Smoothwall
Industry News

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 […]

Concentric - Badgr Open Badges
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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 […]

SEDTA
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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 […]

Industry News

Education Media Platform Addresses Accessibility, Compliance, and Equity Challenges

CORNISH, ME (May 15, 2018) — AC&E Education today announced the launch of a new media platform, Accessibility, Compliance, and Equity in Education (AC&E). The digital publication and website will provide the pre-K–20 market with concrete information and practical resources written by education and industry experts. The quarterly digital publication will launch during the first week […]

Quillsoft
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ReaderQ software launched

Helping you paraphrase and study while reducing plagiarism Toronto, ON, May 9, 2018 — Quillsoft launched ReaderQ software extension for the Chrome browser, in English and French, as a tool to help you paraphrase text from the web while reducing plagiarism. Many people, from students to political speech writers, fall into the trap of copying […]

Equity and Gifted Education
Podcasts

Equity and Gifted Education

Education Talk Radio Dr. Jonathan Plucker, from the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth and President-Elect of The National Association for Gifted Children, discusses the importance of equity for children performing at more advanced levels of comprehension. Listen to the interview here: