Since we announced our first annual Code-a-Thon earlier this month we’ve had nearly 65,000 students register for this event! This is the first time Learning.com has done an online contest and we’re so excited to see the interest it has generated.
Learning.com announces its first Code-a-Thon, a nationwide competition that will run from Nov. 14-18, 2016 to provide an introduction to coding skills for elementary and middle school students.
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. In fact, 2016 is the ten-year anniversary of this national campaign which is supported by schools, corporations and celebrities around the country.
Last week, Learning.com was honored to be recognized as a 2016 Top Workplace by the Oregonian. In fact, we were ranked in the top 25 of small businesses (100 employees or less) in Oregon and Southwest Washington.
Learning.com’s TechLiteracy Skills Inventory puts students on track for success in school, college and their future career opportunities.
Read more about how online learning continues to grow and provides important benefits that are driving its adoption in K-12 education today.
Learning.com partners with South Carolina Education Oversight Committee and Department of Education to form the Palmetto Digital Literacy Program.
Pioneering solution helps school districts make the transition to digital curriculum.
This subject has been taught for decades, mainly in high schools and as an elective. What IS new, and exciting, is the recent emphasis on teaching Computer Science and Computational Thinking to ALL students, at ALL grade levels.
Available for Back-to-School 2016, EasyCode provides teachers an integrated solution for introducing coding skills to elementary and middle school students.
Ed Tech companies join forces to deliver flexible instruction to enhance digital curriculum for school districts.
The Florida Regional Consortium Program (FRCP) today announced that for the third consecutive year schools will receive digital literacy and digital content solutions at no cost.
Today was a great day. I had the opportunity to visit Noble Elementary-Middle School, part of Detroit Public Schools (DPS).
To support school districts across the country as they strive to ensure students build the digital literacy skills essential for college and career success, Learning.com announced today an update to its popular EasyTech solution with a powerful new unit designed to build the foundations of coding – computational thinking.
Over the past few months, I have heard significant discussion of, and interest in, computer science and coding instruction for K-12 students.
Small school districts that may not have the resources to assess students’ digital literacy skills now have a powerful tool for putting them on the path for success in the 21st century classroom as the result of a new collaboration between the Small School Districts’ Association (SSDA) and Learning.com.
Early Analysis of PARCC Results Shows Some Students Lack the Digital Literacy Skills for Success in Online Testing
We may think of today’s students as “digital natives,” with devices in their hands from pretty much the time they are able to hold them. But, does this mean they have the digital literacy skills necessary to navigate in school, college and life?
At Learning.com we are honored to join the many other organizations around the country that are recognizing this powerful opportunity to highlight great teaching practice and showcase innovative teachers, leaders and instructional technology programs that are improving student outcomes.