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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 »

NYC Youth Present Projects for Social Good at Emoti-Con 2016

On June 11th, more than 200 of the most talented youth from across the five boroughs will connect, compete, and present their technology projects at Emoti-Con. In its eighth year, Emoti-Con is New York City's biggest showcase for young designers, makers, technologists, and tinkerers who believe in digital innovation as a tool for positive change in the world around them. Read More »

BenQ Releases New DLP® Laser Projector

BenQ America Corp. unveiled an addition to its professional line of BlueCore laser light source projectors. Engineered for large-venue professional installations such as entertainment applications, corporate meeting rooms, houses of worship, educational facilities and more, the LU9715 features an ultra-high brightness output of 8,000 lumens. Read More »

Kensington Launches AC12 Security Charging Cabinet

Kensington® introduced its AC12 Security Charging Cabinet for Chromebooks & Tablets. The new cabinet was designed to secure, power and store multiple devices at once, with features that make it flexible and easy to use in different environments. Read More »