The combined market for smartphones, tablets, 2-in-1s and PCs will grow from the 1.8 billion units shipped in 2014 to 2.5 billion units in 2019, with smartphones continuing to take the vast majority of market share by the end of the forecast period, according to a new report from market research firm IDC.
Val Verde Unified School District uses mobile hardware and software to keep students and teachers on the same page.
- By Christopher Piehler
A pilot program will test a new in-home school readiness program for preschoolers from rural families in South Carolina who are English language learners.
Carroll County Public Schools has decided to expand an existing relationship with a private partner to adopt a new digital math book for middle and high school students across the district.
Peerless-AV has introduced a new lineup of video stands that can be used in multiple classrooms.
The i3D Creatives Launchpad curriculum is the first of what its creator says will be a series that introduces students of all ages to 3D printing.
As documented on the front page of the New York Times, teachers are being asked to make decisions about the data privacy and security aspects of the apps they bring into their classrooms. With the current district/school policies, it is only a matter of time before a parent will sue a teacher for allowing a child’s data to be published on the Internet. Something is wrong here!!
- By Cathie Norris, Elliot Soloway
Cengage Learning has integrated its Gale Artemis: Primary Sources tool with its e-learning platform, MindTap.
Edmentum has added the subject of computing to its EducationCity preK-6 learning program.
EBSCO has launched Orbit, an online catalog of apps designed to enhance EBSCO Discovery for library users.