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Recorded Books in Partnership with SirsiDynix Announces eResource Central Integration

Recorded Books, a leading provider of library services around the world and the largest independent producer of unabridged audiobooks, announces their partnership with SirsiDynix and their new integration with the SirsiDynix┬« eResource Central service to make audiobooks easily accessible to library users. Read More »

Video Guidance To Provide Video Technology to Dozens of K-6 Schools in SW MN

Video Guidance will provide and deploy video technology to dozens of K-6 elementary schools in Southwest Minnesota. Thanks to a $498,328 Southwest/West Central Service Cooperative grant from the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, the deployment will become the first of its kind in Southwest Minnesota targeting elementary schools. Read More »

Inkling® Launches Inkling Habitat

Inkling┬« launched Inkling Habitat, a breakthrough software environment that represents the most significant advance in publishing technology since the advent of desktop publishing in the 1980s. Inkling Habitat gives profesional publishers everything they need to create and publish media-rich interactive content for both iPad and the Web, without desktop software and without the constraints of the printed page. Read More »

Turnitin Releases Website Grading Rubric

Turnitin has made the interactive rubric designed to analyze and grade the academic quality of Internet sources used by students available free to educators through an open access license with Creative Commons. The license allows the standalone SEER (Source Educational Evaluation Rubric) to be shared and edited for non-commercial purposes. Read More »

TeamBoard Expands Reach with CDW Canada

Egan TeamBoard Inc.has named CDW Canada as a national reseller of the complete TeamBoard line of interactive technology solutions. The move is important for schools and businesses nationally who seek to enable collaboration with simple, easy interactive tools. CDW will carry the complete range of TeamBoard solutions, including the TeamBoard T3 interactive whiteboard,... Read More »

Robotic Idol, the First Robotic Dance Competition

ALDEBARAN Robotics, a world leader in humanoid robotics, launches Robotic Idol, the first robotic dance competition for grades 6 th to 12 th . The idea behind the competition is to help increase students interest by bringing Art in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Read More »

Smithsonian Quests - Project-Based Learning

The Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies has announced the launch of Smithsonian Quests, a digital badge program that fosters project-based learning. Smithsonian Quests inspires students to explore their own ideas and interests online, in school, at home and across the nation. The quests connect and reward learners of different ages and in different regions as they learn through discovery and collaboration. Read More »

Kno Launches Advance Interactive Learning Platform

Kno, Inc. announced Advance, an Interactive Learning Platform that enables publishers and authors to turn a flat file or PDF into an interactive eBook in minutes at no cost. The Advance platform was created to provide publishers with powerful, yet easy-to-use tools, to make their content and assessments interactive and engaging at scale with no added costs. Read More »

Atomic TechCore Solution Addresses the Tech Components of CCSS

Developed in response to district needs, the Atomic TechCore solution from Atomic Learning consists of a set of tools that assist school leaders in providing teachers the resources they need to address the critical technology components embedded within the Common Core State Standards. Read More »

DreamBox Learning Launches Global Online Community

DreamBox Learning┬« and announced the launch of Blended Learning, an online professional learning community (PLC) to support educators exploring and implementing blended learning models for elementary mathematics. The Blended Learning PLC will provide a collaborative forum for educators to gather and share insights as schools and districts implement blended learning models at the classroom level Read More »