ISTE 2013 Buyer's Guide

5/31/2013 By:


 
 
 
ALEKS CORPORATION
BOXLIGHT INC
BRAIN PARADE, LLC
CRESTRON ELECTRONICS
PEARSON GRADPOINT
PEARSON SUCCESSMAKER
PEARSON WRITETOLEARN
PEARSON ONLINE LEARNING EXCHANGE
PEARSON READING MATURITY METRIC
PEARSON SCHOOLNET INSTRUCTIONAL IMPROVEMENT SYSTEM
PEARSON ZEOS
PEARSON AIMSWEB
ROLAND SYSTEMS GROUP
SAFARI MONTAGE
STEELCASE EDUCATIONAL SOLUTIONS
STONEWARE, INC.
TEXTHELP, INC.
Z-BAND, INC.
 

 
ALEKS Corporation
ISTE Booth #11071
Contact: info@aleks.com
ALEKS offers an innovative, online math learning and assessment solution for grades 3-12. Correlated to the Common Core Standards, ALEKS provides each student with personalized instruction on Ready to Learn Topics to quickly fill in knowledge gaps and ensure success in learning new material.


BOXLIGHT Inc.
ISTE Booth #13082
Contact: sales@boxlight.com, 360.464.2119
For nearly 30 years, BOXLIGHT has been developing, manufacturing, and servicing both interactive and standard projectors. We sell and service projectors for schools, government agencies, house of worship and everyone in between. Customer Service is available 24|7|365 via telephone - located in our corporate headquarters outside of Seattle.


Brain Parade, LLC
ISTE Booth: Ed Tech Start-up Pavilion
Contact: Brain Parade, LLC, 1177 High Ridge Road, Suite 109, Stamford, CT 06905, info@brainparade.com
Brain Parade’s See.Touch.Learn. is an award-winning visual learning and assessment solution for children with autism and special needs. The iPad application, includes thousands of high-quality images and lessons. Parents, teachers, therapists easily create custom instruction using our images or their own, and share in the Brain Parade Community with 350,000 others.


Crestron Electronics
ISTE Booth #7250
Contact: education@crestron.com, 15 Volvo Drive, Rockleigh, NJ 07647, 800-237-2041
Crestron makes classroom technology simple and budget-friendly so you can focus on teaching. Easy to use, easy to access and easy to support. Teachers and students can leverage in-class collaboration using laptops, tablets, and interactive whiteboards. Connect, share and display content across campus. All on a single fully-integrated platform.


CTB/McGraw-Hill
ISTE Booth #11180
Contact: 800.538.9547
Founded in 1926 to “help the teacher help the child,” today CTB/McGraw-Hill ranks among education’s leading assessment partners. Our programs and services are recognized for excellence and innovation and encompass diagnostic, summative, interim and formative, performance-based, and observational assessments for learners of all ages.


Edmentum
ISTE Booth #9212
Contact: info@edmentum.com or 800-447-5286
Edmentum, Inc. is a leading provider of online learning solutions designed to drive learner achievement for academic and career success. With more than 50 years of experience driving significant advances in the industry, Edmentum offers a wide variety of innovative solutions to empower 21st century teaching and learning.


eInstruction
ISTE Booth #10188
Contact: Sales@einstruction.com or 866.496.4949, or contact a local authorized eInstruction sales partner
eInstruction offers educators a family of software, student response systems, interactive whiteboards, mobile interactive whiteboards, data reporting and analysis tools, and high-quality assessment content. These products increase student engagement, provide real-time feedback, and enable educators to assess comprehension and customize lessons in thousands of classrooms around the world.


ELMO USA CORP.
ISTE Booth #13090
Contact: 1-800-947-3566, 9am-5pm (EST) Mon-Fri, elmo@elmousa.com
Since 1921, Elmo Co., Ltd has focused on the future of lmaging technologies, with special emphasis on how they can be used to improve learning in the classroom. At ELMO we strive to deliver innovative, affordable products that result in obvious benefits to our customers and wider community. ELMO is now acknowledged as a leading innovator and Classroom Solution provider to the Education market across the globe.


