Industry News

Discovery Education adds integrated physics/chemistry course to science techbook for Texas

Built from the ground-up and developed specifically for Texas districts, the new IPC course is fully aligned to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) standards.

NEC Display Solutions adds two digital models to M Series short-throw projectors

The commercial LCD display and projector provider’s two new digital products bring the projector closer to the whiteboard, eliminating shadows and glare.

Panasonic debuts new displays, projectors and software

Panasonic System Communications Company of North America will showcase new displays, projectors and software to provide technology solutions for education and other industries.

Discovery Education to host Future@Now: Roadmap to the Digital Transition

The K12 digital content and professional development provider will host this second annual event focusing on implementing effective, district-level digital transitions that prepare students for citizenship, college and careers.

Pearson's Open Badge Solution provides validated proof of qualifications and skills

The learning company released a new Open Badge platform called Acclaim, which gives organizations the ability to translate and recognize someone's professional achievements and learning outcomes.

Sunburst and Digital Directions ink partnership for HELP Math

The agreement establishes Sunburst Digital as the sole supplier in the U.S. of Digital Directions International’s HELP Math, an online math intervention program system.

ASCD releases four professional development publications

ASCD launched three new professional development books and a new ASCD Arias publication for educators.

SDE created reading standard mini-lesson framework

Staff Development for Educators (SDE) have developed a seminar based around the framework of mini-lessons to aid teachers with Common Core reading standards and systematically develop students' knowledge through reading.

TASB Risk Management Fund partners with Scenario Learning for online safety training

Texas Association of School Boards Risk Management Fund Members now have no-cost access to the SafeSchools and SafeColleges Staff Training Systems and a suite of 11 online safety courses.

ScholarCentric unveils new assessment of resiliency skills for grades 3-5

The new Success Highways Resiliency Assessments, geared for grades 3-5, enable educators to identify social-emotional factors that affect student performance.