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Capstone Digital Announces Winners of Summer Reading Olympics

Capstone Digital, developer of personalized learning environments for students, announces the winners of the 2012 Summer Reading Olympics. More than 35,000 students and over 1,450 schools participated in this year's program, which surpassed 1 million books read overall. Read More »

Walden University Extends $5,000 Grants

As a call to action for teachers and administrators to invite aspiring educators, community leaders, parents and friends into their classrooms as "shadow teachers" during American Education Week (Nov. 11-17), The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership at Walden University will award $25,000 in grants to preK-12 schools that host Educator for a Day events on Thursday, Nov. 15. Read More »

Vernier Wins Leading Education Awards

Vernier Software & Technology was recently recognized as a winner for its LabQuest 2 data-collection interface by two leading awards programs - the Worlddidac Awards and the eSchool Media's Readers Choice Awards. The Worlddidac Awards also named the Connected Science System, a networked collection of technology used with LabQuest 2, as a winner. Read More »

iLove My School Contest

Educators and parents are eligible to win an Apple® iPad® when they enter FundingFactory's iLove My School contest...Hosted by The Education Center, LLC, publishers of The Mailbox® and Learning® Magazine, the contest is designed to create awareness about electronic waste (e-waste) among teachers, students and their families Read More »

NBC News Announces Third-Annual "Teacher Town Hall"

NBC News today announced that the third-annual "Teacher Town Hall" will air live on MSNBC on Sunday, Sept. 23 as part of the 2012 "Education Nation" Week-which runs from Sept. 21-28 and includes the National Summit hosted at The New York Public Library, and on-air and online education coverage across NBC News shows and platforms Read More »

ISTE Leadership Forum 2012

Attending the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Leadership Forum 2012, Oct. 21-23 in Indianapolis, is a prime opportunity for school leaders from around the country to explore critical issues and identify solutions that will help them leverage the power of technology to ensure that all students graduate ready for success in college and career. Read More »

Free Webinars from Schoolwires

Schoolwires is launching a series of free webinars for educators, administrators and others to hear insights and experiences firsthand from thought leaders about promising ideas in K-12 education. The webinar series is scheduled to run through early November and includes topics such as E-rate, 1:1 learning, flipped learning... Read More »

Califone Pinterest Contest

Califone International, Inc. is launching a contest for the growing community of educators using Pinterest to support educational advancement. Educators who share their inspiration for a dream classroom by creating a "Classroom AV Wish List" board on Pinterest and pin one of four prize packages will be entered to win Califone products worth $4,000 Read More »

All-New Sopris Learning 2012 Leadership Webinar Series

Sopris Learning announced today that it will begin hosting the fall installments of its all-new complimentary leadership webinar series aimed at helping education leaders discover and implement ways to improve student outcomes and instructional quality. Read More »

Staff Development for Educators' Inaugural "Favorite Things" Giveaway

Every elementary, middle, and high school administrator in attendance at the Staff Development for Educators™ (SDE) first-ever "Favorite Things" giveaway received more than $3,800 in educational products and services. A total of more than $1.5 million of SDE's Favorite Things were distributed... Read More »