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NEC Introduces New Generation of Multimedia Projectors

NEC Display Solutions of America announced today a new generation of V Series multimedia projectors with the 3100-lumen V311X and the 3100-lumen V311W, affordable XGA and WXGA models, respectively, that give users great tools to display presentations in classrooms or small meeting rooms. Read More »

World Book Launches New E-book Platform

World Book, making many of its popular educational titles available in e-book format and accessible through a unique interactive platform, World Book eBooks. Subscribers to World Book eBooks receive 24/7 unlimited simultaneous access to the entire collection, enabling school librarians and public librarians to offer World Book eBooks at all times to all users--no holds or waiting. Read More »

AT&T and GameDesk Launch Educade Teaching Portal

GameDesk, with funding and support from AT&T, has created Educade (, a revolutionary portal that meets the needs of teachers and parents everywhere by providing the largest online library of free, ready to use lesson plans paired with engaging and innovative learning tools. Read More »

Discovery Education's New Multi-Language Digital Content

Discovery Education announced the addition of new dynamic resources to its Discovery Education Streaming and Streaming Plus and Discovery Education Science Techbook™ series to enhance ELL and foreign language instruction, now offering access to Spanish versions of the series The Magic School Bus, Animated Hero Classics and Clifford the Big Red Dog.. Read More »

“TIME for Kids” Partners with Nearpod To Deliver Trusted Content

With today’s launch of the Nearpod Content Store, “TIME for Kids” is now available to educators in a format designed specifically for the mobile classroom. This new collaboration between Nearpod and respected classroom news magazine, “TIME for Kids,” will provide teachers with access to high quality digital engaging content. Read More »

Wordly Wise 3000 Online Now Available for iPad

EPS Literacy and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, Inc., announced the release of the Wordly Wise 3000® Online app for iPad®. Now available on the App Store, the app for allows students to seamlessly transition between activities on their iPads and a desktop, with all of their results showing up in the teacher’s reports Read More »

EDCO Powers State-of-the-Art Streaming Experience

Visionary Solutions, Inc. (VSI) today announced that EDCO, a leading provider of advanced technology solutions for the education market, has deployed its AVN series of encoders and PackeTV® Views browser-based platform to power a new end-to-end video broadcasting solution called the K12 Broadcaster®. Read More »

NEC DisplayNote Software Lets Users Collaborate Across Any Device and Platform

NEC Display Solutions of America announced the introduction of NEC DisplayNote Software, a tool that lets educators, students, professionals and others present and share content, and collaborate across any device and platform. Read More »

Top Performing TN Schools Choose Prey To Protect 1-1 MacBook Initiative

Gestalt Community Schools has chosen Prey as its partner for device security in its rollout of MacBooks to all students. Over the last 2 years, administrators at each of their five, K-12 college-preparatory charter school, have gradually rolled out laptops, installing Prey on each device prior to putting them into each students' hands. Read More »

MathMovesU Initiative Provides Teachers with STEM Classroom Guides

Raytheon Company is helping teachers kick off the school year with a new "Pin It to Win It" sweepstakes on Pinterest that encourages knowledge sharing and promotes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. Read More »