Industry News

10/23/2012

10/23/2012

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE), one of the highest ranking public school systems in the country, has picked the Blackboard Learn platform to replace its current learning management system (LMS) and deliver all state-offered online courses as well as professional development for the state’s 60,000 teachers.

10/23/2012

As the leader in 1:1 technology implementation research, Project RED has made a commitment to bring its research practices to action. As part of this commitment, the organization has selected five additional districts to become Project RED Signature Districts.

10/23/2012

A two year-old overhaul of city special education programs has produced disappointing results, a new analysis shows.

10/23/2012

CIO Deb Karcher discusses how administrators can use this new technology to enhance enrollment management and inform their most crucial district decisions.

10/22/2012

10/22/2012

For a third consecutive year, VizZle is offering their innovative visual learning software free to school districts for helping children with autism and special needs.

10/22/2012

As postsecondary institutions seek to implement new practices that ensure high-quality education despite significant economic pressures, research and consulting firm Eduventures has released a white paper identifying electronic transcript (e-Transcript) exchange as a viable solution.

10/22/2012

Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide, has developed more than 30 "BrightLink Bright Spots" training videos to help teachers and technology trainers better understand the wide range of features available through EPSON®BrightLink ultra-short throw and short throw interactive projectors.

10/22/2012

Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide, has developed more than 30 "BrightLink Bright Spots" training videos to help teachers and technology trainers better understand the wide range of features available through EPSON®BrightLink ultra-short throw and short throw interactive projectors.

10/22/2012

Learn360, an interactive media-on-demand service for the K-12 education market, announces new content titles from Sunburst Visual Media available this fall in the U.S. and Canada in its online multimedia and digital content library.

10/22/2012

The Georgia Charter Schools Association has come under criticism for sending an email to school leaders asking for their help as the organization tried to arrange what appears to be a political ad.

10/22/2012

The nine schools in the greater Baton Rouge area managed by the state-run Recovery School District have collectively lost more than 850 students compared with a year ago, according to preliminary enrollment numbers.

10/22/2012

Fiscal stability, experience and student performance are key themes in the race for Woodland Joint Unified School District trustees.

10/22/2012

School cafeteria kitchens in Washington serve about 500,000 lunches a day. Given that volume, you might expect school kitchens to rack up a fair number of health department violations.

10/22/2012

The outcome of five years of fighting by St. Louis families who wanted their failing schools to pay to send their children to accredited suburban districts has been thrown into greater doubt after the city schools received partial accreditation last week.

10/22/2012

School districts are seeing their student numbers grow.

Pages