Certica Solutions Announces AB Connect Professional Edition

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced the general availability of AB Connect™ Professional Edition which bundles capabilities from the Academic Benchmarks™ and Artifact® systems and taxonomies.

Certica Announces Solution for State Education Agencies to Author, Manage and Publish Machine-Readable Learning Standards

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced a new learning standards management solution specifically for state education agencies (SEAs), which allows standards and instructional specialists to more efficiently manage the process of learning standards creation, curation, dissemination and public commenting; and fosters significant interoperability between learning standards, aligned content and K-12 vendors.

What is Metadata and How Does It Impact Education?

Content developers and application providers can optimize the content search experience for educators by capturing, tagging and delivering learning standards and content in a consistent and machine-readable metadata format. This enables educators to find the content necessary to help their students achieve standard mastery.

Certica Partners with Mackin to Enhance Content Search and Discovery

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced that the company has entered into a partnership with Mackin, provider of library and classroom materials for grades PK-12. Mackin uses Certica’s Artifact® capabilities to enhance the search and discovery of book titles within Mackin.com and its Publisher Showcase website.

Certica Solutions Welcomes Edupoint to Its Partner Network

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced that K-12 software provider Edupoint® Educational Systems (Edupoint) has joined Certica’s network of partners which integrate the Navigate Item Bank™ to provide a comprehensive, standards-aligned item bank in their technology solutions. Edupoint will offer Navigate through the company’s Synergy® Assessment solution.

Certica Solutions Acquires ItemLogic

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced that it has acquired the ItemLogic business from KobellSystems, Inc., the education industry’s leading solution to manage the entire assessment item lifecycle. ItemLogic’s range of item authoring, item banking, workflow, publishing, rendering and scoring features are used by leading assessment publishers and assessment application providers.

Content Collections Fall Update

Certica Connect is pre-populated with the market-leading Navigate Item Bank, with more than 88,000 test items, made accessible to educators via the leading learning management systems, student information systems, assessment applications and other innovative K-12 tools.

Certica Solutions Welcomes Kickstand to Its Partner Network

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of education technology platform, content and data solutions, today announced that Kickstand has joined Certica’s network of partners which integrate the Formative Assessment Item Bank™ to enhance their education technology solutions, assessments or learning content.