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Pearson, Microsoft Collaborate on "Fascination First"

Pearson announced a groundbreaking new learning initiative, “Fascination First” in collaboration with Microsoft Corp. The program puts a complete K-12 learning system in teachers’ and students’ hands, allowing them to realize the potential of technology to transform educational outcomes. Read More »

Vernier Offers Its First Digital Microscope for Use with Mobile Devices

Vernier Software & Technology is now offering its first microscope for use with mobile devices in science education with the ProScope Micro Mobile Microscope. Appropriate for use across various science disciplines and designed for all grade levels, the ProScope Micro Mobile is compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, iPad mini, and Galaxy S4 devices. Read More »

Apple Updates iTunes U

Apple® announced updates to iTunes U®, bringing educators and students great new tools to build and experience educational content on iPad®. Beginning July 8, teachers using the free iTunes U app can create, edit and manage entire courses directly on iPad for the first time, and students will discover new ways to collaborate including the ability to start class discussions and ask questions right from their iPad. Read More »

Califone AV Tools Evolve for CCSS

Califone International, Inc.launches new Common Core State Standards tools at the 2014 ISTE Conference and Expo. The tools include Listening First Headphone and Headsets, Ear Buds, the PresentationPro Speaker and the 901 Wireless Headphone. Read More »

Dell Partners with Schools Nationwide

School districts nationwide continue to select Dell end-to-end solutions and services to solve their toughest technology challenges, including enhancing personalized learning opportunities for students while maintaining an efficient IT infrastructure districtwide. Chesterfield County Public Schools, Henrico County Public Schools and Maryville City Schools chose Dell technology to enhance their learning environments and better prepare students for success in college and career. Read More »

EduTone Redefines SSO

EduTone Corporation announced today the release of version 5.0 of EduTone XchangeTM (ETXv5), their multiple award-winning single sign-on (SSO) and identity management platform. ETX is redefining SSO for educational institutions by providing them a single point of access – via web browser or mobile app – from any personal or institution-owned internet-enabled device... Read More »

HMH Player for Google Chrome and iPad

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) today unveiled HMH Player, a new app that tackles the major pain points faced by educators as they integrate technology into the classroom. The app enables offline access to quality content, allows teachers and students to collaborate in real time, and offers the opportunity to enhance HMH content through extensive customization tools. Read More »

IPEVO's 70" Projection Screen

IPEVO has just released its newest product: the 70" Projection Screen with Magnetic Backing. The screen turns most any flat surface into a whiteboard which may be written upon with traditional dry erase markers. Its distinct visual enhancements also mean the screen can be used as a projection surface. Read More »

Pansonic's 2-in-1 Convertible Device Is Rich with Software

Panasonic announced it has collaborated with Intel and Microsoft Corp. to deliver a purpose-built mobile computing solution for the K-12 education market. The 2-in-1 convertible device, the 3E (“Engage, Empower, Enable”), features a tablet that comes with a detachable keyboard to deliver laptop capabilities and aims to engage students, empower teachers, and enable IT. Read More »

Schoolwires' PassKey Partner Program

Schoolwires launches its PassKey Partner Program to the K-12 education technology community, offering solution providers the potential to enhance their customers' user experience through single sign-on efficiency while increasing product adoption. As part of the Passkey Partner Program, Schoolwires also provides partners with marketing support that enables partners to expand their visibility and reach while helping to impact adoption of their solutions within the K-12 education market. Read More »