Industry News

6/4/2012

6/4/2012

Students can learn about DNA Profiling, fingerprints and skeletal secrets with this new series from the Smithsonian Channel. 

6/4/2012

As part of an ongoing initiative to advance the use of digital technology in the classroom, Kaplan K12 Learning Services announced the winners of its Digital Learning Day-inspired “First Year Teacher e-Book Contest.”

6/4/2012

ELMO USA Corporation is proud to announce the creation of ELMO Academy, a comprehensive program of professional development workshops that provide teachers with essential skills to integrate ELMO's 21st century classroom technology to advance student outcomes.

6/4/2012

Hitachi America, Ltd. announced the next generation of its Classroom and Conference Room 3LCD projectors: the CP-X2015WN, CP-WX2515WN, CP-X2515WN, CP-X3015WN, CP-X4015WN and CP-WX3015WN.

6/4/2012

Financially struggling schools nationwide are increasing the volume of advertising that children see in the halls, at football games and even on their report cards.

6/4/2012

These folks have been running for places on the 15-member Texas State Board of Education, which sets parameters for what public schoolchildren are supposed to learn, highly influencing the content of textbooks purchased all over the state and beyond.

6/4/2012

Attending a public negotiating session one afternoon last week between the Douglas County, Colorado school district administration and the American Federation of Teachers Union was an eyeopener that revealed union attitudes.

6/4/2012

From Pittsburg to Salem, every New Hampshire resident who has a child in public schools or pays property taxes has a stake in Wednesday's House and Senate votes on a proposed constitutional amendment that would largely overturn the landmark 1997 Claremont II court decision on school funding.

6/4/2012

Alabama education officials are still reviewing a new law that establishes a statewide system for grading public schools and provides cash incentives to schools that improve their students' performance.

6/4/2012

Louisiana is embarking on the nation's boldest experiment in privatizing public education, with the state preparing to shift tens of millions in tax dollars out of the public schools to pay private industry, businesses owners and church pastors to educate children.

6/4/2012

The key change in Modesto (Calif.) City Schools' administrative reorganization involves folding special education programs into the educational services division.

6/4/2012

This is the time of year when the lists of best high schools in the United States are published. For anxious consumers, the number of lists can be daunting.

6/1/2012

6/1/2012

Epson has been recognized by the 2012 EdTech Digest Awards with three EdTech Digest Cool Tools Award, the EPSON PowerLite 93+ projector was selected as a winner and the EPSON BrightLink 485Wi and EPSON Stylus Pro 7700 were selected as finalists.

6/1/2012

Concordia University is proud to offer 22 new scholarships of $5,000 each to qualified educators to earn their Master of Education degree online.

6/1/2012

ePals Corporation, an education media company and leading safe social learning network, announced that the In2Books program won an SIIA CODiE Award for Best Reading/English Instructional Solution.

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