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International Digital Publisher Partners with Mackin

AWARD Reading Online is a comprehensive digital resource containing leveled fiction and nonfiction eBooks and activities plus a formative assessment package for K–2. It offers an opportunity for teachers to combine the quality resources in Mackin Classroom with curriculum material for use in guided and shared reading, ELL support and take home reading. Read More »

TeacherLists Partners with MemberHub

TeacherLists announces its partnership with MemberHub, a provider of online school communications solutions. This new partnership will integrate TeacherLists supply list functionality with MemberHub’s school sites and mobile application in time for back-to-school 2017. Read More »

Workbench To Provide Its Virtual Maker Space to MD Public Libraries

Workbench and Maryland's network of public libraries have partnered to launch an online maker space for libraries throughout the state. Libraries are increasingly becoming hubs for the maker movement - providing virtual and augmented reality tools, programmable robots and drones, computer labs and collaboration spaces. This partnership uses Workbench's platform to expand these communities online. Read More »

Makey Makey Partners with Workbench

Makey Makey, which produces invention kits, has partnered with project-based learning leader Workbench to launch Makey Makey Labz, an online community for students, educators and fans. The online community, powered by Workbench, is a place for users to share their Makey Makey inventions and find inspiration from other inventors around the world. Read More »

Workbench Partners with Clever To Offer Synchronized Single Sign In

Project-based learning leader Workbench today announced a further integration with education platform Clever to expand on the single sign in to Workbench's online communities for makers, inventors and educators and offer complete synchronization with a school's student information system (SIS). Read More »

INROADS and STEMBoard Join Forces To Increase Diversity in STEM/STEAM

INROADS, Inc. and STEMBoard have formed a strategic alliance to expand opportunities in STEM/STEAM for underserved students, professionals and entrepreneurs. INROADS is a non-profit focused on development and career preparation for talented, underserved youth. STEMBoard is a technology solutions company that works to close the achievement gap by empowering historically underrepresented youth to help build transformational technologies. Read More »

GoTouch Turns Any Screen into Interactive Whiteboard

GoTouch is a portable, easy-to-use device that instantly turns any TV or projector into a giant interactive touchscreen whiteboard you can write or draw on. With a few simple steps, GoTouch pens let teams scribble to their hearts' content—brainstorming, improving on concepts, sharing sparks of inspiration, annotating, and delivering dynamic presentations that bring ideas to life. Read More »

Bloomz Offers Class Messenger Users a One-Click Transition

Class Messenger announced that it would permanently shut down its service on December 23, leaving thousands of users without a communication tool for their classroom right before the holiday break. Bloomz has stepped up to offer an easy way for teachers and parents who had been using Class Messenger to keep in touch without missing a step. Read More »

Epson Introduces Projector with Ultra-Long Lamp Life

Epson announced the PowerLite® 975W projector - Epson's first classroom projector to offer up to a 10,000-hour lamp life in Bright Mode1. Featuring 3,600 lumens of color brightness and 3,600 lumens of white brightness2 and WXGA resolution, the new projector delivers vivid, widescreen images, even in well-lit classrooms. Read More »

LA District Taps E-rate, Funds For Learning to Create 1:1 Infrastructure

When Lafayette Parish School System (LPSS) embarked upon an ambitious 1:1 device initiative, the district turned to E-rate experts at Funds For Learning to guide administrators through the funding process. LPSS used the subsequent funding to develop a district-wide infrastructure capable of supporting more than 30,000 end users. Read More »