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UNESCO Evaluation Shows Student Achievement Increases

Technology, when integrated with interactive digital content, teacher training and community involvement, has a positive impact on student learning and performance, according to the results of the “Interactive Class” project evaluated and released today by UNESCO. Dell announced that it will extend research on technology’s impact on teaching and learning in emerging and developed countries. Read More »

Desktop Virtualization Software License Giveaway at Computex 2011

At Computex in Taipei Taiwan, Userful Corporation, the global leader in Linux desktop virtualization, will be showcasing and giving away free software licenses for it's Userful MultiSeat™ software which turns one Linux computer into 10 high performance independent computer stations using standard USB devices such as the HP t100 and t150, Wyse E01, and DisplayLink devices. Read More »

Sublime Learning™ and Edsoft Interactive Announce Global Partnership

Sublime Learning announces a strategic global partnership with Edsoft Interactive, giving the Australian educational leader exclusive distribution rights for Sublime Learning products and services throughout the Australia and New Zealand education market. Read More »

Kaplan Australia and Franklyn Scholar Join Forces To Become Australia’s Largest Private National Education Provider

Kaplan Australia and Franklyn Scholar are joining forces to bring together Kaplan’s leadership in financial services education and Franklyn Scholar’s broader market capabilities. Together they now form the largest national provider of vocational work-based education in Australia and offer diverse education programs that range from short courses all the way through to higher education. Read More »

European Learning Industry Group's New Executive Committee

The drive to continually raise the profile of learning on the European political and commercial agendas has been given greater impetus with a newly expanded Executive Committee for the European Learning Industry Group (ELIG). The ELIG is an open industry group with members representing the full value chain of 21st century services, products and solutions in support of knowledge and learning advancement. Read More »

VizZle® Partners with Department of Education of the Philippines To Pilot Visual Learning Software

Together with the Autism Society Philippines (ASP) and Globe Telecom, VizZle has partnered with the Department of Education of the Philippines (DepEd) to meet the needs of children with autism in metro Manila schools. The ASP reports at least 500,000 Filipino families have a member affected with autism Read More »

IBM and MediaSpark Deliver Advanced Technology to Ontario Schools

IBM and MediaSpark Inc. have won a national tender to provide 900 Ontario schools with educational games and simulation software designed to sharpen their business and financial skills as they prepare to meet the growing demands of the 21st Century. Read More »

Denmark Aims To Be #1 in M-Learning for K12 Students

Danish students will in the future have access to a library of more than 100 apps for mobile phones, teaching them math in a more fun and engaging way. All mobile data traffic will be free, thanks to a partnership with the national mobile operators. Read More »

Language Students Receive iPads To Improve Their English

Better language learning with the help of an iPad? EF International Language Centers is now providing students who travel abroad with iPads to bring real-life language and hands-on learning into the classroom. Read More »

TATA Interactive Systems Enters the School Segment

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