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Audioboo and Edmodo Partner for Audio Learning

Audioboo Ltd., the U.K.-based mobile-and-web platform that combines the power of social media with user-friendly audio recording and sharing tools, today announced that it is partnering with Edmodo, the free and secure K-12 social learning platform, to provide schools with a wide range of audio content for enhanced learning. Read More »

AZ District Closes Achievement Gap with Blended Learning Approach

Since implementing a blended learning initiative in 1999, administrators at the Rose Academies have seen their innovative approach pay off, student achievement gaps narrow and graduation rates soar. Looking to build on their initial success, the Rose Academies have chosen to partner with OdysseyWare to be their sole provider of online curriculum at all four campuses. Read More »

DocuWare Turns iPhone and iPad into Scanner

PaperScan, a free app by DocuWare, is now available for turning an iPhone or iPad into a document scanner. Using PaperScan is simple: aim a smartphone or tablet over the paper; the device automatically captures the image, cuts it to size, and creates a perfect PDF file. Thanks to the high scan quality, documents can then be automatically stored using DocuWare's Intelligent Indexing Service. Read More »

EBSCO Releases Two Audiobook Subscription Collections

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has released two new subscription collections: Audiobook Premier Collection™ and Audiobook Youth Collection™. EBSCO's audiobook subscription collections allow libraries to subscribe to a growing collection of audiobooks for an annual fee with additional titles added regularly at no additional cost. Read More »

Epson Adds Robust DC-12 Document Camera

Epson America announced the new Epson® DC-12 document camera, Epson's latest classroom imaging solution designed to help educators deliver engaging lessons and enhance the learning experience. With HD image quality and HDMI connectivity to deliver sharp text and bright, colorful images, the DC-12 is a valuable and easy-to-use tool that can be utilized for a wide range of learning applications... Read More »

Major American History Collection Digitized

Adam Matthew announced today that they've signed an agreement with The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History in New York, to digitize and publish the Gilder Lehrman Collection (GLC): one of the most important archives on American history in existence. Read More »

NEC Introduces New Generation of Multimedia Projectors

NEC Display Solutions of America announced today a new generation of V Series multimedia projectors with the 3100-lumen V311X and the 3100-lumen V311W, affordable XGA and WXGA models, respectively, that give users great tools to display presentations in classrooms or small meeting rooms. Read More »

World Book Launches New E-book Platform

World Book, Inc.is making many of its popular educational titles available in e-book format and accessible through a unique interactive platform, World Book eBooks. Subscribers to World Book eBooks receive 24/7 unlimited simultaneous access to the entire collection, enabling school librarians and public librarians to offer World Book eBooks at all times to all users--no holds or waiting. Read More »

AT&T and GameDesk Launch Educade Teaching Portal

GameDesk, with funding and support from AT&T, has created Educade (http://www.educade.org), a revolutionary portal that meets the needs of teachers and parents everywhere by providing the largest online library of free, ready to use lesson plans paired with engaging and innovative learning tools. Read More »

Discovery Education's New Multi-Language Digital Content

Discovery Education announced the addition of new dynamic resources to its Discovery Education Streaming and Streaming Plus and Discovery Education Science Techbook™ series to enhance ELL and foreign language instruction, now offering access to Spanish versions of the series The Magic School Bus, Animated Hero Classics and Clifford the Big Red Dog.. Read More »