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Ematic Unveils 7" Google Certified Tablet, Only $79.99;

Ematic launches the Genesis Prime, its first-ever Google-certified tablet with complete access to Google Play. For on-the-go users, this 7" Android 4.1(Jelly Bean) tablet is your hub for entertainment with access to thousands of today's most popular apps, games, movies and more. Read More »

Florida Virtual School® and Shmoop Offer End-of-Course Help

Florida Virtual School (FLVS®) has joined forces with Shmoop, a publisher of digital curriculum and test prep, to get kids pumped and ready for these all-important exams. All of Shmoop’s guides are aligned to Next Generation Sunshine State Standards for Algebra I, Geometry, Biology, Civics and U.S. History. Read More »

National Forensic League Introduces Online Debate Platform

In an effort to provide more opportunities for students to participate in speech and debate, and to make activities more accessible, the National Forensic League announces the launch of National Forensic League Online, an online debate platform for practice and competition. The platform allows students to practice and compete in real-time from anywhere in the world. Read More »

Pearson Sponsors TechTools for the Classroom Community

Pearson is sponsoring the community TechTools for the Classroom: Easy Ideas to Engage Students. The TechTools community hosts a monthly webinar presented by Shannon Holden, a high school and middle school teacher and administrator who loves technology and helping teachers learn easy ways to use free tools in the classroom. The program is free for all educators. Read More »

New Student Learning Objectives Management Tool

Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) are critical to measuring student achievement growth as well as supporting and helping strengthen teachers' instructional skills. Community Training and Assistance Center's (CTAC) in-depth SLO training and process within Truenorthlogic's software portal creates a powerful, online SLO management tool for K-12 school districts and state education agencies. Read More »

Pitsco's IPLs™ Now Accessible from the Cloud

Pitsco Education's Individualized Prescriptive Lessons (IPLs), with real-world threads, relevant storylines, and diagnostic, mastery-based lessons, offer a new approach to algebra. Now, all 193 of the popular math lessons have moved to the Cloud, making them accessible any time, from any computer and any Web-based browser. Read More »

EBSCO Discovery Service™ - A Valuable Discovery Solution for Schools

Nichols School, a Buffalo, New York school for grades 5-12, is one of the first schools in the country to implement EBSCO Discovery Service. Librarians weren't looking for a discovery service but a demo of EBSCO's EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) won the library staff over with the ease of searching and breadth of information available in EDS. Read More »

Revolutionary App Enables Offline Testing

ExamSoft Worldwide, Inc. will introduce its new offline testing application, SofTest-M, in a live webcast at 10 a.m. CT on April 2.The first secure, offline exam delivery application for the iPad, SofTest-M restricts access to applications and blocks the Internet during an exam, eliminating connectivity and reliability issues often associated with traditional solutions.... Read More »

Solution Tree, MasteryConnect Partner To Support Advancement of PLCs

MasteryConnect has partnered with Solution Tree, a K-12 professional development and consulting company, to offer a new, cloud-based solution to help educators track mastery of standards, advance their PLCs, and share formative assessments aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Read More »

Blended Schools Network MOOC - Building K-12 Professional Peer Networks

Blended Schools Network (BSN) will be using SoftChalk Cloud and the Google Plus platform to deliver a new massive open online course (MOOC) on “Today’s Blended Teacher: A MOOC made for Community and Curation.” The course is designed for educators who wish to improve their knowledge of quality blended learning and improve the quality of their existing content while growing their K-12 professional peer network. Read More »