21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Survey: Most Mobile Device Deployments Are Not 1:1

Three-quarters of schools and districts implementing mobile devices are doing so in specific grades or content areas rather than as part of 1:1 computing initiatives, according to a new survey from Mimio.

ePals, Smithsonian Partner on Junior Folklorist Challenge

ePals has partnered with the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural History to launch the Junior Folklorist Challenge.

Remind101 Adds Attachments to Free Messaging Service

Remind101, a free messaging service for teachers, has been updated with the ability to attach assignments, photos, documents and other files to messages.

Casio Debuts Lampfree Ultra Short Throw Projector for Classrooms

Casio has debuted a new 3,100-lumen ultra short throw projector for education facilities.

MindPlay Updates its FLRT Reading Trainer

FLRT is designed to help students improve their reading level and speed after using the program for at least 10 hours.

McGraw-Hill Brings Create Publishing Platform to K-12

McGraw-Hill is making its custom-publishing tool, Create, available to K-12 schools and districts.

Moodle Feedback

Building Ungraded Feedback Activities in Moodle

There's a hidden gem in Moodle called the Feedback activity. It might not receive a lot of attention, but, once you start experimenting with it, you'll likely find a lot more possibilities for it than you imagined — from simple quiz creation to class discussions designed to keep students engaged in the learning material.

Report: As PC Shipments Continue To Lag, Android Dominates

Global device shipments will improve 6.9 percent over the previous year to reach 4.8 billion units in 2014, according to a new report from market research form Gartner.

Wildlife Acoustics Introduces Bat Detector

The Echo Meter Touch is a key-fob-sized, ultrasonic module that plugs into an iPhone or iPad and works with a free app to allow students to listen to and record bats in real time.

Digitalis Unveils Portable Planetarium

Digitalis Education Solutions has launched a portable planetarium, the Digitarium Iota, that it's claiming is the smallest available.

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