UPGRADING STUDENTS’ LANGUAGE: Need your students to bring it up a notch from “chillax” and “dope”? Learning Upgrade has launched three interactive online English courses for students in grades 3-5. The lessons are designed to support students’ classroom learning in reading literature, listening and foundational writing skills, integrating songs, videos and games throughout. The courses progress with 60 step-by-step lessons that align Common Core Standards. More details in the press release.