Verso Learning Launches New Student-Teacher Feedback Tools at FETC
Verso Learning, provider of classroom feedback and collaboration tools, will be showcasing their education tools at this year’s upcoming FETC conference.
McGraw-Hill Education Announces New Agreement with Illustrative Mathematics
McGraw-Hill Education and curriculum provider Illustrative Mathematics (IM) announced today a new agreement.
Certiport Launches Web-Based Exam Delivery System on Microsoft Azure
Certiport, provider of performance-based IT certification exams, today announced the release of Compass, a new web-based exam delivery system powered by Microsoft Azure. Compass is exclusive to Certiport and Pearson VUE and can test candidates in multiple languages with secure browser-based software.
Britannica Launches Video Storytelling Platform
Encyclopaedia Britannica and Binumi announced today that they have partnered to bring video storytelling into Britannica’s global product lines.
Over 150 STEM Resources for PBL and Authentic Learning, Part 3: Math
Looking for ideas that just might spark a PBL math idea?
Google Announces Chromebook News at BETT 2019
This week, Google showcases its Chromebooks designed for education at BETT 2019, booth C230.
Scratch, A Free and Powerful Platform for Learning to Code
Scratch is a powerful platform for learning to code because it not only teaches all the essential concepts of coding but can also be easily integrated into almost any subject area.
HoverCam to Showcase Digital Classroom Tools at FETC 2019
In booth 1119 at the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC), Jan. 27-30 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, HoverCam will showcase its Pilot Series of digital teaching stations; wireless Ultra 10 document camera; and ClassFusion, a classroom presentation and learning management system.
Casio Announces New Lampfree Superior Series
Casio America, Inc. announces the new Superior Series of LampFree® Projectors.
Impero Software Releases New Cloud-based Device Monitoring and Management Solutions for Education
Impero Software announces the upcoming launch of a new cloud-based product portfolio comprised of three core modules - EdTeach, EdProtect and EdAdmin.
itslearning Announces Enhanced Integration with Google
To help educators who want to move beyond the capabilities of Google Classroom, itslearning has created an easier workflow between G Suite and the itslearning learning management system.
Acer Debuts Two 12-Inch Chromebooks & TravelMate B114-21 for Classroom Use
Acer today debuted its first 12-inch Chromebooks, the Acer Chromebook Spin 512 and Acer Chromebook 512, for students and education customers. The new Chromebooks feature a 3:2 aspect ratio display — a ratio that falls between the ratio used in books and mobile media, and similar to using pen and paper.
LEGO® Education Master Educator Program Opens Today to New Applicants
LEGO® Education announced today it is now taking new applications for its Master Educator program. The program started last year to bring together a network of educators who teach with LEGO Education solutions and who want to advance hands-on learning with an interest in the subjects of science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Interested educators in the U.S. are invited to submit an application now through March 11, 2019.
BenQ Announces 4K UHD HDR Laser Projectors
BenQ today unveiled two new 4K laser projectors designed to support 4K HDR presentations in boardrooms, huddle rooms, and collaborative spaces.
MobyMax in 30 Seconds
Check out this super quick overview that goes over the site's key features.
Safe Zone Completes $1-Million Financing Round
Following the worldwide debut of its Safe Zone Gunfire Detector (GFD) at CES 2019, Safe Zone today announced the completion of a $1-million round of funding anchored by Tampa, Florida based Seedfunders, the strengthening of its North American market distribution and the expansion of its senior leadership team.
Googley Activities and Tools for Primary Students
Over the years I have come across and/or created a wide range of fun and creative ways to use Google tools with primary aged students.
bulb - HP Partner to Expand Access to Digital Portfolio Tools
bulb Digital Portfolios announced its web application will be pre-loaded on screens of HP.edu devices giving students and teachers immediate access to the tool.
Word Mania Online Literacy Competition Open for Registration, Practice
Students around the United States are putting their spelling skills to the test in Word Mania USA online literacy competition.
ReadyAI Launches AI-in-a-Box™, K12 AI Curriculum
ReadyAI has announced the launch of AI-in-a-Box, a comprehensive AI education solution for K12 teachers and students.
BACK OFFICE BUSINESS: Illustrative Mathematics Selects Kendall Hunt Publishing as Distributor of IM Certified Math Curriculum
Illustrative Mathematics announced it is partnering with Kendall Hunt Publishing Company to be its exclusive distributor of its freely available IM Certified digital curriculum.
BACK OFFICE BUSINESS: Texas State Board of Education Adopts Raz-Plus ELL Texas Edition
Raz-Plus® ELL Texas Edition has been included in the Texas State Board of Education 2019 Proclamation Adoption list for English Language Arts and Reading instruction for Grades K–5.
BETT19 Preview—Twinkl to Launch STEM Augmented Reality Game
The online educational publisher Twinkl has created a multiplayer augmented reality game that teaches Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.
Art. So Much More than Something Hanging on a Wall
We often forget how powerful the arts can be in connecting our kids with social studies content and big ideas.
Follett Introduces New Service to Help K-12 Libraries with Genrefication
Follett has introduced Follett Genre Solutions to help librarians and media specialists seeking to make the transition from the Dewey Decimal System to a more bookstore-like layout.
Blended Learning and the Keys to Academic Achievement
In my opinion, one of the keys to academic achievement is active student learning. Research tells us that personalized, collaborative, and connected learning experiences enhance student engagement, in turn, driving student success. By integrating blended and digital learning into the classroom, educators can take learning experiences to the next level and improve student performance.
Australian-Tales: Culture Guide
The 26th is Australia Day and it's a great time to explore the Australian culture
Digital Timer a Practical Tool For Kids, Teachers
Easily conceptualize, manage, and visualize time
Revised 5E-Hero's Journey Lesson Planning Template!
I have written to annoying lengths about my love for the connection between the 5E Inquiry Learning Cycle and Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey.
BETT19 Preview—Kognity to Make BETT Debut
Kognity combines pedagogy, exam board aligned content, and a learning platform designed to help improve student outcomes and teacher efficiency for schools.