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SIIA Seeks Ed Tech Innovators for 2015 Innovation Incubator Program

The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) issues a call for applicants for its Innovation Incubator Program. Developers of promising new technologies in the K-12 and postsecondary space will be invited to participate in SIIA’s Innovation Incubator program at the annual SIIA Education Industry Summit in San Francisco, May 3-5, 2015. The deadline to apply is March 9, 2015. Read More »

SIIA's Dr. Karen Billings Honored for Thought Leadership in Education

PR with Panache! hosted its annual Thought Leadership Soirée at TCEA 2015 to shine the spotlight on Dr. Karen Billings, Vice President and Managing Director of the Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN), a division of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA). Dr. Billings was chosen as this year's recipient because of her leadership in and contributions to education, her leadership of all things "technology" and her crucial role in keeping the education industry on the cutting edge over the past 40 years. Read More »

ABC-CLIO Announces "Think Out Loud" Innovation Grant Recipients

ABC-CLIO Solutions announces the recipients of the 2015 "Think Out Loud" Innovation Grant. More than 40 educators from 26 states received access to ABC-CLIO Solutions 15 online curriculum collections to support the development and dissemination of best teaching practices when using technology to promote the authentic thinking skills students need for college, career, and civic life. Read More »

2015 PASCO NSTA STEM Award Winners

PASCO® Scientific today announces the winners of the 2015 PASCO NSTA STEM Educator Awards. The annual awards, which are sponsored by PASCO in partnership with the National Science Teachers Association, honor middle and high school educators who are implementing innovative inquiry-based, technology-infused STEM programs. Read More »

NSTA, Chevron Partner on STEM Initiative for School Administrators

With a $500,000 commitment from Chevron, the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) is launching a new initiative to support school administrators as they work to strengthen teaching and learning in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects. Read More »

New Inbound Marketing Webinar Series

edWeb.net, MCH Strategic Data, and DayEDigital have partnered to present The Inbound Marketing Playbook webinar series will explore the rise of content marketing and storytelling, help you develop your strategy for inbound marketing, show you how to build a content strategy and roadmap, and help you amplify your message to increase leads and sales. Read More »

4th Annual BET-Conference Spotlights PBIS and Instructional Technology

The Behavior Education Technology Conference (BET-C) is coming to the Desert Willow Conference Center in Phoenix March 5-6, 2015. BET-C is focused on helping PK-12 educators improve student achievement, behavior, and school climate through a process of systemic change called Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). Read More »

Cogent Education Winner of Goldfish Tank Innovators Competition

The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of the Software & Information Industry Association and 1105 Media, Inc., announce Cogent Education: Interactive Cases as the winner of the Goldfish Tank Innovators Competition during the 2015 Florida Education Technology Conference (FETC) in Orlando, Florida. Read More »

Pepco, Discovery Education and Boys & Girls Clubs Kickoff STEM Club

Tonight, Pepco, Discovery Education and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington (BGCGW) kickoff the Pepco STEM Club. The Pepco STEM Club exposes and prepares BGCGW 5- 8 grade students for career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math. Read More »

Maker Movement Front and Center at EDexpo

Makerspaces will be showcased at EDexpo 2015 with a unique exhibit area and education offering to help dealers and manufacturers tap into this growing opportunity surrounding hands-on learning. EDexpo attendees will get to experience a Makerspace right on the exhibit floor as Atlanta area Makerspaces participate in a contest to see who can create the most innovative education-related project. Read More »