Collaboration & Web 2.0


Teachers List the Very Best Apps for Turning Your iPad Into a Collaborative Device

Check out these apps--from popular to obscure--that are helping the iPad realize its potential as a collaborative device in the classroom.

Blackboard Brings Web Conferencing App to Android

Blackboard has updated its online collaboration and Web conferencing system, Blackboard Collaborate, and launched a version for Android.

Learning Core Launches Interactive Resource Library and Virtual Classroom Network Pilot

Educational software company Learning Core will launch a pilot program of its Wonderville educational technology platform in schools across the United States.

Blackboard Learn 9.1 SP12 Adds Retention Center, Inline Assignment Grading

Blackboard has added a new supports for at-risk students to its learning management system, Blackboard Learn. The new retention tool is one of several enhancements added to the latest version of Blackboard Learn, Release 9.1 Service Pack 12.

WizIQ Boosts Streaming Performance

WizIQ has released an update to its virtual classroom software. The update is designed to provide significantly faster streaming media performance.

Partnership Aims at Enhancing Global Collaboration Opportunities

McGraw-Hill Education and ePals Corporation have partnered to combine the McGraw-Hill Networks digital social studies learning program for grades 6-12 with ePals global community and social learning platform.

The 6 Key Drivers of Student Engagement

The best way to drive student achievement is to meaningfully connect with students. The best way to do that is through technology.

Teambox Launches On-Premise Collaboration Platform

Teambox has released a new collaboration and communication platform called Teambox On-Premise, which is designed to be installed behind an organization's firewall.

Top Interactive Devices for Student Collaboration

Interactive devices can inspire student collaboration--but only when coupled with inspired teaching.

Solving the PD Puzzle

From video lessons to full courses, there's an enormous amount of professional development available online. But where does it fit in with districts' existing delivery methods?

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