Industry News

Mimio introduces touch-enabled interactive projectors

The enhanced MimioProjector 280 line from Mimio now offers educators three options: the conventional non-interactive 280 model, the pen-based interactive 280I model and the new touch-enabled 280T model. The 280I allows for the simultaneous use of up to 10 simultaneous touch points.

BluePoint introduces rapid emergency response system

Rapid Emergency Response System is specifically designed to speed the response times of law enforcement and first responders and notify building occupants when life-threatening incidents occur within schools and other facilities.

Bartlett City Schools selects InfoSnap

The Tennessee district will implement an online student registration solution from InfoSnap with Spanish translation. PowerSchool will streamline the school system's data collection for new and annual student registration.

Califone upgrades wireless PA system

Califone International LLC has upgraded its portable PA419-02 wireless speaker with new wireless capabilities.

South Carolina’s largest school system expands Discovery Education deal

Greenville County Schools has deepened its 13-year partnership with Discovery Education by implementing Discovery Education’s Digital Leader Corps in 10 sites across the district. The professional development system supports the development of teacher-leaders as they serve as change agents for the district's digital transition.

iboss Cybersecurity leverages HP system to stop malware

FireSphere Threat Isolator, an integration of iboss Cybersecurity's FireSphere and HP's SDN architecture and SDN VAN controller, will extend FireSphere's perimeter defense capabilities to detect malware once inside the network and contain the outbreak of the infection.

Capstone announces new PebbleGo database

Officially releasing in August, PebbleGo Dinosaurs joins previous database modules covering content for grades preK-3. The new database will feature articles for more than 125 dinosaurs.

CK-12 integrates with Blackboard products

Through this integration, schools and districts that use Blackboard’s teaching and learning solutions will now be able to access and build courses leveraging CK-12 Foundation’s content. CK-12’s K-12 STEM platform provides a combination of adaptive STEM practice material and recommended learning material at no cost.

New Bluetooth keyboard launched by Califone

Califone International LLC's latest Bluetooth keyboard, the KB4, will feature a compact, lightweight design for easy portability and flexible classroom use. The KB4 charges in four hours, and is operational for up to 44 uninterrupted hours.

Free SAT prep program launched for students

Test Free has launched SAT Free, a no-cost online test preparation course, for all college-bound and college-interested students, including juniors taking the SAT this spring.