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EDspaces Grant Program Helps Ensure High-Performance Schools

The Education Market Association (EDmarket) is pleased to announce that 106 purchasing officials from 10 university and community colleges and 67 school districts with a total of $12.8 billion in planned renovation and construction were approved for 2014 Educational Facility Improvement Grants. The grants assist with travel to the EDspaces Conference & Expo, October 29-31 in Tampa, Florida. Read More »

SchoolDude Features 47 Campus Champions Using Cloud Services

SchoolDude has featured 47 “best of the best” Campus Champions to recognize individuals and schools leading the nation in performance compared to their peers. SchoolDude analyzed more than 75 terabytes of data from more than 6,000 educational institutions to measure performance and identify the top performers. Read More »

BenQ Launches 'BenQ Cares' Education Grant Program

BenQ America Corp. announced the launch of the "BenQ Cares" Education Grant. The new initiative provides discounts to qualifying schools, colleges, and universities for BenQ's IL650 and RP700+ interactive touch panel displays, which have been designed to transform classrooms into collaborative learning spaces. Read More »

Cadre of Luminaries Join the Academy of Education Arts and Sciences Board of Governors

Today the Academy of Education Arts and Sciences, comprised of over 300 prominent education leaders, organizations and advocates, announced the addition of eleven new members to the Board of Governors. The new members represent growing support for recognizing the massive, cross-discipline, collaboration required to educate children. Read More »

The Invent To Learn Guide to 3D Printing in the Classroom

Constructing Modern Knowledge Press is pleased to announce the publication of The Invent To Learn Guide to 3D Printing in the Classroom: Recipes for Success, by David Thornburg, Norma Thornburg, and Sara Armstrong. The book is written in an engaging style by authors with decades of educational technology experience. Read More »

Addressing Educational Equity in Digital Age

The Consortium for School Networking and the National Title I Association (NASTID) today released a new toolkit to strengthen the critical relationship between District Title I and education technology leaders in improving educational equity. Read More »

Winners of the Belk Service Learning Challenge

Belk and Discovery Education announced today the winners of the 2014 Belk Service Learning Challenge, a competition designed to encourage students to apply the skills they learn in the classroom to real-life challenges and facilitate positive changes in their communities. Read More »

Discovery Education Recognizes Five Educators as Leaders

Discovery Education announce that five distinguished educators from across the country have been named 2014 Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Gurus. The DEN Guru program recognizes educators who have distinguished themselves as thought leaders through their work in transforming teaching and learning with digital content and educational technologies. Read More »

Futurists, Designers, Social Entrepreneurs Featured in Inaugural EdTekTalks at ISTE 2014

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) today unveiled the lineup for its inaugural EdTekTalks at ISTE 2014 in Atlanta. Five thought leaders from beyond the world of ed tech, including futurists, designers and social entrepreneurs, will deliver these mini-keynotes on Monday, June 30, from 2:15 p.m.- 4:15 p.m. Read More »

Pearson Launches "Teachability Dream STEM Classroom Contest", an online environment for teachers to connect, discuss, learn and improve, is pinning STEM classroom resources and products on Pinterest and wants to know what inspires teachers around the country! Pearson's "My Teachability Dream STEM Classroom Contest" is available to all K-12 teachers age 18 and over in the United States. Read More »