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Meriden, CT Schools: Developing an Online Equity Toolkit

Education Talk Radio Developing an online equity toolkit: an award-winning idea from our guest, Jennifer Ward, a very innovative teacher in Meriden, Connecticut. Listen to the interview below:

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Landmark College: Higher Ed That Fosters Neuro-Diversity in the Workforce

Education Talk Radio Landmark College is a valuable resource for preK-12 educators working with students who learn differently. As corporate America strives to maintain an increasingly neuro-diverse workforce, Landmark College also serves the greater good. Listen to the interview here:

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CCSSO Presents the National Teacher of the Year, 2018

Education Talk Radio Congratulations to Mandy Manning, teacher at Spokane’s Newcomer Center who’s working with immigrant and refugee children. Listen to the interview here:

SchoolCity® and Texthelp® Announce Partnership to Provide Best of Class Accessibility Accommodations in Support of Equity in Education
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SchoolCity® and Texthelp® Announce Partnership to Provide Best of Class Accessibility Accommodations in Support of Equity in Education

SANTA CLARA, CA (July 13, 2018) —SchoolCity, a premier assessment solution provider, announced its partnership with Texthelp, provider of Read&Write and SpeechStream literacy and language support solutions for education. This partnership brings together two companies dedicated to providing literacy accommodations, accessibility and designated supports to students with defined needs. SchoolCity integrates support tools from Texthelp’s […]

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Provider Profile: Quillsoft

Quillsoft Ltd. (Toronto, ON) is a software company that arose from commercialization efforts by a consortium of Ontario-based researchers of rehabilitation technologies in the 1990s. Founded in 2000 by Dr. Fraser Shein, in partnership with Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Quillsoft specializes in creating and distributing reading and writing literacy tools. Stemming from its R&D […]

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Smoothwall Acquires Future Digital

The acquisition adds to Smoothwall’s market-leading web filtering and safeguarding solutions as it expands its presence in the UK, US and internationally – now covering over 10,000 schools. CHARLOTTE, NC (June 15, 2018) — Smoothwall, the market-leading developer of web filtering and monitoring solutions, has today announced it has acquired digital safeguarding company Future Digital. The […]

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Concentric Sky Announces the Launch of Badgr Pathways

Concentric Sky is pleased to announce the launch of Badgr Pathways. With Pathways, badges from any Open Badges compliant platform can be stacked together in alignment with competency frameworks. Learners have an easy-to-understand map view of where they are in a curriculum. And just like they can share badges, learners can share their Pathway progress – including […]

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SETDA Announces Partnership With EdTech Startups Offering Wide Variety of K-12 Education Solutions

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA), the principal membership association representing U.S. state and territorial digital learning leaders, announced today its sixth annual cohort of Emerging Private Sector Partners. These innovative education technology startups were selected through a competitive application process and will be introduced as a […]