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.
Michio Kaku has an emphatic message for educators: We are rapidly entering what he terms the "fourth-wave" of scientific advancement, and it's the duty of educators to prepare young people to survive and thrive in the radically different milieu that portends.
Imagine Learning has added new features to its core product, a software program designed to help students, often learning English for the first time, with their literacy and language skills. The latest version of Imagine Learning provides teachers with a number of new assessment tools and students with new content and learning tools.
ProQuest is adding almost 30 million pages of digitized materials to its Historical Collections program this year.
Microsoft has donated $3.4 million in software and services to the New England Center for Children (NECC), an institute that provides education and research for children with autism.
The Grand Prairie Independent School District has deployed hyper-local weather detection equipment at five of its schools.
The Northwest Evaluation Association has launched a new series of reports for its Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) assessments in an effort to help educators better support academic growth.
Performance Matters has launched the Performance Matters Platform, a new tool designed to bring together teacher professional development and student assessment.
Delta Education has launched the Full Option Science System Next Generation Middle School curriculum, a continuation of its FOSS Next Generation K-5 program.
About 20,000 people attended ISTE 2016 in Denver this year. Here are the main takeaways.
Flipped Learning Worldwide Radio promises to deliver flipped classroom next practices on demand.