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    Prentice Hall High School Math Digital Path Honored in 2010 “Tech & Learning” Magazine’s Awards of Excellence

    Engaging Online Environment for Learning Higher Level Math — Among Seven Pearson Products Recognized in Prestigious Awards Program New York, January 11, 2011 — Prentice Hall High School Math Digital Path is a winner of “Tech & Learning” magazine’s 2010 Awards of Excellence. Developed by: Pearson, the global leader in education, technology and services, this research-based, online high school math program is […]
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    Prentice Hall High School Math Digital Path Honored in 2010 "Tech & Learning" Magazine's Awards of Excellence

    Engaging Online Environment for Learning Higher Level Math — Among Seven Pearson Products Recognized in Prestigious Awards Program New York, January 11, 2011 — Prentice Hall High School Math Digital Path is a winner of “Tech & Learning” magazine’s 2010 Awards of Excellence. Developed by: Pearson, the global leader in education, technology and services, this research-based, online high school math program is […]
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    Pearson Announces Prentice Hall High School Math Common Core Editions at FETC

    Powerful Combination of Problem Solving, Visual Learning, Mathematical Practices and Performance-based Assessment Prepares Students for Rigors of College and Careers Orlando, FL, February 3, 2011 — “We want to bring our teaching up to the Common Core Standards level and make sure we are covering what’s required so that students are prepared for the future…It’s important to have a curriculum that […]
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    Independent Research Study Confirms Prentice Hall Algebra Curriculum Prepares Students for Rigors of College Math

    Student/Teacher Digital Resources Help Scores Jump 38 Percentile Points in One Year New York, NY, January 20, 2011 — Secondary students across the nation are ready to tackle the rigors of higher-level math after learning with: Pearson’s Prentice Hall Algebra 1, according to an: independent research study conducted by Planning, Research, and Evaluation Services (PRES) Associates. Study data from research in five states […]
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    At FETC, Pearson Announces Prentice Hall Literature Common Core Edition for Middle and High School

    Innovative Language Arts Program Helps Students Master New Learning Standards with Personalized Learning Paths, Increased Teacher Support, and Digital Tools Orlando, FL, January 31, 2011 — No surprise. Today’s texting generation is reading less. And, oh yes, what about their writing skills? Texting’s shortcut language won’t help those either. And are speaking and listening skills suffering too? Hmm. A big challenge […]
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    Florida Recommends 10 Pearson Science Programs for State’s Students

    From Kindergarten through High School, Digital and Print Curriculum Designed for College and Career-Readiness in Global Economy Tallahassee, FL, February 2, 2011 — The State Instructional Materials Committee of Florida’s Department of Education has recommended ten of Pearson’s science programs for students K-12. Customized to align with the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards, Pearson’s programs will be available in print, digital […]
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    Florida Recommends 10 Pearson Science Programs for State's Students

    From Kindergarten through High School, Digital and Print Curriculum Designed for College and Career-Readiness in Global Economy Tallahassee, FL, February 2, 2011 — The State Instructional Materials Committee of Florida’s Department of Education has recommended ten of Pearson’s science programs for students K-12. Customized to align with the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards, Pearson’s programs will be available in print, digital […]
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    Pearson’s Prentice Hall Media Studio Promotes Student College & Career Readiness

    Interactive Program Builds Wide Range of Communications Skills New York, NY, December 7, 2010 – To date, 43 states have adopted the new Common Core standards, designed to be robust and relevant to the real world, reflecting the knowledge and skills that our young people need for success in college and careers. Integrated into these standards is a focus on […]
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    Pearson's Prentice Hall Media Studio Promotes Student College & Career Readiness

    Interactive Program Builds Wide Range of Communications Skills New York, NY, December 7, 2010 – To date, 43 states have adopted the new Common Core standards, designed to be robust and relevant to the real world, reflecting the knowledge and skills that our young people need for success in college and careers. Integrated into these standards is a focus on […]
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    Product Review: Prentice Hall Writing Coach

    Tech & Learning Prentice Hall Writing Coach is a digital grammar and writing program for grades six through 12. The program combines a printed Student Edition with digital components that prov How to get a lover back ide detailed instruction and assessment for students at all levels of ability. http://www.techlearning.com/article/51794 zp8497586rq
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    Kansas School District implements Prentice Hall Literature Common Core Edition

