Industry News

Story2 launches enhanced online college essay toolkit

The enhanced version of Story2's EssayBuilder product line will expand students’ ability to plan and complete admission, scholarship and honors program essays. The new College Essay Planner enables students to research colleges, and find the prompts and deadlines for the additional essays those colleges require.

New database spotlights successful STEM programs

Seven programs are the first to be accepted into the new Colorado STEMworks database, which was launched to identify and promote effective STEM education program in the state. The programs also will become part of Change the Equation’s national database.

Wisconsin districts broadens agreement with Discovery Education

D.C. Everest Area School District expanded its partnership with Discovery Education. Students districtwide will have access to Discovery Education’s series of math, science and social studies digital textbooks.

Update released for school accounting product

FINACS Version 3 – Accounting for Administrator’s Plus will include new navigation, format, search and payment features, including ACH capability for receiving payments.

New computer data recovery system debuted

Prosoft Engineering, Inc. released Data Rescue ONE, a new complete recovery solution that combines software, hardware and services into one product. The product also includes support and data recovery services to ensure data is recovered safely.

Interactive math system now includes geometry

The high school software line in the Think Through Math instructional (TTM) system has been expanded to include geometry. TTM Geometry combines live tutoring from state-certified math teachers and adaptive instruction.

New internet service and digital media solutions debuted

The broadband satellite solutions and services provider launched a comprehensive suite of offerings to help meet the needs of the K16 education market, including high-speed satellite internet access, digital signage, distance learning and managed Wi-Fi solutions.

Go ahead given for $2.7 million in improvements for Calif. district

Through its work with NORESCO, an energy efficiency and energy infrastructure solutions provider, Santa Barbara USD has received state approval of its five-year energy expenditure plan and Proposition 39 funding to upgrade building systems at 13 schools.

Infinite Campus brings classroom discussions online

Campus Discussions has been added to Infinite Campus' collection of integrated learning management tools. It allows teachers to add moderated and secure online conversations to any classroom activity directly within the Infinite Campus platform.

NaviGate Flipcharts mobile app product line enhanced

NaviGate Flipcharts Free is a free safety app that features immediate access to an electronic flipchart that delivers step-by-step information, developed by Federal Emergency Management Agency, on what to do when faced with an emergency.