Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 1:37pm
AT&T and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise have teamed up to make the school bus a classroom on wheels. Connected Bus supports various technology-in-education initiatives in the U.S. by using wireless technology, AT&T's 4G LTE network and devices to increase students' access to information, instruction and teachers.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:56pm
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt unveiled HMH Player, a new app that enables offline access to content, allows teachers and students to collaborate in real time, and offers customization tools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:49pm
Using MindShine Technologies' new Student Risk Assessment System in conjunction with their existing student information system, districts can collect data to create a risk factor index for each student to determine the probability that a student will drop out, and to determine if school actions are making a difference.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:38pm
LearnZillion introduced LearnZillion Premium, an alternative to traditional curriculum and professional development. LearnZillion Premium provides math teachers with complete curricular resources and a modular close reading/writing program for English language arts, social studies and science teachers.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:32pm
Samsung Electronics America has incorporated major updates to Samsung School, its fully integrated one-to-one learning solution. Designed to be more intuitive and participatory, the latest version will be compatible with the new Galaxy Tab 4 Education.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 11:25pm
Portland-based Charter School Capital has co-developed a $500 million program designed to aid charter schools in financing facilities projects. The local group is teaming up with American Infrastructure MLP Funds to create American Education Properties LLC.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 07/01/2014 - 4:42pm
Filament Learning, a division of Filament Games, debuted its first complete collection of game-based curriculum, PLEx (play, learn, experiment) Science series. The games provide interactive labs and exercises that allow students to explore complex science subjects.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 07/01/2014 - 4:36pm
Learning.com has launched Curriculum Foundry, a solution that helps districts use digital content to meet their instructional goals, facilitate personalized learning and address budget challenges. Curriculum Foundry provides a searchable content repository that includes vetted open education resources and a district’s existing digital content.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 07/01/2014 - 4:20pm
Copia Interactive is partnering with Utah’s State Office of Education to digitally deliver a statewide Open Educational Resources program focused on state-created science content.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:14pm
SAFARI Montage announced a new partnership with Knovation that will provide SAFARI Montage and netTrekker co-customers with Federated Search access to over 360,000 educator-curated, standards-aligned digital learning resources through the SAFARI Montage Learning Object Repository.