Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/17/2014 - 3:37pm
iboss Network Security announced its MobileEther solution supports single-step device enrollment of Apple devices in the cloud through the Apple Device Enrollment Program (DEP). Integration with Apple DEP eliminates the need to physically touch the device, as the program is managed in the cloud.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/17/2014 - 1:14am
Classworks recently added enhancements to its online instructional platform for kindergarten through ninth grade. New developments include integrated reading activities, a student score dashboard, math resources (also available in the Google Chrome Store), and LTI integration and Google Single Sign-on options.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/17/2014 - 1:08am
Viridis Learning signed a partnership agreement with Pearson to expand its collection of online course offerings by providing users access to Pearson Workforce Education online courses. The added curriculum includes advanced manufacturing, green/sustainability, health careers and other courses.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 09/17/2014 - 12:50am
ACT Aspire, LLC launched Periodic Assessments, the second major component of the ACT Aspire Assessment System. The system provides short-duration, revealing assessments that produce snapshots of achievement at intervals throughout the year.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/16/2014 - 12:11am
Snowline Joint USD received $365,000 in approved funding as part of an energy savings performance contract for its first-year Proposition 39 allocation. Proposition 39 funding allows for much needed lighting upgrades and other building improvements with Schneider Electric.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:48pm
Wow Writing Workshop, LLC started a free program that offers college application essay writing resources. Using online resources, Wow provides a do-it-yourself program, private coaching and college essay review services to help high school students master the application essay. Schools will be able to offer free access to Wow’s Gold package to seniors.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:29pm
EMC Publishing launched its new immersive Spanish-language proficiency program, ¡Qué chévere!. The series, which offers five levels of Spanish instruction for middle school through high school students, is available in print and digital format. The new Spanish program will be available in a digital format in EMC Publishing’s Passport learning environment.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 09/15/2014 - 1:49am
Leverage Applications' Mobile University Partner School program has fully launched. Available for iOS and Android devices, the university search apps let students search more than 4,500 schools nationwide by location, degrees offered, test scores, tuition and more. Students can also search approximately 18,000 scholarships within the database.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 09/15/2014 - 1:37am
A plaster-type finish to go over walls to bulletproof homes, schools or offices has been developed by GigaCrete Inc. The finish can help create safe rooms and bullet resistant walls for schools or any other building where ballistic protection may be needed. The company has just passed official ballistic tests proving it can stop five rounds of AK47 bullets.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 09/15/2014 - 1:32am
Dynamic Path released its Praxis II PLT K-6 study questions, which include 200 review problems to test and strengthen the skills professional educators need for the Praxis II PLT K-6 exam.