Gale has updated its Kids InfoBits database with an improved interface and navigation, updated content and new tools.
Phoenix Union High School District has replaced its existing classroom projectors with 1,480 bulb-less units in an effort to improve efficiency.
Districts building up their blended and online programs are ramping up their use of Desire2Learn products to provide learning environments for students, educators and staff. The company recently announced that five K-12 customers have expanded their use of its learning management system with the adoption of additional modules or new practices.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
The Flipped Learning Network is launching an interactive online program to accompany the seventh iteration of its annual conference, FlipCon14.
Carvechi Technology has launched a cloud-based collaboration platform, Collaboratory, featuring content sharing, digital whiteboards and voice over Internet protocol.
Common Sense Media’s service Graphite, which offers independent ratings and reviews of learning apps and websites, has compiled this list of its top apps that help students create digital media.
- By Graphite by Common Sense Media
Instructor Sicco Rood explains how to duplicate an existing course in Instructure Canvas or copy an existing course into a blank, empty course shell.
Clever has developed a streamlined "instant login" process that enables single sign-on for all supported educational software.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) has acquired digital content provider Channel One News.
Partnerships between tech companies and publishers are turning an ed tech buzzword into a reality, but, as one expert says, "It's going to take some time to get it right."
- By John K. Waters