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Honeywell and NASA Bring STEM Education Event Back for 10th Year

Honeywell and NASA are celebrating 10 years of collaboration with FMA Live! Forces in Motion, an award-winning, hip-hop physics education program that inspires middle school students to learn and enjoy math and science in a compelling, fun and memorable way. The popular show, which will visit its 1,000th school during this special tour, Read More »

CELT National Education Summit To Highlight Landmark Investments in Procurement and Implementation

The Center for Educational Leadership and Technology (CELT) is excited to announce that the agenda for its 2014 National Education Summit on the Procurement and Implementation of Administrative and Instructional Improvement Systems includes several sessions focused on groundbreaking investments made by the world's most influential philanthropic foundations. Read More »

5th Annual Canadian EdTech Leadership Summit

Nolan Bushnell's latest venture, education gaming start-up, BrainRush will strike a chord with delegates at the 5th Annual Canadian EdTech Leadership Summit at MaRS Discovery District on October 23rd. This year's Summit features world class experts in making sense of the digital learning revolution. Read More »

'Empowering Innovation' - Fourth Annual Follett Challenge

The fourth annual Follett Challenge, which will highlight and reward the most innovative K-12 programs that teach 21st century skills to students, launches its 2014-15 contest Monday, Oct. 6.Since its debut, the Follett Challenge has evolved from focusing on libraries to include the entire school. The 2014-15 Follett Challenge is open to submissions from the full spectrum of classroom teachers, technology specialists, administrators, PTAs, and, of course, librarians. Read More »

Discovery Communications Continues "Connect the Dots" STEM Education Campaign

As part of its ongoing "Connect the Dots" STEM education initiative, Discovery Communications announced today it has begun airing a cross-channel public service announcement promoting science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and mentorship. The PSA is a component of Discovery's partnership with US2020 announced at the White House Science Fair in May.... Read More »

Belk, Discovery Education and ISTE Launch Belk Service Learning Challenge

Belk, Discovery Education and the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) announced today the back-to-school launch of the Belk Service Learning Challenge, a comprehensive standards-aligned program encouraging middle school students to facilitate positive changes in their communities by applying critical thinking, problem-solving and creativity skills to a service-learning project of their choice. Read More »

Girls Thinking Global to Support Empowerment of Girls Globally

Girls Thinking Global (GTG) announced its official non-profit launch today, an organization connecting global change makers to empower adolescent girls. GTG is embarking on a visionary journey to create a global network serving women and girls, to leverage resources - monetary, in-kind, and communicative - to ensure that every possible dollar and resource is used to improve the quality of life for adolescent girls worldwide. Read More »

Toshiba and NSTA Announce 23rd Annual Exploravision Competition

The Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision program is kicking off its 23rd year of the world’s largest K-12 science competition with registration now open. Sponsored by Toshiba and administered by NSTA, the ExploraVision program builds problem-solving, critical thinking, and collaboration skills that are central to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Read More »

2014 Educational Technology Summit

Today's technology, used effectively, presents tremendous opportunities to engage students and personalize learning in any K-12 classroom. Building on the findings of the 2013 edtech summit on the challenges to access of quality digital-learning tools, this year's summit will focus on training and supporting teachers to succeed in a networked learning environment and provide an update on efforts to wire America's classrooms. Read More »

New Partner APPA Brings Credentialing Program to EDspaces

The Education Market Association (EDmarket) is proud to announce that APPA is the latest Knowledge Partner for the EDspaces Conference & Expo. As a Knowledge Partner, APPA is bringing its Credentialing Program to EDspaces. Participants will receive a $200 discount when they register for both EDspaces and the APPA Credentialing Course on October 29 and 30 in Tampa, Florida. Read More »