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SU2C and PBS Open Applications for 2017 Emperor Science Award

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and PBS LearningMedia, a media-on-demand service designed for pre-K-12 classrooms, announced today the opening of applications for the second year of The Emperor Science Award program. The Emperor Science Award program is an initiative designed to encourage high school students to explore careers in science, specifically cancer research and care, through a unique mentoring opportunity. Read More »

Generation YES Announces Annual Fund Drive To Impact Technology Use

Generation YES has launched its Annual Fund Drive to scale up its Student Technology Leaders Program. Supporting the GenYES program will help educators and school leaders more effectively integrate technology into their schools. Specially prepared student technology leaders will provide their teachers real-time professional development and contribute basic technology infrastructure support. Read More »

3M and Discovery Education Announce First-Ever Young Scientist Virtual Field Trip

Discovery Education and 3M announced the launch of the first Young Scientist Global Virtual Field Trip for kindergarten through eighth-grade classrooms with exclusive access to 3M Headquarters' 'World of Innovation' ...This Virtual Field Trip is part of the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, the nation's premier competition recognizing scientific thinking and imagination in curious students in grades 5-8. Read More »

LitWorld And Scholastic Celebrate World Read Aloud Day

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Students Nationwide Called To Complete Kind Acts i

High tech meets high touch, as the Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Foundation enhances 2017 Random Acts of Kindness Week by launching an online Kindness Generator, which will serve as an online rally point for activities worldwide this year. With the Kindness Generator, classrooms everywhere can fin- d inspiration for kind acts to perform during RAK Week and create weeklong challenges for their schools, communities or even themselves. Read More »

EDmarket Opens Call for Presentations at EDspaces 2017

The Education Market Association (EDmarket) is calling upon industry professionals to share knowledge and business expertise through a unique and valuable speaking opportunity at the EDspaces Conference and Expo, which is held in conjunction with the AIA Committee on Architecture for Education Fall Conference, October 25-27, 2017 in Kansas City, MO. Read More »

CUE Announces 2017 National Conference Spotlight Speakers

CUE is excited to announce the Spotlight Speakers for its national conference to be held March 15-18, 2017 in Palm Springs. All conference speaker sessions, detailed descriptions and times as well as in-depth bios on presenters, will be listed in the Conference Online Program, available mid-January on the CUE website. Registration is currently open, and as the event has sold out for the last two years, do not delay. Read More »

National Geographic's School Tour for Gender Revolution Documentary:

To extend the life of this documentary beyond its Feb. 6 television broadcast, National Geographic and Picture Motion are partnering on the Gender Revolution Tour, allowing any high school, college, university or nonprofit to sign up to host a free screening and discussion. The tour will harness the momentum of the conversations happening around the globe and offer an opportunity to have an informed dialogue Read More »

Dremel's #LearnMakeGive Contest

Dremel, the manufacturer of tools for life and learning, announces the schools selected to win two Dremel Idea Builder 3D printers and filament. Chosen through public voting, the winning designs reflect the creativity and ingenuity of 3D-printed solutions that give back to schools and communities. Read More »

Pitsco's Teacher Advisory Group Members

Twenty-two amazing educators, chosen from across the country, are poised to share their expertise with Pitsco Education's curriculum and marketing teams to help support the mission of "leading education that positively affects learners." As in the past, 2017 Pitsco TAG members will be involved in a variety of projects, including development of curriculum, activities, and products as well as the creation of product videos, website and marketing content, and blog posts. Read More »