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20 Awesome Add-ons for Google Docs

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 07:15
Google Docs is a powerful word processing program with many unique features including voice typing, the Explore tool, Version History, web fonts, and much more. However, Google knows that even with all of those features, Docs may not be able to do everything you want it to do. So Google Docs allows you to install Add-ons to extend the capabilities of the program.

Muse by Interaxon Offers New Meditation Headband

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 05:53
This new device is a personal meditation assistant that is designed to provide real-time feedback on brain activity, body movement, breathing patterns and heart rate during meditation.

Plan, Track and Share Assessment Data With MasteryConnect

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 05:40
Comprehensive tools for curriculum mapping, organizing assessments, networking, and tracking student progress on standards.

Cellular PCs To Sport Popular Price Points

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 05:39
For these devices to succeed, they not only need to solve a problem — staying connected on-the-go — but to market that solution effectively to consumers.

New Year, New Look, New Frequency!

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 16:50
Tech & Learning refreshes its newsletter for 2019

BETT19 Preview—Vivitek’s Solutions Support BYOD at Bett 2019

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 06:07
Vivitek will showcase its BYOD solutions with the NovoConnect range.

Bold Predictions Sure to Go Wrong for 2019

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 06:00
Last year was by far my most successful year of predictions coming true (or mostly true), so with my new found (false) confidence, I’ve decided to really step it up this year with my prognostications.

New Yuneec Portable Folding Drone Offers Voice Control, Face ID

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 05:52
Mantis Q is a drone controlled via mobile device or remote, features voice control technology and is small enough to tuck away inside a bag.

For Better Wizardry, Try the Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 05:39
Kano is spotlighting its Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit, a DIY kit that shows you how to build a Bluetooth Coding Wand, learn to code with step-by-step creative challenges, and make magic, with a wave, twist and a twirl.

Coding Resources for the New Year

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 05:16
The Hour of Code activities are not just for this hour or day. They are available all year round.

Snapseed: Remarkably Powerful Free Photo Editing App

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 05:16
Snapseed is a free photo-editing app by Google. It's available for Android or iOS.

BACK OFFICE BUSINESS: Washington School District Adds Projectors With OneVision Kids Program

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 20:16
With over 24,000 students, the Vancouver, Washington K-12 School District currently has 38 buildings consisting of elementary, middle, high schools and special programs. 

Vernier Software & Technology Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Engineering Contest

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 20:02
This annual contest recognizes one middle school, high school, or college educator with a prize valued at $5,500 for innovatively using Vernier technology to introduce engineering concepts or practices to their students.

AEvice Health Shows Childrens' Smart Wearable

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 10:55
AEvice Health is at CES 2019 spotlighting its AireSone Junior, a smart wearable for children.

Viewpointsystem Spotlights VPS 19 Smart Glasses

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 09:00
Viewpointsystem is showcasing the VPS 19 smart glasses, which combine eye tracking with a display element for a Mixed Reality experience.

How Smart Will AI Get?

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 08:00
Welcome to the era of contextual awareness

Beyond Screen Limited Showcases Tablet Coding Pack

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 08:00
Beyond Tablet Coding Pack provides a platform for young children to create and execute code with physical manipulatives.

BETT19 Preview - KidloLand App Announces Expansion with New Age Groups and Games

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 07:40
IDZ Digital Pvt. Ltd., developer of KidloLand as well as multiple educational apps for kids, announced today the expansion of the KidloLand app with new additions which will provide educational games for kids from 5 to 8 years old.

Androidify Yourself

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 07:29
Here is a great tool that lets you androidify yourself. We can download it as an app or you can go to the website and create your own androidify version. 

Student Goal-Setting Templates, One Word Examples, & Vision Boards

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 07:13
The new year is a wonderful time to inspire your students to set goals and plan for academic and personal success.