Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 12:23am
Thirty-one institutions are evaluating a new integration for using digital learning content from John Wiley & Sons, Inc. with Blackboard Inc.'s learning management system (LMS). The field trial gives students and faculty access to Wiley's rich collection of learning content and tools directly within their online course environment.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 04/04/2012 - 7:29pm
Course Networking (theCN.com), owned in part by Indiana University Research and Technology Corporation, has launched a new learning environment that is free to users and provides a social network that enables global interaction of formal and informal learners.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:05pm
HTC devices with Polycom® RealPresence® Mobile software will connect customers through high-quality video collaboration in any environment including on the go, at home, at work, in a conference room, or in an immersive theater
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:02pm
Blackboard Inc. today announced new integrations that enable the Blackboard Collaborate™ platform to be used seamlessly with an even broader range of learning management systems (LMS), extending the company's focus on interoperability and support for multiple LMS platforms.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 02/26/2012 - 7:29pm
Paracas Solutions, announced today the availability of MeetingKing, a revolutionary new web-based solution that changes how people prepare, manage and document in-person and remote meetings. MeetingKing replaces the need to use multiple solutions to compile and manage information before, during and after the meeting. Instead of using a combination of email, Word and task management tools, MeetingKing offers one intuitive tool built around the natural workflow of meetings. The application captures and archives notes, tasks, and documents and automatically compiles and distributes meeting agendas, minutes and task reminders.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 8:29pm
The classroom experience is no longer passive — and there’s more than one way to learn. Because technology used in education is constantly changing, it is critical for schools to be able to accommodate these changes.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 01/23/2012 - 6:19pm
SMARTdesks launches iGroup® Collaborative Learning Furniture January 24th at the School and College Building Expo 2012 at the Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. This innovative computer table system is based on triangular iGroup elements® that go together to form a myriad of interactive shapes. Calling it “The Origami of interaction,” iGroup gives a creative, fun approach supporting collaborative learning in K-12 classrooms.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 6:07pm
To address the changing needs of students and educators, and to better prepare students for the demands of the 21st century economy, Steelcase is introducing media:scape mini and media:scape mobile to enhance the classroom collaboration experience at HigherEd TECH, a technology summit for higher education held as part of the international Consumer Electronics Show (CES).