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Fuel Education Announces Personalized Learning Options for Summer School

Fuel Education™ announced a variety of options for school districts seeking online learning programs for summer school. Based on the company’s experience partnering with more than 2,000 school districts, the Fuel Education (FuelEd) Summer School solution is designed to provide districts the curriculum, technology, and support they need to enable their students take advantage of summer to catch up, get ahead, explore languages, or complete electives. Read More »

Big Universe Learning Conducts Effectiveness Study of Its E-book Platform

Big Universe Learning announced the preliminary results of an efficacy study of its e-book platform. The national effectiveness study is being conducted by SEG Measurement, an independent research firm. The study is evaluating the effectiveness of Big Universe's K-8 literacy solution by comparing the amount of student learning achieved by a group of students using the Big Universe platform to a group of students who are not using Big Universe. Read More »

Mackin Adds Over 32,000 Audiobooks to Its MackinVIA

Thousands of the most often requested titles from a wide range of noted publishers are available to schools and libraries with this latest relationship. A varied selection of new fiction and non-fiction, best sellers, classics and Common Core materials solidifies the robust power of MackinVIA as a complete digital resource management system. This added content enhances a growing list of over 250,000 eBook titles and nearly 100 databases. Read More »

Mackin Releases Greatly Improved Version of Their Free Compendium App

Mackin Educational Resources announced the release of the Spring 2014 Compendium app for tablets, smartphones and desktop computers. This new release is the second edition of the recently created app which gives users access to over 700 of today's highly reviewed PK-12 titles. Read More »

New Techbook App from Discovery Education

Discovery Education announced the launch of a new iPad app for its award-winning Science Techbook™ series. The Discovery Education Techbook app™ is available for download on the App Store in the U.S. and Canada at no cost and empowers educators and students with an active Science Techbook account to access Discovery Education's dynamic digital content anywhere, anytime. Read More »

Texthelp Introduces New Study Skills Highlighting Tools

As part of Google's new Add-On area for Google Docs and Sheets, Texthelp has introduced its Highlighting Tools free add-on, designed to enable educators in schools and universities to help their students identify and group key facts together, collect words to learn, and undertake further research. Read More »

Sebit Partners with Knewton

Sebit announced a partnership with leading adaptive learning company Knewton. Sebit will integrate Knewton-powered adaptive learning technology first into Adaptive Curriculum, its web-based math and science lessons designed for grades 5-12, creating Sebit’s first personalized learning environment. Read More »

150,000 Quizzes Scanned with Quick Key Mobile!

Quick Key Mobile, the app that saves time by turning your iPhone or iPad into an optical scanner, was downloaded over 5,000 times last month. Teachers are scanning more than 1,500 quizzes and tests every weekday with Quick Key Mobile. Today, the total number of quizzes scanned will surpass 150,000 worldwide. Read More »

CK-12 Foundation Teams Up with Microsoft

CK-12 Foundation announced a new collaboration with Microsoft Corp. to offer free high-quality math and science content for the Windows 8 operating system. The first (of many) collaborative projects just released is a new Windows 8 application that allows students and teachers to access a rich library of K-12 STEM content to use in their daily learning and teaching. Read More »

Epson Introduces Centralized AV Switching

Epson introduced the PowerLite® Pilot™ 2 Projector Connection and Control Box, a comprehensive, user-friendly solution that consolidates connections and centralizes control of multimedia sources for educators using Epson's short throw and ultra-short throw classroom projectors. Read More »