Blackboard has acquired a provider of Web-based real-time communication technology, Requestec.
Instructure has launched a limited pilot of Canvas Commons, a new learning object repository that integrates with the Canvas learning management system.
Mobile-focused lesson designer, Famigo EDU, has the goal of letting teachers curate materials from various sources and push out lessons to students’ tablets.
- By Stephen Noonoo
SAS Curriculum Pathways has partnered with Clever to make their free learning resources available through the latter's Instant Login service.
Mirroring360 now allows individual students to mirror their Chromebook screen to a main display, and Splashtop Classroom broadcasts the teacher’s screen to all student devices.
- By Christopher Piehler
Locust Grove Middle School in Henry County, GA implemented a lab rotation model of blended learning for half of its school population last year with impressive results, and this year the entire school has made the switch.
LiveSchool has launched a free version of its behavior management system for K-12 classrooms.
A single-DLP chip projector new to the market could have the same color levels as traditional LCD projectors and, because maintenance requirements are so minimal, could last longer than many other projectors on the market.
Balefire Labs has added Android apps to its app review service, bringing the total number of reviewed apps to more than 3,000, in an effort to better serve classrooms with bring-your-own-device programs. Previously, the company only included reviews for apps for iOS devices.
LocknCharge has launched a pair of syncing and charging carts designed for iPads, iPad Airs and iPad Minis.