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New Version of MimioStudio Lets Mimio Users Connect Three Mobile Devices

The latest release of MimioStudio™ 11.2 software features the ability to connect three mobile devices using the MimioMobile™ app – free. Starting May 13, 2014 classrooms with a MimioStudio hardware or software license can connect up to three mobile devices via the MimioMobile app when they upgrade to the new software version. Read More »

Edgenuity Highlights Online and Blended Learning Success in MI

Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, is celebrating the success of its school partners in Michigan, shining a spotlight on schools across the state that are using Edgenuity offerings to meet a wide range of student needs and help students, teachers and schools reach their academic goals. Read More »

Luca Lashes Adds More Interactivity/Chinese to Its Free App

Multilingual eBook and app creator, Luca Lashes® LLC announces an upgraded version of its introductory app, Luca Lashes®, the Brown-Eyed Boy with the Magic Eyelashes. With stories geared for children ages 0 to 6 and older children with special needs, the award-winning series helps turn children’s “fearful firsts” into educational experiences. Read More »

Education Video Resources Growing Rapidly at Alexander Street

Hundreds of new teaching demonstrations and instructional films are now available online with the debut of Education in Video: Volume II. The latest collection from Alexander Street Press expands topical coverage of the teaching field, delving into new and emerging areas including special needs, multiculturalism in the classroom, differentiated instruction, and the US Common Core. Read More »

SETDA Launches The Guide to Technology Requirements

SETDA announced the launch of The Guide to Technology Requirements, a web site to help school and district leaders understand the detailed requirements for the online assessments being developed by all six state-led assessment consortia aligned to new college- and career-ready standards. Just as important, it provides guidance to help districts consider these requirements in the overall context of school technology needs. Read More »

Clarity Innovations Sees Demand Increase for Mobile

Clarity Innovations, a Portland-based strategy and development services firm for the K-12 education industry, has expanded its product strategy, design and development service offerings to help its clients make the shift to what schools call “mobile learning”. Read More »

OverDrive eBooks Now Available for Kindle FreeTime

OverDrive announced today that eBooks from more than 20,000 schools and libraries in its U.S. network are available to be used with Amazon's Kindle FreeTime. OverDrive is the only supplier of eBooks to schools and libraries with support for Kindle devices. This enables kids and parents to access thousands of Kindle format eBooks from the library and read them within the FreeTime feature ... Read More »

New eTextbook Publishing Platform To Disrupt Textbook Adoption

There's a new kid on the block, or rather in this case, a new etextbook platform in schools. The Voces® platform developed by Teacher's Discovery allows all facets of an etextbook, including text, practice exercises, projectables, videos, audio, reinforcement games and reportable assessments, to be accessed through a single portal. Read More »

ViewSonic Introduces ViewSchool™

ViewSonic Corp. is introducing its newly enriched ViewSchool™ Education Program. The program was developed to deliver schools and districts 21st century-digital tools that enhance students’ learning experience through technology. In addition to products selected for the digital classroom, the program includes customized support and promotional offers. Read More »

CurriculumLoft Announces OEM Alliance with HP

CurriculumLoft announced a new OEM alliance with HP directed towards supporting K-12 education with Chromebooks and Notebooks manufactured for school environments. CurriculumLoft will provide K-12 districts with effective and sustainable solutions, featuring HP’s newest generation of Notebooks and Chromebooks, all running CurriculumLoft’s software suite. Read More »