Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 11:22am
More people are embracing stand-up alternatives to the standard office desk as studies show its health and well-being benefits, from increased circulation to decreased risk of disease.
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Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 11:18am
SRC Solutions has been selected by Pearson, the global leader in education and learning technology, to serve as one of its Independent Software Vendors (ISV). The partnership allows SRC Solutions to work hand in hand with Pearson to provide Registration Gateway to K – 12 schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:54am
Monarch Teaching Technologies (MTT) today announced that STAR Autism Support (STAR) will provide subscribers of their Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Links Curriculum with access to special interactive content through VizZle, the web-based visual learning center.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:51am
Under the terms of the agreement, Knovation will enhance its personalized digital curriculum content solutions and next generation learning engagement solutions by leveraging SideVibe’s expertise and proven methodologies on effective use of digital content in the classroom.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:34am
According to the survey, more than a quarter of students believe they will be unprepared to manage their finances upon high school graduation. In addition, students surveyed demonstrated that they do not understand basic financial facts and concepts.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:30am
Of Kentucky’s 174 school districts, the remaining Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) is working with Tyler on a migration plan, and will keep its more than 100,000 students and 6,400 teachers on its current, on-premise Munis system until the migration is complete.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 10:25am
The new division complements MRL’s vision to synthesize high-quality education research and high-quality educational technology research to improve student learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:59pm
The Hyper-Personalized Intelligent Tutors project will explore how factors such as interest- level, mood, and persistence affect learning. The project will build a collaborative research platform for understanding how cognitive and non-cognitive factors working together impact retention of knowledge and a student’s commitment to keep learning.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:54pm
Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announces the next performance upgrade to the LEDway® Series LED Street Light. These energy-efficient luminaires, provided in several versions and tailored to specific applications, are the ideal replacement for outdated high pressure sodium (HPS) and metal halide (MH) fixtures.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:50pm
The Texas Senate today voted unanimously to formally confirm the nomination of Michael L. Williams as the state’s Commissioner of Education. Named to the position by Governor Rick Perry in September 2012, Commissioner Williams’ appointment required Senate confirmation.