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Shakespeare Goes Digital

Discovery Education will host an exclusive virtual field trip for students around the world commemorating the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death. This unique learning experience will transport students to England to celebrate the life and legacy of the world's greatest playwright, enriching Social Studies and English Language Arts lessons with compelling and valuable insight into his life and work. Read More »

itslearning Preferred Learning Platform for Growing Number of IN Districts

Whether educators are striving for the goal of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) or competency-based learning or even standards-based learning, a key element for success is a high-quality curriculum management system. An increasing number of districts in the state of Indiana have opted for the dynamic curriculum management platform of itslearning as a vital element of their teaching and learning processes. Read More »

LearnTrials Expands to LearnPlatform for 2016–17 School Year

LearnTrials, the award-winning platform for rapid education technology (edtech) evaluation, today is expanding its research, analytics, and automation tools to improve edtech discovery, procurement, implementation, and budgeting for any educator, school district, university, or state education department in the United States. Read More »

Boxlight, Medgar Evers College Unveil Interactive Learning Technology Classroom

BOXLIGHT Corp., a leading interactive classroom technology manufacturer and K-12 education solutions provider, has partnered with Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn to create a showcase classroom that will enable K-12 teachers and students to experience the full capacity and impact of interactive instruction technologies. Read More »

ASCD, Mursion To Develop Leadership Institutes that Leverage Simulations

ASCD has selected Mursion, Inc. to provide simulation technology for a new institute for school leaders, featuring state-of-the-art, highly interactive simulations that support a leader’s ability to successfully engage in challenging conversations with teachers, parents/guardians, and other education stakeholders. Read More »

CELT’s Services Helping To Fortify the Digital Infrastructure

The Center for Educational Leadership and Technology (CELT) is working with several of the nation’s leading school districts to support their goal of providing all stakeholders with a high-speed, reliable, and equitable digital infrastructure. CELT’s Network Architecture, Implementation, and Support Services practice provides schools with professional, engineering, and project management services as they implement meaningful education reforms Read More »

Mackin and SirsiDynix Connector Goes Live

Mackin Education Resources and SirsiDynix are pleased to announce the completed integration of Mackin digital content into eResourceCentral (eRC), significantly expanding the range of eResources available to SirsiDynix school libraries. eResource Central is a resource management platform that enables libraries to unite their digital content in one place. Read More »

Kajeet Intros Dashboards for View of Broadband Usage at Home

Kajeet announced its latest product feature to help educators affordably and easily manage Internet access to their low-income students at home. The Kajeet Sentinel® dashboard gives school faculty a one-page customizable summary of how their technology investment is used (or not used) outside the classroom. Read More »

Tyler Technologies Launches Parent-Student Mobile App

Tyler Technologies, Inc. introduced its Student 360 parent-student portal, which works with Tyler SIS™ to provide parents, students and school staff enhanced mobile access to student data. The touch-enabled Student 360 app works with tablets and smart phones so that student data can be accessed from virtually anywhere via Internet-connected devices. Read More »

Bloomz Included in App Store's 'Kickstart Your School Year'

The App Store has recognized the fast-growing teacher-parent communication app Bloomz as a top tool for teachers, including it in the "Perfect for Every Classroom" category. It also selected Bloomz for the "Kickstart Your School Year" section, a collection of "hand-picked apps that'll help you get organized, stay productive, and refresh your knowledge of key topics." Read More »