Gaggle
ISTE Booth #11216
Contact: sales@gaggle.net or 800-288-7750
Gaggle's cloud based environment leverages the popularity of social networking and virtual communication, collaboration, and productivity tools designed specifically for K-12 education. Accessible at school and on-the-go, Gaggle provides access control and monitored filtration of content, with the highest degree of CIPA compliance.


itslearning, Inc.
ISTE Booth #6190
Contact: 1.888.853.2761 or briefing@itslearning.com
itslearning is a personalized learning platform designed to make teaching easier, learning more engaging, and parent involvement more effective and efficient. Nearly 2.5 million educators worldwide depend on itslearning to help shape, support, and manage a more personalized learning environment for 21st Century Learners. itslearning – it’s teaching made easier!


Mackin Education Resources
ISTE Booth #9248
For 30 years, Mackin Educational Resources has provided library and classroom materials for grades K-12. Working with over 18,000 publishers and a database of close to 3 million titles, Mackin supplies print books, eBooks, online educational databases, audio books, video resources and more, along with eResource management and custom collection analysis services. Admired throughout the world as a priceless resource of educational materials, their name has become synonymous with attentive, world-class service.


NetSupport, Inc.
ISTE Booth #9254
Contact: Allison Hedges, a.hedges@netsupport-inc.com, Phone: 770-205-4456, Fax: 770-205-4462
NetSupport’s classroom management solution delivers a powerful combination of monitoring, real-time presentation, and collaboration tools that are guaranteed to enrich any IT lesson while simultaneously reducing instructional technology costs. Making it easier for instructors to teach with technology, NetSupport School now offers support for Chromebooks, iPads, and Android devices.


Panasonic
ISTE Booth #6420
Contact: Nicole Neiman, Outbound Sales Rep., 877-826-6560 x575, Nicole.Neiman@ext.us.panasonic.com
Panasonic empowers educators to improve student outcomes. We custom engineer solutions for your specific needs and fully integrate our technology across hardware, software and service platforms, all backed by world-class support and warranties. The suite of Panasonic solutions includes projectors, professional displays, HDVC, mobile computing, security systems and office communications.


PEARSON GradPoint
ISTE Booth #11159
GradPoint™ is the most intuitive, cost-effective, and comprehensive digital learning solution for grades 6–12 available today. With GradPoint, you can reduce dropout rates, meet on-time graduation targets, engage your learners with media-rich courses, and prepare all students for college and career.
 
PEARSON SuccessMaker
ISTE Booth #11159
SuccessMaker® is educational software that differentiates and personalizes K–8 reading and math instruction. Every aspect of SuccessMaker is singularly focused on the individual needs and desires of real students and educators, allowing you to effectively address individual learning needs while supporting the instructional goals of your school or district.
 
PEARSON WriteToLearn
ISTE Booth #11159
WriteToLearn® is a web-based teaching tool that effectively links the skills of writing and reading for middle and high school learners. Assignments combine essay and summary writing activities with immediate, targeted feedback and assessment is automated, so students and teachers receive detailed guidance. WriteToLearn also addresses the new common core standards for English Language Arts with an emphasis on understanding and expressing informational content through the use of summarization.
 
PEARSON Online Learning Exchange
ISTE Booth #11159
Online Learning Exchange™ offers you an environment where high-quality content combined with flexible tools enable you to exchange ideas, collaborate, and improve your teaching and your students’ learning experience. Build lessons easily, share your latest work, and discuss your areas of interest with others. Online Learning Exchange—our content, your content, all in one place.
 
PEARSON Reading Maturity Metric
ISTE Booth #11159
Pearson’s Reading Maturity Metric™ (RMM) is a new and 30% more accurate measure of text complexity. RMM scores passages with both 3-12 grade levels and Common Core Grade Bands and is the only text complexity measure that accounts for reading comprehension—a key component of CCSS ELA standards. This free resource can help educators align curriculum to new college readiness standards and personalize learning for each student.
 
