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National Disability Awareness Month Recognized

In recognition of National Disability Awareness Month, Atomic Learning is offering its Accessibility: It IS Important workshop at no cost for a limited time.

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Students Elect President Obama in 2012 Scholastic Student Vote

Nearly a quarter of a million students across the country cast their ballots, and the results are in: President Barack Obama is the winner of the 2012 Scholastic Student Vote, with a 6% lead over Republican candidate Mitt Romney.

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New PD Course Focuses on iPods and iPads in Special Education

Using the iPod and iPad in special education is a growing trend. But how do you get started, what is the potential, and what strengths do students need in order to be successful users of this technology?

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New Version of ScholarChip's NFC-Powered Automated Classroom Attendance Now Adds Compliance with State Mandates

ScholarChip is pleased to announce an update to its classroom attendance solution, part of its School Safety and Operations System (SOSS): a smart card-based classroom attendance service that assists schools in complying with new mandates as they relate to APPR (Annual Professional Performance Review).

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Nearpod Launches Next Generation of All-in-One Solution to Turn iPads Into Teaching Tools

Praised by educators around the world as the “next big thing in ed-tech,” Nearpod unveiled the next generation of its all-in-one solution for the synchronized use of iPads to support teaching and learning.

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Manhattan Beach Unified School District Picks PowerSchool

Pearson NYSE:PSO), the global leader in education technology and services, announced today that Manhattan Beach Unified School District has selected PowerSchool as its new web-based student information system (SIS).

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Tulsa Public Schools Utilizes TIPS to Improve Athletic Department Compliance Efforts

In order to ensure compliance with the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association’s (OSSAA) policies and rules, Tulsa Public Schools (TPS) has implemented the TIPS platform from Awareity.

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Alert Solutions Launches Speak Up! Anti-Bullying Platform

Alert Solutions, an expert in cloud-based multi-channel messaging communication and Pearson PowerSchool partner, is excited to announce the launch of Speak Up!, an anti-bullying monitoring and management platform for K-12 schools.

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ez Write Marks 2nd Year with Growth & Accolades

ez Write, the researched and engaging handwriting program for young children, has completed its second year with strong growth in both the preschool and elementary markets.

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RelampIt’s 4th Annual Raffle Kicks Off During AV Week 2012

Each year audiovisual professionals celebrate the AV industry during a week-long event in October, known as AV week.

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