Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:55pm
The nation’s 22nd-largest school system, Cypress-Fairbanks ISD, has selected Netchemia’s TalentEd Recruit & Hire to manage its applicant tracking and hiring processes.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:25pm
Through a new partnership with Destination Imagination (DI), PCG Education will repurpose and incorporate DI hands-on STEM, arts and service learning content into in-school curriculum and afterschool programs for K12 students. PCG will also partner with DI to deliver summer camp programming.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 5:00pm
Cogmed Working Memory Training, an evidence-based, computerized training program designed by neuroscientists to strengthen students’ working memory, has been updated by Pearson to make it more user-friendly, flexible and comprehensive for educators and clinicians.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 11/16/2014 - 10:06pm
Comcast Business' ethernet services have been selected by the California district to provide high-capacity internet connectivity and expanded bandwidth support for Oakland USD's personalized learning curriculum and applications.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 11/16/2014 - 9:06pm
Developed in collaboration with the National Center for Literacy Education and supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the International Society for Technology in Education's (ISTE) Project ReimaginED is a new social learning community for teacher and technology coaches to collaborate real time to develop lessons that align to the standards.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 11:01pm
A Tennessee inventor and InventHelp created a learning tool for early readers to encourage reading literacy. The EASY READER helps readers focus, track words and keep their place as they read. The invention features a fun and practical design that is easy to use by children, parents, teachers and librarians.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:42pm
The School Business Suite from Skyward has been picked by Prairie Grove CSD 46 and Lyons School District 103 to reduce costs and improve district-wide business efficiencies.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:32pm
Working with the trend of naturally lit offices, InFocus Corporation released ultra-bright IN3130a network projectors. With up to 4500 lumens, InFocus designed the IN3134a, IN3136a and IN3138HDa specifically for use in spaces with significant ambient light.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 1:01pm
Blackboard Inc. has acquired ParentLink, uniting two K12 communications providers. ParentLink currently supports more than eight thousand schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 2:37am
A Louisiana elementary school and an Arizona junior high school are working to increase math and reading support for students by using free licenses offered by Learning Upgrade. Teachers can enroll students into any of the Math Upgrade and English Upgrade courses, which feature songs, video and games.