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EBSCO Information Services Creates Open Policy for Data Sharing

EBSCO Information Services has released its new policy on metadata sharing and technology collaboration. EBSCO will make all metadata (and full text when contractually allowed) available for more than 120 full-text databases and 500,000+ e-books, as well as over 50 historical digital archives to third party discovery services. Read More »

Pacific Metrics’ Unity Platform Earns IMS Assessment Conformance Certification

The success of technology solutions that support the digital classroom is paramount to the future of K–12 education. A key component of the digital classroom is the transition from paper-and-pencil to online assessments. Pacific Metrics Corporation is confirming its commitment to this important step through the successful completion of the IMS Global Learning Consortium Assessment Conformance Certification for its Unity™ platform. Read More »

MakerBot Adds 3D Printable Curriculum Content to Thingiverse for Teachers

The MakerBot Pyramid of Giza 3D model is a free download from the MakerBot Academy curriculum page on Thingiverse® and is the second addition of curriculum-based models that MakerBot has created to support its initiative to put MakerBot® Replicator® Desktop 3D Printers in every school in the United States Read More »

Califone Releases Ear Bud Headphones

The demand for audio equipment in the classroom continues to grow, as students increasingly turn to online instruction and mobile devices for language learning. The new E2 and E3 Ear Buds from Califone International, Inc., a leader in the design, development and manufacturing of audiovisual (AV) and supplemental curriculum products for use in education, are designed to meet this demand. Read More »

PARAT Solutions Introduces New Charge/Sync Transport Case

PARAT Solutions introduces a compact tablet charge/sync transport case, conceived specifically for education, corporate training, conferences and other mobile device-sharing applications. The InSync C452 is a universal transport case designed to transport, secure, charge and synchronize content for up to 10 tablet devices (iOS or Android) with up to a 10.2" display. Read More »

Samsung Launches Technology Partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Samsung Telecommunications America announced a national technology partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to inspire kids’ curiosity in STEM and bridge the academic achievement gap by providing technology access to underprivileged youth. Through the partnership, a sustainable program model is being developed to increase the access and impactful use of mobile technology in Boys & Girls Clubs Read More »

TinyEYE Introduces Mobility into Telepractice

TinyEYE Therapy Services is taking telepractice to a new level of educational innovation. They are thrilled to announce their official partnership with Double Robotics, a California-based robotics company known for their telepresent robot, making them the first-ever to introduce mobility into telepractice. Read More »

ClassLink LaunchPad™ Breaks Record with Over 500 Single Sign-ons

ClassLink, the leader in personal cloud desktops for education, breaks record with over 500 Single Sign-ons (SSOs) added exclusively to the award winning ClassLink LaunchPad. This breakthrough in SSOs, known as Autologins, securely simplifies the endless burden of logins for over 500 different applications. Read More »

Alaska Communications Brings Technology to Anchorage School District

More than 50,000 students and teachers in the Anchorage School District (ASD) will have access and increased capacity to new Web-based learning tools, virtual classrooms and faster, reliable Internet thanks to the district’s new technology plan with partner Alaska Communications (NASDAQ: ALSK), Alaska's leading broadband solutions provider. Read More »

Pearson's Virtual Nerd Mobile Math App

Pearson unveiled Virtual Nerd™ Mobile Math, a free math app that provides on-the-go access to a video library of more than 1,500 high quality math tutorials. Now available on the App Store, Virtual Nerd Mobile Math’s interactive tutorials, aligned to the Common Core and other rigorous standards, review fundamental math concepts for middle and high school students. Read More »