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SMART Announces Greg Estell as President, Education

Estell will lead the newly formed Education Business Unit and will be responsible for its strategy, financial objectives and operating plans to grow this key area of the company. He will start in this executive position on March 18, 2013 and report to Neil Gaydon, President and CEO of SMART Technologies.

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Promethean, Epson Announce Partnership to Boost Interactivity in School

Under the agreemenet, customers will be able to purchase Promethean’s teaching and learning software, ActivInspire, from Epson when buying Epson’s industry-leading BrightLink interactive projectors.

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FOSS Third Edition A DA Top 100 Product

With a record number of high-quality nominations, the winners were selected by the editors of "District Administration" based upon the quality of the descriptions submitted by K-12 district-level school leaders.

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25 School Districts Honored for Serving More Local Food to Ga. Students

Twenty-five school districts were honored for supporting their local economies and increasing the amount of local food they serve to their students through Farm to School programs.

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'Ready to Learn' Online Math Courses Now Available for Tablets

With its completely individualized approach to learning, ALEKS enables students to successfully master course material by targeting their learning on the material they are precisely ready to learn right now.

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Bretford EDU 2.0 Education Furniture Featured in Sprout Space Exhibit

Created by Perkins+Will, leading international architecture and design firm and K-12 building experts, the Sprout Space modular classroom is being displayed on the lawn of the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. from March 3, 2013-January 5, 2014 as part of the Green Schools exhibit.

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Lakeshore Launches Game Show Apps to Boost Math, Language Skills

Lakeshore's new apps offer children all the exciting sights and sounds of a real TV game show­—while teaching essential math and language skills.

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Hobsons Takes Naviance Mobile with Launch of iPhone App

According to the 2012 E-Expectations Report published by Noel-Levitz, 52 percent of college-bound students use their mobile devices during the college search process.

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ASCD Makes Professional Development E-books Available Through International Retailer Kobo

On the Kobo website, readers will now find some of ASCD’s bestsellers by notable education authors, including: Charlotte Danielson's Enhancing Professional Practice, 2nd Edition; Eric Jensen's Teaching with Poverty in Mind; and Carol Ann Tomlinson’s How to Differentiate Instruction in Mixed-Ability Classrooms, 2nd Edition.

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Enterasys to Offer Best Practices for BYOD Solutions in the Classroom at BrainStorm 14.0

Enterasys Networks, a Siemens Enterprise Communications Company, will be exhibiting and presenting sessions on BYOD, network development and Web filtering for K-12 classrooms at BrainStorm 14.0.

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