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CA's Small School Districts' Association and Partner

Small school districts that may not have the resources to assess students' digital literacy skills now have a powerful tool as the result of a new collaboration between the Small School Districts' Association (SSDA) and The Portland-based education technology company is partnering with SSDA to provide free access to its TechLiteracy Skills Inventory for the more than 20,000 fifth graders the association's members serve. Read More »

Classworks® Adopts New OneRoster Open Standard

Classworks®, by Curriculum Advantage, Inc. announced adoption of OneRosterTM, a more efficient and secure standard for exchanging student information. This new interoperability standard developed by the IMS Global Learning Consortium simplifies the exchange of class rosters from one system to another. OneRoster will be available in Classworks for the 2016 - 2017 school year. Read More »

Researchers Write on Implementing Edthena For Video Coaching

While educators can readily find reports and articles confirming the positive impact video-based coaching has on teachers instruction, it is not as easy to find information on effective implementation. To help fill this gap in the literature, researchers from George Mason University authored a book chapter about implementing video coaching for the recently released Video Research in Disciplinary Literacies. Read More », Brookes Publishing Launch Inclusive Education PLC and Brookes Publishing announce the launch of a free professional learning community (PLC) to support school professionals in discovering and sharing practical strategies for inclusive classrooms. Teaching All Students: Practical Strategies for Inclusive Classrooms provides a forum where educators can learn about the latest tools and resources for helping all students reach their full potential. Read More »

Schoology Announces Support for the IMS OneRoster API

Schoology, the education technology company that puts collaboration at the heart of the learning experience, today announced that it will not only support the IMS OneRoster standard, but also establish the first OneRoster integration with Infinite Campus. The integration will allow for seamless and safe syncing between the platforms. Read More »

Schoolrunner Partners with Clever

Schoolrunner, the all-in-one school data-centered solution, announced today that it has partnered with Clever to provide a simple integration and implementation solution to K-12 schools across the country. Schoolrunner’s goal is to help schools build strong communities centered on data. Read More »

School Librarian Helps Bring eReading to Classroom

School librarians put great books in the hands of students and help them thrive in the digital workspace of the future. OverDrive, the leading eBook and audiobook platform for schools, is enhancing the learning experience of the 21st century student by helping school libraries promote reading and support literacy goals with digital books. Read More »

Skyward’s Education Partnerships Promote Technology Careers

Skyward has partnered with area K-12 and higher education institutions to provide students of all ages an early start on discovering the careers of the future within the information technology sector. By working with the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP), Mid-State Technical College (MSTC), and area K-12 school districts, Skyward has helped educate local students about career paths and job opportunities available in this rapidly growing profession. Read More »

Califone Expands Headphones for Elementary Students

To support the effort by the U.S. Department of Education to jump-start elementary teaching and learning, Califone International LLC introduces its Kids Headphone. The 1534BK headphone is smaller in size and durable to fit the needs of younger listeners. Read More »

ELMO USA's lassroom Audio System

ELMO USA Introduces the NEW ELMO PentaClass Audio System. The ELMO PentaClass is a pro-quality 360° omnidirectional audio system giving every student in the class a front row seat. ELMO has used their expertise in classroom engagement... to create the one of a kind ELMO PentaClass Audio System. Read More »