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HMH and Agilix Collaborate

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) announced today that it has partnered with Agilix Labs, Inc. — a leading provider of innovative teaching and learning platforms — to provide its quality educational content within a single, personalized learning platform for K-12 students, educators, parents and administrators. Read More »

Lightspeed Systems Extends Safe Mobile Learning

Students around the world will have safe monitored access to learning resources, with the Lightspeed Systems Cloud Filter offered through Intel® Education Solutions. With the Lightspeed Systems Cloud Filter, content filtering policies extend to mobile devices on and off the network to ensure safe anytime, anywhere learning. Read More »

Pacific Metrics Partners with Texthelp

Pacific Metrics Corporation announces their partnership with Texthelp Inc. to introduce text-to-speech functionality to Pacific Metrics’ formative assessment solutions. Texthelp’s SpeechStream application enables test questions to be read aloud, providing additional support to students with a variety of learning styles and needs. Read More »

K12 Inc. Graduates Record Number of Students

K12 Inc. reported a record number of students across the U.S. graduated from its partner schools this year. Across the U.S., over 4,000 students graduated this year from online and blended schools using the award-winning K12® program. Read More »

ISTE SIGML Joins CoSN as Co-host of edWeb's PLC on on Mobile Learning

ISTE SIGML, a worldwide advocate for mobile learning, has joined CoSN in co-hosting the online learning community Mobile Learning Explorations. The goal of ISTE SIGML is to foster a community of stakeholders to support the use of mobile learning and promote best practices in the area of mobile and wireless computing integration in education. Read More »

Britannica Publishes New PreK-6 e-books

Britannica Digital Learning has just published 365 new non-fiction e-books for grades preK-6 in a wide range of school subjects, the company announced today. The collection is especially strong in non-fiction titles that support the new Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards, as well as state curriculum guidelines. Read More »

Follett's Aspen SIS Goes Mobile

With dynamic new features that will help instructors work more efficiently and drive student achievement, Follett's acclaimed student information system, Aspen, is going mobile. With the October release of Aspen 5.0, the system's new mobile features will give instructors unparalleled flexibility, allowing them to spend less time taking attendance and entering grades... Read More »

Lexia Reading App for iPad Now Available

The much-anticipated Lexia Reading® app for iPad® is now available on the Apple app store...The new app from Lexia Learning® allows students to use the research-proven Lexia Early Reading® and Lexia Primary Reading® programs on iPad 2 and higher. This provides students in grades K-3 greater access to the program in tablet-enabled classrooms and computer labs, and extends use outside of the school day in blended learning environments. Read More »

Apple Wins $30 Million iPad Deal from LA USD

Apple® today announced it received the Los Angeles School Board of Education’s approval to begin a massive roll out of iPad® to its students across the school district starting this fall. The $30 million commitment for iPads is the first phase of a larger roll out for the country’s second-largest public school district. Read More »

Belkin's Solutions for Optimizing Mobile Technology

Belkin announced today that it will showcase its portfolio of products designed to optimize the use of mobile technology in education at ISTE 2013. Belkin offers a range of solutions designed to enrich educators and students’ experience with technology in the modern classroom. Read More »