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Vernier Accepting Applications for its 2017 Engineering Contest

Vernier Software & Technology is accepting applications for its 2017 Engineering Contest. The contest recognizes science and STEM teachers for their creative uses of Vernier sensors to teach students engineering concepts and practices. Two winning teachers-one middle school teacher and one high school teacher-will each receive prizes valued at $5,500. Applications for the contest are due by February 15, 2017, and winners will be announced in March Read More »

Winners of Kids Discover Lesson-Building Contest;

Kids Discover, a leading provider of dynamic, engaging online science and social studies curriculum, is excited to announce the winners of its Cross-Curricular Lesson-Building Contest. The contest, identified by the hashtag #XCurricular, was aimed at rewarding educators who create and share engaging lessons for their classrooms. Read More »

Curriculum Associates Sponsors ALAS Scholarships

For the second consecutive year, Curriculum Associates has sponsored the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents' (ALAS) scholarship program to help Latino/a administrators earn advanced degrees in education. This recent donation allowed ALAS to award two administrators with a total of $12,000 in scholarship funds. Read More »

'Read to the Final Four' Literacy Tournament Tips off Across AZ

With the help of the myON personalized literacy environment, third-graders across Arizona will compete in NCAA Team Works Read to the Final Four, a tournament-style reading competition that will crown a literacy champion on March 31, the day before the national men's basketball semifinals. Read More »

Impero Announces $2.5 million "Best Technology for Schools" Grant Program

To help schools in the United States and Canada manage their digital classrooms, Impero Software, the leading remote monitoring and management software provider for K12 districts, today announced a $2.5 million "Best Technology for Schools" grant program. Read More »

FrontRow Captures ALE Solution Provider Award

The Association for Learning Environments Solution Provider award is designed to highlight innovation in materials, technology, products and services that are key elements in defining healthy, resilient, 21st Century learning spaces. Congratulations to FrontRow and Juno Connect - their award-winning acoustic device to improve learning! Read More »

Turnitin Announces Winners of 2016 Global Innovation Awards

The award program recognizes educators, technology administrators, and students from around the world who have demonstrated excellence and commitment to academic integrity and excellence in learning through the innovative and effective use of Turnitin and other educational approaches. Read More »

6th Annual Follett Challenge

Does your school have a cool, unique program it would like share with the world? If so, the $200,000 Follett Challenge - an advocacy program that rewards groundbreaking educational programs - launched its sixth annual contest this week. All K-12 schools/districts, public and private, in the U.S. and Canada are eligible to apply. Read More »

SETDA Honors Dale Erquiaga,

SETDA announced today Dale Erquiaga, Chief Strategy Officer for the Office of the Governor in Nevada as the recipient of the SETDA State Policy Maker of the Year Award. Mr. Erquiaga was honored for his vision and leadership in support for the effective use of technology in Nevada during the 2016 Leadership Summit: Leading Innovation for All Learners. Read More »

A4LE's School Planning & Architecture Award Winners

Projects of Distinction for new construction, Lighthouse Awards recognizing renovation projects and Design Concept Awards were presented for outstanding planning and inspired architectural design of high quality learning spaces to six exceptional projects during the recent Association for Learning Environments (A4LE) LearningSCAPES Conference Read More »