Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 4:19pm
The Walker County Public School System in Jasper will integrate the Kids Making Healthy Choices app into its iPad-enabled health and physical education curriculum at Bankhead Middle School. The app includes the digital ebook adaptation of the Making Healthy Choices—A Story to Inspire Fit, Weight-Wise Kids book, kid-friendly recipes, online tools and resources and more.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 3:57pm
School Specialty, Inc.'s Projects by Design team worked closely with the Shelby City School District to outfit learning spaces in the new Shelby High School with furniture and equipment. Implemented solutions included student tables that can change configurations for different types of class projects to flexible seating.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 1:54am
The University of California “a-g” review board approved 95 of Fuel Education's online and blended courses. Eighteen of the courses that are approved through May of 2016 are AP courses.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 1:47am
SANS Inc. has released Version 14.3 of the Sony Virtuoso and Sony Soloist digital language lab software. Enhancements include error detection and correction as well as Quality of Service settings for the SANSTalk Audio Router Software.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:07pm
Campus Steps, a new free platform for students, parents and counselors, hosts multiple online and mobile ready apps to allow students to keep tabs of their academics, search colleges, apply for colleges and communicate with their counselor. The company is being incubated by Campus Explorer in partnership with developers from Learning Core.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:24pm
Cupcake Digital, Inc. launched Wubbzy’s Racecar, an enhanced storybook app featuring the character Wubbzy from Nick Jr.' Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! television series.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:12pm
Copilot Family, a parental control for mobile devices, was launched for iOS and Android devices. Now available in the App Store and Google Play, the app is a tool for parents to remotely guide their children’s experience on smartphones and tablets.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/19/2014 - 1:51am
To help manage safety compliance tasks, staff training, accident management and risk prevention, Otsego Northern Catskill BOCES has implemented PublicSchoolWORKS EmployeeSafe Suite.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/19/2014 - 1:37am
David Douglas School District in Portland has adopted SPARK, made possible through a Kaiser Permanente Thriving Schools grant. The district will be integrating high-intensity and inclusive activities from SPARK’s K-2, 3-6 and Middle School Physical Education Programs as well as teacher training sessions.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/19/2014 - 1:31am
LearnSprout has joined Pearson’s PowerSchool independent software vendor partner program to offer student engagement and performance insights. PowerSchool Student Information System administrators will now be able to identify historical trends in attendance and spot chronically absent students in addition to monitoring with college-readiness tracking tools.