CatchOn and Education Networks of America® team up to arm school districts with insightful data to make informed decisions about the digital resources and apps they use
DALLAS (Feb. 7, 2018) – CatchOn and Education Networks of America (ENA), a leading provider of technology solutions to education and library institutions, are pleased to announce the addition of CatchOn to the ENA Partner Program, a portfolio of educational products designed to enhance student achievement and boost efficiency.
Simi Valley, CA, Feb. 6, 2018 – Impero Software, a leading provider of classroom management, network management and online safety software to schools, will host a panel discussion on digital citizenship this week at TCEA 2018 in Austin (booth 1955). Impero, which plans to open an office in Austin later this month, will also showcase the latest version of its award-winning product, Impero Education Pro during the conference this week
Entries for the 2018 Serious Play Digital Games Award Program are due Feb 15 in Professional Category and May 1 for the Student Category
LOS ANGELES - Feb 6, 2018 - Entries for the International Serious Play Awards: Digital Games Award Program are due Feb. 15, 2018. The Digital Games Award Program recognizes top products for training or learning in education, corporate training, government/military, healthcare/medical staff or patient games, as well as games for museums.
Wireless sensor cart helps students explore force,
position, velocity, and acceleration on or off the track
BEAVERTON, Oregon, February 5, 2018 — Vernier Software & Technology recently launched the new Go Direct® Sensor Cart for middle school, high school, and college physics students. The wireless dynamics cart allows students to easily explore force, position, velocity, and acceleration using Bluetooth® wireless technology.
Magikbee Launches Elementary School Edition of Video-Quiz Platform Kiddztube Academy at Bett 2018 in London
Platform enables teachers to add quiz questions to YouTube videos and
provides schools with infrastructure to manage video education
(Portugal, 31 January 2018) – Edtech startup magikbee has launched the School Edition of kiddZtube Academy, a platform for teachers that enables them to create educational video-quizzes from YouTube content by augmenting, or adding in, pop-up questions to each video. The technology allows teachers to transform kids’ favorite video content into an educational tool and provides schools with infrastructure to manage video learning in the classroom and beyond.
Milo the facially expressive humanoid robot and his accompanying social-emotional curriculum are being used in 290 districts and throughout the state of South Carolina
(Dallas, TX) January 31, 2018 -- RoboKind, the world leader in social robotics and the creator of Milo and robots4autism, is proud to be the provider of advanced social-emotional curriculum to 290 school districts in 27 U.S. states and three Canadian provinces. Since the company launched in 2011, Milo the humanoid robot has delivered more than 250,000 lessons to children with autism spectrum Disorder (ASD), and currently works with thousands of children daily.
The partnership will advance bulb’s mission of transforming instructional pedagogy
and leveraging technology to personalize learning in the classroom
(Austin, TX) January 31, 2018 — bulb Digital Portfolios, the leader in digital portfolio software for students and educators, is proud to announce a strategic partnership with Future Ready Schools® (FRS), a national initiative to maximize digital learning opportunities and help school districts move quickly toward preparing students for success in college, a career, and citizenship. Through FRS programs and partnerships, thousands of district leaders have planned and implemented personalized, research-based digital learning strategies for millions of students to achieve their full potential.
myON News Powered by News-O-Matic provides daily
multimedia articles for K–8 students in English, Spanish, and French
(MINNEAPOLIS, MN) January 30, 2017 — myON, leading provider of digital literacy solutions in the K–12 marketplace, announced today that myON News Powered by News-O-Matic, an interactive digital multimedia platform that publishes five original news articles for K–8 students every weekday, now provides written and recorded articles in three languages: English, Spanish, and French.
Media Literacy Non-Profit The LAMP and Youth Research Organization CIRCLE Activate 22x20 Campaign Ahead of the State of The Union Address
Action Parties Held Across the U.S. in Washington D.C., San Francisco, Austin,
New York, Chicago, Boston to Elevate Youth Voices; Digital Curriculum
Available via Break-a-Thon In A Box: SOTU Edition
NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In preparation for The State of the Union (SOTU) address on January 30, 2018, The LAMP, a New York City-based nonprofit that brings 21st century media and digital literacy survival skills to students and teachers, and the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE), the preeminent youth research organization at Tufts University’s Tisch College of Civic Life, are teaming up to kick off the first activation of the 22x20 Campaign.
Pearson and littleBits Partner in Nationwide Program to Bring Innovative Science Curriculum to a New Generation of Students
Elevate Science + The Pearson littleBits STEM Invention Toolbox
Will Prepare Students For Careers That Have Not Been Invented Yet
NEW YORK JANUARY 29, 2018 - The call to revamp top-down model of instruction has been heard loud and clear. Pearson, the world’s learning company leading the K-12 science market in the United States, has partnered with littleBits, the technology startup that is empowering everyone to create inventions, large and small, with its easy to use platform of electronic building blocks.
Through this partnership, Pearson brings hands-on invention-based model of learning and teaching into its 3-8 science curriculum, Elevate Science, in a new program called,"Pearson littleBits STEM Invention Toolbox."
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