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Atomic Learning Supports McAllen ISD Mobile Initiative

To assist in the successful distribution and usage of more than 22,000 mobile devices, McAllen Intermediate School District (ISD) in Texas has utilized Atomic Learning resources to effectively train its educators and students on using the technology. A challenge-based learning initiative, Transforming Learning in the Classroom, Campus and Community (TLC3) empowers McAllen students to leverage the latest technologies and learn critical 21st-century skills. Read More »

Schoolwires® Solutions

The Schoolwires Mobile App, available in March 2013, works with the Schoolwires Centricity2™ content management system. The Mobile App gives districts the capability to offer their communities quick and easy access to the district home screen, announcements, headline news and information, calendar of events, and lunch menus via smartphones - including the Apple iPhone and phones using the Google Android system. Read More »

SunGard K-12 Recommends One Call Now

SunGard K-12 Education has selected One Call Now as its premier solutions provider for mass communications. The alliance between the two companies integrates SunGard K-12 Education's PLUS 360 software solutions with the enhanced mass messaging capabilities provided by One Call Now, which claims to be America's largest message notification provider. Read More »

Mackin and COMpanion Corporation Partner

Mackin Educational Resources, a leading distributor of PK-12 books, eBooks, digital resources, and the developer of MackinVIA™ has started the new year by announcing a new partnership with COMPanion Corporation, the makers of the Alexandria™ library automation solution, with an intent to provide a thoughtful integration of the two technology products Read More »

Funds For Learning Launches Website Redesign

FundsForLearning.com has a new look and feel. The redesigned website from Funds For Learning® offers users easy navigation and a searchable repository of valuable E-rate-related information. Developed entirely in-house by the Funds For Learning Information Services department, the layout of the website includes new styling of the menus and toolbars, increasing the content availability and website functionality with E-rate Manager. Read More »

LearnPad™ Wins BETT 2013 Best Digital Device

The LearnPad took home the show’s top prize as: “BETT 2013 Best Digital Device”. The LearnPad was one of 5 finalists among submissions from leading edtech, software, and hardware companies.The LearnPad solution includes three components that allow any teacher or school to safely deliver unlimited, digital curriculum & instruction anywhere. Read More »

Splashtop Gives Teachers Classroom Mobility

Splashtop Inc., the worldwide leader in cross-device collaboration and remote access, highlighted at FETC how top selling remote access application Splashtop for Business and award-winning Splashtop Whiteboard are delivering increased mobility and collaboration to educational institutions. Read More »

Adapt Courseware Delivers New Social Learning Tools

Adapt Courseware has released new social learning tools as part of its courseware offerings. The tools promote increased online collaboration among students and with instructors. The goal of Adapt Courseware’s approach to community-based learning is to deliver a more engaging educational experience where each student can benefit from a high level of support and interaction. Read More »

BenQ Launches Classroom iQ Solutions

BenQ America Corp. announced the launch of BenQ Classroom iQ - a suite of next-generation products designed to future-proof classrooms while bringing simplicity, interactivity, and efficiency to instructors, IT managers, and administrators. Classroom iQ solutions will introduce versatile new ways of both teaching and learning via today's handheld devices using products that are simple to set up, easy to operate, and cost effective to maintain. Read More »

Epson Introduces First Portable Interactive Projector

Epson introduced the BrightLink® 436Wi - a fully integrated, portable short-throw interactive projector. The BrightLink 436Wi is the first interactive, short-throw Epson® projector that can be moved from room to room. Offering advanced connectivity options and dual pen support2, the BrightLink 436Wi can project onto any existing whiteboard, wall or other smooth, light-colored, hard surface. Read More »