Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 4:37pm
Microsoft Corp. today kicked off its annual Partners in Learning Global Forum and reaffirmed its commitment to education with a US$250 million, five-year renewal of Microsoft Partners in Learning, bringing Microsoft’s total investment in the program to US$750 million over 15 years.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 4:30pm
The Education Division of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) showcased some of the leading growth companies in the education technology market and recognized the best among them as part of the Innovation Incubator program at the 12th annual Ed Tech Business Forum, held Nov. 26 and 27 at the McGraw Hill Conference Center in New York.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 4:11pm
Educators at 15 schools in the Austin Independent School District, and a growing number across the state of Texas, have found a simpler and more cost-effective way to teach with Lexia Reading®.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 3:59pm
Online learning developer Wowzers announced today that its namesake program has been approved for use by the California Learning Resource Network (CLRN).
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 3:45pm
The Black Box® Tablet Depot and Tablet Depot Carts store, charge, and secure up to 16 tablet PCs, e-readers, and iPad® tablets.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 3:41pm
With less than six weeks remaining before the entry deadline for the 2012-13 Follett Challenge, organizers have shared some of the “secrets” behind what the six-person panel of judges will be looking for in a winning entry.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 11/29/2012 - 12:25pm
SparkFun Electronics, a provider of parts, knowledge and passion for electronics creation, is excited to announce the company’s inclusion in a new educational initiative between the state of Vermont and For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Robotics.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 5:14pm
More than 90 percent of Wisconsin school districts that use the Skyward Student Management Suite meet or exceed the Department of Public Instruction's academic expectations, according to new data recently released by the state agency.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:31pm
A newly-published free resource from Responsive Classroom® supports elementary teachers' efforts to address Common Core standards and practices in math using the fun activities in its award-winning book Doing Math in Morning Meeting: 150 Quick Activities that Connect to Your Curriculum.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:24pm
It has long been established that parental involvement is an important factor in student achievement. And in the Internet era, school websites have become the focal point of engagement for students, parents and educators. eChalk, a pioneer of school communication and instruction management software, has launched Custom Web Design services to help schools personalize their sites in ways that foster greater community involvement and boost their online curb appeal.