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ISTE Seeks Comment on New Standards for Learning in the Digital Age

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) today announced the first draft of the new ISTE Standards for Students is now available for public review and comment. ISTE is particularly encouraging educators around the world to gather feedback on the new standards from the individuals that they will have the greatest impact on - students. Read More »

Bloomz's Free App Connects Teachers, Parents

Bloomz is introducing its revolutionary mobile and web app that connects teachers with today's new generation of mobile and social-media-savvy parents. Bloomz saves teachers time by integrating communication, coordination, and community-building tools-all in one easy-to-use, beautifully designed app. Read More »

Califone Expands 3068 Series to Headsets

To adapt to the evolving needs of ELLs, Califone International LLC updates its best-selling 3068AV headphone by offering the tool as a headset. The 3068 headset features an attached noise reducing microphone to engage students in active speaking and listening, resulting in a deeper learning experience. Read More »

Follett, EBSCO Announce eBook Partnership

Follett announced it is partnering with EBSCO Information Services to make approximately 600,000 EBSCO-hosted eBooks available for ordering through Titlewave, Follett's premier collection development and order platform for K-12 schools. The Follett-EBSCO partnership provides schools with the flexibility to purchase EBSCO eBooks™ on Titlewave... Read More »

IntelliBoard, PowerSchool To Integrate Moodle with SIS and PowerSchool are joining forces through PowerSchool’s Independent Software Vendor IISV) partnership program. As part of the agreement, IntelliBoard is integrating Moodle gradebook and course participation with PowerSchool, bringing analytics and reporting to the next level for parents, teachers, instructors, and school administrators. Read More »

Curriculum Foundry Now Integrated with Google Drive and Google Apps for Education announced that Curriculum Foundry, its innovative solution for seamlessly accessing, organizing and sharing digital content, is now fully integrated with Google Drive and Google Apps for Education. That means that the growing number of schools that use Google Apps for Education and Chromebooks will be able to share the learning objects, lessons, units and courses they have created in Curriculum Foundry through Google Drive. Read More »

Fulton County Schools Standardizes A/V Technology with Epson BrightLink

To improve students' and educators' technology experience in classrooms districtwide, Fulton County Schools in Metro Atlanta is installing a BrightLink® 595Wi interactive projector from Epson in each of its 6,100 classrooms. At the end of the two-phase implementation, which is projected to be completed in fall 2016, Fulton County Schools' implementation will be the largest BrightLink 595Wi installation to date. Read More »

MN Selects Mouse as Technology Curriculum Provider

Mouse, a national youth development nonprofit that empowers students to use technology as a force for good, announced today that the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) has selected Mouse as its featured STEM learning provider and will use the Mouse technology curriculum and web-based learning platform for high school students throughout Minnesota. Read More »

InFocus Announces Inspire Education Program

InFocus is enhancing its focus on the education market, with products, extended services and support as well as discount programs, to make it possible to have advanced technology in every classroom. One proof of InFocus’ dedication is today’s launch of the Inspire Education Program, which offers schools additional discounts and extended warranties, beyond its traditional program, on presentation and collaboration solutions tailored for the classrooms... Read More »

Pitsco Adds Afinia H800 3D Printer to 3-D Printing Curriculum Packages;

3-D printing in the classroom has just taken its next big step, thanks to the new Afinia H800 3D Printer and Pitsco Education's engaging and rigorous 3-D Printing Curriculum. The new H800 printer, which replaces the Afinia H480 in both Pitsco 3-D Printing Curriculum Packages, offers a 30-percent faster production time and a build area that is five times larger than that of its predecessor. Read More »