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. Looking for more in-depth coverage of important topics? Be sure to visit our Features page.
An organization that works with community colleges and their students to help them succeed will be testing the use of lecture capture to improve outcomes.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
Chalkable has launched a new digital learning platform, Chalkable Study Center, designed to bring together information, content and other tools for personalized learning.
Topics will include how to get funding for classroom technology, the science behind technology’s positive effects on learning, practical tips for improving engagement and collaboration, and facilitating real-time assessment.
- By Christopher Piehler
Sycamore Education has added more features to its student information system designed to improve integrate with Google Apps for Education.
Lawton Public Schools will begin using Infinite Campus’ District Edition SIS in the summer of 2016.
Darby High School in Darby, MT, has begun the new school year with a new digital music lab designed to teach students, beginning in the eighth grade, to be music producers.
NEC Display Solutions of America has introduced two new short-throw projectors designed to allow more collaboration among users.
The vast majority of parents welcome adaptive digital learning as part of their children's classroom learning experience, according to a survey from McGraw-Hill Education.
A new partnership between the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School and the Community College of Beaver County allows high school students to experience college-level courses and earn college credits.
Cumberland County Schools is expanding its "Global Communications Network," an initiative that allows students to virtually enroll in Advanced Placement, honors and credit recovery courses.