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2013-05-01 12:26:20

Real-time graphing and analysis app for STEM education recognized in Best Educational Use of a Mobile Device category BEAVERTON, Ore., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology's LabQuest 2 App was recently named a finalist in the 2013 Software & Information Industry Association's (SIIA) CODiE Awards. The app was recognized in the Best Educational Use of a Mobile Device category, which honors the best curriculum or administrative application that...

2013-04-24 08:36:30

Full-day summer institutes teach techniques for data-collection and analysis as called for in the Next Generation of Science Standards BEAVERTON, Ore., April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This summer, Vernier Software & Technology will offer 25 full-day, hands-on training institutes to help science teachers nationwide integrate data-collection technology into their science curriculum. During the institutes,teachers will work alongside a training specialist and use...

2013-04-18 16:29:15

College and high school winners awarded cash and technology prizes valued at $5,500 each BEAVERTON, Ore., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology named Jonathan Aurnou and Peter Shimer from the University of California Los Angeles, and Nelson Nunalee from Ravenscroft School in Raleigh, North Carolina, as the winners of the 2013 Vernier Engineering Contest. These winning educators were selected by a panel of Vernier educational experts for...

2013-04-10 08:38:56

Award winners receive prizes valued at $5,500 BEAVERTON, Ore., April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) awarded seven educators - including two middle school teachers, four high school teachers and one college-level educator - with 2013 Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards. Each of these winners was selected by an NSTA-appointed panel of experts for their innovative use of data-collection technology. Each...

2013-02-06 16:27:35

From measuring range of motion to detecting radiation, five new sensors provide hands-on investigations for high school and college laboratories BEAVERTON, Ore., Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology is continuing to provide the most robust collection of technologies for science and STEM education with its introduction of five new sensors. The Goniometer, Radiation Monitor, Vernier Optical DO Probe, Ethanol Sensor, and Pyranometer all provide high...

2013-01-28 12:29:29

Video Training Library includes 32 new instructional videos covering LabQuest 2, iPad data collection, Vernier sensors, and more BEAVERTON, Ore., Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology has created 32 new instructional videos to help educators better use and understand the many features of its most popular STEM technologies, including LabQuest 2, iPad data collection, and many of Vernier's popular sensors. The videos were developed by Vernier's...

2013-01-09 12:27:42

Free, hands-on training helps science educators integrate data-collection technology into their science curriculum BEAVERTON, Ore., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting this February, Vernier Software & Technology will host more than 30 free, hands-on workshops to help science and STEM educators integrate data-collection technology into their science curriculum. During each four-hour workshop, attendees will have the opportunity to familiarize...

2012-12-10 12:28:55

One high school and one college teacher to win cash and technology prizes totaling $11,000 BEAVERTON, Ore., Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To recognize creative teaching using Vernier sensors with National Instruments (NI) LabVIEW(TM) software, Vernier Software & Technology is launching an engineering contest for current teachers of engineering or STEM. One high school and one college teacher will each be awarded prizes valued at $5,500 for demonstrating the most innovative...

2012-12-05 16:26:32

New instrument expands on the functionality of the original Mini GC BEAVERTON, Ore., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Expanding on the functionality of its original gas chromatograph, Vernier Software & Technology has released the Mini GC Plus. Designed for high school and college science laboratories, the Mini GC Plus is a portable instrument for separating, analyzing and identifying substances contained in a volatile liquid or gaseous sample. With the Mini GC Plus, students...

2012-09-12 06:35:47

New white paper examines research on the use of data-collection technology in STEM classrooms BEAVERTON, Ore., Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology has released a free white paper, entitled "What the Research Says About the Value of Probeware for Science Instruction," that presents research-based evidence supporting the value of probeware as part of effective science instruction. The white paper discusses the many benefits of using this technology -...