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Boxlight To Debut Line of Standard and Interactive Laser and Bulb Projectors

Boxlight will be unveiling its new line of P12 projectors at the 2016 ISTE Conference & Expo in Denver, Colorado. Scheduled to start shipping in late June, the product line offers educators four easy ways to bring stunning visuals to classroom instruction. In addition to a standard projector, the line includes laser, laser HD, and laser ultra-wide projectors. Read More »

Texas Students Get Britannica e-Books

Students in Texas will soon have more than 200 high-quality e-books from Britannica® Digital Learning to support their studies in language arts and science, Britannica announced today. Schools that participate in the TexQuest program by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission will have unlimited access to four Britannica e-book collections beginning this month. Read More »

LA's Caddo Parish Schools and Discovery Education Partner

Louisiana's Caddo Parish Public Schools announced an expansion of its eight-year partnership with Discovery Education. In the latest phase of this relationship, Caddo Parish schools and Discovery Education are launching the iLearn initiative, which will build a strong culture of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) districtwide. Read More »

Zaniac Launches 3D Game Design Program for Kids

Zaniac, a national STEM education franchise, is encouraging kids to create the video games they love to play with the introduction of its newest STEM course, 3D Game Design. In 3D Game Design, fourth through eighth grade students will learn to design and program every element of their own game, including game mechanics, three-dimensional animations, character models and more. Read More »

Telemedicine Therapy Services Now Eligible for Medicaid Reimbursement in FL

Florida schools' eligibility to receive Medicaid reimbursement from the state for their use of telemedicine services starts just before the 2016-17 school year. The new legislation will increase school districts' access to telemedicine services such as PresenceLearning's live, online speech and occupational therapy, behavioral interventions and mental health services, assessments, and early childhood services. Read More »

Swift Playgrounds App Makes Learning To Code Easy & Fun

Apple® introduced Swift Playgrounds™, an innovative new app for iPad® that makes learning to code fun and easy for anyone. Swift Playgrounds brings coding to life with an interactive interface that encourages students and beginners to explore working with Swift™, the easy-to-learn programming language from Apple used by professional developers to create world-class apps. Read More »

zSpace Screen Virtual Reality Helps CA ELL Students

zSpace today announced that at Culverdale Elementary, a revolutionary virtual reality technology is helping students break down language and learning barriers. In their first few months of learning with zSpace STEM Labs, a screen-based virtual reality solution, students are gaining a deeper understanding of science concepts. Read More »

America’s Educator Ron Clark To Appear as a Hologram

Promethean and ARHT Media Inc. are pleased to announce that Texas teachers and administrators attending the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District’s Rigor, Relevance and Relationships Conference on June 7-10 will experience what they have only seen in sci-fi movies – a keynote address delivered by a hologram. Read More »

Waltham Schools Launches New Responsive Website from Rediker Software

Waltham Public Schools unveiled an improved approach to mobile communications recently by launching a district-wide responsive website from Rediker Software. The service provides schools and districts with an attractive and affordable website that delivers an optimal viewing experience on any device. Read More »

Learning.com Announces EasyCode

To support the movement to make coding the "fifth core subject," Learning.com today announced EasyCode, an intuitive, teacher-friendly digital curriculum for introducing coding skills to elementary and middle school students. EasyCode is a plug-in to EasyTech, Learning.com's digital literacy curriculum for elementary and middle school students Read More »