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ProQuest Incorporates "Export-to-EasyBib" Option

EasyBib and ProQuest have joined forces to make students' and educators' lives easier. The millions of student writers who use EasyBib to cite their sources can now click the "export to EasyBib" option on the ProQuest databases to quickly generate accurate citations for their bibliographies. Read More »

iSchool Campus Wins Utah Technology Bid

-iSchool Campus™ has been selected by the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) to continue deploying whole-school technology in Utah public schools through the expansion of the groundbreaking `Smart School Technology Pilot Program.’ The expansion represents the broad scale implementation of leading edge technology utilizing one-to-one mobile devices in the classroom. Read More »

Netop Introduces Version 8.1 of Vision and Vision Pro

Netop announced the release of version 8.1 of Vision and Vision Pro. This latest update now allows teachers to demo from their PC to student iPad and Android tablets via the Vision Student app. The app allows students to easily join a Vision or Vision Pro class. Educators can share their PC screen with student iPad and Android tablets, use annotations during demos and presentations to focus student attention, and ensure privacy with password-protected class set-up. Read More »

AL District Selects ADTRAN Unified Communications

Madison County School System (AL) has selected ADTRAN’s NetVanta® Unified Communications (UC) solution for its telecommunications upgrade initiative. MCSS is harnessing the power of ADTRAN’s advanced networking technology to improve communications systems across the school district’s 27 campuses. Read More »

Califone Launches First Two-Way Jackbox

Califone International, Inc., announces the launch of the 1210T Jackbox. The innovative two-way jackbox enables students to listen to distributed content from mobile devices or computers like a traditional jackbox, but also enables them to respond verbally through connected headsets to the jackbox and back to the device. Read More »

PresenceLearning Launches SPEDinsight

PresenceLearning has launched SPEDinsight™, a new administrator dashboard that provides an actionable, "bird's eye" view of the progress made by students with special needs who are receiving speech and other related clinical services online. PresenceLearning now offers superintendents, special education directors and supervisors of related services delivery a top-level graphical view of data summarizing progress on IEP goals, delivery of therapy time owed, and timely completion of mandated IEP meetings. Read More »

Atomic Learning Joins IMS Global Learning Consortium

The IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS GLC) and Atomic Learning recently announced that Atomic Learning has joined IMS GLC as a member of the Common Cartridge & Learning Tools Interoperability Alliance. Atomic Learning will be providing leadership in IMS GLC with respect to professional development, technology integration and support solutions. Read More »

Wanderful Releases Interactive Storybook Collection for Android Devices

Wanderful announces the release of its interactive storybook apps for Android tablets and phones. These interactive storybooks, including the award-winning Harry and the Haunted House, Arthur's Teacher Trouble and Ruff's Bone, are part of the Wanderful storybook collection originally published by Living Books. Read More »

StarWalk Kids Media Supports Summer Reading

StarWalk Kids Media announced that it has made all 160+ eBooks in its collection available free of charge for anyone with Internet access-children, families and educators-during the entire month of July. Launched via a viral Twitter campaign with the hashtag #PopUpLibrary, word quickly spread throughout the education and library communities, and nearly 3,000 eBooks were read in first three days of the offer. Read More »

Reading, Writing, and Algorithms

SNAP Learning today announced a joint venture with Emantras, an award winning education technology company recognized for its innovative approach to delivering digital products to educators worldwide. The new company, SNAP Learning LLC, was formed to meet the growing demand globally for a multi lingual reading curriculum delivered in a digital format that is easy to teach and easy to learn. Read More »