The GeoSafari Talking Telescope by Educational Insights Inc. (www.educationalinsights.com) allows young students to explore the world of animals and outer space through a detachable telescope with 3X magnification. The telescope comes with 20 interactive slides from National Geographic and NASA, as well as a game mode with 200 facts and quizzes. In addition, the company's GeoSafari Phonics Pad, which is appropriate for ages 3 and up, features 128 interactive lessons on early learning readiness, phonics and beginning reading.
This article originally appeared in the 11/01/2003 issue of THE Journal.
Historically, K-12 School Systems have taken a “do-it-yourself” approach to deploying and managing their network infrastructure. However, K-12 leaders are starting to rethink this method as they look for ways to solve for a shortage of IT talent.