Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/22/2014 - 12:18pm
A quarter of administrators identified flipped learning as having a significant impact on transforming teaching and learning while 75 percent of middle and high school students agree that flipped learning would be a good way for them to learn, according to new findings from Speak Up 2013.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/22/2014 - 12:04pm
Video Mount Products is launching its new FP-LWAB large flat panel wall mount with tilt and articulating capabilities at 2014 ISC West, held in Las Vegas, Nev. from April 2-4.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/20/2014 - 4:16pm
The bipartisan leadership of the United States Conference of Mayors, representing more than 1,000 cities with populations of 30,000 or more, called on the FCC to take swift action to modernize the E-Rate program to bring high-speed broadband to every school and library and Wi-Fi to every classroom.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/20/2014 - 3:47pm
ASCD announced the new Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model as a strategy for improving students’ health and learning in schools. Developed by ASCD and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it combines on the traditional coordinated school health approach and the whole child framework.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 11:18pm
Edmentum launched user updates for EducationCity and a new learner experience for Plato Courseware, Edmentum Assessments and EdOptions Academy. All programs will be available this summer, with simpler navigation and improved features.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 2:28pm
Atomic Learning recently expanded its online training library to include a training series on Building & Deploying a Basic Website Using Joomla. Educators will learn to install the Joomla CMS, develop and deploy a website and explore Joomla extensions.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 2:19pm
The Learning.com Digital Citizenship App, available for i0S and Android tablet/mobile devices, covers three topics of digital citizenship: online safety, cyberbullying and the ethical use of digital resources.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 11:44pm
Pearson released a new study on the changes digital data will bring to future of learning. "Impacts of the Digital Ocean on Education" details how data, social technology and gaming will all be at the forefront of education in the future.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 11:36pm
EverFi’s new digital learning product, Verano–Summer Learning, will feature critical skill development that is pushed to students in intervals. Subjects will include literacy and math reinforcement, life skills, civic education, STEM readiness and financial wellness.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 03/18/2014 - 11:24pm
Discovery Education launched a new iPad app for its Science Techbook series. The Techbook app, available for download on the App Store in the U.S. and Canada at no cost, enables educators and students with an active Science Techbook account to access Discovery Education’s digital content.