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.
Students and teachers can now access the Classroom LMS from anywhere at any time.
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.
Mersive has updated its Solstice software to expand the mirroring capability of Apple iOS devices.
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!
- By Cathie Norris, Elliot Soloway
RedCritter has launched RedCritter Teacher, a classroom management tool designed to focus on student achievement.
Versal has added a Chrome app and learning tools interoperability to its course creation tool, also called Versal.
Vernier Software & Technology will offer 34 free workshops throughout the country for educators interested in using data-collection technology in their classes.
Common Sense Media’s service Graphite, which offers independent ratings and reviews of learning apps and websites, has compiled this list of the best news and current events apps for students.
- By Graphite by Common Sense Media
STI, a provider of education data management solutions for K-12, has launched a free teacher version of its online student achievement platform, Learning Earnings.