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by Mentoring Minds On 10/23/2014

National K-12 Publisher Develops Standards-Aligned Instructional Solution for Building Critical-Thinking Skills in Today’s Classrooms

by C. Blohm & Associates On 10/23/2014

NEW YORK, NY – Oct. 23, 2014 – Triumph Learning, producer of critically acclaimed K-12 texts and interactive digital tools, has been named as one of the “20 Most Promising Tech Solution Providers” for the education sector by CIO Review. Selected from more than 500 companies, Triumph Learning was recognized for providing solutions for the education sector and helping its customers solve the challenges they face on a daily basis.

by Charlotte Andrist, Nickel Communications On 10/23/2014

WHAT: FREE webinar on using itslearning's personalized learning platform to address students' unique learning styles  WHO: Rachel Hanson, former I3 tech coordinator for Forsyth County (GA) Schools  WHEN: Thursday, October 30 from 4:00-4:45 PM EDT  REGISTER:

by Pearson On 10/22/2014

Saddleback’s Collection of Books on Contemporary Topics That Engage Struggling Readers Now Available on iLit Reading Intervention Program

by C. Blohm & Associates On 10/21/2014

The clock is ticking, and school districts are running out of time to acquire the audio equipment required to administer Common Core assessments this spring. Many districts have not ordered the tech resources needed for the new tests, and the longer they procrastinate, the more difficult it will be to procure the equipment. To make the process less stressful for district administrators, Califone International LLC is going the extra mile. The premier manufacturer of quality audio technology for schools introduces a new headphone, earbud and headset program guaranteeing in-time shipment of the essential audio equipment that districts need for spring assessments.  

by Netop On 10/21/2014

New App from Netop Makes Teaching in iPad Classrooms Easier, More Effective

by C. Blohm & Associates On 10/21/2014

Cincinnati, Ohio (Oct. 21, 2014) – Scenario Learning, LLC, the leading developer of safety and compliance solutions for schools, colleges and workplaces, earned anEducation Software Review (EDDIE) Award for its higher education online staff training program, SafeColleges Training. The company took home top prize in the “postsecondary online safety training” category.

by Charlotte Andrist, Nickel Communications On 10/21/2014

Newly Released Touch Board with Touch 360° Interactivity Allows up to Six Simultaneous Users   Cambridge, MA – Oct. 21, 2014 – With its entry into the interactive touch board market, Mimio has expanded its award-winning MimioClassroom™ suite of products to a full range of interactive teaching technology options for collaborative activities and lessons. The company's newest addition, the MimioBoard™ touch board, features six-point Touch 360° interactivity – the highest number of standard touch points available – for best-in-class performance.

by C. Blohm & Associates On 10/16/2014

NEW YORK, NY – October 16, 2014 – Triumph Learning, producer of critically acclaimed K-12 instructional materials and interactive digital tools, announces Waggle for the Smarter Balance Assessment Consortium (SBAC). The SBAC assessments in Waggle include 26 different item types that students will see on the SBAC assessments including Part A and Part B problems and performance tasks.   

by Pearson On 10/14/2014

Pearson Study Conducted by Harris Poll Reveals Significant Accessibility Challenges Among Elementary, Middle and High School Classrooms

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