21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Vision Pro Classroom Management Adds Web-Based Assessment Tool for Blended Classrooms

Netop has added a Web-based assessment tool designed to support personalized learning environments to its Web-based classroom management software, Vision Pro.

Arizona District Upgrades Wireless Network To Support BYOD Surveillance

Arizona's Dysart Unified School District has recently upgraded it's district-wide local area network in an effort to support mobile devices in the classroom and an expansion of its video surveillance system.

LightSail Literacy Platform Adds Integration with Clever SIS

LightSail Education has partnered with Clever on a deal to integrate data from the latter's student information system with the LightSail literacy platform.

Texas High School Uses Video Conferencing to Bring the World to the Classroom

Students at Del Valle High School hold a moot court with students in the Czech Republic, a debate with students in Iran and discuss drug trafficking and the legal system with high schoolers in South Australia, thanks to video conferencing technology.

Making Mobile Devices Durable

Districts that have spent millions on 1-to-1 rollouts are protecting their investment with a variety of cases and covers.

BenQ Unveils Two New 3D-Ready Projectors

BenQ has debuted two new projectors, the MH680 and MH740, designed for multiple applications. Both projectors feature 1080p resolution and are 3D PC and Blu-Ray ready.

NEC Intros 4 Portable Projectors For Education

NEC's new filter-free digital projectors feature high brightness, remote diagnostic capability and tools that enable users to transmit images from their mobile devices.

Report: Teachers Want More Time, Resources To Prepare for Common Core

While more teachers today feel confident about their ability to teach Common Core State Standards, more than three-quarters of them reported they need more time to find teaching materials and develop lesson plans, according to a new survey of more than 20,000 teachers from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Scholastic.

2 Texas Districts Turn to Virtualization To Save Money, Time

Two Texas school districts have recently gone public with their adoption of virtualized desktop infrastructures in an effort to save money and IT work hours.

Google, Discovery Ed Partner on Doodle 4 Google Competition

Google is teaming up with Discovery Education to give students an opportunity to meet the artists behind Google's doodles via a virtual field trip. The event, dubbed "From Sketches to the Google Homepage," is part of the seventh annual Doodle 4 Google competition and will be broadcast live from the company's headquarters March 5 at 1 pm Eastern.

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