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Illuminator of the Year 2019 Honorees

Illuminator of the Year 2019 Honorees

The Illuminator of the Year Program was created to recognize outstanding educators and administrators who are illuminating in their communities and exemplify our mission to promote student and educator success. This year we are honoring six individuals who have made significant contributions in their districts. We will be recognizing each honoree at IEUC in San … Continue reading Illuminator of the Year 2019 Honorees

Sneak Peek: Release 11.0 Coming June 29th

Sneak Peek: Release 11.0 Coming June 29th

We are excited for our 11.0 summer release coming June 29, 2018. We can’t spill “all” the beans just yet, but here are some hints and sneak peeks at new and updated features you can expect in 11.0! Updated login page (Yay!)   We’ve enhanced and improved the design and navigation of Illuminate 11.0. It’s … Continue reading Sneak Peek: Release 11.0 Coming June 29th

Illuminator of the Year 2018 Winners

Illuminator of the Year 2018 Winners

Yesterday, we announced our annual Illuminator of the Year winners at the Illuminate Education Conference in San Diego, CA. The Illuminator of the Year program was created to recognize hard-working educators and administrators who are illuminating in their communities and who exemplify our mission to promote student and educator success. We featured three finalists in each of our two categories: … Continue reading Illuminator of the Year 2018 Winners

Illuminator of the Year 2018 Finalists

Illuminator of the Year 2018 Finalists

  We are excited to announce our Illuminator of the Year finalists for 2018 from the following districts: Ascension Public Schools, Isaac Elementary School District, Madison School District, Newton County Schools, San Francisco Unified School District, and West Contra Costa Unified School District. The winners will be announced during our opening session at the Illuminate … Continue reading Illuminator of the Year 2018 Finalists

v9.10 Release Highlights

v9.10 Release Highlights

It’s release time again! We’ve rounded up a few highlights below. If you want to get all the details, check out our full release notes. What’s New OMG! Skills Assessments allows for images! You read that right, you can upload pictures, figures, artwork, etc. Learn more here. Can you speak a little slower, please? Our Text-to-Speech feature in … Continue reading v9.10 Release Highlights

Tips for Teachers: How to Recharge During Winter Break

Tips for Teachers: How to Recharge During Winter Break

Looking back (way back) to when I was a first-year teacher, I should have listened to the advice that veteran teachers gave me coming into the holiday season. Back then, I was a twenty-something single woman with no children—well, except for my 32 seven- and eight-year-olds in my Los Angeles classroom. Essentially, my world revolved … Continue reading Tips for Teachers: How to Recharge During Winter Break