Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:27pm
The EdTech Digest Cool Tool awards recognize new, emerging and established technology solutions for education; the Trendsetter awards include notable people or products shaping the space, and the EdTech Leadership awards recognize outstanding forward-thinking contributions to learning and technology.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:21pm
Edited by longtime friend of Vonnegut, Dan Wakefield, the compilation reads like a narrative. The celebration of what Vonnegut called “the long-delayed puberty ceremony” will inspire recent graduates as well as those whose college years are long ago.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:18pm
This new integration with Insight 360 enables educators to access dynamic student rosters, deliver teacher or district created assessments from a simple drop-down menu, and upload data to Illuminate’s web-based platform for detailed analysis.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:12pm
With help from a grant from Google, Fairfield University’s School of Engineering will present a workshop June 26-28, 2013 for area high school teachers looking for innovative, out of the box ways to use Google Apps, computer science, and gaming tools in the classroom.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 05/01/2013 - 12:05pm
A multi-year progression divided into three phases – Explorations, Career Planning and Life Skills, and Pathways – leads students from identifying their career interests in middle school all the way to planning for professional certification in high school.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 9:41am
With a focus on Navigating “Next,” conference sessions will review what's coming next in teaching and learning in a post-PC world, and will prepare education solution providers with the knowledge needed to build the infrastructure, products, and services that schools want or need.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 4:06pm
During the one-hour webinar, Dr. Peter Bittel, a leading special education management expert, and Dr. Nicholas Young, superintendent of South Hadley Public Schools in South Hadley, MA, will share their expertise and first-hand experience with leading successful special education programs.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 4:02pm
PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech and occupational therapy services for K-12 students, recently received $8 million in funding to continue the growth of its online therapy services, as well as to expand development into new products and offerings for the special education market.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 3:57pm
Through the US2020 initiative, these partner companies will join a White House led effort to dramatically scale high-quality STEM mentoring, targeting 20 percent or more of their STEM employees volunteering at least 20 hours a year.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 3:53pm
Nautilus weaves leading-edge science, culture and philosophy into a single story told by the world's leading thinkers and writers.