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Arlington ISD" Goes Mobile with LocknCharge

Arlington Independent School District (AISD) in Texas is introducing more than 1,800 Carrier 30 Carts from LocknCharge to have the capacity to hold more than 54,000 Chromebooks. With these carts, AISD staff can store, charge and protect the mobile devices—making it easier to implement digital learning initiatives. Read More »

Co District Partners with Discovery To Support Learning Technology

Colorado's St. Vrain Valley School District announced a new partnership with Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms. As part of this new relationship, Discovery Education is supporting the district's continued transition to modern learning environments... Read More »

PRIZM™ Brings Coding to the TETRIX® World

TETRIX® robotics has been affecting classrooms and competitions around the world since 2008. The TETRIX MAX and TETRIX PRIME building systems have brought simplicity, reliability, and quality to the remote-controlled robotics space -- and now Pitsco Education brings those same virtues to autonomous robotics with the introduction of the TETRIX PRIZM™ Robotics Controller. Read More »

The Virtual High School Celebrates 20th Anniversary

This year, The Virtual High School (VHS, Inc.), a nonprofit empowering schools with the industry's most comprehensive online learning programs, will reach its 20-year milestone. The past two decades have seen the organization grow from a small operation funded by a U.S. Department of Education technology challenge grant to an international, non-profit e-learning provider. Read More »

Pitsco STEM Expeditions® and zSpace

Pitsco's new STEM Expeditions® lead students on math- and science-rich journeys through real-world experiences involving collaborative building and doing. What could be better? . That same hands-on experience with another layer added -- the eyes-on 3-D experience of zSpace's virtual reality software and hardware. Read More »

One Year of Computer Science for All in NYC

One year ago, CSNYC and the City of New York announced Computer Science for All (#CS4All), an ambitious ten-year, $80 million public-private partnership to provide computer science (CS) to all 1.1 million students in NYC public schools. Now in its first year of implementation, CS4All programs are being offered in 250 elementary, middle and high schools across the city-15 percent of the city's 1,700 schools. Read More »

Noodle Markets Launches Beta

Noodle Markets, K-12's national market network, has launched the beta period of its marketplace and opened its doors to district and school-level leaders nationwide. The marketplace beta allows K-12 decision makers to research products in a defined number of categories and test a select number of platform features. Read More » Launches Nationwide Code-a-Thon announces its first Code-a-Thon, a nationwide competition that will run from Nov. 14-18, 2016 to provide an introduction to coding skills for elementary and middle school students. The winning school will receive a one-year subscription to EasyTech and EasyCode Premium,'s digital literacy and coding curriculum for grades K-8. Read More »

ThinkCERCA's Teach the Election

ThinkCERCA announced the launch of Teach the Election, an online information hub that features everything educators need to get students thinking critically about the 2016 election. The site provides teachers with weekly prompts for helping students debate what the candidates are saying in the news, as well as curated differentiated lessons for educating students about the election issues. Read More »

Simbli by eBOARDsolutions

eBOARDsolutions announced today that its flagship board management solution, eBOARD, now has a new name - Simbli. Simbli contains all of the features and functionality eBOARD users know and love, alongside a variety of new product enhancements, features, and an exciting long-term product roadmap. Read More »