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Alexander Street Press Strikes Agreement with EC Comics

Alexander Street Press has entered into an agreement with EC Comics to add more than 50 key series-a total of 400 issues-from the celebrated publisher into the recently launched online collection Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels: Volume II. Read More »

Conceptua Math Partners with Clever to Speed SIS Integration

Conceptua announced a partnership with Clever to seamlessly integrate district student information systems (SIS) data with its online digital math solution. The collaboration will make it easier for teachers and students to use Conceptua's innovative visual models, class lesson sequences and teacher supports, while providing a FERPA-compliant way to sync student rosters with Conceptua Math. Read More »

Mackin Launches Hundreds of New EBook Titles from Cardinal Publishers Group

Mackin Educational Resources announces their partnership with Cardinal Publishers Group to add hundreds of new titles, in both single-user and multi-user eBook format, to their continually growing digital catalog. Read More »

Discovery Education Gives Students a Front Row Seat at White House Science Fair

Discovery Education will take U.S. students on a virtual field trip to the White House Science Fair as part of the Of the People: Live from the White House webinar series. Open to classrooms nationwide, the webinar will inspire students nationwide to learn about STEM, highlight the valuable role of mentors in STEM education, and celebrate the remarkable achievements of America's next generation of scientists, engineers, inventors and innovators Read More »

Shmoop Launches SmartPhone-Ready Video Test Prep

With Shmoop’s Video Test Prep, students can study in quick bursts whenever they have a few minutes to spare. When a student registers, Shmoop will send them three videos a day, tailored to their SAT*, ACT*, or CAHSEE needs. Students can then watch the videos in the convenience of their own home/school/bus/circus tent. Read More »

Netop Expands Capabilities to Mac Student Computers

To help teachers manage the explosive growth of bring-your-own-device initiatives and mixed platform technology environments, Netop today released new versions of its bestselling classroom management software that introduce core classroom management features for Mac student computers in addition to improved browser support. Read More »

Edmentum’s EdOptions Academy Earns Online Course Provider Approval in Washington State

Edmentum has been recognized by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) as a multidistrict online course provider and program provider in Washington state. Edmentum’s online course offerings, accessible through EdOptions Academy, have been approved for the 2014-15 school year, and the approval will remain valid for the next three years. Read More »

LS2 PAC, Kids, and Mobile offer eIntegration

The Library Corporation’s LS2 PAC, LS2 Kids, and LS2 Mobile now give libraries the ability to offer full catalog integration of eResources from OverDrive® and Baker & Taylor’s Axis 360, allowing readers of any age to download eBooks and other digital items directly to their iPads, smartphones, or other devices without leaving the familiar environs of their library’s catalog. Read More »

Epson Partners with Mimio

Epson and Mimio announced a partnership to sell MimioStudio™ classroom software with Epson BrightLink® interactive projectors. This agreement gives schools more options for bringing advanced collaboration and interactivity into the classroom, delivering learning environments that inspire, connect and motivate students. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 Education Is Ready for Class

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. announced the availability of the new Galaxy Tab® 4 Education - its first tablet specifically designed to support scalable 1:1 computing initiatives in K-12 schools. The rugged, student-friendly, 10.1-inch tablet - which integrates with Google Play for Education and can be managed easily via a web-based console - is available now for school districts planning deployments for the 2014-2015 academic year. Read More »