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Vernier Launches New System for Physics

Vernier Software & Technology's new Dynamics Cart and Track System provides a complete and durable system that can be customized using a wide range of accessories, including fan carts and friction pads, to help teachers and students conduct physics investigations in kinematics and dynamics. The system is ideal for conducting hands-on experiments, Read More »

Think Through Math Achieves LTI Certification from IMS Global Learning Consortium

Think Through Learning Inc. announced today that their award-winning web-based instruction system for grades 3 and above, Think Through Math, has achieved LTI certification from the IMS Global Learning Consortium as a Tool Provider. Read More »

OverDrive Launches eBook Collection for Elementary Schools

To promote reading, encourage digital learning and support literacy goals, OverDrive is partnering with award-winning publishers like Dawn Publications, Lerner Publishing Group, Britannica Digital Learning and ABDO. OverDrive's K-5 QuickStart offers young readers a premium collection of 200 eBooks, including Read-Alongs such as the Summer Camp Science Mystery Series, Read More »

BenQ's New Interactive Classroom Projector

BenQ America Corp. unveiled a new Colorific™ projector ideal for classroom applications. The ultra-short-throw MW883UST next-generation projector combines high brightness, stunning WXGA resolution for crisp image quality, simple installation and setup, and interactive capabilities, changing the way teachers and students engage. Read More » and the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Recognize National Medal of Honor Day, a professional learning and social network for the education community, and the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation present new, live interviews with Medal of Honor recipients in the Lessons of Personal Bravery and Self-Sacrifice professional learning community (PLC). Read More »

Apex Learning's New Generation of Courses

Apex Learning announces a new generation of Comprehensive Courses. Demonstrating the company’s continued commitment to innovation and investment in product development, the new generation of courses support districts in achieving even better outcomes and successfully preparing students for college and work. Read More »

Shmoop Releases Hundreds of New Videos

Shmoop's videos cover the gamut of topics, including test prep, math, literature, English, social studies, science, life skills, and college and career readiness. For students looking to review a given topic, Shmoop has specially curated hundreds of playlists covering everything from common grammar mistakes to fractions and decimals to dystopian literature. Read More »

New iPad App from NWEA Expands Assessment Options

The Northwest Evaluation Association launched a new iPad app today that will enable students to take the Measures of Academic Progress® and MAP for Primary Grades assessments using touchscreen technology. This app will provide an experience that is ideal for primary grade children, as—at this age—they are better with touch devices than a traditional keyboard and mouse. Read More »

Califone Offers Three Year Headphone Warranty

Califone announced today a three-year warranty on its most popular classroom-specific headphones and headsets. Unlike most off-the-shelf consumer brands, all Califone products feature a warranty that specifically covers use in schools. School use is defined as a commercial, rather than consumer application, voiding the warranties on most consumer-oriented headphones. Read More »

Imagine Learning Surpasses One Million App Downloads

Imagine Learning recently surpassed one million downloads of Imagine Learning and Imagine Learning Español apps on iTunes, indicating widespread usage by elementary students and teachers throughout the country. Imagine Learning apps were downloaded 1.05 million times since they were first introduced to the iTunes App Store in 2013, ... Read More »