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2012-01-10 11:50:00

Workshops provide opportunities for educators to use computer and handheld technology to gain real-world experience with data collection BEAVERTON, Ore., Jan.10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting this February, science and STEM educators can participate in one of Vernier Software & Technology's 30 free nationwide workshops. The 4-hour hands-on workshops will teach attendees how to integrate computer and handheld data-collection technology into their science curriculum while...

2011-11-17 08:54:00

BEAVERTON, Ore., Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tech & Learning Magazine has named Vernier's SpectroVis Plus a winner in the "Best Upgrade" category of its 2011 Awards of Excellence competition. In its 29th year, the awards program honors innovative software, hardware, network and Web products that break new ground, as well as those that added significant enhancements to proven education tools. The SpectroVis Plus provides an affordable, portable, visible to near-IR...

2011-09-16 08:51:00

K-12 and higher education educators will use technology to implement STEM education initiatives BEAVERTON, Ore., Sept. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After three decades of serving STEM education, Vernier Software & Technology has chosen 30 innovative schools to receive its 30(th) anniversary technology grants. As recipients of the grants, each of the 30 selected schools will receive $10,000 worth of Vernier technology equipment of their choosing. Grantees from ten K-8...

2011-09-08 08:43:00

Seven recipients each to win technology and cash prizes valued at $3,000 BEAVERTON, Ore., Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology and the National Science Teachers' Association (NSTA) are accepting applications for the annual Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards. The awards, valued at $3,000 each, will recognize up to seven educators who demonstrate the best inquiry-based, hands-on learning activities using data-collection technology interfaced with computers,...

2011-06-27 10:15:00

With LanSchool, educators can share real-time, scientific data collection classroom-wide for collaborative learning BEAVERTON, Ore., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology and LanSchool have partnered to make LabQuest handhelds and Logger Pro software accessible via LanSchool classroom management software. With this new functionality, educators can manage all devices, as well as project any and all connected LabQuest screens so that students can view...

2011-05-11 13:03:00

Participants learn how to integrate data-collection technology into curriculum for chemistry, biology, physics and other science disciplines BEAVERTON, Ore., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology provides science educators nationwide with practical training to help them expand their teaching repertoire and integrate data-collection technology into their curriculum during the company's summer workshop series. Starting in June, educators can...

2011-03-09 08:28:00

Celebrating 30 years of business, Vernier says "Thanks" to Science Educators with 30, $10,000 grants BEAVERTON, Ore., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When David and Christine Vernier first launched Vernier Software & Technology 30 years ago, they wanted to have an impact on science education. Decades later, Vernier is the market leader in the development and marketing of hands-on technology, sensors, interfaces, data-collection/graphing software, and lab books. To celebrate...

2011-03-04 08:42:00

"Engineering Projects with NI LabVIEW(TM) and Vernier" is the latest lab book for Vernier's engineering offerings BEAVERTON, Ore., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its mission to build STEM education, Vernier Software & Technology has expanded its repertoire of engineering products for the classroom with the release of its new lab book - Engineering Projects with NI LabVIEW(TM) and Vernier. The new lab book contains engaging hands-on projects and challenges...

2011-03-03 08:40:00

Contest used to introduce Vernier's mobile video analysis app BEAVERTON, Oregon, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vernier Software & Technology announces the winners of its Video Physics Contest, a competition created to mark the launch of Vernier's Video Physics app for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The winning entries demonstrated both creativity and innovation by using video to demonstrate the science concepts behind many everyday occurrences, from the motion of a...

2011-02-09 08:00:00

Four new sensors created specifically for the family of LabQuest interfaces BEAVERTON, Ore., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following on the heels of the successful launch of the LabQuest family of handheld interfaces, Vernier Software & Technology has created new probes and sensors for the devices. The Anemometer, High Current Sensor, 30-Volt Voltage Probe, and Melt Station are designed to measure and collect scientific data ranging from wind speed to melting temperatures....