Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/15/2014 - 2:55pm
Edgenuity has launched Edgenuity MyPath, a new program that provides students in grades 6-12 with supplemental instruction in mathematics and reading customized to their skill and comprehension level. The offering, available for the 2014-2015 school year, can be used for remediation, grade-level support or enrichment through “Individualized Learning Paths.”
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/15/2014 - 2:51pm
As part of Google’s new Add-On area for Google Docs and Sheets, Texthelp has introduced its Highlighting Tools free add-on, designed to enable educators in schools and universities to help their students identify and group key facts together, collect words to learn and undertake further research.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/15/2014 - 2:48pm
PBS’ media-on-demand service for educators, PBS LearningMedia, announced a new "Math Is Awe-Sum” campaign designed to empower educators teaching math in pre-K12 classrooms with new digital resources and professional development tools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/13/2014 - 11:08pm
The company introduced a new series of power supplies that deliver more DC power to CCTV cameras and other peripheral devices. The new line includes features to speed installation and service calls, as well as increase survivability of system operations when a facility’s AC power is lost.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/13/2014 - 9:17pm
This year’s Annual CUE Conference, “CUE the Learning”, is taking place March 20–22 in Palm Springs, California. Featuring keynote speakers Sal Khan, LeVar Burton and Dan Meyer, the conference includes over 300 educator-led sessions, speakers and workshops in addition to ed tech resources and products.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/13/2014 - 4:20pm
As a private online collaborative environment, Chalk.com creates a school and district wide professional learning community with the ability to share resources, hold discussions and work together.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/13/2014 - 3:55pm
Cerebellum Corporation has launched a new video streaming website for its line of Standard Deviants educational videos. Now students and educators can use the SD Instant Access digital delivery and playback platform to instantly download or stream 274 Standard Deviants titles.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 4:27pm
Irving Burton Associates’ In Case of Crisis released its new 3.0 version in four editions–Corporate, Education, Hospitality and Government. The mobile emergency management product is available as an iOS and Android app and now includes incident reporting capabilities and a host of new data security features.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 4:02pm
Hypersign's digital signage software will soon be integrated into PowerSchool's Environment from Pearson. This will allow users to manage Hypersign within Powerschool itself.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 2:08pm
Discovery Education and the White House announced that later this month First Lady Michelle Obama will lead U.S. students in a cultural exchange with their peers in China as part of the Of the People: Live from the White House Virtual Field Trip series. On March 25, Discovery Education will broadcast an interview between Mrs. Obama and an American student studying in China.