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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.


Fluke Updates Wi-Fi Survey and Analyzer Tools for 11ac

As new Wi-Fi standard 802.11ac begins to make inroads into schools, Fluke Networks is introducing updated editions of its tools for designing and troubleshooting wireless networks.

Chromebook Meant To Stand Rigor of Student Use Now on the Market

Senkatel has introduced a Chromebook specifically tailored for the K-12 classroom.

High School Students Create Mobile Apps at STEM Summer Camp

After participating in a two-week coding and design camp, 16 high school students from across New York recently debuted their own mobile apps as part of a two week summer camp designed to foster coding and design skills.

Mooresville Graded SD Uses MDM for Application and File Management

Mooresville Graded School District in North Carolina has implemented a mobile device management system to simplify management and distribution of applications and files for the district's laptops and tablets.

Blackboard Expands Transact Business with CardSmith Acquisition

Blackboard has acquired CardSmith, a competitor in the student debit card business.

BYU To Host Chip Camp for Students in Grades 7-8

Brigham Young University will host its first engineering and technology camp focused on computer chips, dubbed Chip Camp, next week.

Nonprofit, For-profit To Collaborate on Digital Career Readiness Curriculum

Roadtrip Nation and Hobsons will team up to create a self-directed digital program, tailored for different grade levels, to help students in school districts with high student-to-counselor ratios.

Canon Unveils 6 Large Format Printers

Six recently released printers from Canon promise faster printing speeds and upgraded software, particularly for mobile and cloud applications.

Three Indiana Districts Deploy Standard for Success Teacher Evaluation Software

For the 2014-2015 school year, Indianapolis Public Schools, the Metropolitan School District of Washington Township and Center Grove Community Schools will use the online, customizable educator evaluation and management software.

New BenQ Projector Supports BYOD

BenQ America has announced the MW665, a DLP projector designed for bring-your-own-device environments.

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