EdNET Insight - Technology Headlines http://www.ednetinsight.com en-us http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Central by Imulus (http://imulus.com) info@ednetinsight.com Edmodo and ClassLink Announce SSO and OneRoster Integration http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/edmodo-and-classlink-announce-sso-and-oneroster-integration.html ClassLink announced a new single sign-on connection to Edmodo. ,,, This relationship will provide millions of educators and students with secure, OneClick access to Edmodo, enabling faster, easier access to one of education's most widely-used technologies. Edmodo will also incorporate ClassLink OneRoster, giving Edmodo schools the ability to instantly create class rosters for their digital classes. ]]> Wednesday, February 15, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/edmodo-and-classlink-announce-sso-and-oneroster-integration.html Curriculum Associates' New i-Ready® Ideas Community http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/curriculum-associates--new-i-ready--ideas-community.html Curriculum Associates recently launched i-Ready® Ideas to provide teachers with an online, community-driven forum where they can view and share best-practice tips and resources for using i-Ready. This new forum will include images, videos, and downloadable resources to help teachers engage students, explore the use of data, and use i-Ready with greater fidelity in their Reading and Mathematics classrooms. ]]> Monday, February 13, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/curriculum-associates--new-i-ready--ideas-community.html Impero Software and SafeBAE Partner To Help Schools with Cyberbullying http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/impero-software-and-safebae-partner-to-help-schools-with-cyberbullying.html To help schools detect malicious acts related to sexting and the cyberbullying of sexual assault victims, Impero Software, provider of network administration, classroom management and internet safety software, has partnered with SafeBAE (Safe Before Anyone Else), which raises awareness of sexual assault and dating violence among high school and middle school students. ]]> Saturday, February 11, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/impero-software-and-safebae-partner-to-help-schools-with-cyberbullying.html Blackboard and Chalk.com Unveil New Partnership http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/blackboard-and-chalk-com-unveil-new-partnership.html Blackboard Inc. and Chalk.com announced a partnership to deliver a best-in-class digital gradebook and portfolio for K-12 educators. The unique offering will provide teachers and parents with deeper insights into student performance, helping every learner reach their full potential. The Chalk.com platform will integrate with Blackboard Web Community Manager (WCM), ... ]]> Saturday, February 11, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/blackboard-and-chalk-com-unveil-new-partnership.html California's Antelope Valley Adult School Creates Blended Learning Program with Fuel Education http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/california-s-antelope-valley-adult-school-creates-blended-learning-program-with-fuel-education.html At Antelope Valley Adult School (AVAS) in northern Los Angeles County, students enroll for a variety of reasons. To provide students with a flexible yet rigorous educational program, AVAS partnered with Fuel Education™ (FuelEd™). The students use FuelEd Online Courses as part of a blended program that combines learning in a classroom as well as online. ]]> Wednesday, February 08, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/california-s-antelope-valley-adult-school-creates-blended-learning-program-with-fuel-education.html 56 MT Schools Launch Shared Collection of eBooks and Audiobooks http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/56-mt-schools-launch-shared-collection-of-ebooks-and-audiobooks.html Schools across Montana launched a shared digital collection, a collaborative eBook platform that enables two or more schools or districts to borrow eBooks and audiobooks via a single, easy-to-use website. All digital books in the collection are available to the 56 participating public and private schools through the leading global digital reading platform, OverDrive. ]]> Wednesday, February 08, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/56-mt-schools-launch-shared-collection-of-ebooks-and-audiobooks.html ClassLink Announces Single Sign-On and OneRoster Integration with BrainPOP http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/classlink-announces-single-sign-on-and-oneroster-integration-with-brainpop.html ClassLink has added BrainPOP to the list of leading edtech companies with which it integrates. This integration will provide millions of educators and students with secure, OneClick access to BrainPOP, one of education's most trusted online learning providers. ]]> Tuesday, February 07, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/classlink-announces-single-sign-on-and-oneroster-integration-with-brainpop.html Dremel Partners with 3DPrinterOS http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/dremel-partners-with-3dprinteros.html The evolving landscape of 3D printing technology demands flexibility in everyday classrooms and businesses. To expand capabilities for printing and modeling across devices, Dremel has adopted the digital manufacturing system company 3DPrinterOS™ to enable complete, cloud-based connectivity for the Dremel Idea Builder 3D printers. ]]> Tuesday, February 07, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/dremel-partners-with-3dprinteros.html Denton ISD Invents Custom Charging Solution with LocknCharge; http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/denton-isd-invents-custom-charging-solution-with-lockncharge-.html As Denton Independent School District (ISD) prepares for future ready classrooms with technology and builds new schools, the Texas district is partnering with LocknCharge to create a new mobile device charging cabinet – the Carrier 15 Charging Station™ This customized solution will store, charge and deploy up to 20,000 devices in the school district. ]]> Tuesday, February 07, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/denton-isd-invents-custom-charging-solution-with-lockncharge-.html Vernier Launches New Go Direct™ Sensors http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/vernier-launches-new-go-direct--sensors.html Vernier Software & Technology launched the Go Direct™ family of sensors to offer teachers and students maximum versatility to collect scientific data either wirelessly or via a USB connection. The 16 new low-cost sensors, which are designed primarily for chemistry, physical science, and middle school science, can be used in more than 190 teacher-tested experiments developed by Vernier and are supported by free graphing and analysis software, Graphical Analysis™ 4 app. ]]> Tuesday, February 07, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/vernier-launches-new-go-direct--sensors.html Peterson’s® Partners with Kuder, Inc. http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/peterson-s--partners-with-kuder--inc-.html Peterson's announced its partnership with Kuder, Inc. to integrate their online college test preparation and practice instruction into the Kuder Career Planning System® (KCPS). Peterson’s online tools including personalized lessons, quizzes, and practice tests are designed to familiarize students with the exams, identify their strengths and weaknesses, and focus their study time where they need it most. ]]> Monday, February 06, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/peterson-s--partners-with-kuder--inc-.html ELMO Introduces the Huddle Space Collaboration Hub http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/elmo-introduces-the-huddle-space-collaboration-hub.html ELMO USA Corp.adds the NEW Huddle Space Collaboration Hub to their line-up. he Huddle Space, a cost effective, easy to use collaborative solution perfect for classroom use. The ELMO Huddle Space is an easy to implement device for One-to-One applications that facilitates the collaboration process in such a way that all members of the group are active participants. ]]> Saturday, February 04, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/elmo-introduces-the-huddle-space-collaboration-hub.html Haier International Smart Education launces HiClass http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/haier-international-smart-education-launces-hiclass.html Haier International Smart Education launched the HiClass - Next Generation Class solution & strategic products at British Educational Training and Technology Show (BETT). HiClass - Next Generation Class solution is now formally launched in global market. The solution includes Flipped Class (Interactive Class, Lecture Capture Class, Micro Class, MOOC), Immersion Class (VR/AR) and STEAM Class. ]]> Friday, February 03, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/haier-international-smart-education-launces-hiclass.html Parchment Adds Digital Certificates and Digital Diplomas http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/parchment-adds-digital-certificates-and-digital-diplomas.html Parchment has expanded its credential management platform with Parchment Award. Parchment Award goes beyond digital transcripts to support the issuing, claiming, sharing and verifying of digital certificates and digital diplomas. Parchment Award allows learners, issuing authorities and receiving organizations to expand the scope of credentials they can now manage digitally. ]]> Wednesday, February 01, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/parchment-adds-digital-certificates-and-digital-diplomas.html Coweta County Pilots Boxlight Labdisc Portable STEM Labs http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/coweta-county-pilots-boxlight-labdisc-portable-stem-labs.html The Coweta County School System (GA) is piloting the Labdisc portable STEM lab from Boxlight. A group of science teachers, selected by the district to serve as "science ambassadors ," are evaluating the Labdiscs to see how the data loggers can be incorporated into the new-standards-related district lesson plans that the ambassadors are developing. ]]> Tuesday, January 31, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/coweta-county-pilots-boxlight-labdisc-portable-stem-labs.html VHS AP® Student Pass Rates Surpass National Average http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/vhs-ap--student-pass-rates-surpass-national-average.html Online classrooms are effective tools for delivering rigorous instruction, complex ideas and even organizing student lab work. That's the finding of the latest survey of schools working with The Virtual High School (VHS, Inc.). The VHS online learning model has proven so successful that 66 percent of VHS students sitting for AP® exams passed with a score of 3 or higher in 2016, exceeding the national average of 60.4%. ]]> Tuesday, January 31, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/vhs-ap--student-pass-rates-surpass-national-average.html RobotLAB Introduces Engage! K-12 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/robotlab-introduces-engage--k-12.html RobotLAB launched a new digital platform that transforms the learning experience by providing robot-based lessons for a wide range of subjects and age levels. Engage! K-12 is an interactive and hands-on learning experience organized by eye-catching themes (such as soccer-playing robots or autonomous cars). Students and teachers can access the browser-based learning ecosystem from any device. ]]> Monday, January 30, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/robotlab-introduces-engage--k-12.html ClassLink and SAFARI Montage Partner for SSO and OneRoster Integration http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/classlink-and-safari-montage-partner-for-sso-and-oneroster-integration.html ClassLink announced a strategic alliance with SAFARI Montage that leverages the interoperability of both entities to provide users with the seamless digital learning environment so desperately needed in school districts today. ClassLink OneClick delivers single sign-on to Windows, Google, and web applications, like SAFARI Montage, and instant access to files at school and in the cloud. ]]> Monday, January 30, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/classlink-and-safari-montage-partner-for-sso-and-oneroster-integration.html Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education Announce New 'Siemens STEM Day' http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/siemens-foundation-and-discovery-education-announce-new--siemens-stem-day-.html The Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education launched Siemens STEM Day - a refreshed and expanded version of the beloved Siemens Science Day website that includes a new K-12 online STEM experience. In addition to more than 130 elementary and middle school activities, the Siemens STEM Day site now offers high school resources designed to support STEM curriculum and instruction with digital content. ]]> Monday, January 30, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/siemens-foundation-and-discovery-education-announce-new--siemens-stem-day-.html CEV Multimedia and EETC Develop New Student Certification http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/cev-multimedia-and-eetc-develop-new-student-certification.html To address the need for formal training opportunities and the shortage of qualified technicians in the small engine and power equipment industry, CEV Multimedia and the Equipment & Engine Training Council (EETC) have partnered to develop the Principles of Small Engine Technology student certification program. ]]> Saturday, January 28, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/technology-headlines/cev-multimedia-and-eetc-develop-new-student-certification.html