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CDW's Cloud 401 Study

CDW announced its release of the report "Cloud 401: Navigating Advanced Topics in Cloud Computing." The report measures the successes and struggles that organizations across multiple industries experienced as they deployed data, storage or application services in the cloud. A survey of more than 1,200 IT professionals across many industries offered revealing insights. Read More »

NY Times, CIG Education Collaborate on Education Initiative

The New York Times and CIG Education Group have come together to launch NYT EDUcation, a new education initiative. NYT EDUcation will provide innovative courses and programs covering a wide array of subjects, including communications and media, which reflect the authoritative content and intellectual breadth of The New York Times. Read More »

Schoology To Power Online Arts Curriculum

Henry Mancini Arts Education-created by Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center (LPPAC) and its partners-contains 3,000 online arts lessons that bring dance, music, theatre and visual arts to students via digital platforms including tablets, smart phones, laptops and computers. The lessons, to be accessed through the Schoology learning management system, will be available in Fall 2015. Read More »

VoiceSaver Amplifier from Califone

As school districts increasingly integrate audio technology to support modern classrooms and Common Core assessments, Califone International LLC introduces its upgraded Bluetooth-enabled VoiceSaver™. The personal amplifier provides teachers with clarity while delivering lessons, and now features a wireless headset for hands-free flexibility. Read More » and Crayola Announce New Online PLC and Crayola have partnered to present Champion Creativity: The Power of Art-Infused Education. This professional learning community (PLC) helps educators and school leaders explore how art-infused education builds 21st century readiness, student engagement, and fosters a strong creative, collaborative school culture. Read More »

Fordham's CLIP Publishes Privacy Handbook for Student Information Online

-Fordham University School of Law Center on Law and Information Policy is pleased to announce the publication of the Privacy Handbook for Student Information Online: A Toolkit for Schools and Parents, which is designed to provide materials that offer tools for school administrators, teachers and parents so that they can better understand and address online privacy protections and legal requirements. Read More »

Southwest Kansas Co-Op Selects PresenceLearning

SKACD is currently using two PresenceLearning speech-language pathologists with approximately 90 students at three different sites. Since choosing PresenceLearning, SKACD has fielded inquiries from ten other service agencies and testified to the efficiency and effectiveness of their online speech therapy program with PresenceLearning. Read More »

Shmoop Offers Thousands of Educational Videos

Shmoop’s catalog of thousands of videos can be accessed via their video library, ShmoopTube, and are also embedded throughout their site—in Learning Guides, Test Prep, Online Courses, and Teacher Resources—to help visual and auditory learners stay apace in the text-heavy Internet world. The videos cover topics from literature and history to science, math, grammar, and computer science... Read More »

Dell's Most Comprehensive Education Solutions Portfolio Ever

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New Online Course Addresses Peer Discriminatory Harassment

PublicSchoolWORKS has released a new course, “Discriminatory Harassment — Identification and Response,” to address and help reduce instances of student-to-student “peer” harassment. This is one of 500 courses now available through the PublicSchoolWORKS EmployeeSafe Suite, the only comprehensive and fully automated safety compliance and risk management program for schools. Read More »