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2014-05-20 12:39:47

Online Professional Learning Tools Used to Support more than 60,000 Educators Statewide WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Department of Education (ADE) has selected Blackboard to deliver a statewide solution for professional learning and collaboration that will further its mission of providing service and support to more than 60,000 educators in over 2,000 public schools in districts across the state, the company announced today. Through this collaborative...

2014-05-16 23:02:21

Think Through Math Earns Prestigious Industry Recognition San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Think Through Learning announced today that Think Through Math won the 2014 SIIA CODiE Award for Best Mathematics Instructional Solution. The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, announced Think Through Math as one of the CODiE Award winners in the education technology category. An SIIA CODiE...

2014-05-15 23:15:25

Mohave Community College has selected Regent Education’s verification solution, Regent Review, to automate and streamline the entire student verification process. Mohave selected Regent Review after a request for proposal process that focused on reducing processing times, compliance control and efficiency to reduce administrative costs. Frederick, Maryland (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Regent Review allows Mohave’s Student Services staff to focus on advising, personal outreach and the...

2014-05-15 16:32:30

Effort Will Improve Communication Efforts Between the District and its Students, Parents and Teachers WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) has selected Blackboard to enhance district-wide communications through the selection of its advanced mass notification capabilities, the company announced today. Through this continued partnership, Blackboard works with some of the largest school districts in the country providing their communication...

2014-05-15 16:32:22

Delivers enhanced learning and teaching standards across Malaysia KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 1BestariNet, a virtual leaning environment (VLE) initiative rolled out by the Ministry of Education (MoE) in partnership with Xchanging Malaysia and YTL Communications, has successfully connected a total of 5.5 million students, 500,000 teachers, 10,000 schools and 4.5 million parents. This has made Malaysia the first country in the world to deliver a single,...

2014-05-15 12:44:47

Blackboard Analytics Earns Top Honors from Educators, Administrators and Institutional Leaders WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard won one of the software industry's most prestigious honors this week when Blackboard Analytics(TM) was named the Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution at the Software & Information Industry's Association's (SIIA) 2014 CODiE Awards. The product was also named the Best Overall Postsecondary Solution. Judges recognized Blackboard...

2014-05-13 23:15:21

The Global Teenager Project, an educational initiative that uses the internet to bring together students from around the globe, gets free access to Cogneeto to support an ever richer learning experience.News Source: Advanced Learning Technologies Lab, University of Toronto Toronto, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 The Global Teenager Project began in 1998, and has since connected 1000s of international schools, bringing together well over 250,000 students via the internet. Students...

2014-05-13 08:38:28

New courses address evolving standards and academic needs SEATTLE, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Learning, the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation's schools, has announced the expansion of its course catalog for the 2014-2015 academic year. The new courses demonstrate the company's continued commitment to ensuring Apex Learning online courses fully meet expectations as standards evolve, as well as new investments in Career and Technical...

2014-05-12 08:39:34

DALLAS, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Smart Education & Learning Market by Hardware (IWB & SBL), Software (LMS/LCMS, Open Source & Mobile Education Apps), Educational Content (Digital Content, Test And Assessment & Digital Text Book) - Global Advancements, Market Forecast and Analysis (2014 - 2019)", defines and segments the global smart education market into various sub-segments with an in-depth analysis and forecasting of market sizes. The report...

2014-05-09 23:06:54

New training location centrally located & convenient to I-95. New York City, NY (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 NetCom Learning, the leader in technology learning solutions, is excited to announce they have opened a new training location in Princeton, New Jersey providing residents in New Jersey and surrounding areas with a convenient site to attend technology training courses. The new training site is located at 100 Overlook Center in Princeton, New Jersey, with easy access to restaurants,...


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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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