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Virginia’s Henry County Public Schools Launches New Partnership with Discovery Education Supporting District’s Strategic Plan Inspire 2025

Digital Resources and Professional Learning Opportunities Coming to Classrooms This School Year Set to Energize Technology-Rich Learning Environments Silver Spring, MD (July 11, 2019) — Virginia’s Henry County Public Schools (HCPS) recently announced a new multiyear partnership with Discovery Education, the global leader in standards-aligned digital curriculum resources, engaging content, and professional learning for K-12 classrooms. This new collaboration Read More…

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Anacortes School District to Implement the Boxlight Classroom Solution Districtwide

LAWRENCEVILLE (July 9, 2019) – As part of its initiative to “engage every student every day in real work that matters,” Anacortes School District (ASD) in the state of Washington is expanding use of the total classroom solution from Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL) from its high school to all classrooms in the district. The new Read More…

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Boxlight Unveils the MimioClarity Classroom Audio Distribution System at ISTE 2019

Innovation continues as Boxlight Expands its Full Classroom Technology Offerings LAWRENCEVILLE (June 20, 2019) – Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL), with its longstanding history of being the first to introduce the latest technology and tools teachers and students need to enable engaging learning environments, is once again leading the way with the debut of MimioClarity at Read More…

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Funds For Learning ‘E-rate Trends Report’ Reveals Rapidly Growing Need for Broadband

Record-breaking 1,700-plus responses from E-rate applicants shows continued value of funding for schools and libraries EDMOND, OKLA. (June 24, 2019) – In an effort to understand how E-rate funding can best serve modern needs of applicants and deliver feedback to the Federal Communications Commission, Funds For Learning releases findings from its ninth annual E-Rate Trends Read More…

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An Interview With Dr. Gregory Firn, Chief Operating Officer of Robokind

Dr. Gregory Firn serves as the Chief Operating Officer for RoboKind. With over 33 years of experience in education, Greg has done everything from teaching to running entire school districts. Greg’s deep experience and passion for helping under-served children has been instrumental in helping RoboKind develop the products and strategies that will successfully serve the Read More…

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MERGE EDU Wins ISTE 2019 Best of Show Award

PHILADELPHIA, June 26, 2019 – MERGE has been awarded a Tech & Learning ISTE 2019 Best of Show award for its MERGE EDU software platform. Tech & Learning is a leading EdTech media publication and its ISTE 2019 Best of Show Awards celebrate those products and services exhibited at ISTE that show the greatest promise according Read More…

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New Discovery Education Experience—Delivering Personalized Curated Digital Curriculum Resources, Research-Based Instructional Strategies, and Collaboration Tools—Available for Preview July 1

Engaging All Students with Real-World Learning Opportunities, Discovery Education Experience Becomes Available to Educators at the Beginning of the 2019-2020 School Year Silver Spring, Md. (June 24, 2019) —Beginning July 1, users of Discovery Education Streaming will have the opportunity to preview the new Discovery Education Experience, which becomes available to schools and educators nationwide at the beginning Read More…

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Age of Learning Introduces First-of-Their-Kind Reading Level Assessments in ReadingIQ, Helping Build Literacy Skills by Seamlessly Matching Young Readers to Expert-Curated Books at the Appropriate Reading Level

Award-winning digital library and literacy platform also adds comprehension quizzes and Accelerated Reader® levels, in addition to Lexile® and Guided Reading levels, enhancing engagement and comprehension (Los Angeles) June 24, 2019 – Leading education innovator Age of Learning today announced the launch of Reading Level Assessments and other enhancements to its award-winning digital library and Read More…

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MERGE Object Viewer Wins Best App for Teaching & Learning 2019

WASHINGTON DC, June 22, 2019 – MERGE has been awarded an American Association of School Librarians award for Best App for Teaching & Learning at the Americal Library Association Annual Conference. The Object Viewer app converts 3D models and designs into virtual objects you can hold on the MERGE Cube. This includes models created in popular Read More…

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Renaissance Acquires Student-Centered, Teacher-Driven Math Solution

The edtech leader has acquired Freckle Education to enhance its offerings with differentiated math, science and social studies solutions. WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WI —May 20, 2019— Renaissance®, a global leader in pre-K–12 education technology, today announced that it has acquired Freckle Education, a company that provides a differentiation platform for all four core subjects: math, social Read More…