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  • Bolstering Support for High Needs Students with Technology

    For teachers in the Thunder Bay Catholic School District, it's not a question of if they will get the chance to teach an autistic or "high-needs" student. It's a matter of when it will happen. "Within the last five years we've charted an alarming rate of students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) entering the school system," said Joel Godecki, ASD project director for the 8,000-student Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board in Northwestern Ontario.


Ed Tech News

  • Pittsburgh Charter School To Test Project TEACH

    Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School (ULGPCS) has will beta test a new Web-based classroom management suite called Project TEACH (Together Everyone ACHieves) during the second half of the 2009-2010 school year.

  • DPI Ships Multi-Format Switcher/Scaler

    Digital Projection International (DPI) has started shipping the VIP 3000, a multi-format switcher with image processor.

  • Microsoft Enters K-12 Desktop Virtualization Market with MultiPoint Server

    Microsoft has joined the desktop virtualization fray with the launch of Windows MultiPoint Server 2010, an application that allows multiple users to access their own computer sessions at the same time through a shared computer. Each user has a monitor, keyboard, and USB mouse. The company said it expects the new program to appeal to budget-conscious educational customers, particularly schools and libraries.

  • Luidia Upgrades Interactive Whiteboard Features

    Luidia has announced enhancements to the software included with its eBeam Edge for Education interactive whiteboard technology, as well as its new offer of a seven-year warranty on all eBeam Edge products.

  • Mitsubishi Expands Portable HD Projector Line

    Mitsubishi Electronics America's Presentation Products Division has introduced two portable high-definition projectors.

  • NEC Launches 70-Inch Digital Signage Display

    NEC Display Solutions of America has announced the 70-inch P701 LCD display for digital signage.

  • NSTA, netTrekker Partner To Serve Up Science Teaching Resources

    The National Science Teachers Association has announced a joint effort with netTrekker to deploy professional development resources in science and engineering.

  • netTrekker Launches Video Contest

    A vendor that sells a K-12 search tool is offering scholarships to a national educational conference that takes place in Denver in June. netTrekker, which sells netTrekker d.i., is inviting educators to create videos that show "Personalized Learning in Action," for a chance to win one of two $1,500 scholarships to cover attendance and expenses to this year's International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2010.