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Schoology Releases Resource Apps,

Resource Apps are a natural extension of the Schoology App Center. Now, rich content from third-party vendors like Google Drive™, Dropbox, Evernote®, Khan Academy®, and SkyDrive® Pro are universally available and readily integrated from within a single Schoology repository. Read More »

New App Makes Textbook Pages Come to Life on a Mobile Device

Print textbook pages come to life with today’s launch of Pearson BouncePages. By simply snapping a picture of a pre-tagged textbook page on a mobile device, students discover interactive content illustrating the concept being taught. Read More »

PARASYNC i16 Universal Hub

PARAT Solutions has recently presented a creative use for their new PARASYNC i16 Universal Hub at a local area school. PARAT recently visited an area school to convert a traditional laptop cart into a universal charge and synchronization cart for tablets and handhelds. Read More »

SETDA's New Resource on Technology Readiness for Online Assessment;

The State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) today announced the availability of Implementing Online Assessments: Pathways to Success, an online tool to assist states and school districts in ensuring technology readiness for implementing next generation online assessments aligned to the Common Core by the 2014-15 school year. Read More »

Califone Debuts Titanium Series with To Go Plug

Califone International, Inc. announces an expansion to its award-winning Titanium™ series of headphones and headsets. The company's most durable and technically advanced series is now available with a To Go™ plug, allowing headsets to be used for listening and speaking into any digital mobile device. Read More »

NBC News Launches Parent Toolkit

NBC News announced today, at the 2013 "Education Nation" Summit, the launch of a digital Parent Toolkit. Produced by NBC News and sponsored by Pearson, the Toolkit will help educate and empower parents, and give them readily accessible resources in hopes of providing a meaningful impact on their child's education. Read More »

District Launches Anonymous Alerts Anti-Bullying Student Reporting Service

The Socorro Independent School District has added Anonymous Alerts®, allowing its 44,000 students to quickly, easily, and anonymously report urgent information to school officials across their 45 school campuses. The system encourages students, parents and staff to confidentially report bullying, gang-related issues and other sensitive topics through private messages sent on their mobile and computer Internet-enabled devices. Read More »

Website Evaluation Toolbar Available on ResearchReady

Students use ResearchReady to learn fundamental, effective, and ethical 21st-century research skills - at their own pace - through a series of multimedia lessons and interactive questions. With the new Website Evaluation Toolbar, students enter in the URL of the source they want to use and go through the PAARC method of website evaluation taught in ResearchReady, Read More »

WSPRA Partners with Schoolwires® To Deliver Engaging Web Experience

The Washington School Public Relations Association (WSPRA) is building its association website on the Schoolwires Centricity2™ platform to give its members a responsive and engaging web experience, from any device. Read More »

Cyber Tools To Strengthen District' Security

October marks the 10th Annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month, and the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) reminded K-12 technology leaders of its resources aimed at helping to protect against threats to critical systems. Read More »