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OverDrive Marketplace Launches at ALA

OverDrive announced today that it will re-launch at the American Library Association Annual Conference its Content Reserve collection development portal as OverDrive Marketplace, the most comprehensive platform for institutions to source premium, in-copyright digital materials for library, school and institutional lending. Read More »

OKI Data To Demonstrate Printing Solutions

OKI Data Americas announces its participation in ISTE 2013, There, OKI will demonstrate new color and monochrome devices, mobile printing capabilities, and customized education solutions from its broad and award-winning product portfolio. OKI single function and multifunction printers (MFPs) are ideal for the education setting, delivering cost-effective versatility... Read More »

Mead® and Five Star® Brands Join the Site - the largest and fastest-growing web service connecting parents to their children's school supply and teacher wish lists - is pleased to announce the addition of Mead® and Five Star® as proud sponsors of the growing effort to make back-to-school planning easier for parents and families. Mead® and Five Star® are now the exclusive notebook, binder, filler paper and folder sponsor of Read More »

InTASC Uses LumiBook To Release New Teaching Standards

School Improvement Network and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) announced the release of updated teaching standards joined with learning progressions for each standard for all educators K-12 by the Interstate Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (InTASC), published on School Improvement Network’s LumiBook, the first-ever collaborative and interactive e-reader platform for educational resources. Read More »

Middle School Students Use Presente3D

Middle school students from Preston Middle School in Fort Collins, CO are using Presente3D, stereoscopic 3D-add-on for Microsoft PowerPoint, in the classroom for advancement of STEM education by incorporating 3D into every day education. The students were able to easily create 3D stereoscopic presentations with Presente3D's add-on for Microsoft PowerPoint. Read More »

Califone Debuts Bluetooth Speaker

Califone International, Inc announced the launch of its first Bluetooth Speaker. The first speaker of its kind designed with presenters and teachers in mind features easy connectivity to any Bluetooth®-enabled mobile device and computer. It enables whole class and group learning activities in the classroom, and high-quality presentations in any meeting setting. Read More »

Panasonic Launches New Interactive Displays

Panasonic announced the new family of Panasonic Interactive Displays. These plasma displays increase collaboration and foster idea sharing by combining whiteboard-style collaborative functions with Panasonic’s renowned high definition displays to take group learning and teamwork to a new level in both classroom and business applications. Read More »

Schools Turn to Jones eGlobal Library for Online Research

The transition of learning resources from print to digital means educators are under increasing pressure to provide students with high-quality online content. Jones eGlobal Library, builders of trusted digital libraries for lifelong learning, cites the need for students to develop "information literacy" skills, given the vast amount of reliable and unreliable resources available online. Read More »

Turning Technologies Releases ResponseCard SE Keypad

Turning Technologies' ResponseCard SE is a low cost, single event use keypad designed specifically for the meetings and event industry. While the keypad utilizes the same, reliable radio frequency technology as other ResponseCards, it has been reengineered to incorporate major cost reductions that ensure reliability while shortening its usable lifespan. Read More »

BenQ Expands Short-Throw Projector Lineup

BenQ America Corp. introduced the latest additions to its SmartEco™ line of short-throw classroom projectors: the MX819ST and MW820ST. Designed to bring flexibility, performance, and energy savings to small and medium education spaces, the projectors feature lower short-throw ratios, sharper image quality, and BenQ's leading energy-saving technology to lower the devices' total cost of ownership... Read More »