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Nepalese Children Enjoy STEM Activities on Mobile Devices

Sponsored by Cisco, Tribal Planet is thrilled to announce the release of the groundbreaking Citizen Science app in Nepal. For the first time, Nepalese children will be able to access hands-on digital experiments, science competitions, and fun interactive STEM learning experiences for free on their smartphones, in their native Nepali. Read More »

Aperture Education Partners with SkillForce

Aperture Education, a social enterprise focused on social-emotional learning skills, has partnered with the education charity SkillForce to provide data for a new program to build social-emotional skills in students throughout the United Kingdom. The SkillForce Prince William Award is a character-building program in the UK for children ages 6 to 14. After a successful pilot this year in 37 schools, the program is expanding to additional schools throughout the UK in September, 2017. Read More »

Mubakkir Arabic Early Reading Assessment

Created in partnership with the Arab Thought Foundation (ATF) to promote early literacy skills in young learners, the Mubakkir Arabic Early Reading Assessment from Diglossia is part of the ATF's efforts to improve the teaching and learning of Arabic throughout the Arab world. The assessment is funded by the Arabi 21 Project, created by the ATF with support from King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology. Read More »

Chinese EdTech Company, Offers English Instructors a Home-Based Career

DaDaABC, the leading EdTech company in China, provides unique online professional English training to K-12 Chinese students through its real-time English teaching platform, DaDaABC. Within five years of its launch, hundreds of thousands of students in China have enrolled on this platform to learn from instructors all over the world. Read More »

DreamBox Learning® Partners with Nelson

DreamBox Learning®, the U.S. company that pioneered Intelligent Adaptive Learning™, announced a partnership with Nelson, Canada’s leading educational publisher, to bring its award-winning K-8 math education software platform to more Canadian classrooms. Through the partnership, Nelson will become the exclusive marketer and distributor of DreamBox in Canada. Read More »

French Ministry of Education Partners with Vretta

The Division of Evaluation, Planning and Performance (DEPP) at the French Ministry of Education has awarded Vretta the contract to deploy large-scale interactive assessments for their national tests at primary schools in France. Ministries of education, across the world, share a common belief that digitization is the future direction of large-scale student assessments. Read More »

ODILO Brings Reading Technology to Over 3,000 Uruguay Schools

ODILO, the Spanish startup tech company has been selected as the content and technology supplier for the Plan Ceibal (http://www.ceibal.edu.uy/) in Uruguay (South America). This new project with ODILO provides students with free digital content and improves technical literacy, reading skills, and access to education. Read More »

zSpace Accepted Into the Dubai Future Accelerators Program

zSpace, Inc., a leading education company that brings mixed reality experiences to computing, today announced it has been accepted into the Dubai Future Accelerators (DFA) program, which connects global companies and entrepreneurs to various government entities in the United Arab Emirates city, who invest in breakthrough technologies. Read More »

Follett Opens New Office in Dubai

Follett today announced it has opened a new office in Dubai, further committing its support of international schools in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regions. Specializing in global educational content, technology and services for American International, British International, and International Baccalaureate schools worldwide, Follett has unmatched experience with international schools of all curricula types. Read More »

Tata Elxsi Collaborates for Interactive Education

Tata Elxsi is collaborating with Tata Sky and Tata ClassEdge to produce interactive educational content for science students from classes V to VIII. As part of this collaboration, Tata Elxsi is supporting the development of content that is specially developed to suit modularized learning programs and made available via Tata Sky's active plus portfolio of value added services. Read More »