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.
The physical location of data will become "increasingly irrelevant" over the next several years and will be replaced by other notions of location at most organizations by 2020, according to a new report, "The Snowden Effect: Data Location Matters," by market research firm Gartner.
Oak Park and River Forest High School will adopt a warehouse solution to manage data, analytics and reports.
McGraw-Hill Education has unveiled a Professional Learning Environment designed to allow teachers to take control of their own professional development.
CTL has introduced its new CTL Education Chromebook, a lightweight and rugged 11.6-inch laptop based on Intel Education's reference design.
zSpace has unveiled new software applications for its zSpace STEM Lab, an interactive, virtual education platform for K-12 students.
Panasonic has developed a mobile computing device designed specifically for K-12 education.
Apple's latest iTunes U release adds new tools for building and experiencing educational content on an iPad.
Knowledge Delivery Systems, a provider of professional development for K-12, has debuted its new Professional Learning Platform.
Net Texts, a free, Web-based library of open educational resources, has developed an extension for Chromebooks and the Chrome browser.
Nervanix, a new education neuroscience startup, has released a new application that monitors student attention levels via an EEF headset as they study and guides them to revisit concepts where they lost focus.
- By Stephen Noonoo