January 24, 2020: Volume 24, Number 2

Technology Introduced to Build Collaboration & Foster Engagement

The T in FETC, the education conference held in January in Miami Beach, stands for technology, and the more than 400 exhibiting companies included dozens of providers of classroom ...

Tools to Engage Readers are Promoted

The E in FETC, the education conference held in January in Miami Beach, stands for education, and the more than 400 FETC exhibitors included companies that believe one way to enhance ...

Selecting & Delivering Digital Resources

In addition to viewing technology hardware and curriculum on the FETC exhibit floor, educators attending the conference in January in Miami heard from technology experts and fellow ...

Acquisitions Expand the Scope of IXL Learning

IXL Learning (San Mateo, CA) has expanded with two acquisitions in two years. In November 2019, IXL acquired Education.com (San Mateo, CA), which offers more than 30,000 digital and ...

New Math Options Presented

MIND Research Institute (Irvine, CA) in January launched a new version of its flagship ST Math, which uses spatial-temporal games to present math concepts visually for students in ...

Pearson Acquires Technology from Smart Sparrow

Pearson (London/New York) in January acquired digital learning technology assets valued at $25 million from Smart Sparrow (Sydney, Australia). The technology was acquired to enhance ...

News Briefs, Jan. 24, 2020

Typetastic (Helsinki, Finland) in January updated its gamified keyboarding instruction courses, adding an administrator dashboard to help educators manage several schools from one ...

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