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NetRef's New 2.1 Software

Teachers and administrators can ring in the school year with a new solution for managing Internet access with NetRef version 2.1, which gives schools the ability to allow everything, block everything, or only allow teacher-approved sites per student or by class. Read More »

HMH Introduces New Programs on Trunity eLearning Platform

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) and Trunity Holdings, Inc. announced the addition of new HMH digital curricula to the Trunity eLearning Platform, enabling on- and offline access to HMH programs for K-12 educators and students around the world. Read More »

OverDrive and Pearson To Bring Digital Textbooks to Napa Valley Students

Students at Napa Valley Unified School District will be able to access their math textbooks digitally using iPads, Chromebooks or other devices, beginning this month for the 2015-2016 school year. Thanks to a new partnership with OverDrive and Pearson textbooks, students can access and use their Pearson CME textbooks from the same OverDrive platform that currently supports assigned novels, leisure reading, and other content from many top publishers. Read More »

Pearson TestNav 8 Achieves IMS Global Conformance Certification

Pearson announced its patented TestNav 8 delivery platform for delivering online assessments is now certified by the IMS Global Learning Consortium on the industry-leading open interoperability assessment standard, Question and Test Interoperability┬« (QTI┬«) specification v2.1. Read More »

P21 and edWeb Launch 21st Century Learning PLC and the Partnership for 21st Century Learning (P21) announce the launch of a free professional learning community to help teachers and school leaders learn how to build a 21st century learning environment that prepares students for the challenges of work, life and citizenship. Read More »

Robotics STEM Units from Pitsco

Robotics STEM Units provide educators with teacher-led, team-based curriculum that delivers cross-curricular science, technology, engineering, and math lessons that span three to nine weeks. The three TETRIX PRIME Robotics STEM Units, each of which is designed to last three weeks, include Remote Control, Autonomous, and Automation Manufacturing. Read More »

DynEd Delivers a New User Experience for ELL

DynEd International, Inc. announced a redesigned user experience for its professional English learning courseware DynEd Pro, making it easier for its clients around the globe to achieve fluency with its English language learning solutions. Throughout its history, DynEd has built the most efficient English learning solution that constantly challenges and adapts to every learner, and provides the shortest path to English fluency possible. Read More »

Recorded Books Announces Partnership with OnePlay

Recorded Books, Inc. has partnered with OnePlay to provide public libraries with access to downloadable video games. Launched earlier this summer, OnePlay for Libraries is now live at participating libraries. OnePlay for Libraries offers a digital gaming service that enables users to instantly download and play unlimited Android and PC games for free. Read More »

PCS Edventures! Announces K12 Robotics System Upgrades

PCS Edventures!.com, Inc. announced impending updates to its robotics software and hardware platform. The PCS Edventures! Robotics system is comprised of The Brain, a highly versatile micro-controller and the Cortex, an engaging and easy-to-use programming environment that makes programming fun. Read More »

eBackpack Partners with Turnitin

eBackpack, Inc., the leading cloud-based learning management system provider, has partnered with Turnitin, LLC, a leader in originality checking and plagiarism prevention, to offer ever increasing capabilities to transform education. eBackpack always strives to simplify teaching and to make learning more engaging and this partnership is another effective way of meeting the needs of students and teachers. Read More »