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Promethean Announces Alliance with Microsoft

A new suite of solutions under development by two global companies Microsoft and Promethean will provide a new collaborative classroom-based learning environment. Working together the two companies will develop a suite of Windows 8 and Windows RT applications giving educators the ability to use collaborative, interactive and real-time assessment technology to personalize learning. Read More »

Belkin's Stage App for iPad and Ergonomic Stand for Tablet Presentations

Belkin today announced the Belkin Stage app for next-generation learning using an iPad. Belkin Stage app for iPad combines the convenience of a document camera with the power of an interactive whiteboard for cost-effective, connected learning that boosts student success. Belkin also unveiled its Tablet Stage, an ergonomic stand for tablets that makes classroom presentations easy to deliver. Read More »

Califone Launches Digital Stereo Headphone

With more districts incorporating hybrid or blended learning, headphones are becoming an important supplemental resource in classrooms and labs. Since students often wear headphones for extended periods of time, some districts select lighter weight headphones for enhanced student comfort. With the Lightweight Stereo Headphone (8200-HP) from Califone International, Inc., districts receive comfortable headphones at an affordable price. Read More »

E2020 Becomes Edgenuity

E2020, Inc. today revealed a powerful new student experience with a host of features designed to drive deeper student engagement and help schools and districts realize the full potential of their online and blended learning models. In step with the launch of its new platform, e2020 also comes to the market with a new brand identity: Edgenuity. Read More »

Tales2Go Desktop Player Now Includes Accelerated Reader Metadata

Tales2Go Inc., the leading provider of streaming audiobooks for schools - think Netflix for audio books - is pleased to announce its desktop player will now include AR™ Point and ATOS™ Levels by Accelerated Reader. Tales2Go's award-winning iOS app will get the same upgrade in the coming weeks. Read More »

Three New Mimio Tools

Mimio is taking the lead in optimizing schools' existing technologies via three new tools that allow simultaneous use of iPads, other manufacturers' interactive displays and MimioClassroom products. Designed to create more flexible and collaborative learning environments, the new MimioMobile™ application for the iPad, the MimioStudio™ 10 classroom software and MimioPad™ wireless pen tablet are scheduled to ship Feb. 28, 2013 Read More »

Medina Deploys Secure BYOD Environment with Enterasys Networks

Enterasys Networks has deployed fast and unfailing wired and wireless solutions in Medina City School District, located in Medina, Ohio, to support thousands of wireless devices across 13 locations. The implementation of Enterasys' IdentiFi Wi-Fi and Mobile IAM has increased the use of technology in the school and was a contributing factor in the district being selected as one of seven schools in Ohio to pilot blended learning... Read More »

Statewide GIS License from Esri Supports Maryland's STEM Goals

The State of Maryland has signed a statewide software license agreement with Esri to make geographic information system (GIS) technology available for all K 12 classrooms and formal after-school programs. This agreement marks another step for the state as it expands its efforts to develop science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)-proficient students with the ability to pursue postsecondary study and careers in these fields. Read More »

Wacom To Debut Interactive Displays

Wacom introduces two new interactive displays - the DTH-2242 and DTU-1031 - that make it easy for educators to share ideas and emphasize key concepts by working directly on screen to mark up and annotate digital content. The DTH-2242 integrates multi-touch to provide a new level of expression, while the DTU-1031 offers single-cable connectivity and a compact form factor to ease installation. Read More »

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 »