    T.H.E. Journal 11-Apr For the past eight years, all students in El Dorado Public Schools have been using electronic course materials. The district has only purchased one set of traditional textbooks in that time period. Taking digital one step further, the district decided last spring to implement Pearson’s Prentice Hall Literature Common Core Edition in preparation for Common Core State […]
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    Pearson Offers Indiana Common Core State Standards K-12 Math Programs

    Digital, Print Curricula Designed to Prepare Students for College and 21st Century Careers Indianapolis, March 23, 2011 — When school begins in fall 2011, Indiana teachers will face a new challenge as they implement the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics to prepare students for success in college and careers. Among the programs that Indiana schools and districts can choose from […]
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    Tech-savvy Kansas School District Opts for Literature Program Developed to Meet Rigorous Common Core State Standards

    El Dorado educators personalize learning with emphasis on digital resources El Dorado, Kansas, April 09, 2012 — Curriculum Director Julie Jensen sees technology as the great equalizer for students in El Dorado Public Schools, a district about 30 miles outside of Wichita, Kansas. For eight years running the district has purchased electronic copies of course materials for every student and […]
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    North Carolina Approves Pearson’s Common Core State Standards Reading/English Language Arts Programs for Grades K-12

    Digital, Print Instruction Built to New English Language Arts State Standards Raleigh, NC, April 4, 2011 — One of the first states to adopt the Common Core State Standards last June, North Carolina will implement new, standards-aligned K-12 Reading/English Language Arts instruction for the 2011-2012 school year. The North Carolina Board of Education has approved three Pearson programs for the […]
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    North Carolina Approves Pearson’s Common Core State Standards Reading/English Language Arts Programs for Grades K-12

    Digital, Print Instruction Built to New English Language Arts State Standards Raleigh, NC, April 4, 2011 — One of the first states to adopt the Common Core State Standards last June, North Carolina will implement new, standards-aligned K-12 Reading/English Language Arts instruction for the 2011-2012 school year. The North Carolina Board of Education has approved three Pearson programs for the […]
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    Association of Educational Publishers Honors Pearson for Innovation, Quality, Digital Learning Tools

    Nation’s Premier Awards Program Names Five Finalists From Leading Education Publisher New York, NY,: May 24, 2010 — Five: Pearson programs spanning the K-12 curriculum are finalists in six categories of the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) 2010 Distinguished Achievement Awards. These innovative instructional solutions from the global leader in education and technology leverage the power of technology combined with proven instructional […]
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    Pearson Leads "Tech & Learning" Magazine's Prestigious 28th Annual Awards of Excellence With Seven Winners

    Innovative K-12 Ed-Tech Products Honored Span Company’s Digital Curriculum, Assessment and Data Management Products New York, November 22, 2010 — Pearson, the education, technology and services company, led this year’s “Tech & Learning” magazine’s Awards of Excellence, earning an unprecedented seven honors for its innovative K-12 ed-tech products. These prized awards are testimony to the company’s global leadership in developing education […]
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    Pearson's AIMSweb Launches New Reports Tying Assessment to Instructional Recommendations

    Enhanced Reporting for Response to Intervention System Helps Teachers Make Data-driven Decisions Bloomington, Minn., December 6, 2010 — The Assessment and Information group of Pearson today announced that AIMSweb, the company’s leading web-based progress monitoring and response to intervention (RTI) system, now provides a series of new reports that links AIMSweb benchmark data for early literacy, reading, and math to Pearson’s […]
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    Pearson Announces Three New Video Training Options for Software Developers

    Instant Download, Safari On-Demand, DVD-ROM INDIANAPOLIS–Tuesday March 30, 2010–Video training for software developers just got a whole lot easier, with three new formats designed to fit developers’ individual needs from the Pearson imprints of Addison-Wesley, Sams Publishing, and Prentice Hall. The latest Instant Download format provides immediate access to either complete lesson sets or individual lessons. The Safari edition gives […]
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    Pearson's 2010 Social Studies Virtual Conference Brings Yesterday's History to Life Today

