Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:08am
The CyberBully Hotline, an anonymous tip line provider for K12 districts, signed six new school systems, including Arizona's Page Unified School District #8 and Texas' Lubbock Independent School District and Mexia Independent School District.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 4:40pm
Audisee eBooks with Audio from Lerner Digital are now available on Mackin Educational Resources's Mackin.com website. Lerner Publishing Group recently released 80 new titles across age levels, interests and genres that feature fixed formatting with sentence highlighting and audio narration.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 1:32pm
Clarity Innovations has authored a book for K12 educators entitled, Personalized Learning: A Guide for Engaging Students with Technology, and published by the International Society of Technology in Education. The guide describes in actionable detail how to plan and implement 1-to-1 learning.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 1:19pm
One of Minnesota’s largest school districts, Saint Paul Public Schools, has adopted Capstone’s reading and research solution PebbleGo. The district will implement the four PebbleGo database modules (Animals, Earth and Space, Biographies and Social Studies) this fall in its 41 elementary schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 2:11am
Omnilert introduced Omnilert Desktop Alerts, an extension of the company’s multimodal alerting system. The new add-on allows customers to quickly display alert messages directly to their alert recipients’ desktop or laptop computer screens.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 2:05am
Software Answers, Inc. partnered with SRC Solutions, Inc. to streamline the student registration workflow and improve data accuracy for districts using both Software Answers' ProgressBook StudentInformation and SRC Solutions' Registration Gateway solutions.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:54pm
PBS LearningMedia unveiled a new suite of teacher tools, a student website and Spanish-language content. New productivity tools include a Lesson Builder, Storyboard tool and Quiz Maker while the PBS LearningMedia for Students website enables students to create customized resources.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:40pm
SchoolDude unveiled CrisisManager, a new mobile safety platform. CrisisManager’s safety plans, accessible to individuals with or without a wi-Fi connection, are customizable based on an organization’s needs and/or scenario, such as severe weather, school delays/cancellations or violence.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:06am
Extron Electronics debuted its new ShareLink 200 Wireless Collaboration Gateway, which enables anyone to present content from a personal device. Designed for professional AV applications, this technology also includes integrated wireless access point, Power over Ethernet, and antennas mounted on the front panel.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:01am
Casio America, Inc. launched a free mobile application called C-Assist. C-Assist offers educators a suite of tools that work wirelessly in conjunction with Casio’s portfolio of projectors, including the Ultra Short Throw XJ-UT310WN.