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SunGard K-12 Education Recognizes Educators and Schools

SunGard K-12 Education today launched an all-new award program to celebrate the excellence of its customers' ed-tech initiatives. The Lead without Limits Awards Program seeks to recognize school districts, schools, departments, administrators, and educators that leverage technology to improve student achievement and/or school or district efficiency. Read More »

Educational Facility Grant Program Now Accepting Applications

Key decision makers at schools, colleges or universities involved in the design, build, management or renovation of an educational facility are invited to apply for an Educational Facility Grant for the EDspaces 2015 Conference & Expo, October 28-30, 2015 in New Orleans, LA. Read More »

Winners of 2015 Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards

Vernier Software & Technology and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) announced the winners of their annual Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards. The seven science and STEM educators were chosen by a panel of NSTA-appointed experts for their innovative use of data-collection technology with a computer, graphing calculator or other handheld device in the science classroom. Read More »

Epson® BrightLink® Projector Teacher Contest

Epson is asking K-12 and post-secondary educators in the United States and Canada to share three creative ways to engage students in the classroom using an interactive projector for a chance to win the Epson BrightLink® 595Wi finger-touch interactive projector. Read More »

CoSN Selects C. Blohm & Associates to Lead CETL Summit

The Consortium for School Networking announces the selection of Charlene Blohm, founder and president of communications firm C. Blohm & Associates, Inc. (CB&A), to facilitate its first-ever Certified Education Technology Leader (CETL) Summit, March 18-19 in Atlanta. Read More »

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

Think Through Learning announced the 16 finalist schools in its biggest contest of the year "March Math Madness," or MX3. As of March 1, more than 12,500 schools and more than 1.2 million students from around the nation have been competing in the bracket-style, MX3 contest. Schools have been vying for a THINK Nation regional finalist spot, which are awarded to four schools in each U.S. time zone... Read More »

ECS Names Four Education Leaders as Distinguished Senior Fellows

ECS is honored to announce the 2015 ECS Distinguished Senior Fellows. These four education policy veterans - will serve as advisors to ECS and the states in the coming year. Distinguished Senior Fellows provide intellectual leadership and direction to the organization. Read More »

EdTechWomen Host Exclusive Entrepreneur Summit at SXSWedu

In an effort to address the challenges faced by emerging entrepreneurs and leaders of both genders, EdTechWomen, a national networked community for women's leadership in education technology, will host the In The Know Summit at SXSWedu, an annual conference fostering innovation in learning. The In The Know Summit and its speakers will serve as the real-life how-to-guide for the up-and-coming entrepreneur. Read More »

It's a Collaboration Nation; CDW-G and eSchool News Launch Awards Program

CDW-G in partnership with eSchool News announced the launch of Collaboration Nation - an awards program that will recognize the nation's finest examples of collaboration and successful educational technology projects. CDW-G will share the winning school and district's keys to success and will award that school or district a grand prize of $50,000 to spend with CDW-G on products and services from partners such as HP, Lenovo and Meraki. Read More »

MOCC-Ed: Creating Future Ready Schools

This Massive Open Online Course for Educators (MOOC-Ed) is designed for school and district leaders, and any others involved in planning and implementing K-12 digital learning initiatives. Everyone involved in digital learning (also known as blended learning, e-learning and instructional technology) in a K-12 school or district is welcome to join the course. Read More »