Technology

3/13/2012

3/13/2012

AMX announced the immediate availability of the enterprise-scale digital-signage software Inspired Composer 5.4, which simplifies two key tasks: monitoring and managing the digital signage network and creating and managing content.

3/12/2012

3/12/2012

Academics’ Choice, which helps consumers find the most effective learning tools, has awarded Super Duper Publications' How? Fun Deck Mobile App its Smart Media Award.

3/9/2012

3/9/2012

Fujitsu announced that Charlottesville City (Va.) Schools are completing the rollout of over 2,000 Fujitsu STYLISTIC Q550 tablets, the cornerstone of its digital education initiative. 

3/9/2012

Hitachi America, Ltd., Digital Media Division, Business Solutions Group announced the introduction of its CP-WX8240 and CP-X8150 3LCD Installation Series projectors, delivering unmatched reliability, quality and flexibility.  

3/8/2012

3/8/2012

Declining property taxes contributed to a $1.3 billion statewide cut to education last year, Republican Gov. Rick Scott’s first year in office.

3/8/2012

Blackboard Inc. announced a major update for its flagship online learning platform with a new release incorporating a sleek, modern design that marks the platform’s biggest shift in look and feel in years. 

3/7/2012

3/7/2012

Edmodo is a startup looking to disrupt the education industry with its social networking tools for the classroom. 

3/7/2012

BenQ America Corp. introduced its new MW860USTi and MP780 ST+ interactive short-throw projectors with ultra-short-throw ratios of 0.37 and 0.49, respectively. 

3/7/2012

Schoology, developers of the free, cloud-­based collaborative learning platform for K12 classrooms, announced a $1 million investment from Cempaka Schools in Malaysia and a partnership to jointly promote increased usage of the Schoology platform in schools throughout Malaysia and Singapore.

3/6/2012

3/6/2012

Apex Learning announced new online courses specifically designed around the Common Core State Standards in math and English language arts.  

3/5/2012

3/5/2012

The Davenport Community School District is using Facebook to connect with students that have dropped out or are thinking about dropping out.

3/5/2012

Apple hopes its foray into digital textbooks for the iPad will impress educators and corner a huge, lucrative K-12 book market. But the high costs of the plan and the challenges of mobile technology could ensure that hardback books remain a classroom mainstay.

3/5/2012

Jefferson County (Ky.) Public Schools, serving more than 100,000 students in the greater Louisville market, announced that it has approved eChalk as a software partner for creating School and Teacher Websites. 

3/2/2012

3/2/2012

SAS Curriculum Pathways has registered a record 70,000 teachers and 18,000 schools in the US for its enhanced online education resources.

3/1/2012

3/1/2012

Blackboard announced new integrations that enable the Blackboard Collaborate platform to be used seamlessly with an even broader range of learning management systems. 

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