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2014-07-02 12:32:01

Free hands-on workshops help educators integrate data-collection technology and digital tools into science curricula BEAVERTON, Ore., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting this September, Vernier Software & Technology will offer 38 free, hands-on regional workshops to help science and STEM educators learn various ways to integrate data-collection technology into their curriculum. Each four-hour workshop will be led by an experienced training specialist who will help...

2014-06-30 08:26:07

ProScope Micro Mobile compatible with iPhone®, iPod Touch®, iPad®, iPad mini®, and Galaxy S4 BEAVERTON, Ore., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology is now offering its first microscope for use with mobile devices in science education with the ProScope Micro Mobile Microscope. Appropriate for use across various science disciplines and designed for all grade levels, the ProScope Micro Mobile is compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, iPad...

2014-06-30 08:23:52

Renewable Energy with Vernier lab book offers 26 experiments to help students collect and analyze energy data BEAVERTON, Ore., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology has launched the Renewable Energy with Vernier lab book and the Vernier Energy Sensor to help students explore renewable energy concepts through engaging, hands-on investigations. The lab book, which was written and aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), contains 26...

2014-06-13 12:26:53

Motion Encoder System and Video Physics for iOS win leading international award recognizing high quality and innovative educational products BEAVERTON, Ore., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology was named a winner of the 2014 Worlddidac Awards for its MotionEncoder System and for Video Physics app for iPad(®), iPhone(®), and iPod touch(®). For more than 30 years, the Worlddidac Foundation's Worlddidac Awards have honored high quality and...

2014-05-16 08:29:54

App for science and STEM education honored in Best Educational App for a Mobile Device category BEAVERTON, Ore., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology was named the winner of the 2014 SIIA CODiE Awards for its Graphical Analysis(TM) app for iPad(®), iPhone(®), and iPod touch(®). The industry-leading awards program recognized the technology in the Best Educational App for a Mobile Device category, which looks at the best curriculum or...

2014-05-01 08:46:50

A full day of activities provides educators with hands-on training to help them integrate data-collection technology into their science curriculum BEAVERTON, Ore., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This summer, Vernier Software & Technology will offer more than 20 full-day, hands-on training institutes to help science and STEM teachers integrate data-collection technology into their science curriculum. Educators can select from either general or subject-specific institutes,...

2014-04-24 12:34:37

Vernier's science and STEM-based technologies recognized by industry-leading award for their software excellence BEAVERTON, Ore., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology was recognized as a finalist in the 2014 SIIA CODiE Awards for both its Connected Science System® and Graphical Analysis(TM) for iPad® app. The industry-leading awards program recognized the technologies for their software excellence in the Best Science/Heath Instructional...

2014-04-02 12:34:51

2014 Vernier/NSTA Technology Award winners each receive a prize valued at $5,500 BEAVERTON, Ore., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) named seven innovative science and STEM teachers as winners of the 2014 Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards. The winning educators -- one elementary teacher, two middle school teachers, three high school teachers, and one college-level educator -- were selected by an...

2014-02-04 12:32:26

Sensors allow for scientific discovery during high school and college-level laboratory experiments BEAVERTON, Ore., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adding to its comprehensive collection of data-collection technology for science and STEM education, Vernier Software & Technology introduces new sensors for high school and college-level instruction. The Motion Encoder System, UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, Emissions Spectrometer, Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) Sensor,...

2014-02-04 12:21:26

Strategic partnership with KidWind signifies Vernier's commitment to STEM education and renewable energy BEAVERTON, Ore., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its commitment to science and STEM education, as well as renewable energy, Vernier Software & Technology has partnered with KidWind, the international leader of clean energy education. Through the strategic partnership, Vernier will integrate its award-winning sensors and data-collection devices into KidWind's...


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