The company’s new product allows instructors to incorporate digital and 3D content into the classroom that is mapped to national science curriculum.
When it comes to technology-related professional development for teachers of students with special needs, a wide variety of options are available.
An elementary school in Southern California will be the first to experience an online state park program that uses a tablet-outfitted mobile studio.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
PresenceLearning, a provider of live, online therapy services, has released Lightyear, a newly re-designed therapy program that offers high fidelity and live health sessions while reportedly putting less demand on school network bandwidth. The program is designed so that more schools — particularly schools in areas with limited access to high-speed Internet — can gain access to PresenceLearning’s extensive network of clinicians to assist students with special needs.
HP and Google have collaborated to produce the new HP Chromebook 13, an ultra-thin laptop powered by the sixth generation Intel Core processor. The all-metal Chromebook 13 is only 12.9 millimeters (0.5 inches) thick when closed and weighs 2.86 pounds.
Google has released another update for Classroom, its learning management tool that integrates with Google Apps for Education.
Registration has opened for the 2016 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology, a nationwide science research competition for high school students. Scholarships of $1,000 to $100,000 will be awarded to winners.
Smart Technologies has entered a major software contract with United Independent School District.
The University of California, Davis recently brought an augmented reality (AR) sandbox to students at Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science to help them learn about Earth science and watersheds.
ThingLink, provider of an interactive media platform, has unveiled a new multimedia editor designed to allow users to annotate 360-degree images and videos and view them in virtual reality.