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  1. UBTECH Education And Pitsco Education Team Up To Help Prepare Students For Future Careers Through STEM Learning And Computer Science

    UBTECH Education, a division of UBTECH Robotics dedicated to promoting STEM and computer science (STEM+C) education through interactive robotics, and Pitsco Education today announced a partnership agreement to provide districts access to UBTECH's UKIT solutions, the Yanshee humanoid educational robot, a Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)–designed supplemental curriculum, and professional development offerings

  2. Arkansas School District Installs Safety Shelters In Every Classroom

    he Quitman School District in Quitman, Arkansas is the first district in the state to install safety shelters in every classroom. Their facility includes elementary, middle and high school grades housed on the same campus meaning all students in the entire district are now protected from both tornadoes and active shooters

  3. PlanGrid Launches Education Program For Schools & Unions To Narrow Technology Skills Gap In Construction Industry

    PlanGrid, recently acquired by Autodesk and a leader in construction productivity software, today announced PlanGrid for Schools & Unions, a program that serves to empower construction workers to be more capable in the field and more competitive in the job market

  4. Lakeshore® Awards $15,000 Dream Classroom To Illinois Schoolteacher

    Just in time for the new year, Lakeshore Learning Materials, a leading provider of educational products and services, delivers a brand-new $15,000 classroom to the winner of their Flex-Space Giveaway Contest. Complete with premium selections from Lakeshore's new Flex-Space furniture line, the grand prize comes with everything from mobile desks and tables to balance ball seats, cozy couches and fidget-friendly wobble chairs—as well as a host of the latest teaching materials to meet the needs of an active and vibrant classroom

  5. Snapology Brings Fun And Learning To The Cypress/ Woodlands Area

    New to Texas and based in Houston, Cypress & The Woodlands, Katy and Sugarland, Owners Charu, Deepali and Rush are ready to get children excited about science, engineering, art, math (S.T.E.A.M.) while they have fun

  6. Charter School For Applied Technologies Selects Boxlight’s Interactive Teaching Technologies To Outfit Classrooms

    Dedicated to making ‘every day career day’, the leadership at the Charter School for Applied Technologies (CSAT) in Buffalo, NY have announced plans to install Boxlight Corporation’s ProColor 752 interactive flat panel displays in every classroom across three buildings for its 2,365 students

  7. McCarthey Dressman Education Foundation Disburses Over $187,214 For School Enrichment, Teacher Development And Scholarships

    The funded projects for the 2018-2019 school year revolve around the theme “Connection.” Each project connects educators and students to one another to the benefit of their school and community. Combining resources, knowledge, and skills can achieve larger goals than individuals working solo in their classrooms

  8. Lightspeed Systems Sponsors Groundbreaking Research Into School Safety

    Today, Lightspeed Systems made another critical step toward school safety by announcing its sponsorship of the Safer Schools in America Impact Grant Program, an initiative jointly operated by Global Grid for Learning and the Tier 1 educational research institute McREL International

  9. School Safety Commission Should Help Schools Provide Mental Health Resources To Prevent Violence

    A new federal report misses a high-profile opportunity to bring leadership and resources to social-emotional and mental health needs in K-12 schools, the Learning First Alliance, a coalition of 12 major national education organizations that represents 10 million parents, teachers, administrators, school counselors, specialists, teacher educators, and school board members, stated in response to recommendations by the federal Commission on School Safety, led by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos

  10. University Of Illinois Ushering In New Frontier Of Computer Science Curriculum

    The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has launched a five-year initiative that will educate and certify high school teachers to teach computer science