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Afinia Teams with Pitsco To Offer Affordable 3D Printing

Giving students an opportunity to understand 3D printing technology is important for the future of industry. So Afinia, a supplier of desktop 3D printers, teamed with Pitsco Education, a provider of STEM learning solutions, to deliver a unique offering: an affordable 3D printer combined with curriculum and activity materials. Read More »

Mid-Year HotChalk Education Index Report

HotChalk released it’s Mid-Year Education Index report, a periodic market data research report designed to support organizations seeking a strategic advantage in the Education space. The report is based on the company’s analysis of raw data and 5,000 online surveys collected during a 90-day window from the largest global online education audience in the world. Read More »

VBrick Systems, Discovery Education Announce Nationwide Partnership

VBrick Systems, Inc. and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content for K-12 classrooms, announced today a partnership to enhance teaching and learning through improved access to dynamic digital content. Read More »

Comcast’s Internet Essentials Connects More Than 220,000 Families

Comcast is re-launching Internet Essentials, the nation’s largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption initiative for low-income families, announcing that, in about 22 months, more than 220,000 families, benefitting an estimated 900,000 low-income Americans nationwide, now have a broadband connection at home. Read More »

Califone Releases USB Microphone

Califone International, Inc. announces the launch of the USB Microphone. The microphone connects to a USB port to provide high quality voice amplification through the computer's built-in or connected external speakers. The new handheld microphone delivers crisp, clear audio, enabling voice amplification in classrooms, churches, meeting rooms and a variety of other presentation settings. Read More »

Funds For Learning Shares E-rate Vision

Funds For Learning shared a vision that will enable the E-rate program to have a critical impact on education for years to come. Drawing on more than 16 years of experience and its proprietary E-rate Manager® database of information, Funds For Learning presented the FCC with the following recommendations for reforming and updating the landmark funding program: Read More »

2nd Big Library Read Launches

More than 6,500 libraries and schools around the world are participating in the 2nd Big Library Read, a two-week program launched this week that enables millions of library patrons and students to simultaneously access and read a popular title. The selected title, "Nancy Clancy: Super Sleuth", by Jane O'Connor, is available to be borrowed as a downloadable audiobook (MP3) as well as an eBook on virtually any devic... Read More »

Capstone Interactive eBooks Now Available on Kindle Fire HD

Capstone announces Capstone Interactive eBooks are now compatible with the Amazon Kindle Fire HD. Customers can access the interactive eBooks directly through the Kindle web browser SILK, version 3.1 or higher. Read More »

Atomic Learning Attains IMS Global Learning Consortium Certification

Atomic Learning recently announced it has attained IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS GLC) Learning Tools Interoperability™ (LTI™) v1.0 certification to further extend the Atomic Learning Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) Tool functionality with the company's education partners. Read More »

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 »