Industry News

5/10/2012

5/10/2012

Digital curriculum content solution named as Finalist for SIIA 2012 CODiE Awards, AEP Distinguished Achievement Awards and EdTech Digest New Product and Leadership Awards.

5/10/2012

In a sweeping education deal with lawmakers and teacher unions here, Gov. Dannel Malloy gave ground on some of his farthest-reaching proposals but contended the compromise was still a historic overhaul of public-school policy in a state that has proved resistant to change.

5/10/2012

Robotics technology has come a long way since "Battlebots," a fact proven by a recent fight to the death between cyber-gladiators built by high school students.

5/10/2012

The Berkeley Unified School District will begin interviewing applicants this week for the superintendent position that will be vacated by current District Superintendent Bill Huyett when he retires in June.

5/10/2012

More than 150 years ago, Massachusetts became the first state to provide all of its citizens access to a free public education.

5/10/2012

The Tuscaloosa City Board of Education approved the final version of the method it will use to evaluate the Tuscaloosa City School System’s superintendent.

5/10/2012

Superintendent James Merrill has been named Virginia Superintendent of the Year by the Virginia Association of School Superintendents.

5/10/2012

A bill giving tax breaks to parents who send their children to private school or educate them at home advanced Wednesday in the Senate, despite a panel’s 3-2 vote against it.

5/10/2012

Healthy Schools Campaign (HSC) and Trust for America's Health (TFAH) today released actionable policy recommendations focused on supporting schools in addressing health and wellness in order to improve student learning and achievement.

5/10/2012

A few days ago, I attended Imagine K12‘s “demo day” where a group of startups in the education space pitched their companies to potential funders.

5/9/2012

5/9/2012

Lake Forest (Del.) School District is kicking the obesity epidemic. Schools should, they believe, be a cornerstone of the nation's obesity battle.

5/9/2012

GuideK12 has been selected by the Software & Information Industry Association, as one of ten “most innovative education technology products and services” for their Innovation Incubator program.

5/9/2012

For the first time, RelampIt is currently hosting a bulk sales event running only during the month of May.

5/9/2012

NCR Corporation announced it has been selected by School-Link Technologies to deliver and support NCR RealPOS 25 touchscreen point-of-sale terminals for K12 school lunch lines.

5/9/2012

MindConnex Learning, the award-winning provider of digital learning solutions for secondary schools, announced that it has signed up four large virtual schools to its Shakespeare in Bits online subscription service.

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