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2014-04-22 23:09:59

netTrekker and icurio Compliant With Industry Standard for Interoperability Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Knovation, the leader in advanced personalized learning solutions, announces the IMS Global Certification of its learning engagement applications, netTrekker and icurio. Both Knovation services are compliant with Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI)™ v1.0, which enables the products to seamlessly integrate with existing classroom technologies. “IMS is very pleased with...

2014-04-22 12:36:06

The new game-based Math series, exclusively designed for US Common Core, provides schools and teachers the content, the tools and the data to drive student achievement. NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VINCI Education, home of the award-winning VINCI Blended Learning Solutions, expands its offering by launching the Elementary series of its real-time, data-enabled Math Curriculum. The Curriculum, sequenced to break down the Common Core requirements to small steps,...

2014-04-22 12:35:29

Computer Systems Institute pledges to provide scholarships to Career Online High School to combat the dropout and jobless rates in Illinois by increasing education levels. CSI has made the online program available in campus-based learning labs at three of its campuses. PENSACOLA, Fla., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Illinois-based Computer Systems Institute (CSI) today announced that it has launched a first-of-its kind scholarship-matching program as part of Career Online High...

2014-04-22 08:38:47

Boston Public Schools reduces dropout rate to the lowest level since 1977 BOSTON and SEATTLE, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Public Schools announced it has reduced the annual high school dropout rate by one-third this year alone. The figure has fallen to 4.5 percent, down from 6.4 percent last year and 9.4 percent in 2006. This is the lowest drop-out rate since the district began tracking the figure in 1977. The reduction means more high school students are staying in school...

2014-04-21 23:03:49

The report of a recent nationwide survey of more than 600 K-12 teachers revealed that though technology use is ubiquitous in the classroom, creating meaningful digital learning experiences for students remains challenging for many educators. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 The report of a recent nationwide survey of more than 600 K-12 teachers revealed that though technology use is ubiquitous in the classroom, creating meaningful digital learning experiences for students remains...

2014-04-21 16:27:00

NEW CARROLLTON, Md., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) will join with Verizon on April 23 to announce research results on the effectiveness of an innovative professional development program for teachers that integrates mobile technology into the classroom in an effort to increase student interest and performance in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM.) At the event, to be held at Charles Carroll Middle School in...

2014-04-21 12:24:12

New partnership to bring digital innovation to the nation's largest school districts WASHINGTON, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EverFi, Inc., the leading critical skills education technology company today announced an exclusive partnership with the National Education Association (NEA) Foundation to provide educators and their students across public school districts with access to EverFi's innovative critical skills learning platform at no cost to schools. "Recognizing that time...

2014-04-19 23:01:09

Teacher Created Materials, an educational publisher in Huntington Beach, CA, is proud to announce that Founder Rachelle Cracchiolo has been presented the Celebrate Literacy Award from the Orange County Reading Association. The award is presented annually to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the promotion of literacy. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 19, 2014 Teacher Created Materials, an educational publisher in Huntington Beach, CA, is proud to announce that...

2014-04-18 16:24:01

According to a New Ambient Insight Report, Digital English Language Learning Revenues in Latin America Reached $136.2 million in 2013 SEATTLE, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for digital English language learning products in Latin America is 13.8% and revenues will reach $260.9 million by 2018, according to a new Ambient Insight report called "The 2013-2018 Latin America Digital English Language Learning Market." This report...

2014-04-17 23:04:16

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and Brazil Interactive Whiteboard (IWB) Industry” reports to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 This is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Interactive Whiteboard (IWB) industry in Global and Brazil. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, applications and industry chain structure. Global market analysis and Brazil domestic market...


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Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

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