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First Educational Holodeck in the World Announced in Brazil

The creation of the world's first educational holodeck was announced at the pre-K to middle school campus of Colégio Atual, a school in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. The holodeck is a bare room that, through custom interactive computer software and hardware, can become, for example, the flight deck of an interplanetary spacecraft. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Education Launches Online Assessment Platform with Unique Speech Recognition Technology To Accelerate English Language Learning in China

McGraw-Hill, with its local partner ChinaEdu, announced it has created the English Online System , a pioneering digital platform delivering high quality, research-based assessments aligned with Chinese New English Curriculum standards that will serve China's middle school students Read More »

NYC Youth Deliberate With U.S. Foreign Policy Experts

Twenty-five NYC youth from neighborhoods such as Bedford-Stuyvesant, the Bronx, and Crown Heights, are engaging in an intensive institute on U.S. foreign policy at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), the nation's premier foreign policy think tank Read More »

PCS Edventures Completes Pilot STEM Program in Egypt

PCS demonstrated its educational materials to Egyptian education partners, including the Ministry of Education, individuals involved in U.S. Agency for International Development projects, and other potential partners, beginning with a trial robotics competition program in conjunction with Bibliotech Alexandria and the Integrated Care Society.... Read More »

King Abdulaziz University Selects Solutions from SunGard Higher Education

King Abdulaziz University has selected solutions from SunGard Higher Education to help create a connected digital environment that will help transform the institution into a major centre of excellence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Read More »

Activate! Workshop Represents First AMD Changing the Game Deployment in China

AMD today announced that Activate!, an interactive Web site that enables kids to easily design and program video games, has been translated into Mandarin and is being deployed at the not-for-profit Dandelion Middle School in Beijing. Read More »

ISTE Expands Global Reach at ISTE 2010

From the opening keynote by former World Bank Vice President Jean-Francois Rischard to panel discussions about the integration of technology in other countries, the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) continues to expand its global reach at ISTE 2010. Read More »

The SIF® Association UK Sees Continued Growth

Following the successful SIF Association UK's Quarterly Meetings held in Nottingham, the Association’s UK Community continues to expand and plan for future development. Read More »

Mount Knowledge Launches Sales and Marketing in China

Mount Knowledge Holdings Inc., an educational software development, sales and training company offering innovative and proprietary learning products and training services worldwide, announced today the Company's sales and marketing opportunities in the vast educational market of China. Read More »

Ballard & Tighe Announces Partnership with Bridge Learning for Distribution to Asian Educational Institutions

Ballard & Tighe, Publishers ( announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Bridge Learning to market, promote, and distribute its English as a second language (ESL) materials to international schools, indigenous schools, tutoring centers, and other educational institutions in the greater Asian region. Read More »