    Latest Learning Innovations, Including iPad Social Studies Apps, Featured at Free Conference for Educators New York, October 15, 2010 – Hot on the heels of Pearson’s work with Virginia’s “Beyond Textbooks” initiative to pilot social studies curriculum on the iPad, the education and services company announced today its: 2010 Social Studies Virtual Conference, which will extend for two weeks, beginning October 18 […]
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    Pearson Canada Announces New CEO

    Dan Lee to succeed Allan Reynolds as Chief Executive Officer Ontario — October 23, 2012 — Pearson Canada announced today that Dan Lee, currently Pearson’s Executive Vice President for Content Management, North America, will become the new CEO of Pearson Canada on Dec. 31, 2012. He will take over for current CEO Allan Reynolds, who will retire at the end […]
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    Pearson's Free "Response to Intervention" Virtual Conference for Educators Offers Solutions for Struggling Students

    Continuing Schedule of Daily Live Webinars, Tips, Networking Opportunities and Answers to Funding Questions Offered through July 30 New York, July 27, 2010 — “Response to Intervention” (RTI) is a hot topic among educators today as the Obama administration continues to release stimulus funds to help the country’s struggling students. What does a teacher do when a child in his or […]
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    Pearson Partners With Florida Teachers to Help Tackle Challenges of Teaching 21st Century Math Skills

    Custom Math Programs for the Sunshine State Feature Embedded Teacher Training, Complemented by Professional Development Support TALLAHASSEE, Fla.,: February 10, 2010 –Teacher quality and effectiveness are high priorities for President Obama and Education Secretary Duncan and Florida is one of many states around the country making a significant investment in educator professional development. The education, services and technology company, Pearson, stands […]
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    Pearson, Intel Capital and Ascend Venture Group Invest in Innovative Educational Game Designer, Tabula Digita

    Pearson Extends Commitment to Video Games for Learning New York, NY,: April 21, 2010 — Pearson, the global leader in education and education technology, has extended its commitment to video games for learning by taking a minority stake in Tabula Digita, a pioneer in educational gaming technology, as part of $4.7 million Tabula Digita financing led by Intel Capital. This represents […]
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    Pearson Collaborates with MetaMetrics to Improve Math Learning and Ensure Global Competitiveness

    Pearson’s Math Programs Match Resources to Student Readiness, Differentiate Instruction with Quantile Measures. Glenview, IL,: February 15, 2010 — The education services and technology company: Pearson today announced its collaboration with MetaMetrics®, developer ofThe Quantile Framework® for Mathematics, to assign Quantile® measures to its core middle and high school math courses. The Quantile Framework is a scientific approach to measuring a student’s […]
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    Pearson Takes the “Bored” Out of Whiteboard at the National Council for the Social Studies Conference

    Interactive Classroom Technology to Help Boost Career- and College-Readiness Denver, CO, November 9, 2010 — At the: National Council for the Social Studies’ (NCSS) annual meeting in Denver this week, the education services and technology company Pearson is presenting its latest social studies learning innovations. To assist educators from around the United States, Pearson is sharing information on how best to engage […]
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    Response to Intervention Educational Framework Delivers Academic Success, One Student at a Time

    Pearson’s Solutions Span Critical Components of Assessment, Instruction and Professional Development New York, NY, October 14, 2010 — The education services and technology company Pearson today released its: video resource guide “Response to Intervention: Meeting the Personalized Learning Needs of All Students,” a tour of Response to Intervention (RTI) and its three major components: assessment, instruction, and professional development. The video is […]
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    Learning in Muskogee Schools Going Digital

    Muskogee Public Schools to transform learning for junior and high school students in partnership with Pearson Muskogee, OK, July 23, 2013 In a major effort to boost the number of graduates ready to tackle college and careers after high school, the Muskogee Board of Education on Tuesday approved a partnership with the Pearson education company that will help transform how […]
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    Hundreds of Pearson Books for Home & Office Computer Users and IT Professionals Now Available on Apple's iBookstore

    November 16, 2010, NEW YORK–Pearson today announced that hundreds of its books for the home, office, and technical professional communities are now available on Apple’s iBookstore. Books from the iBookstore can be downloaded and read on the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. The iBookstore is accessible via the free: iBooks app in the App Store. Pearson’s imprints including Addison-Wesley Professional and […]
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    Hundreds of Pearson Books for Home & Office Computer Users and IT Professionals Now Available on Apple’s iBookstore

