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Revolabs Unveils Dean's List Discount Program

Revolabs®, provider of audio solutions for unified communications (UC), enterprise collaboration, and professional audio applications, introduced the company's Dean's List Discount Program. Designed specifically for the education sector, the initiative allows students and educators to benefit from an additional 10-percent instant discount at the time of purchase for any qualifying Revolabs product order. Read More »

Mackin Launches Integration with SirsiDynix’s eResource Central

SirsiDynix and Mackin Education Resources announced the official launch of the integration services now available for eResource Central (eRC) within the MackinVIA eResource platform. The partnership between Mackin and eRC will allow school libraries to dynamically update their local title metadata and will let students download, preview, and see available eResources all from the library catalog. Read More »

Lightspeed Systems Mobile Manager Offers Immediate Support for Windows 10

School network solution provider Lightspeed Systems has released Mobile Manager for Windows 10, an upgraded version of its mobile device management solution for the new Microsoft Windows operating system. The upgrade is timed to coincide with the public release of the much-anticipated new operating system. Read More »

Pitsco STEM Labs and Higher Scores Go Hand-in-Hand

According to a study by Curriculum Specialist Daniel Cox and Dr. Kristin Pierce, both of Volusia County (FL) School District, students enrolled in Pitsco STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) labs between 2008 and 2013 scored significantly higher in science, math, and reading than their peers who did not take STEM courses. Read More »

Wonder Workshop Streamlines Coding Instruction Through Touch App

While the economic demand for computer science skills continues to surge, introducing coding to the classroom can be an intimidating overture for teachers without a technical background. To ease this transition, Wonder Workshop, creators of smart robots that teach students the basics of coding, has developed a new version of the Blockly touch app in consultation with education experts. Read More »

CT District Partners with InfoSnap To Launch a Customized Online Registration Solution

Somers School District in Connecticut will transition from a paper-based system to an online solution for student registration. InfoSnap will customize an intuitive solution to collect and manage student data, streamlining this process for school administrators and increasing family satisfaction. Read More »

Parchment Helps Learners Exchange 20 Million Academic Credentials

On July 20, Parchment, a leading academic credential management company, facilitated the exchange of its 20 millionth credential request. For 12 years, millions of learners across the United States have relied on Parchment to safely and securely facilitate the delivery of their academic credentials to higher education institutions, employers, licensing boards and other associations. Read More »

Mackin and SymbalooEDU Partnership

Mackin Educational Resources announced a new partnership integration with SymbalooEDU, the online resource management tool. MackinVIA customers that also have a Symbaloo premium account can now include their Mackin eBooks with their blended content Symbaloo webmixes. Read More »

Edgenuity's Instructional Services Now Pre-Approved by NCAA

Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, announced today that it has been awarded "cleared" status by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) after undergoing an extended evaluation period. Edgenuity's Instructional Services program is now pre-approved to be used by student-athletes to fulfill their academic requirements. Read More »

TETRIX® Robots Dominate at 2015 SkillsUSA® Competition

Teams utilizing the TETRIX® Building System took the top spots in the Robotics: Urban Search & Rescue (USAR) event at the national SkillsUSA® competition. The SkillsUSA 2015 National Leadership and Skills Conference was held the last week of June in Louisville, Kentucky. Eighteen teams competed in USAR: 16 high school and two postsecondary. Read More »