Virginia Education Dept to Adopt IA’s Instructional Data Platform

softwareThe Virginia Information Technologies Agency has contracted Interactive Achievement to supply an instructional data software platform to the Virginia Department of Education.

IA said Monday its onTRAC Longitudinal Data System works to track and collect data points for school administrators to determine education trends.

Teachers use the system to monitor students’ progress and craft instructional strategies tailored to the needs of each student, IA says.

The company will deploy the onTRAC system with an interventions module intended for attendance and behavior monitoring in schools.

IA will also provide its onTRAC Live platform to the department and that product is designed to give school administrators and teachers online customer service support.

Roanoke, Virginia-based Interactive Achievement works to provide reporting and assessment tools for classroom education.

You may also be interested in...

Soundscapes Competition

NGA Seeks Machine Learning-Based Sound Geolocator Through Prize Competition

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has kicked off a prize competition that challenges participants to submit machine learning-based approaches to determine the location of audio or video recordings. The five-week submission period for NGA's Soundscapes competition runs through Nov. 27

internet of things

AT&T-Cisco Partnership to Offer Managed Connectivity Service

AT&T and Cisco will collaborate to help enterprise customers increase visibility into internet of things devices across a network as part of an extended partnership between the two companies.

Axiom Space

Axiom Space Eyes Late 2021 Launch for First ISS Commercial Mission

Axiom Space hopes to hammer out an agreement for its maiden commercial flight to the International Space Station slated for launch in the fourth quarter of calendar year 2021, SpaceNews reported Friday.