(PRWEB) August 22, 2018 Catapult Learning, a leading provider of instructional intervention and professional development solutions, today announced the successful completion of a pilot program of its new STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) offering in public and private schools throughout the Houston area. Catapult Learning works with hundreds of district partners across the country and sees first-hand how school administrators can struggle with integrating STEM education into K-12 classrooms. Helping eliminate this pain point, the company launched a turnkey supplemental program that easily integrates into a district’s existing curriculum either during or after school, summer school or as [...]
Learning Tools and Activities Reduce Summer Learning Loss for Students on Maui August 15, 2018 (Camden, NJ) – Catapult Learning, a leading provider of instructional intervention and professional development solutions, today announced the conclusion of its summer offerings at two Maui schools. Through a partnership between Catapult and the Hawaii Department of Education, students at Lihikai Elementary and Maui Waena Intermediate participated in programs designed to prevent summer learning loss. Research shows that without the right blend of summertime instructional support and academic enrichment, many students risk losing so much ground that keeping up with their peers seems [...]
The Forum of Italian American Educators: 34th Annual Awards Ceremony On Friday, April 20th, Catapult Learning will attend the Forum of Italian American Educators (FIAME) 34th Annual Awards Ceremony and Dinner Dance at Villa Barone Manor. Since 1978, FIAME has been promoting Italian culture for a new generation of Italian Americans. Furthermore, they honor the achievements of Catholic and public school educators. "Good teaching doesn't come from behind a desk," says Rosemary Mercora, FIAME President and P.S. 83 staff developer. "It comes from the heart." Several unsung community members will be recognized for their various contributions to Italian American education at [...]
Trenton Catholic Academy educates a diverse PreK-12 student body to be responsible citizens of a global society through a challenging and relevant curriculum centered in Catholic tradition and values. Trenton Academy is a place where students "Believe, Dream, Succeed!" This year Catapult Learning is a proud sponsor of the 14th Annual Golf Outing taking place on June 11th at the Mountain View Golf Club. The funds raised from the golf outing provides the necessary funds to support the Athletic programs for students in the Upper and Lower School. With the money raised, the students and coaches are able to receive [...]
The New Jersey Association of Federal Program Administrators (NJAFPA) Annual Conference will be taking place in Princeton, NJ at the Marriott at Forrestal on May 31, 2018. Catapult Learning is a proud sponsor of the NJAFPA Annual Conference! We are excited to be a part of this year's event and to learn about and connect with you. Stop by and meet Joan Grejdus, Annemarie Hochkeppel, and Judith ThummBorst at table #14! We will be giving away an Echo Dot so don't miss your chance to win!
This year Catapult Learning is a sponsor of two annual baccalaureate ceremonies for organizations that uphold a reputation of greatness. We are proud sponsors of the Black Community Organization Network's (BCON) 40th Annual Baccalaureate Ceremony and the Hispanic Educators Association of Nevada's (HEAN) 31st Annual Baccalaureate Ceremony. BCON's ceremony is held for all 2018 graduating African-American high school students in addition to their high school commencement ceremonies. BCON is comprised of African-American community volunteers from professional and community organizations. The foundation comes from pride and many celebratory traditions that are deeply rooted within the African-American Las Vegas community. Students who have [...]
Catapult Learning will Exhibit at Cooperative Council for Oklahoma School Administration Summer Conference
Catapult Learning will be exhibiting at this year's Cooperative Council for Oklahoma School Administration (CCOSA) Summer Conference in Norman, OK at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Convention Center. John Scroggins will be at booth #019 on June 6th and 7th from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. The CCOSA School Leadership Summer Conference is the premier conference for Oklahoma school administrators at all levels. The conference encompasses all public school administrators from each association under the CCOSA Organization (OASA, OAESP, OASSP, OMLEA, and ODSS). This year's conference features nationally-known keynote speakers, thought-leader sessions, and practical sessions on a range of relevant school [...]
Catapult Learning was a proud sponsor of The Catholic Foundation's 17th Annual Golf Classic. Yesterday's event took place at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club and raised money to benefit the Catholic Schools and Catholic Education Endowments at the Foundation. Yesterday was dedicated to a great day of golf, fellowship, and dedication to the Catholic Schools and Catholic Education in the Archdiocese. We look forward to another year of a great celebration!
Catapult Learning attended the Virginia Association of School Superintendents (VASS) Conference in Roanoke, Virginia. Beginning on May 6th and concluding yesterday, May 8th, the conference offered a rich array of professional learning and networking opportunities. This year's annual conference provided participants with insight into the new Administration's specific objectives for public education. The participants were encouraged to talk about what we need in terms of knowledge, skills, resources, and support from VASS in order to meet expectations within the next 4 years. Susan Dean, Howard Axelrod, Keith White, and Robin McGivern stood by booth #123 and discussed Catapult Learning Schools, special [...]
From April 29 to May 2, the Pennsylvania Association Federal Program Coordinators (PAFPC) celebrated its 50th anniversary during the association’s annual conference in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Catapult Learning exhibited at the 50th anniversary conference, which featured a "Leading & Learning” theme and provided attendees with information and training on the laws, regulations, and policies that focus on federal program implementation, monitoring, and fiscal accountability. Representatives from Catapult Learning attended the conference and provided information about the company’s title funding-eligible programs and services—including intervention and new STEM-related programming—as well as ESSA-specific materials. For more information, please reach out to Diane Rymer via email [...]