Pearson recently released an update to its digital repository, Equella. The 5.1 release includes new tools for working with Microsoft Office files, new notifications, and integration with Flickr and YouTube.
Ed tech developer Promethean has launched a new and significantly enhanced generation of classroom response systems, ActivExpression2.
The White House has provided a framework for how states could be relieved of some of the onerous federal restrictions of No Child Left Behind (NCLB), the 2001 revamp of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
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StudyBoost has released a mobile platform that helps student learn using text- or instant messaging-based quizzes.
The University of Kansas has created an online system that helps students learn the writing process and lets teachers evaluate, score, and offer feedback.
Trivantis has unveiled a new version of its Lectora e-learning software, an authoring tool used for the creation of interactive online courses, Web sites, and presentations.
Vantage Learning presented a $115,200 grant late last month to a Mississippi school district to help improve students' writing skills.
Seven members have been named to the National Assessment Governing Board (NAGB), the organization that oversees and sets policies for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).