Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 02/22/2014 - 2:27pm
GreenTECH, funded by a three-year, $1.08 million grant from the National Science Foundation to Solar One, MOUSE, and the NYU Wallerstein Collaborative, is focused on STEM skills, environmental sustainability and green technology.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 1:12pm
The Santa Fe school board voted to approve a $55 million, five-year plan for technology upgrades at all schools in the district, and then voted to fund that plan by raising property taxes to generate about $11 million a year over the next five years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 2:52pm
Miami-Dade County has selected Promethean as the exclusive supplier of interactive boards for over 10,000 classrooms with its new ActivBoard Touch systems as well as an 18-month professional development program for educators.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 1:11pm
Looking to create new applications and advance a digital education model, the first collaboration between the two companies will be combining Pearson’s Common Core System of Courses with the capabilities of the Windows 8 touchscreen environment.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 11:46am
A lawmaker will introduce legislation that would shore up privacy and security protections for the personal information of K12 students, a move that could alter business practices across the nearly $8 billion ed tech software industry.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 9:44pm
District Administration is doing an article for its June 2014 issue on the Common Core assessments. If your district has already implemented the online assessments successfully, we’d like to hear from you. Follow the link to contact us.