TITLE

News Briefs

PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;10/28/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 21, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs related to the education technology industry. Follett Corp. has upgraded its Destiny library management system to give a smoother experience while searching and reading ebooks. Mimio has updated its Mimio Studio classroom software, which is a platform for presenting interactive lessons. The State Educational Technology Directors Association has made available Implementing Online Assessments.
ACCESSION #
91993729

 

Related Articles

  • SETDA Unveils Blueprint for 2013-2016.  // Electronic Education Report;10/29/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 21, p7 

    The article reports on the release of a blueprint by the State Educational Technology Directors Association in October 2012 for 2013-2016.

  • Report Recommends Shift to Digital Educational Resources Within 5 Years.  // T H E Journal;Oct2012, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p5 

    The article reports that the State Educational Technology Directors Association has recommended that U.S. school districts start shifting to digital instructional materials and complete the shift from print to digital within five years.

  • MORE BANDWIDTH SOUGHT.  // American School & University;Jun2012, Vol. 84 Issue 10, p10 

    The article reports on the call of the State Educational Technology Directors Association for schools to boost their efforts and strive in providing better Internet access to at least 100 megabits per second of bandwidth for students and teachers in the U.S. by 2014-2015.

  • DIGITAL TEXTBOOKS. TOMASSINI, JASON // Education Week;10/3/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p5 

    The article discusses a report entitled "Out of Print" issued by the State Educational Technology Directors Association to provide a blueprint for school districts, policymakers, and publishers to switch from print to electronic textbooks and materials in schools.

  • Report: Digital or Bust by 2017. DeNisco, Alison // District Administration;Dec2012, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p85 

    The article discusses a report by the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) which recommends that states and school districts should start making the transition from print to digital instructional materials with the next major textbook adoption cycle. According to the...

  • Making Changes: Leveraging Digital Resources. Fox, Christine // Principal Leadership;Apr2012, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p64 

    The article discusses the impact provided by the Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) program published by the State Educational Technology Directors Association. In Virginia's iLearn project, the creation of applications was aligned with the state's Standards of Learning. Nevada's...

  • READY Or Not. Davis, Michelle R. // Digital Directions;Spring/Summer2012, p42 

    The article discusses the free, Web-based Technology Readiness Tool for U.S. schools. It informs that the tool will provide a U.S.-wide snapshot of school technology in preparation for common-core online assessments in 2014-15. The article also narrates the comments on the tool of the State...

  • Web Tool Aids Transition to Online Assessment.  // T H E Journal; 

    The article reports on the launch of the web tool, Implementing Online Assessments: Pathways to Success, by the State Educational Technology Directors Association, designed to help states and school districts prepare for online assessment.

  • More School Bandwidth Sought for Education Technology.  // American School & University Exclusive Insight;6/ 1/2012, p7 

    The article discusses a report compiled by the State Educational Technology Directors Association which calls on schools to enhance their efforts in providing better Internet access for students and teachers. The association suggests for the federal and state governments and school districts to...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics