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5th Anniversary of "Be a Famous Writer" National Writing Contest

Mrs. P, the award-winning literacy site for children is pleased to announce the start of their fifth annual Be-A-Famous-Writer Contest. The goal of the contest is to bring the world of a child's imagination to life, demonstrating to participants just how much power is held in their thoughts and words. Read More »

Sauder® Education Earns Coveted GREENGUARD Certification

SauderĀ® Education is pleased to announce the company recently was granted GREENGUARD Certified from UL Environment for its upholstered lounge furniture lines. GREENGUARD Certification is a globally recognized, independent, third party evaluation program for low-emitting products and materials. Read More »

Discovery Education Announces 2013 DEN Gurus

Discovery Education is pleased to announce the 2013 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 »

SETDA Announces 2013-2014 Board Members and Officers

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Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education Launch 'Siemens We Can Change The World Challenge';

the Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education are looking to our country's future leaders and problem-solvers for innovative solutions. Since 2008, the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge has tasked K-12 students, under the guidance of an advisor, with identifying an environmental issue in their classroom, school or community and creating a replicable green solution for the chance to earn more than $300,000 in scholarships, savings bonds, school grants, and more. Read More »

SIIA Seeks Education Technology Innovators

The Education Division of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is accepting applicants for its Innovation Incubator program. Selected developers of promising technologies in the K-12 and postsecondary markets will be invited to participate in the SIIA Innovation Incubator program during the 12th annual SIIA Education Business Forum, December 10-11, at McGraw-Hill Conference Center in New York. The deadline to apply is October 4. Read More »

SIIA To Hold Education Business Forum Dec 10-11

The Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, 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. 10-11 at McGraw-Hill Conference Center in New York. Read More »

Winners of the 'Epson Document Camera in the Classroom Contest'

Epson has selected four winners of the "Epson Document Camera in the Classroom Contest," all of whom will receive an EpsonĀ® DC-20 document camera. The following teachers won by sharing their creative ideas for using a document camera in the classroom... Read More »

ISTE and New Media Consortium Announce Grants

Today the International Society for Technology in Education and the New Media Consortium announced the second cohort of HP Catalyst Academy Fellows. With this new group of innovative education leaders from around the globe, the HP Catalyst Academy will greatly expand its offering of free, online professional development to accelerate *STEMx education... Read More »

LRMI Launches Free Monthly Newsletter

The Learning Resource Metadata Initiative has launched a monthly newsletter, titled LRMI Update, to keep the education community up to speed on the latest LRMI news. The project, which has developed an education-focused extension of the metadata framework, aims to make it easier to publish, discover, and deliver quality educational resources on the web. Read More »