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Confidence in US Public Schools at Record Low

A new poll says that confidence in U.S. public schools has dropped to the lowest level in nearly four decades.

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Notes From the Education Underground

The U.S. is stress-testing Herbert Stein's law like never before, but maybe the economist's famous dictum—trends that can't continue won't—is being vindicated in education.

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For Most U.S. High Schoolers, STEM Knowledge Is Only Skin Deep

American teens are adept at conducting scientific experiments, but only if they don't stray beyond the basics, according to assessment results released Tuesday by the National Center for Education Statistics.

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American Medical Association Wants Obesity Education Taught in Schools

The American Medical Association wants schools to include a yearly curriculum aimed at preventing obesity for public school kids and teens.

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Introducing Wowzers: New Games-Based Online Learning Solution

Wowzers unveiled its flagship product: an adaptive, games-based classroom learning solution for delivering engaging 3rd-5th grade math content.

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myON reader Platform Adds Dozen Publishers

Already the largest integrated library of digital books with multimedia supports, myON reader will gain new upper-level titles and books for young readers and preschool students.

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OverDrive to Provide Streaming Audiobooks to Libraries and Schools

Leading digital distributor OverDrive announced that it will update its popular audiobook download services to include new options for readers to instantly “See Book—Hear Book.”

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Sony and Stampede Drive Adoption of Affordable HD Video Conferencing

Moving decisively to expand the market for affordably priced HD quality video conferencing solutions, Stampede Presentation Products Inc. reduced the list price on three Sony Video Conferencing Systems by as much as 44%.

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Hitachi Introduces CP-AW2519N Ultra Short Throw Interactive Projector

The CP-AW2519N features Hitachi’s proprietary StarBoard software and a throw distance of 10 inches from the edge of the projector for an 80-inch diagonal image.

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CITGO Lubricants Plant Donates Lab Equipment to Atlanta Schools

CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its lubricants blending plant in Atlanta donated more than 1,500 pieces of lab equipment, including workbenches, beakers, flasks and ovens to the City of Atlanta School System.

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