News Archive

August 2010:
Eight, Arizona PBS, will use $352,000 grant to promote literacy

July 2010:
Educational Outreach unit awarded grant for literacy workshops

June 2010:
KQED's Seussical Twitter rhyming contest winner is Mary Ann Dillon, Ready to Learn coordinator at PBS Eight/KAET in Phoenix!

May 2010:
PBS Teachers® Innovation Awards Presented to 50 Educators for Inspiring Students and Transforming Classroom Learning

April 2010:
Eight, Arizona PBS and Qwest Foundation Announce Winners of Qwest Storymakers Middle School Writing Contest

April 2010:
Qwest "School Success for All" Family Backpack Distribution

April 2010:
My Source 2010 Education Innovation Awards – CPB - Eight: ASSET

March 2010:
-"Questions to Ask When Reading" from NE Maricopa March 2010 Newsletter
-Eight/KAET outreach program receives national recognition

December 2009:
NSTA and ASSET/Eight Host Conference on Science Education December 3 - 5, 2009

January 2009:
ASSET-Eight - KCET A Place of Our Own/Los Niños en Su Casa 2008 Outstanding In-Home Caregiver Awards for Arizona

October 2008:
Hundreds Of Valley Families Joined the Fun at Eight's PBS Kids Raising Readers Family Literacy Celebration

September 2008:
Bill would boost public TV's learning power

March 2008:
15 Second ASSET-Qwest Early Childhood Spot

March 2007:
ASSET Announces a New Course Opportunity for Educators Working with Youth in Foster Care

August 2006:
$30,000 grant from the Qwest Foundation helps develop online kindergarten readiness program

February 2006:
District Administration: Training Day

January 2006:
ASSET Launches New Public Web site for Arizona Families: ASSET@Home

January 2006:
ASSET-KAET Education Feature Video

November 2005:
“IDEAL” initiative offers teachers online resources

November 2005:
ASSET/KAET’S Education Portal Joins AZ Department of Education and ASU IT for state “IDEAL” initiative

June 2004:
ASSET MathActive modules are proven to increase student achievement by 16 – 18%. Click here for the complete Evaluation Report form: Year 5 of the NETC TECHShare Star Schools Project

March 2004:
Scientific Study Shows Unitedstreaming Increases Math Scores in Los Angeles Unified School District.

September 17, 2003:
iAssessment's 'Smart' Portal Personalizes, Expands K-12 Solutions - T.H.E. Newsletter

September 01, 2003:
Online Programs Help Kids and Teachers Find Answers - Adam Kress, The Business Journal-Phoenix

February 27, 2003:
Kathryn Kilroy Wins CSC Outstanding Supervisor Award - Classified Staff Council-Tempe

January 3, 2003:
ASSET Education Portal Powered by Classroom Connect Named Finalist in Software Industry's Top Award - Brisbane, CA

June 17, 2002:
ASSET Launches Web Site - The Business Journal-Phoenix

Evidence shows Unitedstreaming leads to dramatic increase in student achievement!

September 25, 2001:
$27.9 Million Education Delivery Contact Awarded to Cox Business Services
: Comprehensive system provides equal access, promotes life-long learning

September 19, 2001:
Program Assesses Educators Online
- Lidia Kelly, The Arizona Republic

August 08, 2001:
Public School Teachers Offered Tech Training - The Arizona Republic

June 25, 2001:
Web-Based Tool Measures Arizona Teachers' Tech Proficiency
- Elizabeth B. Guerard, Associate Editor, eSchool News

June 18, 2001:
iAssessment to Provide Arizona Teachers with Online Educator Assessment Services
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