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LearnBIG Creates Hub for Online Educational Resources

LearnBIG announced today the launch of LearnBIG.com, a new site that will change the way learners of all ages will easily access thousands of online educational resources in one central location. LearnBIG joins together technology and community to improve educational access regardless of income, age or geographic location. Read More »

Advanced Academics Enhances Course Alignment to CCSS

Advanced Academics announced revised high school math and English courses that offer enhanced alignment with the Common Core State Standards. The 18 math and English courses, available now, have been updated to promote understanding and mastery of key concepts identified in the CCSS and provide students nationwide a robust, consistent curriculum. Read More »

MetaMetrics Launches New Lexile.com

MetaMetrics recently released an improved version of its website, Lexile.com. The new website features user friendly navigation with a clean design, and quick access to the site’s most popular tools. The website is also compatible with mobile and tablet platforms and designed to mirror the design and navigation of the Quantile® Framework for Mathematics’ website, Quantiles.com. Read More »

Rediker Software’s New PlusPortals

Rediker Software introduces new PlusPortals – ParentPlus, StudentPlus and TeacherPlus – a family of secure web portals that allow for easy sharing of information including grades, schedules, attendance, discipline, billing, class pages and more. Read More »

BenQ's Ultra-Bright SX914 Projector Now Shipping

BenQ America Corp., an internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle innovations, today announced that it is shipping its high-brightness SX914 projector. The ultra-bright device is specifically designed to awe large-venue audiences with Colorific™ image quality for accurate, crisp, and long-lasting color reproduction. Read More »

Building Robots: The VEX Assembler Powered by Autodesk 123D

What do you get when you combine robots with advanced 3D modeling and some really creative students? The VEX Robotics Competition! This year, Autodesk is teaming up with VEX Robotics to make the competition even better by giving students a cool new way to design, imagine and create their robots: The VEX Assembler powered by Autodesk® 123D®. Read More »

Case Study Outlines How Community and Tech Training Support Aid Texas' District Initiative

Edtech training provider Atomic Learning recently released a case study entitled "Commitment, Communication & Collaboration Vital to iPad 1:1 Success." The case study tells the story of McAllen, TX ISD's mobile initiative. McAllen's subscription to Atomic Learning provides educators with 60,000 step-by-step technology tutorials that propel classroom instruction forward, including project-based training on 21st-century concepts, tech integration projects,... Read More »

Belkin Introduces Air Shield Case

Belkin announced the expansion of its education product line with the introduction of the Belkin Air Shield™ Case for iPads. The Air Shield Case provides exceptional durability for robust iPad protection, designed to guard against the daily wear and tear of student transport between classrooms, and to and from school. Read More »

Edgenuity Launches New Webinar Series and Blog

Edgenuity, a leading provider of online and blended learning solutions, today announced the launch of its upcoming webinar series, “the Expert Edge,” and its blog, “the Edge.” Both initiatives are focused on elevating the discussion about the future of online and blended learning. Read More »

Educators Encouraged to Flip a Lesson on the First "Flipped Day"

When students head back to school this year, they may discover that monotonous lectures and mundane activities are a thing of the past when their teachersdecide to flip the classroom. Educators across the globe will take a pledge to flip one lesson on Friday, Sept. 6, the first "Flipped Day." Read More »