Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 4:05pm
The National Shooting Sports Foundation debuted How to Talk to Your Kids about Firearm Safety. The a new educational video, starring champion shooter and mother Julie Golob, was created as a resource to start positive and constructive conversations about firearm safety and help responsibly demystify the subject of guns.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:52pm
A new business intelligence and data analytics platform, 5Sight, is being introduced by Forecast5 Analytics, Inc. to the California public education market. 5Sight enables school administrators to review historical trend data and compare performance metrics for finance, human resources, academic achievement and other school operations.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:48am
Tabtor's redesigned Tabtor app, currently available for download in iOS and Android versions, now features a more intuitive navigation structure and new gaming elements. The app features multimedia math tutorials and adaptive analytics.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:27am
The STEM Robotics Platform is designed specifically for classrooms, robotics labs and robotics training centers. Material handling and welding platforms are available and include robots that are speed-limited for enhanced student safety.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 1:39am
Texthelp launched Teach for Google, a comprehensive professional development solution that offers a library of short courses with instructional videos, strategy overviews, templates, checklists and more through Google Apps for Education.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 1:27am
The California State Teachers’ Retirement System, America’s second largest public pension fund, expanded their relationship with the implementation of Software AG’s zIIP Enabler for Natural. The transaction platform takes advantage of IBM’s specialty processors to lower the total cost of ownership of operating a mainframe.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:37pm
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:26pm
Stonington Public Schools is now using SchoolDude's CrisisManager. The Connecticut district’s administrators have access to CrisisManager and their school's customized emergency response plans on their smartphones. Detailed instructions outline plans for inclement weather, injured student, active shooter, bomb threat and other crisis situations.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:20pm
The Support Our Science initiative will offer a combination of digital content, customized educator support and professional development, student engagement activities, Science Channel content and hands-on digital tools and resources to help educators build students' STEM skills and knowledge.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/24/2015 - 4:05pm
The Delaware Department of Education has selected Schoology’s Learning Management System to power online and blended learning across the entire state in addition to professional development to help teachers implement blended learning.