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Epson Now Working with Eduscape Learning for BrightLink PD

Epson announced that Eduscape Learning will offer K-12 educators professional development on the Epson BrightLink® interactive projector series. Eduscape will offer on-site BrightLink workshops along with instruction on using the interactive projector solutions with SMART Notebook®, Promethean ActivInspire, Google for Education, and Microsoft® Office 365 to further familiarize teachers with collaborative teaching solutions. Read More »

Vernier To Host More Than 30 Free Data-Collection Technology Workshops

Vernier Software & Technology will host 34 free, hands-on workshops to help science and STEM educators learn how to use and integrate the latest data-collection technology into their curriculum. During each four-hour workshop, Vernier training specialists will guide attendees through classroom-ready experiments... Read More »

Epson Announces SMART IWB System-Compatible Projectors

As part of its ongoing partnership with SMART Technologies Inc. to bring advanced collaborative learning solutions to the classroom, Epson, the number-one projector manufacturer in the world, today announced a line of projectors designed and certified specifically for use with SMART Board® interactive whiteboard systems. Read More »

Kensington Launches New Secure Cabinet Trolley

Kensington announced the launch of its Secure Cabinet Trolley for the safe and easy movement of Kensington Charge & Sync Cabinets, Universal Tablet. Especially useful for teachers and school administrators, as well as small and medium businesses that need to easily transport up to 20 tablets at a time, the new Secure Cabinet Trolley can stack up to two Charge & Sync Cabinets, Universal Tablet that hold the iPad®, Galaxy® Tab, Microsoft® Surface™ 3 and other tablets. Read More »

littleBits Announces Distribution Agreement with Ingram Micro

littleBits, the technology startup that is empowering everyone to create inventions with its easy-to-use platform of electronic building blocks, is expanding its U.S. footprint with the addition of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) as a distribution partner. Ingram Micro will assist in scaling the littleBits distribution network by providing littleBits products to its growing community of channel partners focused specifically on the K-12 and higher education categories. Read More »

TETRIX® PRIME Expansion Set

In order to expand the horizons of what can be imagined and created with the TETRIX® PRIME Starter Set, Pitsco Education introduces the TETRIX PRIME Expansion Set. With the TETRIX PRIME Expansion Set, students can engineer bigger and more advanced robots, increase the robustness of builds, and combine all of the TETRIX PRIME components using the new parts and pieces. Read More »

PASCO Scientific's New Wireless Sensors

PASCO® Scientific, a global leader in 21st century science education, today introduces the first and only line of wireless sensors that are compatible with multiple technology platforms, including Windows®, Mac®, iPad® and iPhone®, Android™ tablets and phones, and Chromebooks. Read More »

West's SchoolMessenger Launches Program To Simplify Education Product Discovery, Deployment

An updated Passport catalog and the new SchoolMessenger Ecosystem Program address pain points for both districts and companies: providing a method for schools to learn about and deploy new products within a controlled environment that keeps districts in control of the process. Read More »

LEGO's New Wireless, Tablet-Ready Robot-Based Learning System

LEGO® Education announced LEGO Education WeDo 2.0, a hands-on science solution designed for elementary classrooms using a robot-based learning system. The unique solution combines the LEGO® brick, classroom-friendly software and engaging, standards-based projects to teach elementary students essential science practices and skills. Read More »

Library Readers Borrow Record Numbers of eBooks and Audiobooks in 2015

2015 was a banner year for libraries with record numbers of readers turning to their local library to borrow and download popular eBooks and audiobooks. OverDrive reports that in 2015 readers borrowed more than 169 million digital books. This is an increase of 24 percent over 2014 with a notable surge in audiobooks usage, which achieved a faster growth rate than eBook library borrowing. Read More »