Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 1:39am
Texthelp launched Teach for Google, a comprehensive professional development solution that offers a library of short courses with instructional videos, strategy overviews, templates, checklists and more through Google Apps for Education.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 1:27am
The California State Teachers’ Retirement System, America’s second largest public pension fund, expanded their relationship with the implementation of Software AG’s zIIP Enabler for Natural. The transaction platform takes advantage of IBM’s specialty processors to lower the total cost of ownership of operating a mainframe.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:37pm
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:26pm
Stonington Public Schools is now using SchoolDude's CrisisManager. The Connecticut district’s administrators have access to CrisisManager and their school's customized emergency response plans on their smartphones. Detailed instructions outline plans for inclement weather, injured student, active shooter, bomb threat and other crisis situations.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:20pm
The Support Our Science initiative will offer a combination of digital content, customized educator support and professional development, student engagement activities, Science Channel content and hands-on digital tools and resources to help educators build students' STEM skills and knowledge.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 4:05pm
The Delaware Department of Education has selected Schoology’s Learning Management System to power online and blended learning across the entire state in addition to professional development to help teachers implement blended learning.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 2:12am
Lodi USD is using the Bomgar Remote Support solution to provide tech support to its 3,000 employees and to comply with federal laws that protects the privacy of student education records.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 1:53pm
Mobile apps by SchoolInfoApp now allow students to securely display their official school ID on their iPhone, Android or other smartphone with scannable barcodes and pertinent information. Another new feature allows teachers to issue digital hall passes to help with schools' out-of-class management policies and procedures.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 1:45pm
Carroll County Public Schools will bring Discovery Education’s new digital math textbook to its middle and high school classrooms districtwide. Math Techbook features Common Core and state standards-aligned math content, interactives, videos, digital tools and game activities.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 03/20/2015 - 12:35pm
Edmentum added computing as a new subject available in EducationCity, a foundational learning program for grades pre-K through 6. The new subject provides an introduction to computer science, digital literacy and information technology using interactive content.