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Whitney Brothers Introduces Technology Tablet Desk for ECE

Whitney Brothers, 112-year-old manufacturer of award-winning children's furniture for Early Learning environments, today introduced its new Technology Tablet Desk, featuring an adjustable height desk surface and innovative mounting solution that accommodates any popular computer tablet size. Read More »

SAFARI Montage Integrates with Google Classroom, Drive and Apps

SAFARI Montage announced an integration with Google Drive, Google Apps for Education and Google Classroom to provide SAFARI Montage Learning Object Repository (LOR) users with Single Sign-On access to their Google learning tools and resources from their LOR dashboard. Educators can easily search and upload Google Drive resources from the LOR and share SAFARI Montage learning objects, playlists and lessons to Google Classroom. Read More »

Shmoop Releases Online Sex Ed Course

Shmoop happens to have zero shame when it comes to sexuality, sexual health, and the biological functions of sex itself. So they've stepped in to educate students about everything from puberty to dealing with unplanned pregnancy to how to prevent itching in places no one wants to be itching. Read More »

Breaking the Spanish Barrier Flashcards

Breaking the Barrier, Inc. announced that Essential Spanish Vocabulary Flashcards, the company's first iOS app, has been selected by Apple as a featured app on the Apple App Store. This groundbreaking app employs state-of-the-art voice recognition technology to enable learners to interact with their device-even offline-to master the most useful words in the Spanish language. Read More »

New GlobiLab App for Chromebook

Boxlight and K-12 science technology pioneer Globisens, unveiled the GlobiLab app for Chromebook laptops. The genesis for the Chromebook app came after the company realized that while the Chromebook has emerged as a unique utility for the education sector in recent years, many users were prohibited by the limited number of available apps for this platform, particularly in science education. Read More »

Skyward's New Mobile App

Skyward unveiled its redesigned mobile app. Four key features included in the updated app are improved menu navigation, home screen widgets, push notifications, and Touch ID for iOS devices -- among additional enhancements. With Skyward's June 2016 release now live all district clients have access to the new app from a mobile device. Read More »

Vernier's Collection of Free Resources

To support science and STEM teachers in delivering quality instruction to their students at the start of, and throughout, the school year, Vernier Software & Technology is offering an abundance of free professional learning resources, support tools, grant opportunities and more. This comprehensive collection of offerings provides teachers with the skills and resources needed to effectively use data-collection technology in their classrooms. Read More »

ISTE and Microsoft Collaborate

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) and Microsoft Corp. plan to combine and expand a host of their world-class initiatives to ensure educators and school leaders around the world have access to school planning and professional development resources. Read More »

Califone and Encore Data Products Donate Headsets to Denver Schools

Califone International and Encore Data Products Inc. donate 70 gaming headsets to Rangeview High School – Aurora Public Schools and Indian Peaks Elementary School – St. Vrain Valley Schools. The companies presented the gifts to school representatives today during the ISTE 2016 Conference. Read More »

Dremel's Idea Builder Ambassadors

To recognize educators pioneering the maker movement in STEM education, Dremel, the trusted manufacturer of tools for life and learning, announces 10 Dremel Idea Builder Ambassadors for the 2016-17 school year. Ambassadors will receive a Dremel Idea Builder 3D40 and 10 spools of filament to use while sharing their experiences implementing 3D printing. Read More »