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PA Distance Learning Charter School Using Online Therapy

PA Distance Learning Charter School has chosen PresenceLearning as part of their mission to provide the best virtual curriculum, instruction and environment to enable all students' mastery of academic skills. Students with special needs now have the option to receive live support services with the "anytime anywhere" convenience of online delivery... Read More »

Mobile Access to Istation Available for the 2014 School Year

Mobile access to Istation's computer-adaptive reading instruction is coming to the iPad just in time for the 2014 school year, perfect for transformational educators who embrace mobile learning strategies and innovative schools that adopt 1-to-1 technology, "bring your own device" (BYOD) approaches and mobile computer labs. Read More »

Barren County Schools Score with One Call Now and SchoolPointe

Barren County School District is saving time and money while communicating better with students and parents, thanks to a new partnership between SchoolPointe and One Call Now. When purchased as a bundle, the two services are eligible for E-Rate discounts, meaning significant savings for qualifying schools. Read More »

Lightspeed Systems Launches All-New Community Site

Lightspeed Systems is excited to announce the launch of an all-new Community Site. In addition to providing customers and partners with updated product information, a new knowledgebase, software downloads, and more, the site will give educators and IT leaders multiple opportunities to connect and engage via blogs, discussions, and customer stories. Read More »

TX School Districts Use Dell Desktop Virtualization

Dell announced that San Felipe Del Rio Consolidated School District and Socorro Independent School District chose Dell desktop virtualization solutions to provide a reliable and cost-effective IT infrastructure that supports quality instruction and personalized learning. Read More »

Kajeet Scores 10 Additional Patents

Kajeet announced that the U.S. Trade and Patent Office issued 10 additional new patents to the company covering management of a communications device. This proprietary technology -- found in the Kajeet SmartSpotâ„¢ device -- allows school districts to provide safe mobile broadband to students outside the classroom while regulating how and when the mobile device is used and who pays for the service. Read More »

Pearson and Microsoft Announce Collaboration

Pearson announced a collaboration with Microsoft Corp. to create new applications and advance a digital education model that prepares students to thrive in an increasingly personalized learning environment. The first collaboration between the two global companies will combine Pearson's Common Core System of Courses with the groundbreaking capabilities of the Windows 8 touchscreen environment. Read More »

Promethean To Provide Technology & PD to Over 10,000 Miami-Dade Classrooms

Miami-Dade County Public Schools has selected Promethean as the exclusive supplier of interactive boards for over 10,000 classrooms currently without interactive board capability. Additionally, Promethean will implement an 18-month professional development program designed to help Miami-Dade Public School educators unite their curricula and teaching styles with Promethean's solutions. Read More »

Charter School To Deploy Online Speech Therapy

To guarantee more consistent and effective speech-language therapy for its middle and high school students, Synergy Academies has partnered with PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech therapy and other special education-related services for K-12 students. Read More »

ENA, CoSN and eLearn Institute Unveil Resources To Prepare Districts for New Online Assessments

Education Networks of America (ENA), in collaboration with the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) and eLearn Institute, today released a rich suite of resources that outline key considerations and steps school districts should take to prepare for online assessments. Read More »