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A-Games Project

If digital games are to play a key role in classroom instruction, they must support core instructional activities. Formative assessment — a set of techniques used by teachers to monitor, measure, and support student progress and learning during instruction — is a core practice of successful classrooms. The A-GAMES project (Analyzing Games for Assessment in Math, ELA/ Social Studies, and Science) studied how teachers actually use digital games in their teaching to support formative assessment.

Association for Talent Development (ATD)

The Association for Talent Development (ATD) is a professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees in organizations around the world. The association was previously known as the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD).

Babson Survey Research Group

The Babson Survey Research Group (BSRG) is a survey design, implementation, and analysis organization. BSRG was founded in 2005 within the Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship at Babson College. BSRG has worked on a number of large surveys including the annual survey of global entrepreneurship (GEM) involving more than 70 countries and 160,000 respondents worldwide and the annual survey of online education that includes all colleges and universities in the US.

Campus Computing Project

Begun in 1990, The Campus Computing Project® is the largest continuing study of the role of information technology in American higher education.

Campus Technology

Campus Technology is one of higher education's top information sources — delivering valuable information via a daily site, monthly digital magazine, newsletters, webinars and online tools. It's the go-to resource for campus professionals — providing in-depth coverage on the technologies and implementations influencing colleges and universities across the nation.

Capterra

Capterra is a free service to help businesses find the right software. They are doing research about the user experience of different educational software, including LMSs

Competency-Based Education Network

The Competency-Based Education Network is a group of colleges and universities working together to address shared challenges to designing, developing and scaling competency-based degree programs.

Education Next

In the stormy seas of school reform, this journal will steer a steady course, presenting the facts as best they can be determined, giving voice (without fear or favor) to worthy research, sound ideas, and responsible arguments. Bold change is needed in American K–12 education, but Education Next partakes of no program, campaign, or ideology. It goes where the evidence points.

Education Week Research Center

The Education Week Research Center is a division of Editorial Projects in Education, the non-profit organization that publishes Education Week. With a staff of full-time researchers, the Research Center conducts annual policy surveys, as well as independent, unbiased research projects for outside organizations on a grant or contract basis.

Eduventures

Eduventures for Higher Education Leaders provides primary research, analysis and advisory services to support decision-making throughout the student lifecycle.

edWeb.net

edWeb.net is a highly-acclaimed professional social and learning network that has become a vibrant online community for exceptional educators, decision-makers, and influencers who are on the leading edge of innovation in education.

edWeb members are teachers, faculty, administrators, and librarians at preK through 12 schools and post-secondary institutions. edWeb is a place where educators who are looking for ways to improve teaching and learning can gather and share information and ideas with peers and thought leaders in the industry.

eLearning Guild

The eLearning Guild is the oldest and most trusted source of information, networking, and community for eLearning professionals. As a member-driven organization, the Guild produces conferences, online events, online and blended training courses, eBooks, white papers, research reports, and Learning Solutions Magazine—all devoted to the idea that the people who know the most about making eLearning successful are the people who produce eLearning every day in corporate, government, and academic settings.

eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning is a topic hub that collects, organizes and finds the best posts and articles on eLearning. It uses the Aggregage technology to create this topic hub. Topic Hubs are sites that aggregate content from a variety of sources, organize that content around keywords in the topic domain, and support both manual and social curation of that content.

Gallup, Inc.

Gallup, Inc. is an American research-based, global performance-management consulting company. Gallup delivers analytics and advice to help leaders and organizations solve problems.

Inside Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed is the online source for news, opinion and jobs for all of higher education. Whether you're an adjunct or a vice president, a grad student or an eminence grise, we've got what you need to thrive in your job or find a better one: breaking news and feature stories, provocative daily commentary, areas for comment on every article, practical career columns, and a powerful suite of tools to help higher education professionals get jobs and colleges identify and hire employees.

Ithaka S+R

Ithaka S+R is a not-for-profit service that helps the academic community navigate economic and technological change. We deliver strategic guidance, research, and publications through two program areas: Educational Transformation and Libraries & Scholarly Communication.

Joan Ganz Cooney Center

The Joan Ganz Cooney Center is an independent research and innovation lab that focuses on the challenges of educating children in a rapidly changing media landscape. We conduct original research on emerging education technologies and collaborate with educators and media producers to put this research into action. The Center also aims to inform the national conversation on media and education by working with policymakers and investors.

Learning House

Our mission is simple: We help people improve their lives through education. Founded in 2001 by a professor from the University of Louisville, Learning House has been helping bring education to more people in more places for almost two decades. While the services we offer have evolved since our beginning, at our core is the belief that education transforms lives and a willingness to embrace technology to make that transformation accessible to all.

McGraw-Hill Education

Our vision is to unlock the full potential of each learner.

Our mission is to accelerate learning through intuitive, engaging, efficient and effective experiences – grounded in research.

At McGraw-Hill Education, we believe that our contribution to unlocking a brighter future lies within the application of our deep understanding of how learning happens and how the mind develops. It exists where the science of learning meets the art of teaching.

MMS Education

Since 1977, we have worked with for-profit companies and not-for-profit organizations, foundations, and government agencies to help them make a positive impact in the education market – and achieve measurable, strategic goals. From strategic planning to full project or program implementation, MMS Education partners with clients to create customized solutions that best meet their requirements, timeframe, and budget.

National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)

The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is the only assessment that measures what U.S. students know and can do in various subjects across the nation, states, and in some urban districts. Also known as The Nation’s Report Card, NAEP has provided important information about how students are performing academically since 1969.

New Media Consortium (NMC)

The New Media Consortium (NMC) is a community of hundreds of leading universities, colleges, museums, and research centers. The NMC stimulates and furthers the exploration and use of new media and technologies for learning and creative expression. All content Creative Commons.

OER Research Hub

Working with 15 different collaborations around the world, the OER Research Hub investigated 11 hypotheses. These addressed issues such as performance, finance, educator reflection, improved access and the impact of openness. Four sectors were examined: K12, Community College, Higher Education and Informal Learning. In addition the attitudes of both learners and educators were surveyed.

Project Tomorrow

Project Tomorrow is a national education nonprofit organization, certified by the IRS and the State of California as a 501.c.3 nonprofit organization, with a 19 year history of impacting education. As a nonprofit organization we are driven by an altruistic mission and vision for changing the lives of children through science, math and technology education.

Schoology

Schoology is a teaching and learning platform for K-12 education. They help schools and districts across the U.S. and around the world prepare their students for success in the real world.

Training (Magazine)

Training magazine is a 50-year-old professional development magazine that advocates training and workforce development as a business tool. The magazine delves into management issues such as leadership and succession planning, HR issues such as recruitment and retention, and training issues such as learning theory, on-the-job skills assessments and aligning core workforce competencies to enhance the bottom line impact of training and development programs.

Tyton Partners

Tyton Partners is a dynamic advisory firm that serves clients across the education, information and media markets within the global knowledge sector.