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D2L Supercharges Its Integrated Learning Platform

D2L is supercharging its ILP by providing groundbreaking new features and partnerships designed to personalize education and eliminate the achievement gap. Available immediately, the D2L ILP provides full integration of its adaptive learning solution (D2L LeaP), more robust analytics, game-based learning, an expanded mobile offering with Windows 8 capabilities and the newest education content all within a single, open platform. Read More »

SignUpGenius Eliminates Back-to-School Stress

SignUpGenius prepares for strong growth in the school market this fall as it eliminates back-to-school stress for parents and teachers. Room moms and PTA organizers use the site to manage volunteers for everything from class parties to book fairs and fundraising events, and teachers flock to SignUpGenius to simplify the process of scheduling parent teacher conferences. Read More »

BenQ's BYOD-Ready Projector Now Shipping; BYOD-Ready Projector

BenQ America Corp. announced the latest addition to its robust M6 series, the MW665 projector. Designed for professional applications in environments such as houses of worship, classrooms, and boardrooms, the device boasts 3,200 ANSI lumens of brightness, a 13,000:1 contrast ratio, and SmartEco™ energy-saving features to lower the projector's total cost of ownership (TCO). Read More »

Introducing Unitedteach.com

United Teach is a platform where virtual volunteers join K-12 classrooms and help teachers inspire kids to learn. Student engagement is the single most important success factor in learning, and guest speakers are a proven way to increase engagement in the classroom. Read More »

Aruba Networks Supports Prince George’s County Public Schools' K-12 Wi-Fi Deployments

Prince George’s County Public Schools is deploying an Aruba Mobility Defined-Network to support more than 65,000 mobile devices, including 16,000 iPads the district is rolling out to classrooms. The district plans to connect all 204 of its schools, 20 administrative and maintenance buildings, and even school bus lots, to the new Aruba network. Read More »

Odysseyware's Top 60 Online Courses Released on HTML5 for Mobile Compatibility

As part of Odysseyware's continuous effort to meet the changing needs of schools, the online blended learning company has converted its 60 most popular online courses to HTML5. This conversion from Flash to HTML5 will make Odysseyware's top courses compatible with all tablets, touchscreens and handheld devices, as well as easier to access on standard computers. Read More »

Knovation Announces netTrekker’s Interoperability with SAFARI Montage

Knovation announces a partnership with SAFARI Montage that expands and simplifies educators’ access to curated digital content from a wide range of free content providers. netTrekker and SAFARI Montage users can now access more than 360,000 digital learning resources from Knovation by using a single integrated search. Read More »

New Online Course for Teachers of Students with Dyslexia

Landmark School Outreach Program announces the launch of a new online course for general and special educators: Language-Based Learning Disabilities: Strategies for Success. The primary audience for the course is K - 12 teachers of traditional learners and students who struggle with reading, writing, and expressive language skills. Read More »

Qcefa.com Incorporates Social Networking into Youth Education

qCefa's web application is designed specifically like a regular social networking site to create a sense of familiarity among students which allows them to use the application with great ease. Qcefa.com is a platform for students to connect, share and learn without the four walls of a classroom, giving education a completely fresh perspective. Read More »

EBSCO eBooks Now Offers E-books from Hachette Book Group

Popular fiction and non-fiction e-books published by Hachette Book Group are now available from EBSCO Information Services. Hachette, a "Big 5" trade and educational publisher, has partnered with EBSCO to give customers of EBSCO eBooks™ access to titles from authors like David Baldacci, Michael Connelly, Elin Hilderbrand, Anne River Siddons and more. Read More »