconLab with Knewton Adaptive Learning, MyFoundationsLab, MyMathLab with Knewton Adaptive Learning, OpenClass, Pearson Teacher Compass Suite, Pearson iBook2 Textbooks, PowerSchool, Prep for the GED … Continue reading

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Pearson’s MyMathLab With Knewton Adaptive Learning Honored as Finalist in 2013 Software & Information Industry Association CODiE Awards

ogy solutions that improve student achievement. In addition to MyMathLab with Knewton Adaptive Learning, Pearson’s products moving on to the next round of competition in this year’s CODiE Awards include digits, EQUELLA, iLit, Lab Investigator Tools, MyEconLab with Knewton Adaptive Learning, MyFoundationsLab, OpenClass, Pearson Teacher Compass Suite, Pearson iBook2 Textbooks, PowerSchool, Prep for the GED Test: MyFoundationsLab Edition, Propero an… Continue reading

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Jackson State Community College Improves Student Achievement with Pearson's MyWritingLab

covering exactly what he or she needs to master.” Jackson State students have achieved remarkable results with MyWritingLab, improving their writing scores by 20 percentage points, according to Anna Harrington, Writing Lab Coordinator at Jackson State CC. “The improvement is consistent from section to section and term to term–so we know that MyWritingLab is effective and reliable,” says Ms. Harrington. “Assessments … Continue reading

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Innovative Technology Programs Help Colleges Improve Achievement and Control Costs

Rock Valley College in Illinois, the percentage of students receiving As, Bs or Cs rose by more than 50 percent, and the overall course withdrawal/fail rates declined by more than half, following the redesign of developmental math courses using MyMathLab. “The quality of the class experience has changed,” said Associate Professor Kathleen Almy.  “Students come with constructive questions.  I’m able to move forward instead of constantly back over … Continue reading

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Science for YouTube Generation of Students to Surge into Louisiana Classrooms

… have been using their current science textbooks since 2003. Aligned with the state’s robust comprehensive curriculum, Pearson’s new instructional materials include a science adventure video series, online virtual labs, etext editions, and other digital resources specifically designed by the nation’s leading science education experts to meet the unique needs of Louisiana students. The second American woman to walk in space and A… Continue reading

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Independent Studies Show Student Achievement Jumps with New "Interactive Science" Program

…Science’s innovative “worktext” approach — which enables students to write directly in the book — helped them learn essential lesson content. They said the program’s pictures, diagrams, and lab activities were engaging and interesting, helping them improve their science understanding by actively involving them in the learning process. When asked about the program, one elementary student said, “It gets me … Continue reading

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Pearson Launches “Teachability Dream STEM Classroom Contest” — Teachers Can Win a Dream STEM Classroom Worth $2,000

es. The winning school or school district will receive the following STEM-focused products:       FlashForge 3D Printer       Minecraft Edu Classroom License       Orion StarBlast 4.5 Astro Reflector Telescope       My First Lab DUO-SCOPE       Hanz Inventor’s Lab       MindWare KEVA Contraptions       Snap Circuits Jr.       MindWare Q-bitz and Qwirkle Deadline to enter is Saturday, May 31, 2014, at 11:59 PM (EST). To enter the contest o… Continue reading

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Hackettstown Students Hit Their Learning Stride with Pearson's SuccessMaker and Waterford Early Learning

New Jersey Learners Improve Math and Reading Achievement with Personalized Digital Programs New York, October 25, 2010 – “One day I observed our kindergarten and first-grade students leaving the computer lab. Their chins were up in the air; they’re looking at their parents dead in the eye with big smiles on their faces and with their chests all puffed up. They felt proud of themselves, and they felt special.” That’s… Continue reading

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Pearson's MyLabsPlus Offers Powerful Teaching and Learning Support

estling with the issue of college readiness and the growing demand for developmental skills courses. A number of Pearson’s most popular MyLabs programs address this audience, including MyMathLab, MyReadingLab, MyWriting Lab and MyFoundationsLab (a combination of the math and English MyLabs). The MyLabsPlus versions of these products allow instructors and administrators to access far greater data on students’ performance and customize … Continue reading

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Jersey schools begin digital conversion

e of a digital math series from McGraw Hill. The school district and Pearson agreed to a five-year partnership last week and a digital conversion pilot will start in the 2012-13 school year with the dedication of one computer lab at the high school and one at Illini Middle School, the school board learned Thursday. Eight classes will be piloted next year at JCHS including 10th-grade geometry, ninth-grade English and 11th-grade U.S. history. At Il… Continue reading

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Pearson's MyMathLab Earns Finalist Honors in 2010 SIIA CODiE Awards

Online Homework and Tutorial Program Honored in Two Categories: Best Mathematics Instructional Solution, Best Postsecondary Instructional Solution Boston, MA,: April 16, 2010 — Pearson, a global leader in education, technology and services, today announced that: MyMathLab, the company’s groundbreaking online homework and tutorial program, has been selected as a finalist in the 2010 Software & Information Industry Association̵… Continue reading

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More Than 400 Institutions Partner with Pearson to Improve Student Achievement in College and Beyond

…complete their degree, transfer to a four-year school or earn a work credential, with a 75 percent target increase for minoritystudents. MyLab and Mastering products are fully customizable and can be used in any environment — lab-based, blended, fully online learning or classroom. MyLab and Mastering help improve results for students by providing more engaging experiences so they absorb course material more quickly and better understand difficult… Continue reading

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Connections Academy Virtual Public Schools Open Enrollment for the 2012-2013 School Year

… new courses, including:  Digital Arts; Introduction to Entrepreneurship; Engineering Design and Game Design; and AP World History.  Innovative instructional tools will be available to students for the first time, including:  Lab Investigator: Virtual Dissection; a virtual wordplay game for middle school students; and selected state history courses with Google Earth tours and virtual timelines  – showcased by robot avatars.  Just-introduced… Continue reading

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Connections Education, Leading Virtual Education Provider,Wins 2011 EDDIE Award

…nciples of electrochemistry, organic chemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Through the integration of Connections Education’s proprietary content, instructional tools, and interactive resources—such as an interactive virtual Chem Lab—with textbook-based content and online resources, students explore the many subject areas of chemistry. CompuED Gazette has served as an online education resource for educators, parents and students for more than 16 year… Continue reading

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Higher Education Institutions Across the U.S. Achieve Measureable Student Success and Cut Costs Through Innovative Technology Programs

College, MS     University of North Carolina-Charlotte, NC     Metropolitan State University, CO     California State University-Bakersfield, CA MyLab and Mastering are fully customizable and can be used in any environment — lab-based, blended, fully online learning or classroom. Instructors can easily create, import and manage online homework, quizzes and tests. Students receive immediate feedback on their work, which motivates them to spend mo… Continue reading

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Demand Soars to More than 8 Million Registrations for Pearson's MyLabs and Mastering Programs

than 8 million student registrations last year alone, a 33 percent increase over 2009. The MyLabs and Mastering programs can be personalized to suit each student’s level of knowledge and used in any environment — lab-based, blended and distance learning or classroom. Instructors can easily create, import and manage online homework, quizzes and tests, all of which are automatically graded for instant feedback to students — freei… Continue reading

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Six Million and Counting: Demand Grows for Pearson's Online Learning Programs

y 20 percentage points. “The improvement is consistent from section to section and term to term–so we know that MyWritingLab is effective and reliable,” said Anna Harrington, Jackson State CC’s Writing Lab Coordinator. “Pearson’s mission is to improve student performance and institutional effectiveness, and our MyLabs and Mastering programs have proven a resounding success at both. The record demand for these p… Continue reading

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