Technology Headlines RSS Feed

Generation Global Launches, Free Safe Online Environment

Generation Global, an education non-profit created for students ages 12-17, today announced its relaunch into the U.S. as Generation Global, an initiative of the Tony Blair Faith Foundation. Generation Global provides practical, support for educators to guide the next generation of young people in becoming global citizens by peacefully navigating cultural and religious differences through meaningful dialogue. Read More »

RoboKind Debuts Robot with African-American Likeness

RoboKind debuts a humanoid robot designed to expand access and engagement for African-American students in K-12 STEM education. The robot, with African-American likeness, will deliver the Robots4STEM curriculum designed in partnership with Quadrant 4 System Corporation (QFOR). Read More »

New Partnership between EBSCO and Mackin Makes Accessing eBooks Easier

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and Mackin have partnered to make EBSCO eBooks™ available to order on the ecommerce site. The collaboration between EBSCO and Mackin gives MackinVIA customers the opportunity to choose from a wide range of relevant EBSCO eBooks titles from within their preferred platform. MackinVIA... Read More »

Workbench Partners with League of Innovative Schools To Host "Day of Innovation"

Baltimore-based Workbench will provide hands-on experiences using drones, programmable robots, 3D printers and other cutting-edge technology during the "Workbench Day of Innovation" November 3, 2016 as part of the Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools Fall Meeting. Read More »

Tampa Prep Adopts 70 Lightspeed Audio Systems

Lightspeed Technologies and Tampa Preparatory School announce the installation of Redcat Access systems and Flexcat audio systems in the newly opened and redesigned Tampa Prep Upper School. Tampa Prep, an independent co-educational college prep school, now has a total of 68 Redcat Access systems and two Flexcat audio systems between the middle and upper schools. Read More »

West Expands Scope of Its Education Ecosystem Program

West Corporation announced the expansion of the partnership program tied to its popular SchoolMessenger solutions, rebranded as the "West Education Ecosystem." In the year since its launch, the program has added a wide variety of complementary partners representing different areas of education technology Read More »

CSNYC Launches National Computer Science Education Consortium

CSNYC announced the launch of the CSforAll Consortium, a national organization formed in response to the growing computer science (CS) education community, the broadly bipartisan support for CS, and the President's call to action to provide every student with access to CS education. Read More »

Fayette County Public Schools Partner with PASCO

Fayette County Public Schools’ science program teaches students to value and use science as a process for obtaining knowledge, based upon observable evidence.To infuse technology into the curriculum and provide rich, inquiry-based learning experiences for students in grades K–12, the system has purchased cutting-edge wireless sensors from PASCO® Scientific for all 26 schools. Read More »

Lenovo's LanSchool Classroom Management Software

Lenovo launched LanSchool v8.0, an expanded version of Lenovo’s award-winning classroom software technology that promotes collaborative learning while helping to minimize student distractions. Responding to the needs of teachers and technology administrators in education, LanSchool v8.0 now provides additional support for Chromebooks... Read More »

Pitsco's New TETRIX® Robotics Catalog

Pitsco Education's 2016-2017 TETRIX® Robotics Catalog is filled with more than 60 pages of classroom stories, ideas, building tips, and new products for robotics classrooms and competition teams, with a particular focus on an all-new coding solution. Read More »