PBS and WGBH have launched PBS LearningMedia, a free media service for teachers, students, and families.
Digital curriculum and test preparation company Shmoop has added shmoints, 1,549 new literature quizzes and school leaderboards to its website.
Sokikom has launched a massively multiplayer online math game, also called Sokikom, for students in grades 1 through 6.
Cengage Learning has acquired National Geographic's digital and print school publishing unit in an expansion of a partnership launched in 2007.
Social networking and online chatting might be a distraction for some, but the makers of the online course management system Prof-desk are using Web-based collaborative tools to connect teachers and students to assignments and to each other--for free.
- By Kerry Sullivan
Source for Learning has launched TeachersFirst 3.0, the latest version of its free site for teacher resources and professional development.
Arcademic Skill Builders has added a subscription option, Arcademics Plus, to their free online educational game service.
The Turning Foundation, NBC Learn, and Turning Technologies have chosen 10 recipients for the Spring 2011 Classroom Improvement Technology Grant.
Zachariah Chou and Tyler Kapadia have won the first DimensionU Games National Scholarship Tournament.
Learning.com is offering free one-year trials of Imagine Mars, the company's online project designed to engage students in science learning.