Tech & Learning: What’s New – March 2015

Source Tech & Learning Software & Online 3RD QUOTE REPORT CARD AND BUDGET PLANNER (www.the3rdquote.com) 3rd Quote, an online community and marketplace that facilitates EdTech product discovery, research, evaluation, and purchasing has announced two new features: Report Card an

Tech & Learning: Defined STEM

Source: Tech & Learning The Defined STEM Web site contains a comprehensive set of K-12 cross-curricular resources and lessons that focus on the skills needed for the 21st Century. Quality and Effectiveness:Teachers can login to the site and search by keyword or select a performanc

eSchool News: Miami-Dade partners with myON for literacy goals

Source: eSchool News District aims to transform learning through personalized approach to literacy Florida’s Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the fourth largest school district in the United States, is implementing myON in all 250 of the district’s K-8 schools for the 2014-2015 schoo

The Learning Counsel: Crank up the volume! Using Music for Learning Success

Source: The Learning Counsel By Vinod Lobo | CEO & Founder of Learning Upgrade What does curriculum look like for today’s students? Ask them, and they’ll probably tell you it’s a combination of the same old textbooks, worksheets, web videos of a teacher at a chal

Tech & Learning – School CIO: Iowa City Community Schools Implements New Communication Platform using GuideK12’s SchoolSearch tool

Source: Tech & Learning – School CIO Iowa City Community Schools has completed the process of designing, approving and announcing  new elementary boundaries for the 2015-2016 school year. To communicate these changes, the district is using GuideK12’s SchoolSearch™, a school

Tech & Learning – School CIO: Bridgeport Public Schools Expands Use of myON

Source: Tech & Learning – School CIO Bridgeport Public Schools in Bridgeport, CT, announces the expansion of their partnership with myON, a personalized digital literacy platform providing students online and offline access to over 7,000 authentic digital books. As the secon

edtech digest: Cool Tool | GuideK12 SchoolSearch

Source: edtech digest A powerful online tool for districts to communicate school location, boundaries and program options to families, GuideK12 SchoolSearch™ is an interactive platform offering numerous enhancements that enable parents to make smart decisions about their children and

eSchool News: 5 steps to move technology purchasing into the 21st century

Source: eSchool News Choosing and buying the right technology can be a daunting process, especially if you don’t know where to begin With marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay, Google Marketplace, AirBNB, and OpenTable, it’s quite conceivable to think purchasing educational technology for

SmartBlog on Education – Tech Tip: The best instructional technology specialists say ‘Yes!’

Source: SmartBlog on Education  Tech Tips is a content collaboration between SmartBrief Education and GreyED Solutions. Instructional technology specialists/coaches play an important role in schools today. We ask a great deal of them. To be proficient they have to coach, model, collab

edSurge: Cloudy with a Chance of (Great) Performance: Neverware Heads to the Cloud

Source: edSurge Forget about snow. Neverware’s Jonathan Hefter wants to bring a generous helping of New York cloud action to Texas. Hefter’s New York City-based company, Neverware, today launches a its first pure software product at the TCEA conference in Austin. For $15 a year (and a