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Rachael Ray Show Surprises a MA Teacher with Lightspeed Technologies' Donation

The Rachael Ray Show surprised kindergarten teacher Heidi Solivan with a gift of four Redcat audio systems from Lightspeed Technologies, the trusted provider of classroom audio solutions. Read More »

ASCD Announces 2016 Leadership Institute for Legislative Advocacy

ASCD has announced the 2016 Leadership Institute for Legislative Advocacy (LILA), to be held January 24 to 26 in Arlington, Va. The conference will help educators at all levels—from teachers to administrators—acquire the skills to become advocates for the profession, and it will also provide them with the opportunity to use those skills in meetings with their congressional representatives. Read More »

Knovation Honors Districts for Outstanding Usage of Online Learning Resources

To recognize the top 100 districts using the Knovation Content Collection to personalize learning with reliable and engaging online resources, Knovation announces the recipients of its 2015 Digital Learning Awards. The program honors districts across the U.S. that use netTrekker or icurio to find, organize and share hundreds of thousands of standards-aligned resources Read More »

Superintendents To Watch Program Launched

SchoolMessenger, the trusted platform for school community engagement and a part of West Corporation, today announced a partnership with the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) to launch Superintendents to Watch, a program designed to recognize K12 school district superintendents who are innovating in their communications initiatives. Read More »

SIIA Announces 2015 Innovation Incubator Program Finalists

The Education Technology Industry Network of the SIIA announces finalists and an alternate, for its Innovation Incubator Program. The finalists will feature their products during the the annual Education Business Forum , Dec. 8-9 at the AMA Executive Conference Center in New York City. Awards will be presented to the Most Innovative and Most Likely to Succeed based on the votes of conference attendees. Read More »

The Learning Counsel Lauds Leaders

The Learning Counsel's National Gathering and Annual Awards event is a platform for innovative action and collaboration for the future of teaching and learning. The second annual gathering drew nearly 70 educators from leading schools and districts to celebrate their exemplary progress in the shift to digital curriculum and technology. Read More »

Record-Breaking Growth at EDspaces 2015

The Education Market Association (EDmarket) hosted the EDspaces Conference and Expo to showcase the very best products and share great ideas to improve learning environments. EDspaces brought together 1,790 key decision makers, product experts, and exhibitor personnel - an increase of 33 percent over 2014 for total attendance and an increase of 24 percent excluding the exhibitor personnel. Read More »

SchoolsNEXT Winners Shine at A4LE Conference

Four teams of middle school students met at the Association for Learning Environments (A4LE) LearningSCAPES Conference to compete in the final leg of the 2015 SchoolsNEXT competition. SchoolsNEXT highlights school infrastructure that inspires transformation in education, enhances student and teacher performance and contributes to community culture and vitality. Read More »

ORIGO Education Launches $100,000 Grant Initiative

To assist underserved districts in dramatically improving their elementary mathematics instruction, ORIGO Education announces a new grant initiative that will award $100,000 in products and services to deserving districts. Half of the endowment will be earmarked for the Innovation Improvement Grant and the other half is allotted to the Matching Assistance Grant. Read More »

SIIA Announces the Education Business Forum

The Ed Tech Industry Network (ETIN) of Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA), today announced that it will hold the Education Business Forum (EBF), the leading business and finance conference for the K-12 and postsecondary education technology markets, Dec. 8-9 at the AMA Executive Conference Center in New York City. Read More »