Gibbon, a new service for creating playlists for online learning resources, has officially launched! Gibbon's goal is to create a service that provides users with a place to find, share, and curate digital learning resources. Check out the press release below for more information!
I'm incredibly happy to announce that the EdTech Roundup will be partnering with the Ohio Educational Technology Conference (OETC) to bring you even more EdTech news in the coming months! The OETC is the third largest state edtech conference in the nation and this year it's going to be awesome! So, be sure to check back in for more details as the conference draws near! Check below for more information...
Register now for the 2014 Ohio Educational Technology Conference in Columbus, Jan. 27-29. The conference will once again be held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and will feature the premiere professional development and networking experience for educators and leaders in P-20! #OETC14 http://oetc.ohio.gov/
Not sure how to participate in a Twitter chat? Check out this beginner's guide and then join in Wednesdays at 8 p.m EST on Twitter for #OETChat
Finally, in preparation for the premiere P-20 educational technology conference in the nation on Jan. 27-29, 2014, OETC has launched its #BestEdTech campaign to showcase how students are using technology in classrooms and campuses everywhere! Share your photos on Twitter or Instagram to get featured! Check out some of the photos that have been shared so far! http://bestedtech.tumblr.com/
Stay tuned for more information after the break!
Epson and DonorsChoose.org Join Forces This Holiday Season to Help Teachers Add Much-Needed Technology and Supplies to Classrooms
Epson America, Inc. announced it has partnered with DonorsChoose.org for a second year in a row for its 2013 holiday season initiative. From Dec. 1 to Dec. 24, 2013, Epson will help fund K-12 public school classrooms in need, by donating five percent of select purchases made on Epson.com – up to $100,000* – to support eligible classroom projects across America.
It will also multiply the reach of its donation through DonorsChoose.org’s “Double Your Impact” program by matching donations. Check out the full press release below for more information:
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