PEARSON Schoolnet Instructional Improvement System
ISTE Booth #11159
Schoolnet is a centralized platform that enhances teaching and learning with tools to support formative and benchmark assessments, reporting and analysis, lesson planning, curriculum management, response to intervention and educator development. Build your teacher's resource library in Schoolnet with such programs as Pearson's Reading Street Common Core, enVisionMATH Common Core, or chose from a growing list of Pearson content partners. With Schoolnet, educators have access to all the tools they need in a single location to teach, assess, diagnose, and deliver targeted instruction in the classroom.
 
PEARSON Zeos
ISTE Booth #11159 
Zeos is fun Common Core practice for students in grades 3-10 made simple for teachers. Zeos simplifies the process of preparing for high-stakes assessments. Student challenges are built from a pool of thousands of practice assessment items that directly support state and Common Core standards. Students complete assigned, VS, or custom challenges to earn coins to customize their avatars. Teachers assign challenges in ELA, math, science, and social studies and track mastery by standard.
 
PEARSON aimsweb
ISTE Booth #11159
aimsweb® is the leading assessment and RTI solution in K-12 schools—a complete web-based solution for universal screening, progress monitoring, and data management. aimsweb measures overall performance of foundational skills for each grade and draws upon over 30 years of scientific research demonstrating its versatility to provide accurate prediction of reading and math achievement and its sensitivity to growth.
 
Launching fall 2013, the new aimsweb delivers the same powerful data through a brand new, state-of-the-art interface.


Roland Systems Group
ISTE Booth #14087
Contact: 800-380-2580 or info@rolandsystemsgroup.com
Roland Systems Group is an industry leader in live to Internet video production tools for educational environments. The Roland VR-5, Roland VR-3, and V-40HD switchers are ideal for sports broadcasting, distance learning, flipped learning, drama production, news media production or any live produced content for streaming or recording.


SAFARI Montage
ISTE Booth #13192
Contact: cs@safarimontage.com or 800-843-4549
SAFARI Montage provides school districts with an integrated Learning Object Repository, Video Streaming Library, Media Delivery System and Digital Learning Platform. It is interoperable with most classroom technology and enterprise systems, including LMSs, and provides a single interface for users to access and manage digital resources from school or home.


Steelcase Education Solutions
ISTE Booth #12210
Contact: Kim Allen, kallen1@steelcase.com
As lifelong learners, Steelcase Education Solutions aims to make a difference in education. For students, educators and designers, we work to create the most effective, rewarding and inspiring learning spaces. As a dedicated group within Steelcase exclusively focused on education, we bring evidence-based design, technology and furniture solutions to education environments, wherever learning happens.


Stoneware, Inc.
ISTE Booth #11086
Contact: sales@stone-ware.com or 888-473-9485
Stoneware, Inc. provides cloud computing and classroom management software. Stoneware’s Unified Cloud Platform allows IT to provide users with access to files, applications, and reports from a universal webDesktop. With the acquisition of LanSchool in 2011, Stoneware provides award-winning classroom management software known for being reliable, simple, and easy-to-use


Texthelp Inc.
ISTE Booth #7295
Contact: 888-248-0652 / u.s.info@texthelp.com
Texthelp’s flexible Read&Write literacy software solutions for the Desktop, Cloud, and iPad help struggling readers and writers and English Language Learners access the support tools they need at school, work, or home. Read&Write ensures every learner has the tools necessary to reach their potential, build confidence and independence, and succeed.


Z-Band, Inc.
Contact: John Rinaldo, johnr@z-band.com, 717-249-2606 x 114
Z-Band is a Veteran-Owned Small Business that sells the industry leading RF Broadband Video Distribution System that broadcasts CATV/HDTV, satellite, internally generated video, and other video-on-demand (VOD) services over twisted pair/Category cable.
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