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Seven STEM Educators Win 2016 Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and Vernier Software & Technology, the leading worldwide innovator of real-time sensor data-collection, graphing and analysis tools for science education, have chosen the winners of the 2016 Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards. Seven science teachers-one elementary, two middle school, three high school and one college level-were selected Read More »

NASBE Announces 2016 Stipend Grantees

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) has awarded $75,000 in stipends to six state and territorial boards of education—Arkansas, Guam, Missouri, Virginia, Washington, and West Virginia—to advance policy efforts in school leadership and deeper learning to advance career readiness. Read More »

SIIA Seeks Education Trendsetters for 12 To Watch Program

The Education Technology Information Network (ETIN) of SIIA is now accepting applicants for its Trendsetters with Traction: 12 to Watch program. Companies that are “worth watching” are demonstrating significant impact on the K-20 education technology market and, by revenue or valuation, are signaling that they are poised for growth and market expansion. Read More »

EDexpo 2016 Hits Big in Las Vegas

The Education Market Association hosted EDexpo 2016 for dealers and suppliers in the educational products marketplace, March 9-11 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. The event formally kicked off the year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of the association and the many past and present members who have contributed to its success. Read More »

ETINCalls for 2016 Vision K-20 Professional Learning Survey Participants

The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announces the launch of its 2016 Vision K-20 Professional Learning Survey. The 2016 survey is focused entirely on online professional learning. Read More » and Nureva Launch New PLC and Nureva have partnered to present the Fostering Student Collaboration community. The free professional learning community (PLC) to help teachers and school leaders learn how to create learning environments that foster student collaboration to ensure that every individual can make a real contribution, and what role technology can play in the process. Read More »

2.5 Million U.S. Students Compete for School Math Championship

Think Through Learning, authors of Think Through Math, announced today the 16 finalist schools in its biggest contest of the year "March Math Madness," or MX3. As of March 1, more than 13,000 schools and more than 2.5 million students from around the nation have been competing in the bracket-style, MX3 contest. Read More »

DimensionU Announces Winners of 2016 Broward (BASCC) Event

DimensionU, Inc., announced results today from the 2016 Before and After School Child Care, (BASCC), Math Games Competition, held Saturday, March 5, 2016 at South Plantation High School in Broward County, Florida. The event was part of DimensionU's 2016 Coast-2-Coast Spring Tournament Season and the 1st annual school-year competition in partnership with BASCC. Read More »

PCG Education Presents the My Brother's Keeper Summit at SXSWedu

Public Consulting Group (PCG) Education announced that it will host the My Brother's Keeper (MBK) Summit on March 9, 2016, as part of SXSWedu) conference in Austin. My Brother's Keeper is a White House initiative created to help school districts and cities prepare children of color for long-term success. Read More »

CSTA Conference, July 10-12, San Diego, CA

The 2016 Annual Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA) will be held July 10-12 in San Diego, CA. New this year is an administrative strand of sessions that deal specifically with Computer Science issues that affect district and school leaders. Read More »