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Califone Offer Helps Districts Prepare for CCSS Deadlines

Califone International LLC is going the extra mile. The premier manufacturer of quality audio technology for schools introduces a new headphone, earbud and headset program guaranteeing in-time shipment of the essential audio equipment that districts need for spring assessments. Read More »

New Interactive MimioBoard Touch Board

Mimio has expanded its award-winning MimioClassroom™ suite of products to a full range of interactive teaching technology options for collaborative activities and lessons. The company's newest addition, the MimioBoard™ touch board, features six-point Touch 360° interactivity – the highest number of standard touch points available – for best-in-class performance. Read More »

Education Social Media Icons Launch Edchat Interactive

Today Edchat Interactive announces the platform that replaces talking head webinars with an interactive, online Professional Development web experience. Nationally recognized authors and social media icons, Steven Anderson, and Tom Whitby join with humanitarian and veteran edtech consultant Mitch Weisburgh to launch Edchat Interactive, transforming the way educators participate in live online professional development. Read More »

SchoolDude's New School Safety Research and Infographic

In recognition of America’s Safe Schools Week, October 19-25, SchoolDude, a leading provider of operations management solutions, today launched a new third-party research study. The results of the K-12 and higher education administrator survey are highlighted in a coordinating infographic: Safety & Crisis Planning in Today’s Schools: Overcoming the Hurdles. Read More »

Time Launches Time For Kids Classroom App

TIME For Kids is releasing the TIME for Kids Classroom App, a dynamic teaching tool that brings exclusive current events content to life through interactive images, videos, animations, polls, maps and more. The TIME For Kids Classroom App enables teachers to integrate multimedia and real-world connections into their K-6 classrooms, Read More »

edWeb.net and Britannica Digital Learning Ignite New PLC

Britannica Digital Learning is partnering with edWeb.net, a professional learning and social network for the education community, to present Ignite Digital Learning, a free professional learning community (PLC) where educators, librarians, and administrators can explore strategies and tactics for getting every child to be a better thinker, better reader, and better writer, through the use of digital resources. Read More »

Pearson Study Reveals Significant Accessibility Challenges

According to a recent study conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of Pearson, students face challenges accessing digital resources at school. While 93% elementary, middle and high school students have wireless access to the Internet at home, the survey revealed that connectivity shrinks when they get to school -- only 62% have wireless access there, according to the Pearson Student Mobile Device Survey 2014. Read More »

edWeb.net Surpasses 100,000 Members on World Teacher Day

edWeb.net, a free professional learning and social network, surpassed 100,000 members on Oct. 5, World Teacher Day, and just as educators around the world began celebrating Connected Educator Month. edWeb.net now has more than 100,000 members who have formed more than 1,200 communities for collaboration. Read More »

School Improvement Network and Swivl Partner

School Improvement Network and Swivl announced a new partnership to bring educators a new level of professional learning by enabling them to capture and share their own lessons and teaching with colleagues and administrators for feedback and collaboration. Educators will have this enhanced capability through the Swivl robot accessory, now available through School Improvement Network. Read More »

Schoology Releases Native Mobile Annotations and Improved Grading Workflows

A new update to Schoology's iOS mobile application streamlines instructor grading and workflows with the ability to annotate assignments right within the Schoology app. Now instructors can easily give feedback to students and write comments without using third-party add-ins. Read More »