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TabPilot Update Focuses on Shared-Use Tablet Implementations

Today TabPilot Learning Systems released Tablet Manager 4.0, expanding the feature set that allows for classroom control, monitoring, and management of tablets in shared-use environments. Among the new features is the introduction of configuration profiles, which are sets of pre-configured apps, web-links, and other preferences that can be applied by teachers or administrators to groups of tablets. Read More »

New, Online Destination "From the Ground Up: The Science of Soil"

The Nutrients for Life Foundation and Discovery Education announced the launch of a new online destination, "From the Ground Up: The Science of Soil," designed to give middle school students a deeper understanding of the importance of soil science and nutrients in agriculture. Read More »

Mimio Survey: Mobile Devices Have Deep and Positive Impact on Student Learning

Mobile devices are well on their way to becoming an integral part of K-12 instruction, and they are having a noticeably positive impact on students' learning experiences. While mobile devices are best known for their use in 1:1 or BYOD programs, the school administrators, technology directors, and coordinators who were the survey's targeted respondents revealed that mobile learning is not at all restricted to such environments. Read More »

Wildlife Acoustics Announces Be Like A Bat Playhouse Program

Wildlife Acoustics is giving young students a chance to peek at the world through the eyes of a bat with its Be Like a Bat Playhouse Program. Each playhouse is more than 5 feet tall and is modeled after a real bat house, letting the imaginations of 4-to-7-year-olds run wild as they become micro bats. Read More »

Listen Edition Launches Free Current Events App for Edmodo

Listen Edition has launched a free current events app for Edmodo. The app provides a teachable public radio news story everyday and makes it easy for teachers to bring them into their Edmodo classrooms. Listen Edition engages students in a new way - bringing them real world stories that relate to what they are learning in class. Read More »