Amplify just unveiled their digital ELA curriculum for grades six, seven, and eight. “It took a long time in gestation...
Mar 3 2014, 6:21am CST
Source: School Library Journal
The New Media Consortium (NMC) and the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) have just published and posted the 2014 NMC Horizon Report K-12 Edition. This is the sixth edition of the report.
The full text report is linked below. You’ll also find a video summary of the report from NMC.
By the way, we were unable to find any mentions of the words librarian or library in the report.
The NMC Horizon Report ...
Full article at: School Library Journal
Jun 19 2014, 10:00am CDT
By Sari Factor Nearly three hours a day. That’s how much time the vast majority of children ages 3 to 7 spend using...
Feb 28 2014, 3:36pm CST
With 50 million public school students in America, technology holds much potential to transform schools. So why isn't it happe ...
Full article at: Forbes
Jun 16 2014, 12:10pm CDT
Julie Young’s guiding vision for the Florida Virtual School (FLVS) began in 1996 as she wrote the word “student” at the...
Feb 10 2014, 8:52am CST
An intuitive software solution for class and homework management that allows you to keep track of the progress scored by each student ...
Full article at: Softpedia
Jun 4 2014, 7:32pm CDT
Source: Market Place
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Venture capitalists are pouring money into educational technology. If last year's numbers are any indication, the amount of spending could double to more than $2 billion in 2014.
The above graphic uses data from the New Schools Venture Fund, a public charity that invests in educational technology. The Fund estimates that $452 million was invested in the category in 2013.
Each bubble represents one of 116 deals that New Schoo ...
Full article at: Market Place
May 28 2014, 4:04pm CDT
You can’t move out of New York without having to answer a barrage of questions seeking to justify such a move....
Feb 5 2014, 6:56am CST