Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 3:58pm
Math drills and mystery intersect in Dig-It! Games’ newest iOS app, Loot Pursuit: Pompeii. The interactive educational game, which expands the Loot Pursuit series beyond the original site at Tulum, provides a hands-on, drills-based approach to solving math problems that align to the Common Core Mathematics Standards for sixth and seventh grade.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 3:17pm
The Ottawa-Glandorf Board of Education has hired Donald Horstman, an Ottawa-Glandorf native, as its new superintendent. He replaces retiring superintendent Kevin Brinkman as of August 1.
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Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 05/18/2014 - 2:55am
Education technology-focused startups are experiencing their biggest boom ever, with 99 new companies raising over $500 million in the first quarter of 2014. This is up from just 20 companies that raised $64 million in 2009, according to startup activity database CrunchBase.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 05/18/2014 - 2:47am
Districts that have implemented BYOD successfully have found building a powerful Wi-Fi network, developing explicit acceptable use policies, and communicating those policies clearly to students, parents and teachers are critical steps in the technology transition.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 2:38am
July 14–17, 2014
Santa Fe, N.M.
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July 10–12, 2014
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June 28–July 1, 2014
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June 27–29, 2014
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June 22–24, 2014
Downers Grove, Ill.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 4:51pm
Intermediate School 228 public school in Brooklyn will be one of the first in the nation to pilot new bullying prevention software that aims to bully-proof its halls through a digital platform. Bridg-iT School's hi-tech system is designed to alert, record, track and notify officials of incidents involving harassment or bullying.
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