Industry News

New products and features added to FileWave

FileWave v9.0 has added new data management updates such as Dashboard and Imaging v3. FileWave has added a new classroom management tool called Engage, which includes features such as messaging, device mirroring and single app mode.

ADTRAN launches ProCloud.EDU Service

ProCloud.EDU is a new wireless digital learning suite that offers increased functionality like capacity planning, cloud-managed Wi-Fi, content filtering and classroom management software.

Bridg-it launches online school safety solution

With the new Bridg-it School, schools can quickly address reported incidents and aid in the prevention of bullying and the promotion of safer school environments.

Live connection with authors offered through Bublish and Edmodo

Bublish and Edmodo are partnering to create Author Connect. The new app, which will be available this fall, allows teachers to schedule live virtual classroom visits with authors.

Schneider Electric delivers energy savings to Alabama school district

Schneider Electric is working with Alabama's Lawrence County Schools to implement an energy savings performance contract that will fund critical infrastructure renovations to improve the district’s energy efficiency. The project is expected to generate $11.7 million in energy savings over the next 20 years.

Scenario Learning launches professional development system

The Exceptional Child Online Professional Development System provides on-demand special education training for staff members who support students with disabilities. Scenario Learning is also developing the Exceptional Child Training Management System that will allow administrators to assign and track special education training and customize courses.

Ohio district advances personalized learning with icurio

Ross Local School District in Ohio has selected icurio to target digital resources to meet individual student needs as a key component of the district's 1:1 Personalized Learning Initiative.

New American Revolution books series to debut in 2016

The Journal of the American Revolution is launching a new nonfiction book series in March 2016 on the American Revolution in partnership with Westholme Publishing, LLC.

Tennessee school districts enhance security with the Raptor System

School district administrators in Shelby County, Maury County and Rutherford County selected Raptor Technologies' new visitor management software system to implement in 200 schools to screen individuals entering and leaving school buildings.

Project ChildSafe releases new firearm safety video

The National Shooting Sports Foundation debuted How to Talk to Your Kids about Firearm Safety. The a new educational video, starring champion shooter and mother Julie Golob, was created as a resource to start positive and constructive conversations about firearm safety and help responsibly demystify the subject of guns.