    November 16, 2010, NEW YORK–Pearson today announced that hundreds of its books for the home, office, and technical professional communities are now available on Apple’s iBookstore. Books from the iBookstore can be downloaded and read on the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. The iBookstore is accessible via the free: iBooks app in the App Store. Pearson’s imprints including Addison-Wesley Professional and […]
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    Pearson Takes the "Bored" Out of Whiteboard at the National Council for the Social Studies Conference

    Interactive Classroom Technology to Help Boost Career- and College-Readiness Denver, CO, November 9, 2010 — At the: National Council for the Social Studies’ (NCSS) annual meeting in Denver this week, the education services and technology company Pearson is presenting its latest social studies learning innovations. To assist educators from around the United States, Pearson is sharing information on how best to engage […]
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    Elementary Students Will Master New Florida Math Benchmarks in Every Grade With Pearson's New K-6 Program

    enVisionMATH Florida, Aligns to “Next Generation Sunshine State Standards,” Supports Depth of Instruction for Young Learners Tallahassee, FL,: March 2, 2010 — Math is a hot topic in the education headlines and Florida leads the nation in reforming the way the important subject is taught with the 2010 launch of its new set of guidelines for teaching math, the: “Next Generation Sunshine […]
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    Pearson LearningStudio, Formerly Pearson eCollege, Earns Finalist Honors in the 2010 SIIA CODiE Awards

    Next-generation Learning Management System Honored in Best Course Management Solution Category Denver, CO.,: March 24, 2010 — Pearson, a global leader in education, education technology, and services, today announced that its Pearson LearningStudio solution (formerly Pearson eCollege) has been selected as a finalist in the 2010 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards. Pearson LearningStudio is a SaaS-based, next-generation learning […]
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    Pearson Connects Digital Solution for Response to Intervention to Common Core Math

    Powerful RTI Assessment Tool, AIMSweb, Now Links to Lessons in enVisionMATH Common Core and focusMATH Intensive Intervention Programs BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – April 10, 2012 – To support the growing number of elementary schools turning to Response to Intervention (RTI) to ensure that students are on the path to academic success, Pearson today announced the pairing of AIMSweb®, its powerful web-based […]
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    Pearson Takes Home Four Awards At New England Book Show

    Titles Honored For Creative Design New York, NY,: June 7, 2010 — Four Pearson titles were honored at the 53rd Annual New England Book Show. Winning books are selected for their design, quality of materials, and workmanship by a panel of 13 judges, all with many years of experience in book publishing, design, and printing. The award winners, for both K-12 […]
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    Pearson’s Suite of preK-12 Programs for College and Career-Readiness Showcased at International Reading Association Conference

    Aligned to Common Core State Standards, Offerings Personalize Learning for Students and Teachers Orlando, FL, May 09, 2011 — At the annual conference of the International Reading Association, the education services and technology company Pearson is showcasing a full suite of reading, writing, and language arts offerings to ensure that preK-12 students will be college and career-ready. The programs address […]
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    Educators to Test-Drive Pearson’s Common Core State Standards Programs at National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Conference

    iPads, Androids, Tablets to Showcase etexts, digital programs; Assessments and Professional Development to Ensure College and Career Readiness Indianapolis, IN, April 11, 2011 — The Indiana legislature is currently considering a bill that would move all classroom instruction completely digital by 2014. With that innovative push percolating as a backdrop, math educators from every corner of the nation are flooding […]
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    Pearson Leads the 2010 SIIA CODiE Education Awards Competition With 13 Finalists

