K-12 Educational Technology News

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


Kensington Debuts Charge and Sync Cabinet For Tablets in Rugged Cases

Kensington has released a new Charge and Sync Cabinet designed to hold 10 tablets with most commercially available rugged cases.

Tutor.com Introduces Spanish Language Help

Students can now connect to Spanish language tutors 24/7 via Tutor.com.

CEP Releases Common Core Research Agenda

As part of a project to connect research on Common Core State Standards (CCSS) to policy and practice, authors Diane Stark Rentner and Maria Ferguson met with state and local education policymakers to find out their memberships’ research and data needs around the Common Core.

Pennsylvania District Saves $50,000 Annually with E-Payments

Pennsylvania's Downingtown Area School District has adopted an electronic payment system in an effort to streamline processes and reduce costs.

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.

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