Industry News

Copia releases next generation of e-learning platform

COPIA Interactive introduced an updated version of its COPIA CLASS, an advanced e-learning platform. COPIA CLASS works with publishers to provide teachers unlimited access to books, texts, novels and multimedia.

OpenEd debuts new personalized learning app

Common Core Quest, a new, free app from OpenEd, is a quiz and instructional tool that promotes mastery of the Common Core State Standards’ math and English/language arts skills. It is available on the App Store and Google Play.

iboss to deliver unified location-based security with Ruckus' Smart Wi-Fi

iboss Network Security announced iboss Web and Mobile Device Security, a unified location-based security solution. Featuring expanded technology integration with Smart Wi-Fi from Ruckus Wireless, it allows IT departments to develop security policies aligned with users' locations, among other features.

GuideK12 and SRC Solutions, Inc. announce technology alliance

SRC Solutions, Inc., creators of the Registration Gateway Online Enrollment solution, have teamed up with GuideK12 to integrate its geo-visual location technology to simplify school selection and registration for parents.

Updated presenter software for IPEVO document cameras

A new update to the Presenter software for IPEVO-brand document cameras includes a redesigned interface and the ability to capture video, among other new features.

Telcom & Data introduces Clear Voice planar speakers

The new Clear Voice planar speaker line from Bogen have been launched by Telcom & Data. Bogen has created four different speaker options with effective throw distances from 100 to 650 yards. The units can be adapted to both mobile and fixed installations.

InsureMyTrip launches education site for academic travel

InsureMyTrip for Education, a new website featuring trip cancellation plans geared toward K12 and higher education travel, has been launched by InsureMyTrip and underwritten by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. The Academic Explorer products provide financial protection for both domestic and international education trips.

New 3000-lumen portable projectors launched by Canon U.S.A.

Canon U.S.A., Inc. introduced five portable projectors utilizing DLP BrilliantColor display technology to deliver 3000 lumens, a 2300:1 contrast ratio, filter-free operation, and up to 6,000 hours of lamp life when in Economy mode.

American Graduate Day aims to encourage graduation

American Graduate Day 2014 returns this fall with seven hours of national and local programming, live interviews and performances. Broadcast and streamed live with host Wes Moore on September 27, the multiplatform event is part of the American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen initiative, helping communities bolster graduation rates through local public media stations.

Classworks partners with Clever to tie in SIS data with digital learning

Classworks and Clever are partnering to integrate student information system (SIS) data with a digital learning solution. Through Clever Instant Login, teachers and students will be able to access Classworks with just one login while school, teacher, class and student data will be continuously updated as it changes.