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One World School Joins the Single Sign-On Marketplace

EduTone Corporation proudly announces that One World School (1WS) joins the EduTone Single Sign-On (SSO) Marketplace Part of Intel Education which is an on-demand catalog of cloud-hosted, third party ‘try and buy’ services for the K-12 educational market segment. Read More »

Over 2,000 DK Publishing eBooks Now Available at Mackin

Mackin Educational Resources proudly announces the inclusion of DK Publishing ebooks. DK is well-known for its Eyewitness Books, DK Readers, Eyewitness Travel Guides and a wide-range of reference titles. With this new digital publisher as part of the Mackin collection, MackinVIA customers now have close to 300,000 ebooks, digital audiobooks and databases to select from. Read More »

San Francisco USD Selects Edgenuity

Edgenuity announced that it has been selected by the San Francisco Unified School District to serve as the district's online learning provider for grades 9-12. Edgenuity's curriculum and instructional model have met a rigorous set of standards and can now be used for credit recovery and supplemental instruction across all of SFUSD's 17 high schools. Read More »

SmartBrief Teams Up with edWeb.net on Connected Teaching and Learning PLC

SmartBrief is hosting a free professional learning community around Connected Teaching and Learning on edWeb.net, a professional learning and social network for the education community. The community and its professional development webinars will give SmartBrief partners a new channel for reaching EdTech leaders. Read More »

17,000 Penguin eBooks Now aAvailable Through OverDrive

OverDrive announced today that more than 17,000 Penguin Group (USA) eBooks are now available for school digital libraries in the United States. Educators now have access to Penguin Group's full catalog of bestselling and classic titles, previously offered only to public libraries. Read More »

Posnack First Broward School To Adopt Lightspeed's Redcat® Technology

David Posnack Jewish Day School has chosen Redcat® from Lightspeed Technologies, Inc. for use in all Lower School classrooms. The system, which has been installed as of today, uses proprietary technology to extend a teacher's natural voice to every part of the classroom equally through the use of a wireless microphone. Read More »

Small Device Allows Wireless Projection of Multiple Computers

Calling for an end to the "hassles, logistical nightmares and extra setup time that come with messy wires," IPEVO has just released the High-Definition Wireless Presentation System, or WPS-HD. This device, designed for both education and business, allows the user to wirelessly project up to four PCs and Macs, with audio, at high-definition clarity of up to 720p. Read More »

MindPlay Goes Mobile with New Online Reading Fluency Trainer

Literacy publisher MindPlay announced a new reading fluency with comprehension program for K-12 schools, FLRT® - a fluent reading trainer. This personal trainer for silent reading has been updated for text complexity and to include comprehension, now at the heart of Common Core State Standards. Read More »

Gradeable Launches Digital Grading Mobile App

Gradeable, an online grading tool, launched a new mobile app that empowers educators to strengthen their teaching with student learning trends, through real-time intervention. Current in-class test data takes weeks to grade and analyze before teachers and parents even see the results. Now by using the Gradeable mobile app, teachers can grade faster to optimize every minute of their classroom with actionable insights. Read More »

Mobento Launches Private School Accounts and LMS Integrations

Mobento, provider of the free, curated library of video learning resources, announced optional paid School Accounts for academic institutions with premium features to supercharge their classrooms. School Accounts are the private side of Mobento. With School Accounts, academic institutions can easily manage, centralize, and distribute their digital learning resources. Read More »