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K-12 Technology News

Here you'll find the latest news from the education technology world, from the newest hardware and software releases to policy and funding updates to research reports to school and district tech initiatives.


Pluralsight Launches Free Online HTML Course for Kids

Pluralsight, a company that provides online training for professionals in technology and creatie fields, has added a new coding course to its kids' library, Teaching Kids: Basic HTML Part 1.

Education Will Boost Chromebook Sales to 5.2 Million Units in 2014

Chromebook shipments will hit 5.2 million units this year, largely on the strength of the education market, according to a new report.

Online Tool Lets Teachers Develop and Track Behavior Plans

Next month, Rethink, a special education technology company, will release a new tracking tool for monitoring and conducting behavior assessments for both mobile and web platforms.

Storyboard That Offers ELA Teacher Guides

Designed to help teachers use storyboards as an educational tool, each of the guides is focused on a specific unit like Greek Mythology, a famous literary work like Macbeth or an American classic like “The Raven.”

Adaptive Math Software Joins PEAK Personalized Learning Platform

Fuel Education is adding a new piece of adaptive math software, called LearnBop, to its PEAK personalized learning platform that aggregates multiple learning resources to help instructors customize courses for students.

Imagine Learning Partners with Scantron on Personalized Learning

Imagine Learning has partnered with Scantron in an effort to improve individualized instruction.

GumDrop Cases Introduces FoamTech Series for Tablets

The cases, made of lightweight, recycled EVA foam, feature a handle that doubles as a stand that can position tablets for viewing and typing.

Airwolf Rolls Out Expandable Entry-Level 3D Printer for Education

Airwolf 3D has started shipping a new entry-level 3D printer that comes in around $2,300 and boasts a build envelope of 1,100 cubic inches.

Google's Free LMS 'Classroom' Goes Live

Google's free learning management system, Google Classroom, is now in full release and is being made available today to all Apps for Education customers.

National Science Teachers Association Kicks off 2014 Teacher Awards

The National Science Teachers Association has opened its 2014 Teacher Awards Program, with 20 different awards for more than 50 teachers at stake.

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