Want to engage students? Have them create apps
May 30th, 2014

With mobile apps soaring in popularity, some companies have created programs that help teach kids how to design and build their own apps. These programs engage students by tapping into…


11 ed-tech tools emerge as SIIA Innovation Incubators
May 22nd, 2014

A “discovery engine” that uses a personalized search service to help professionals find reputable online degree programs from accredited universities, and an assessment application that allows teams of instructors to…



Eleven new ed-tech services to know about
May 15th, 2014

A “discovery engine” that uses a personalized search service to help professionals find reputable online degree programs from accredited universities, and an assessment application that allows teams of instructors to…


Instant logins among the latest ed-tech innovations
May 14th, 2014

A new platform that allows for instant login to any software with a single click, and a "differentiated learning algorithm" that gives students personalized support inside or outside of school,…


Five new ed-tech innovations for schools
April 23rd, 2014

Products that make it easier for teachers to control students’ tablet computers and leave notes within the margins of online lessons are among the latest ed-tech innovations we’re highlighting this…




New science teaching tools shown at NSTA conference
April 14th, 2014

Integrating the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) into instruction, teaching science in the elementary grades, and getting students interested in science were key themes to emerge during the annual conference…