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Real World Virtual Reality Transforms STEM Education

For the 2014-15 school year, students from Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District learned science concepts using the zSpace STEM Lab, which consists of a set of student virtual reality stations and a teacher station, each outfitted with an interactive stylus as well as a wide variety of educational software ranging from science and physics to engineering. Read More »

Sunburst Digital Enters into Partnership with StudioWeb

Sunburst Digital, Inc. announced that it will supply StudioWeb, a new online educational resource that is designed to assist teachers in the classroom by providing a series of easy to understand video training courses on the key Web technologies: HTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP. The new collaboration will usher Sunburst Digital into a new era dedicated to Computer Literacy and College and Career Readiness. Read More »

Breaking the Barrier Provides Language Learning Resources for Mobile Learners

Breaking the Barrier, Inc. announced the release of the 2015 Breaking the Spanish Barrier series of iBook textbooks. The updated Level 1, 2, and 3 editions are the culmination of groundbreaking work by educators, designers, programmers, and voice talent from around the globe. The new releases have been enhanced with more audio, video, and interactive content to engage and motivate learners. Read More »

Tales2Go Introduces Caching and Lexile® Search

Tales2Go Inc. announces today it has introduced caching and Lexile® search to its award-winning apps. Users can now listen to complete audio book titles without a continuous internet connection, and educators and parents can search by Lexile® measure. Read More »

Tobii Dynavox Launches the New I-Series+ and Communicator 5

Tobii Dynavox , the global leader in assistive technology for individuals with communication disabilities introduces the new Tobii Dynavox I-Series+ speech generating devices and accompanying Communicator 5 software. The focus with these innovations is on improving ease of use for users and caregivers, making communication more efficient. Read More »

Odysseyware Online Courses Earn A-G Approval

Odysseyware has been granted "A-G" approval by the University of California (UC) for 28 of its online courses. The courses provide personalized instruction and a media-rich curriculum in core subject areas and electives as well as Career and Technical Education (CTE) that enable students to satisfy eligibility requirements for enrollment in the UC system and prepare for advanced study. Read More »

Actively Learn Teams with HarperCollins Publishers

Actively Learn, a digital reading platform that lets students find joy and purpose in reading across the curriculum, is teaming up with leading publisher HarperCollins to offer popular books to students across the nation who use the platform. This partnership allows teachers using Actively Learn to buy circulations of popular copyrighted titles from the platform’s online catalog... Read More »

Coachella Partnered with LocknCharge To Keep iPad Investment Safe

Coachella Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) took a giant technology leap forward in the 2013-2014 school year leading the nation as the first district to deploy iPads® in Pre-K through 12th grade to students and teachers. The District chose LocknCharge's EVO 40 Carts™ to deploy and simultaneously to ensure that those 20,000 devices would be protected and fully utilized by teachers and students once available. Read More »

Discovery Education Presents Global, Virtual School Assembly from The National Archives

The signing of “The Great Charter,” or Magna Carta, was a revolutionary cornerstone in the British Constitution 800 years ago. On Monday 15 June, teachers and students across the globe are invited to celebrate the anniversary by participating in Discovery Education’s virtual experience to explore this key historical moment, presented in partnership with The National Archives in London and The National Archives and Records Administration in Washington, D.C. Read More »

New App and Enhancements from Scientific Learning Corp.

Now, with a new app from Scientific Learning Corp., teachers can use their iPad or iPhone to monitor each student’s progress in real-time on the Fast ForWord® and Reading Assistant™ online programs. In addition, with new motivational enhancements in every exercise of the Fast ForWord READING Series, students can easily see their own success and progress within each exercise so they’re motivated to excel. Read More »