K-12 Educational Technology News

All news articles from the THE Journal editorial team, in chronological order.


Casio Debuts Lampfree Ultra Short Throw Projector for Classrooms

Casio has debuted a new 3,100-lumen ultra short throw projector for education facilities.

Sookasa Launches 'Compliance-as-a-Service' Tool

Sookasa has introduced Sookasa Cloud Compliance Service, a "compliance-as-a-service" tool that helps educational institutions maintain FERPA compliance by encrypting files on cloud services and mobile devices.

ePals, Smithsonian Partner on Junior Folklorist Challenge

ePals has partnered with the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural History to launch the Junior Folklorist Challenge.

Remind101 Adds Attachments to Free Messaging Service

Remind101, a free messaging service for teachers, has been updated with the ability to attach assignments, photos, documents and other files to messages.

Report: As PC Shipments Continue To Lag, Android Dominates

Global device shipments will improve 6.9 percent over the previous year to reach 4.8 billion units in 2014, according to a new report from market research form Gartner.

Power PDF Offers Commenting, Review and Side-by-Side Document Comparison

Nuance Communications has released Power PDF, a PDF creation tool designed as an alternative to Adobe Acrobat.

MindPlay Updates its FLRT Reading Trainer

FLRT is designed to help students improve their reading level and speed after using the program for at least 10 hours.

Seton Hill U, Blended Schools to Deliver Dual Credit Online Foreign Language Courses

High school students can earn college credits in one of four foreign languages this summer, thanks to a new partnership between Seton Hall University and online curriculum provider Blended Schools Network.

Tech Talent South Offers Tuition Matching for Teachers Learning To Code

Tech Talent South, an Atlanta-based company that provides entry-level Web development and coding education, has launched news initiatives designed to get teachers and women involved in the technology community.

McGraw-Hill Brings Create Publishing Platform to K-12

McGraw-Hill is making its custom-publishing tool, Create, available to K-12 schools and districts.

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