Industry News

SchoolBondFinder launches online education bond tracking solution

SchoolBondFinder has launched an interactive database that tracks school district’s capital improvement projects across the United States. The datacase provides companies the ability to filter funding projects specific to their solutions.

Bayer CropScience backs new plant science certification

CEV Multimedia joined forces with Bayer CropScience to expand industry-backed certification program available through iCEV and offer resources and training. The Plant Science Certification addresses major topics in the plant science industry.

TeacherMatch delivers substitute teacher management solution

Kelly Educational Staffing, a substitute teacher employer, has signed with TeacherMatch for access to predictive tools including TeacherMatch EPI and professional development through the TeacherMatch Smart Practices training series.

Cree introduces new commercial lighting

Featuring Cree TrueWhite Technology, the new LR22 LED troffer is a fully luminous, highly diffused architectural fixture that incorporates a recessed flat panel design.

Bluepulse 1.5 updates formative assessment

The new Bluepulse version 1.5 formative assessment software from eXplorance is a two-way communication platform enables teachers to collect real-time feedback anonymously from students on specific topics mentioned in the summative review.

California city signs deal with Mobile Active Defense

The Los Angeles County Office of Education, a provider of integrated, educational programs and services for over 1.5 million students, has selected Mobile Active Defense to secure its mobile education ecosystem. The services include tamper resistance, full username resolution and traffic filtering.

Illinois district to implement InfoSnap registration solution

Bloom Township High School District will move from a paper-based system to an online solution for student registration. InfoSnap’s integration with PowerSchool will offer real-time, on-demand data transfer between the two systems to streamline data collection for new and annual student registration.

Mvix systems boost communication in Delaware district

Capital School District implemented multi-campus digital signage systems across the district's 10 schools. Mvix’s digital signage solution, bundled with its web-based software, provides a centralized, cloud-based network that can be managed from any location while eliminating the need for onsite storage servers.

Shmoop adds prep materials for native Spanish-speaking students

Shmoop University is expanding its materials to offer premium test prep material in Spanish for the SAT and ACT exams, the GED test and the CAHSEE, as well as English-language Texas EOC prep.

North Carolina district signs on for development program

Curriculum Associates has partnered with Montgomery County Schools to implement the i-Ready Diagnostic & Instruction online program for reading and mathematics as part of the district’s new technology-focused A Culture Creating Effective Systems for Success program.