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New School Leadership Toolkit Advances Digital Equity Nationwide

To improve digital equity in school systems nationwide, CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking) today launched the Digital Equity Action Toolkit for district leaders. Introduced through CoSN’s new Digital Equity Action Agenda leadership initiative, the toolkit provides school system leaders with thoughtful strategies to address and narrow the “homework gap” in their communities. Read More »

Jousting in the Name of STEM

Pitsco Education has created activities around siege machines for many years, but its newest activity focuses on a different medieval facet: gravity jousting. In the gravity jousting activity, students design and construct a jousting vehicle powered by gravity. Read More »

SpotOn™ Announces Digital Content Partnership Program;

The SpotOn Digital Content Partnership Program provides up to $50,000 in matching funds to selected school districts to assist with content selection decisions and professional learning opportunities that focus on the evaluation of digital content. Through this partnership, participating school districts will have their selected content reviewed using SpotOn’s academically validated rubric Read More »

New CTL NL6x Extra-Rugged Chromebook for Education

Introducing the new CTL NL6x Extra-Rugged Chromebook for Education! This Chromebook has been fortified with a pressure-resistant cover that also doubles as a whiteboard! The new CTL NL6x is being offered for just $269, including one free year of accidental damage warranty. With this extra-rugged device, CTL has combined increased durability with all the great features educators have come to love in the NL6.CTL Read More »

Kurzweil's New Version of K3000+firefly for Web Customers

Kurzweil Education™, a division of Cambium Learning® Group, Inc., today announced the availability of a new update for k3000+firefly subscribers: a next-generation interface with an even easier approach for learning. Over the past several versions, Kurzweil has added robust features to deliver the most comprehensive solution for helping students read, understand, and demonstrate knowledge. Read More »

A New Kind of Hangman Game

Calling all kid word lovers! Currently featured in the AppStore's Valentine's Day Fun for Kids category is HangArt, a new kids app that puts a creative spin on the classic word game Hangman. In the AppStore featured Valentine's Day edition, kids ages 4-8 play a visual hangman, then draw pictures and create digital stories using a collection of Valentine's Day-themed words! Read More »

New 4K UHD MimioDisplay Touch Display Debuted

Mimio unveiled the addition of the 4K ultra-high definition (UHD) to its line of touch displays at TCEA. The new UHD MimioDisplay™ touch display offers four times the resolution of conventional 1080P high-definition displays, providing a visually sharper, detail-rich, immersive experience. Read More »

Edmentum Partners with WebbAlign

Edmentum is one of the premier participants in the Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Partner Program developed by WebbAlign. The program helps partners implement the DOK framework, which facilitates verifiable alignment between standards, curriculum, and assessments. Read More »

Wisewire Launches a New Education Marketplace

Emerging edtech innovator Wisewire is launching out of stealth mode and opening its education content marketplace and publishing platform in the U.S. today. The Wisewire Marketplace houses nearly 50,000 learning objects, playlists, assessments and teaching guides that are curated, indexed and searchable by subject and learning level with a focus on middle school and high school math, science and language arts. Read More »

Wisewire Launches a New Education Marketplace

Emerging edtech innovator Wisewire is launching out of stealth mode and opening its education content marketplace and publishing platform in the U.S. today. The Wisewire Marketplace houses nearly 50,000 learning objects, playlists, assessments and teaching guides that are curated, indexed and searchable by subject and learning level with a focus on middle school and high school math, science and language arts. Read More »