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Welcome to the Istation Blog

Four Time-Saving Teacher Resource Strategies

Lesson plans, assigned texts, homework, worksheets — all for varying grade levels . . . The list of teacher resources educators need is overwhelming and seems never-ending. However, there are easy ways to make gathering teacher resources a breeze. Getting this step out of the way will allow you to focus on using these resources to strengthen and guide your differentiated instructional strategy.

Create a Classroom Data Board

Data boards are a great way for teachers to display classroom growth each month in Istation. Motivating students with rewards for meeting monthly goals encourages them to take ownership of their learning. Data boards can also help ensure a successful implementation by inspiring teachers and students to use a program with fidelity.

How a Tailored Approach to Reading Cultivates Top Readers

Zamora was a kindergartener when she first started using Istation Reading at the Boys and Girls Club of Easton (B&GCE) in Easton, Pennsylvania. Her first ISIP™ assessment scores showed her reading level in the 3rd percentile of readers her age. But today, as a 5th grader who has been using Istation at the B&GCE for over five years now, Zamora is reading at a 7th grade level! Her classroom teacher dotes on her as one of the top readers in the class.

Effective, Equitable Solutions for English Learners

In a normal school year, teaching English learners (ELs) comes with its own set of unique challenges. Now with students learning at home, in school, or a combination of both, EL educators must stay focused on student growth yet remain flexible enough to meet evolving needs.

September Power-Up for Istation’s Power Path

We are thrilled to announce some great updates that teachers and students will begin seeing while working in Power Path, Istation’s new student experience, starting September 28, 2020.

Middle School Reading Updates for September

Students placed into 6-8th grade reading content after taking ISIP™ Reading have access to both HumanEX and NexLevel, Istation’s middle school reading program. Our middle school reading content is designed to be inclusive with diverse characters and stories that are internationally and culturally sensitive. Read more about authentic learning for middle school students here.