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Silverback Learning Launches Parent Portal School Districts

Silverback Learning Solutions announces the launch of Silverback Mileposts Parent Portal, a comprehensive parent and student resource, which will be included in every subscription of Mileposts. The new solution provides parents with clear insights to their children's available education assessment data... Read More »

Illinois School Identified as Best Practice User of Tablet Technology

St. Peter School, Geneva, Illinois has been identified as a school of excellence in terms of its adoption and implementation of tablet technology into the school's learning environment. At a time of media reporting on mixed success with various tablet technologies in schools, St. Peter School has been acknowledged by the leading international, educationally aligned tablet solution supplier, LearnPad, as an example of best practice use. Read More »

Samsung Announces New Galaxy Tab for Education

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. announced plans to launch a new Galaxy Tab exclusively developed for education, which will be available for K-12 school deployments for the 2014-2015 academic year. Launching as part of the Google Play for Education program, the tablet will offer simple set up and device management, access to curated educational content, and other features to support dynamic, digital teaching and learning Read More »

New Global Cloud-Hosted Education Ecosystem

EduTone Corporation announced today an innovative platform that aims to accelerate one-to-one computing and the adoption of mobile learning environments in schools worldwide. The EduTone Single Sign-On Passport (SSO) part of Intel® Education will be made available for free on Intel Education platforms. Read More »

Kajeet Provides Student Wi-Fi for Green Bay's Chromebook Program

Kajeet® announced a partnership to deploy Kajeet SmartSpot™ devices to Green Bay Public Schools as part of its student Chromebook program. Kajeet's school-managed Wi-Fi hotspots utilize the Sprint 4G LTE network to keep students connected to educational resources on the Internet outside of the classroom. Read More »

Edgenuity Reveals Education Technology Trends

Edgenuity announced its top ed tech predictions for the new year as schools across the country increasingly look to leverage technology in their classrooms. Edgenuity's "2014 Trends to Watch" are based on the company's experience partnering with thousands of schools and districts to successfully implement online and blended learning programs across the country. Read More »

Epson Delivers Connectivity for BYOD, 1:1 Classroom

Epson's new ultra-short throw projectors are designed for the connected K-12 classroom. Offering a Moderator functionality that allows a network of up to 50 personal devices to connect to the projectors, teachers can wirelessly control which personal devices are displayed, with up to four student screens shown simultaneously. Read More »

Epson Intros Touch-Enabled 3LCD Interactive Projector

Designed for K-12 and higher education markets, the series delivers advanced connectivity options, PC-free interactivity capabilities, interactivity over the network, Moderator software for ultimate collaboration, and up to 3,300 lumens of color brightness and 3,300 lumens of white light brightness2. The line also takes interactive capabilities one step further with the BrightLink 595Wi, the world's first touch-enabled 3LCD interactive projector. Read More »

Lenovo Unveils New Rugged ThinkPad Devices

Lenovo announced the ThinkPad 11e series of laptops, designed specifically for education and ruggedized for classroom performance. Thin and light, these purpose-built devices offer education administrators the durability necessary to succeed in the hands of K-12 students and the flexibility to meet the increasingly changing needs of their technology demands. Read More »

Massive Database of Online Video Premieres for Public Libraries

Alexander Street Press continues to grow and diversify its portfolio with the launch of a new online video database conceived exclusively for public libraries and their patrons.Public Library Video Online features more than 11,000 of the titles most relevant to today's public library users, with 5,000 additional titles coming in spring of 2014. Read More »