Shutterfly launches new education service
July 14th, 2014

Shutterfly, the popular online service that enables users to create photo books, cards, and stationery and share these with their friends and family, has launched a new service geared toward…


New mobile devices for schools shown at ISTE
July 14th, 2014

School leaders now have more choices than ever when rolling out mobile devices for learning, and several of the latest devices for schools were on display at the International Society…


FCC takes key step toward modernizing eRate
July 11th, 2014

In a split decision along party lines, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to move ahead with a plan to modernize the eRate by increasing the amount of money…


Fifty from ISTE: 50 new ed-tech services
July 8th, 2014

This year’s conference from the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) was the biggest yet, with nearly 20,000 people convening in Atlanta June 28 to July 1. Here’s a…


Ten new AV products worth noting
June 27th, 2014

We’ve already described some of the key AV trends to emerge from InfoComm 2014, North America’s largest AV trade show. Now, here are 10 AV products on display at InfoComm…


Four key AV trends from InfoComm 2014
June 26th, 2014

As we noted earlier, collaboration was a key theme at this year’s InfoComm, and so was the introduction of more flexible and creative digital signage. Here are four other AV…


Sign of the times? Digital signage gets creative
June 25th, 2014

At InfoComm 2014, North America’s largest audio-visual trade show, there were several innovations in digital signage on display—and many of these new products could make it easier for schools and…


New AV products enhance collaboration
June 24th, 2014

Enhancing collaboration was a key theme at InfoComm 2014 in Las Vegas last week, as conference exhibitors demonstrated several audio-visual products designed to help students, educators, and other professionals work…


Ten new ed-tech products for June 2014
June 13th, 2014

An app that could reduce the response time in a school emergency, a device that uses the same technology guiding high-end cruise missiles to make any surface an interactive whiteboard,…


Vergara case is a ‘shell game’: Editorial
June 13th, 2014

After a close reading of Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Rolf Treu’s ruling in the landmark lawsuit challenging California’s teacher tenure rules, Vergara v. State of California, I actually…