The Saskatchewan Ministry of Education has purchased two-year licenses for collections of digital literacy resources for all teachers and classrooms in the province.
zSpace has unveiled new software applications for its zSpace STEM Lab, an interactive, virtual education platform for K-12 students.
Net Texts, a free, Web-based library of open educational resources, has developed an extension for Chromebooks and the Chrome browser.
Insight Enterprises, a technology reseller and technology consulting company, launched Insight ON: Education, a new digital information website with news and explainers on a variety of topics, like Common Core and mobile devices, with the goal of helping educators use technology to improve teaching and learning.
- By Stephen Noonoo
At the International Society for Technology in Education Conference and Expo this week in Atlanta, Rand McNally launched a digital world atlas aimed at the education market. The online service, dubbed Rand McNally World Atlas, provides thousands of dynamic maps with data overlays, cross-curricular content and standards support.
A statewide open educational resources program in Utah is piloting digital learning content for science instruction in grades 3-12.
Schools that use both netTrekker and Safari Montage now have the ability to access educational resources through both services using a single federated search.
Palo Alto Unified School District has recently gone public with its deployment of an online programming curriculum.
Net Texts has launched a Chrome extension that allows teachers to download courses and units created from open educational resources.
Gale has added 10 new resources, comprising millions of pages, to its digital collections program for academic libraries.