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Eduplanet21 has updated its teacher professional development platform, adding new tools to help users track and assess their progress.
Branchfire has released an update for its iOS-based annotation tool for students and teachers, iAnnotate.
NEC has released new software that lets users to present and share content and collaborate across devices.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
By 2016, most collaborative technologies will be available across devices, from Web browsers to desktop software to native smart phone and tablet apps, according to a new report.
An instructional technologist tells the story of how Edenton-Chowan Public Schools (NC) have started down the road to a 1-to-1 environment, and how their initiative has improved teaching and learning.
- By Vann M. Lassiter
Online communities platform MindMixer has redesigned its Web site and user interface with the goal of helping its clients increase user engagement.
Kaplan has acquired Grockit's social learning platform and test preparation assets. In related news, Grockit has changed its name to Learnist.
From sharing classroom videos to building communities of practice, teachers are collaborating online in ways that would have been impossible a few years ago.
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