Amid the unveiled alongside the iPad Mini at an event on Tuesday, CEO Tim Cook also brought up Apple’s leading role in education, highlighting the fact that the older full-size iPad had already been adopted by 2,500 classrooms around the U.S. in the two and a half years since it was first introduced.
Iowa public schools have a new tool to report and track bullying incidents in detail as they happen throughout the year.
Follett Software announced that Hunterdon Central Regional High School District in Central New Jersey has adopted Aspen, the company’s student information system.
SchoolReach Instant Parent Contact is now embedded in Pearson's PowerSchool, the industry-leading student information system.
Blackboard Inc. announced the launch of Blackboard Analytics for Learn, a solution that gives education leaders an unprecedented view of teaching and learning across their institution.
Like seemingly everyone else connected to K12 education, vendors that offer student information systems are being called upon to do more with less. Where past generations of these systems focused on nuts and bolts such as time, attendance and behavioral issues, the latest generation has created-and drawn inspiration from-districts' desires for all-in-one solutions that blend finance, HR and student data.
This "Short List" of emerging technologies, trends, and challenges reveals the thought process behind what will make the final full Horizon Report.
Pearson announced an agreement with SchoolMessenger to provide customers of PowerSchool student information system with turnkey access to the leading notification solution in K12 education, increasing the flow of information between schools, parents, and staff.