Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 4:49pm
Schoology's learning management system recently selected by three school districts in California: San Juan USD in Sacramento, Modesto City Schools, and Norwalk-La Mirada USD in Los Angeles.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 4:44pm
Pearson's iLit tablet-based reading intervention program will now feature fiction and nonfiction titles from Saddleback Educational Publishing.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:46pm
Sesame Workshop and ToyTalk signed a two-year collaborative agreement to develop speech recognition for early learning and advance literacy learning among preschool-aged children.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:35pm
The Vocabulary Trainer mobile app has been launched by LanguageCourse.net. With over 30 languages offered, users gain access to over ten thousand words and phrases and can choose among courses that cover slang, travel phrases, business terms, vocabulary for special exams such as the TOEFL or frequently used words.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 2:13pm
Mimio has expanded its MimioClassroom suite of products to a full range of interactive teaching technology options for collaborative activities and lessons. The Touch 360° interactive technology of the newest MimioBoard touch board accommodates up to six single-point touch users or three dual-touch and gestures users.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 1:20am
InFocus Corporation's new projectors, comprised of the IN118HDa, short-throw IN118HDSTa and networkable IN2128HDa, each feature high brightness, Eco Blanking for extended lamp life, HDMI connectivity, are 3D ready and are portable at less than 8 lbs.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 1:16am
Curriculum Associates has expanded its Ready programs with the launch of Ready Writing for grades 2–5. The program provides educators with rigorous instructional materials as well as professional development resources to help students meet the writing expectations of the new Common Core Standards. The program also works with any ELA curriculum.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 1:11am
Steven Anderson, Tom Whitby and Mitch Weisburgh have launched Edchat Interactive, an online professional development web solution with live interactions. Participants in the inaugural October 22 interactive session will examine how connectedness empowers educators to be better professionals, to share tips and techniques to save time, to overcome obstacles, and to develop new skills.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 10/19/2014 - 4:59pm
Sangari Active Science changed its name to Activate Learning. While the company’s name is changing, Activate Learning’s elementary school program, Sangari Active Science, will keep its name moving forward.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 10/19/2014 - 4:27pm
Learners Edge has added Simpson College as a new academic partner, expanding the reach of continuing education courses for teachers throughout the state of Iowa and surrounding areas. Simpson College will offer 17 continuing education courses for pre-K through 12 educators, including courses on ADHD, literacy, autism and bullying.