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Eduplanet21 Enhances Educator Professional Learning

Version 3.0 of Eduplanet21’s professional learning software delivers an enhanced user interface, new organizational and planning tools and easier access to top-quality content. The features of the new software are a result of customer feedback that called for clarity of navigation, tools for planning, and more content. Read More »

Explode The Code Online Optimized for Mobile

EPS Literacy and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB: SCOO), announced today its popular phonics program, Explode The Code®, is now optimized for iPad® and Android devices, expanding opportunities for beginning and struggling readers. Read More »

Waterford’s Cloud-Based SaaS Program

Of the more than 500,000 young U.S. elementary students using Waterford Institute’s Waterford Early Learning education software, more than 100,000 have moved to the cloud version since it was first made available in January 2014 — and that number is increasing quickly. Read More »

Blackbaud Report on Private School Web Navigation

Blackbaud, Inc., a leading global provider of software and services for the nonprofit, charitable giving and education communities, today announced the availability of a new complimentary report that reveals web navigation benchmarks from analyzing nearly 3,000 U.S. private schools’ websites. Read More »

TabPilot Bundles Tablet Manager and ASUS Transformer

TabPilot Learning Systems has created an ASUS-Enhanced version of its Tablet Manager software. TabPilot is selling the special edition as part of a bundle that includes the ASUS Transformer Pad TF103C tablet and keyboard. TabPilot offers the bundle to meet the needs of schools seeking a productivity-based mobile device solution Read More »

Apperson Gives New Life to Old Technology

Apperson, Inc. is unveiling a groundbreaking technology improvement that will represent the first time optical mark read (OMR) test scanners are able to scan traditional, Scantron™-like bubble sheets directly into a cloud-based application interface. The technology will be included in the new free version of the Apperson Evo assessment system which is set to be released in early April. Read More »

HatchStore.com Introduces New Preschool Learning Materials

Hatch, Inc. announces the launch of HatchStore.com, a new web store that features thousands of educational materials for early learners. The site is a one-stop online shopping resource for early childhood educators, providing busy teachers with an easy way to shop a wider selection of classroom supplies and educational technology. Read More »

Amazon Launches Kindle Textbook Creator

Amazon.com today announced KDP EDU, a new segment of Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) designed to help educators and authors easily prepare, publish, and promote eTextbooks and other educational content for students to access on a broad range of devices...Educators and authors can use the public beta of Amazon’s new Kindle Textbook Creator tool to easily turn PDFs of their textbooks and course materials into Kindle books. Read More »

Quick Key Mobile Adds 'Pro' App

Quick Key Mobile released its Pro version, a robust mobile app and Web dashboard that expands upon the features of its beta predecessor and offers unlimited mobile scanning for teachers. Created by a veteran educator who was bound by restrictions of a paper-based classroom, Quick Key Pro helps teachers improve student performance without teaching to the test. Read More »

TLC Providing SocialFlow Media Publishing Service

The Library Corporation has joined forces with SocialFlow to become its exclusive provider to libraries. SocialFlow provides a service that analyzes a customer’s real-time conversational data within their social streams and automatically delivers relevant social media content to the right audience at the right time for maximum engagement. Read More »