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2013-10-16 23:32:33

Campuses Can Now Integrate Training Videos Directly Into Learning Management Systems Little Falls, MN (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Atomic Learning, the trusted training solutions provider to 16 million individuals in more than 45 countries, will showcase its new Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) feature at the EDUCAUSE 2013 Annual Conference in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 15–18. The LTI Tool allows professors to embed the Atomic Learning search library within their learning management systems...

2013-07-13 23:04:31

'Instructional Standards' provides seamless integration with district priorities. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 13, 2013 Alongside LearnPad’s recent major school district adoptions in Texas, Washington and Ohio, Educational Resources® now announces the inclusion of an "Instructional Standards" feature included as part of its award-winning LearnPad education tablet solution. The "Instructional Standards" tab includes the current Common Core frameworks as a...

2013-07-03 23:23:33

‘ClassView’ provides superior management and sharing of education tablets San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Just announced at the 2013 International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference in San Antonio, Texas, Educational Resources now offers the new ClassView™ module for use with their award-winning LearnPad education tablet solution. ClassView allows for instantaneous “at-a-glance” views of any tablet within a class or organization. The new features offer...

2012-04-23 21:06:54

Introduction of hi-tech teaching aids in the classroom often comes with great hopes for enhanced learning. Yet a new doctoral thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, shows that new technologies per se do not improve student learning, and that they present new challenges to teachers. Göran Karlsson has studied how instructional technologies — virtual learning environments such as 3D animations and model simulations — utilized to teach students science...

2011-06-28 18:03:00

PHILADELPHIA, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Society for Technology in Education released a new white paper, "Coaching, Technology and Community: Power Partners for Improved Professional Development in Primary and Secondary Education" at its annual conference and exposition, taking place this week at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. The white paper released in conjunction with a first look at ISTE's new standards for coaching, NETS*C, focuses on the...

2011-06-27 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DYMO(TM)/Mimio®, a leading provider of interactive teaching technologies, and Headsprout®, an innovative provider of adaptive instructional content and division of DYMO/Mimio, make their first public appearance as a combined unit today at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) annual conference in Philadelphia. Attendees are encouraged to visit booth 1703 to learn more about the...

2011-04-21 00:00:29

911 Training Provider Taps Nationally Recognized Educator and Innovator to Lead Classroom, Blended Learning and e-Learning Initiatives. Madison, CT (PRWEB) April 20, 2011 PowerPhone, Inc., a leading provider of 9-1-1 emergency call handling systems , announced the appointment of Gary S. Moore, Dr.P.H., as its Director of Training. Dr. Moore comes to PowerPhone from Judge Med, formerly the Training Education and Certification Centers (TECC) for cardiovascular surgeons, where he served as...

2011-03-15 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DYMO(TM)/Mimio® ITT, a leading provider of interactive teaching technologies for educators, today announces the acquisition of Headsprout®, an innovative provider of adaptive instructional content that adjusts automatically to each student's pace for learning. The acquisition - which became effective March 9, 2011 - further strengthens the DYMO/Mimio portfolio of innovative and integrated hardware,...

2011-02-11 13:01:40

Housing 1,200 stores, an underwater zoo, a SEGA indoor theme park, an Olympic-size ice rink, a 22-screen Cineplex and the world's largest gold market, the Dubai Mall is a retail marvel that attracts tourists from around the world. Thanks to one Wayne State researcher, its multilingual, multicultural employees are using an efficient, cost-effective instructional process to learn their job duties. Monica W. Tracey, Ph.D., associate professor of instructional technology and administrative and...


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