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Vernier Expands Wireless Sensors for Tablets

To help teachers and students further leverage mobile devices in the science and STEM classroom, Vernier Software & Technology has expanded its line of wireless sensors with the Go Wireless pH® and the NODE+ CO2 Gas and Thermocouple sensor modules. Read More »

OverDrive Adds More Than 200 New Publishers to eBook Catalog

OverDrive announced today that more than 200 publishers have joined the company's network in 2014, 64 of which represent partners outside of North America. Now offering content in 40 languages in more than 50 countries, OverDrive continues to grow its global footprint and expand and diversify its catalog of more than 2.5 million in-copyright digital titles. Read More »

Netop Updates the Learning Center

Netop released an update to its web-based student assessment tool, the Learning Center. First released as an addition to Vision Pro in February 2014, the Learning Center will also support the Vision ME iPad classroom workflow app, available in the App Store later this month. The enhancements provide teachers with expanded assessment capabilities and content types... Read More » and Schoolwires Announce New PLC and Schoolwires have created Parent Involvement & Community Engagement in K-12, a free professional learning community (PLC) where school leaders can learn how to improve parent communications and better involve their communities as partners in school decisions that affect students and families. Read More »

Kids Become 'Makers" with Tynker's Creative Computing Platform

Tynker's new online curriculum uses professional game studio quality content and tools to inspire kids to create projects that they enjoy, and learn computer programming along the way. With Tynker, they can use their coding skills to easily create games and quizzes, and animations that explain math concepts, or complex science topics, such as the phases of the moon and tides. Read More »

CoSN, AASA Unveil New Resources To ‘Empower’ Superintendents

The Consortium for School Networking) and AASA, The School Superintendents Association, today released a new toolkit and related resources to assist current and aspiring superintendents in building their knowledge, skills and confidence as technology leaders for their schools. The toolkit addresses the changes across the education landscape over recent years, covering key themes, or “imperatives,” of sustainable technology leadership. Read More »

SchoolDude's New Mobile Safety Platform

To help ensure schools and colleges have mobile-enabled emergency response plans, SchoolDude unveiled CrisisManager, a new mobile safety platform. SchoolDude launched CrisisManager to help guarantee emergency plans and safety procedures are immediately and readily available to K-12 and higher education institutions via mobile devices at all times. Read More » Provides Access To Online Video Lessons

Education website looks to change how tutoring is done by providing 24/7 access to a large video library of Real Lessons from Real Teachers™. With lessons covering elementary, middle and high school math - including algebra, algebra II, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, and calculus - plus chemistry, physics, history, and more, is an especially valuable resource for homeschoolers. Read More »

COPIA Releases Next Generation of COPIA CLASS

COPIA Interactive is once again breaking new ground with the next generation of COPIA CLASS™, an advanced e-learning platform that combines all the features classrooms rely on to make digital teaching and learning simple and effective. The improved version makes interoperability with media even easier and has expanded its platform support, making it truly device agnostic. Read More »

Mackin Announces New Digital Publisher Relationships

Mackin Educational Resources has added several new publishers to their ever-growing list of digital partnerships. New this September, Mackin welcomes A&J Publishing, Mims House, Newmark Learning (Benchmark) and Corwin Press. These new eBooks will be served in Mackin’s free proprietary digital resource management system, MackinVIA. Read More »