Taylor High School has deployed a renewable energy system that brings together solar and wind power in an effort to reduce costs and teach students about sustainable energy.
Sales of gaming consules are up, according to a new market forecast from International Data Corporation, which predicts that shipments in 2013 will top the approximately 33 million units shipped in 2012, bringing an end to a four-year downturn for the market segment that began in 2009.
Education WiFi provider Meru Networks is offering six new wireless networking bundles designed to cut hardware and support costs for schools.
A new Web portal launched this week aims to help students and teachers find resources and materials on STEM-related topics.
The Redondo Beach Unified School District will deploy a 1.6-megawatt district-wide solar photovoltaic system that will save $15 million in energy costs over 25 years.
ProProfs has released a major update to its assessment creation suite, Quiz Maker.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Scholastic have released the partial findings of their new report, Primary Sources: America's Teachers on Teaching in an Era of Change , which show that almost all teachers are aware of the Common Core State Standards and the majority of those in states adopting the standards are enthusiastic about the implementation.
Within eight years, consumers, businesses, universities, school systems, governments, and other organizations will be spending $8.9 trillion on the forecast 212 billion "things" that will make up the global "Internet of Things."
As part of its 25th anniversary, data security firm Trend Micro is offering grants to 12 K-12 schools and districts in the United States, including cash, in-kind contributions, and IT professional services.
Barco has drastically expanded its lineup of high-light-output, high-resolution projectors. The company launched nine new high-brightness projectors in its Present line, including the brightest single-chip DLP projector on the market, as well as a high-light-output three-chip projector, three collaborative projectors, and a free-standing 2 x 2 video wall.