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Mimio Launches MimioMobile for the Web

Mimio has launched MimioMobile for the Web. Available through a (compatible) Web browser at, the Web application enables educators to deliver collaborative lessons and assessments to an entire class. This release, coupled with the existing Apple and Android apps, allows the MimioMobile app to work on virtually any device the student may have... Read More »

Follett To Create Open Content Repository

Follett continues to expand its market-leading Destiny solution to be an open agnostic discovery tool for print and digital content that supports PreK-12 classroom and curriculum needs. Another major step in that direction was announced today when Follett unveiled new product integrations with OverDrive and Mackin Educational Resources. Read More »

Mackin Announces Product Integrations with Follett

The product integration ensures that once users have logged into fOLLETT Destiny, they can access MackinVIA content without being presented with another separate login prompt from their platform. Students and staff can easily access the content from Destiny with a single click of a consistent open button, further negating the need to remember multiple usernames and passwords. Read More »

OC Pathways, Nepris Team Up

For the first time, Orange County teachers, school counselors and work-based learning coordinators can seamlessly bring business and industry partners - from around the world or down the street - into the classroom virtually and in real-time, thanks to a unique partnership between the OC Pathways initiative and Nepris. Read More »

VHS Launches Judaic Studies Courses

The Virtual High School announced the spring 2016 course schedule for its Online Judaic Studies Consortium (OJSC). The consortium was developed for the purpose of broadening Jewish day schools' Judaic studies course offerings, and the five courses being offered this semester will help teachers and students explore a variety of Judaic topics... Read More »

Kajeet Announces 100th District Partner

Kajeet celebrated its latest milestone in connecting students to educational resources on the Internet when outside the classroom. Recently welcoming its 100th school district partner in the country, the Kajeet Education Broadband™ solution is connecting students on multiple national 4G LTE wireless broadband networks to ensure that they have a level playing field... Read More »

Think Through Math Earns iKeepSafe FERPA Badge and COPPA Seal

The Think Through Math program has been recognized for compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) by the leading digital safety and privacy nonprofit, iKeepSafe. As part of this achievement, Think Through Math will display the iKeepSafe FERPA Assessment badge and COPPA Safe Harbor seal Read More »

Turnitin Helps Wikipedia Protect Copyright

Turnitin®-the leader in improving how students write and learn-announces a collaboration with the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit that supports Wikipedia and its sister projects, and the Wikipedia community to help protect and preserve free knowledge. Turnitin's software now runs alongside the existing bots on English Wikipedia, helping to screen pages and identify potential copyright violations on the site. Read More »

PowerSchool Selects Rackspace Secure Cloud Solution

To ensure the most reliable, secure cloud environment for its rapidly growing base of over 2,600 hosted customers, PowerSchool Group LLC has chosen Rackspace, the #1 managed cloud service provider for its hosting solution, to help enable an even more differentiated and highly available secure cloud solution. Read More »

Apex Learning Chosen as a Primary Provider for Ohio Online Learning Program

Apex Learning announced that the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County selected Apex Learning to serve as a primary digital curriculum provider for the Ohio Online Learning Program. Apex Learning will provide more than 5,000 course enrollments, each supported by Apex Learning Ohio-certified online teachers. Read More »