21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Live, Interactive Classes Now Available Via Mobile Devices

WizIQ is offering what it says is the first-ever live mobile learning platform that will allow teachers and students to interact in real time via their smartphones.

Research: Social Media Sharing May Increase Engagement in News

People who share news on social media may be more engaged, and for longer, with the news they share than those who read the news casually, according to researchers at Penn State University and the University of Connecticut.

Study: Math Augmentation Program Can Help Improve MAPs Scores

An eighth-grade math teacher's research found that using Learning Upgrade boosted scores significantly.

Global PC Shipments Increase Following 2-Year Decline

Following more than two years of decline, global PC shipments increased 1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to a new report from market research firm Gartner.

Mimio Updates its Classroom Collaboration Software and App

Designed to help educators offer interactive teaching aligned to the Common Core State Standards, MimioStudio 11.3 classroom software and the MimioMobile 3 mobile app are available for free to current Mimio customers.

Virginia District Expands Partnership To Improve Mobile Access to Tech Tools

Albemarle County Public Schools has decided to expand its partnership with a private company in an effort to improve mobile access to online tools and provide a unified platform for its education technology.

Mobile App Now Available for Google Classroom

Students and teachers can now access the Classroom LMS from anywhere at any time.

Ohio Firm Gets Contract To Modernize U.S. Defense Department Schools

Woolpert, an architectural and engineering firm based in Dayton, OH, has signed a new contract with the United States Department of Defense to design and manage construction of 180 schools the department operates around the world.

Solstice 2.2 Increases Mirroring Support for Apple iOS Devices

Mersive has updated its Solstice software to expand the mirroring capability of Apple iOS devices.

Suggestive Data From a Pilot of a Computer-Supported, Collaborative Text Editor for Kids

A study looking at the use of a collabrified text editor by fourth- and fifth-graders showed a small but positive effect in favor of the group using the collabrified text editor, with an interesting condition: The low SES students benefited more from working collaboratively than did the high SES students. VERY suggestive, indeed!

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