COVID-19 accelerated the rollout of Mosaic by ACT, which is being billed by the company as a comprehensive, adaptive learning solution weaving together assessments, curriculum, and social-emotional learning.
The Virginia Beach City Schools want bids on social-emotional books for K-8 students, while Wyoming needs virtual learning PD for educators. Idaho seeks a student data management information and accountability system for adult education.
EdWeek Market Brief surveyed administrators and teachers on what kinds of products they believe keep students locked in — a critical question during the remote-learning era.
The Northwest independent school district in Texas is looking for special education professional services, and the Dayton public schools in Ohio are seeking applied behavior analysis services.
The Hillsborough County school system in Florida is in the market for teachers for the visually impaired, while a Texas district seeks a learning management system.
A large school district in Texas needs bids on classroom materials and instructional supplies. A South Carolina district seeks network electronics systems and services. And a Pennsylvania district wants restorative practice providers.
Weld North Education has acquired social-emotional learning provider PurposePrep.
There’s a “lack of industrywide commonality” in how whole-child and social-emotional learning are defined, says Matthew Mingle, a district superintendent and board member at ASCD.
As California’s school districts look to reopen, they will need support for students’ social-emotional well-being, and strong professional development, according to the state’s school boards association.
Kansas City Schools in Missouri need a student information system, and the St. Lucie district in Florida is buying SEL software.