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Schools To Transform Social Studies with Discovery Education Digital Textbook

This school year, students nationwide will be challenged to read, write and think like historians with Discovery Education's Social Studies Techbook™ series, a complete digital solution that replaces traditional textbooks and features dynamic, standards-based digital content and engaging resources. Read More »

Learning Bird's New Release

Learning Bird announced today it has released a new 3.0 version designed to improve user experience for teachers, students and parents. The new version features enhanced homepages, including the debut of a "Popular Lessons" section that showcases lessons users have rated positively. Read More »

CK-12 Foundation Introduces Journalism FlexBook®

The CK-12 Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to giving people access to high-quality K-12 educational materials, today announced it has added a high school-level journalism FlexBook®, to its library of open-source textbooks. Read More »

WeLearnedIt Revolutionizes PBL with Social Learning App

WeLearnedIt, a new social learning platform for students, educators, administrators and parents that focuses on project-based learning, is now available on the iPad through Apple’s App Store. The app enables teachers to create and administer project-based assessments and provide students with dynamic feedback on their work. Read More »

Zaption Makes History Come Alive with Interactive Video Lessons

Zaption, Inc. (http://www.zaption.com) continues to revolutionize learning with online video by working with top social studies teachers from around the country and curriculum partners like Facing History and Ourselves to provide free, high quality interactive video lessons. Read More »

Mac to School Offers Low-cost Recertified iPad 3s

Mac to School, K-12's leading provider of recertified Apple technology, is now offering recertified iPad 3s to school districts. The recertified iPads are available for 25% less than what schools would pay buying comparable devices directly from Apple. On an average order of 300 iPads, a school or district would save more than $20,000. Read More »

Houston ISD Adopts Follett Destiny Library Manager

Houston Independent School District (HISD) has adopted Follett's Destiny® Library Manager™ for its new centralized, integrated library management solution. Destiny Library Manager will be implemented later this year throughout the 212,000-student district, which is comprised of 86 certified libraries and 282 campuses. Read More »

MackinVIA's New eReader App for Chrome

Mackin Educational Resources announced today that their MackinVIA eReader App is now available from Google Chrome. The MackinVIA eReader is a robust platform for delivering digital content with technological enhancements that assist the reader with tools such as highlighting, text-to-speech, and note-taking. Read More »

TabPilot Announces Enhanced Features

TabPilot Learning Systems released an update to TabPilot Tablet Manager that brings an enhanced feature set to select Samsung tablets. Most Samsung tablets running Android 4.2 or higher, including the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Education, are supported by the update. Read More »

EasyBib Is Now Fully Mobile Responsive

Writers can view EasyBib from the device that's most convenient and now see a screen that's automatically adjusted to fit that device. These changes improve the user experience on tablets and phones, where so many are now accessing EasyBib. Users will now see a full screen for maximum usability - no matter what device they're using. Read More »