    Innovative Products to Personalize Learning Honored in Prestigious Education Technology Awards Program NEW YORK – Feb. 26, 2010 - Thirteen is a lucky number for Pearson! With 13 education finalists in the 2010 Software & Information Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards, the education, technology and services company leads the prestigious competition. Pearson’s innovative ed-tech solutions for schools, colleges and universities are […]
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    Educators to Test-Drive Pearson's Common Core State Standards Programs at National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Conference

    iPads, Androids, Tablets to Showcase etexts, digital programs; Assessments and Professional Development to Ensure College and Career Readiness Indianapolis, IN, April 11, 2011 — The Indiana legislature is currently considering a bill that would move all classroom instruction completely digital by 2014. With that innovative push percolating as a backdrop, math educators from every corner of the nation are flooding […]
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    Elementary Students Will Master New Florida Math Benchmarks in Every Grade With Pearson’s New K-6 Program

    enVisionMATH Florida, Aligns to “Next Generation Sunshine State Standards,” Supports Depth of Instruction for Young Learners Tallahassee, FL,: March 2, 2010 — Math is a hot topic in the education headlines and Florida leads the nation in reforming the way the important subject is taught with the 2010 launch of its new set of guidelines for teaching math, the: “Next Generation Sunshine […]
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    Pearson Wins Texty/McGuffey Awards From Text and Academic Authors Association

    Two Pearson Titles Are Honored with 2010 Awards New York, NY,: April 15, 2010 — Two Pearson titles are winners of 2010 awards from the Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA). Human Anatomy, 6th edition, by Frederic Martini, Michael J. Timmons, and Robert Tallitsch (Pearson Education/Benjamin Cummings) received a Textbook Excellence Award, or Texty, in the College Life Sciences category. Modern […]
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    Addison-Wesley Professional Announces New Joomla Titles

    Books Reflect Best Practices and the Mission, Vision and Values of the Joomla Community; Portion of Book Proceeds Go Back to the Joomla Project SAN JOSE, Calif., October 1, 2010: — Addison-Wesley Professional today announced the launch of two forthcoming Joomla books,: The Official Joomla! Book and: Joomla! Explained: Your Step-by-Step Guide. Both titles are designed for end-users and administrators utilizing Joomla – […]
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    Pearson’s MyCourse Named Finalist in 2010 SIIA CODiE Awards

    Comprehensive Online Curriculum Solution Honored in Best Postsecondary Instructional Solution Category Boston, MA, April 12, 2010   Pearson, a global leader in education, educational technology, and services, today announced that its MyCourse solution has been selected as a finalist in the 2010 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards. MyCourse is an integration of two Pearson products: MyCourse combines […]
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    Pearson Announces Next Generation of Comprehensive System for K-12 Screening, Progress Monitoring, Data Management and Reporting at FETC 2013

    ORLANDO — Jan. 30, 2013 – Improving student performance to ensure that all students graduate prepared for success in college and career is mission critical for today's schools. Today at FETC 2013, Pearson announced the new aimsweb, the next generation of the powerful system that integrates assessment, data management and reporting and provides decision-making tools for achieving this important goal. […]
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    German Court Upholds Fines Against Rapidshare For Violating Injunction

    Decision reaffirms Rapidshare’s accountability for the presence of pirated works on its website Hamburg, Germany – December 1, 2010 — The Regional Court of Hamburg has upheld the imposition of fines in excess of 150,000 Euros against Rapidshare and its principals that the Court had imposed for violating the injunction it issued earlier this year. The injunction was obtained in February […]
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    Global Publishers Win Ruling to Stop Rapidshare from Profiting from Pirated Works

    Six global publishers have obtained an injunction against Swiss-based Rapidshare AG that is an important step toward holding Internet companies accountable for threatening authors’ livelihoods and publishers’ ability to invest in and develop quality content and resources. Hamburg, Germany,: February 24, 2010 — Six global publishers have obtained an injunction against Swiss-based Rapidshare AG that is an important step toward holding […]
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    Class On Demand Partners with Pearson to Expand Online IT Training Catalog

    New partnership brings Pearson’s e-learning solutions to the Class on Demand Online Learning Platform Hoffman Estates, IL- January 20, 2011 – Class on Demand™, a provider of professional educational products, is pleased to announce its new partnership with Pearson, the world’s leading learning company. The agreement calls for a wide range of Pearson’s professional training courses – spanning IT, programming, […]
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    Science in the Classroom Takes Great Leap Forward to Digital, Interactive Lessons

    Students in Texas' middle school and high school science classrooms will see their course materials leap into the digital age for back-to-school after the Texas State Board of Education's decision to make Pearson's Online Learning Exchange (OLE) program available statewide.