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New Partnership with IU5 Brings Global Grid for Learning to PA Schools

EduTone has partnered with the Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit 5 in Pennsylvania, popularly known as IU5, to promote a state-specific version of the Global Grid for Learning (GGFL), EduTone’s cloud-based single sign-on platform, to the schools and districts IU5 serves as well as schools and districts across the state of Pennsylvania beginning with the upcoming 2015/2016 school year. Read More »

Third Edition of Digital Citizenship in Schools

With today’s launch of Digital Citizenship in Schools, Third Edition, Nine Elements All Students Should Know, from the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) teachers now have an up-to-date framework for ensuring that students build skills that will make them productive and responsible users of technology in school, college, work and life. Read More »

Randstad Partners with Nepris

Randstad US has partnered with Nepris to virtually connect STEM professionals and other experts with K-12 classrooms throughout the United States. Through a dedicated portal on the Nepris website, Randstad's network of clients and talent have the opportunity to register as subject matter experts and volunteer to present interactive, cloud-based sessions with students on their areas of expertise. Read More »

Kajeet Launches Wi-Fi School Bus Solution

Kajeet announced its latest Education Broadband™ solution designed to help districts extend the school day with Wi-Fi-enabled school buses. Students can now safely study, learn, communicate with teachers and collaborate on class assignments to and from school and extra-curricular excursions. Read More »

Muzzy Lane To Develop Kid Citizen

Muzzy Lane Software today announced it has received a grant from the Library of Congress to develop Kid Citizen, a set of online and mobile learning products for early grades focused on Congress and civic participation.The Teaching with Primary Sources program is the Library of Congress's premier educational outreach program for teachers. Read More »

NetRef's New 2.1 Software

Teachers and administrators can ring in the school year with a new solution for managing Internet access with NetRef version 2.1, which gives schools the ability to allow everything, block everything, or only allow teacher-approved sites per student or by class. Read More »

HMH Introduces New Programs on Trunity eLearning Platform

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) and Trunity Holdings, Inc. announced the addition of new HMH digital curricula to the Trunity eLearning Platform, enabling on- and offline access to HMH programs for K-12 educators and students around the world. Read More »

OverDrive and Pearson To Bring Digital Textbooks to Napa Valley Students

Students at Napa Valley Unified School District will be able to access their math textbooks digitally using iPads, Chromebooks or other devices, beginning this month for the 2015-2016 school year. Thanks to a new partnership with OverDrive and Pearson textbooks, students can access and use their Pearson CME textbooks from the same OverDrive platform that currently supports assigned novels, leisure reading, and other content from many top publishers. Read More »

Pearson TestNav 8 Achieves IMS Global Conformance Certification

Pearson announced its patented TestNav 8 delivery platform for delivering online assessments is now certified by the IMS Global Learning Consortium on the industry-leading open interoperability assessment standard, Question and Test Interoperability® (QTI®) specification v2.1. Read More »

P21 and edWeb Launch 21st Century Learning PLC and the Partnership for 21st Century Learning (P21) announce the launch of a free professional learning community to help teachers and school leaders learn how to build a 21st century learning environment that prepares students for the challenges of work, life and citizenship. Read More »