Posts Tagged ‘personalized learning’

Saint Clair Area Adds Ebook Program to Schools (Republican Herald)

Posted on April 23rd, 2012

Trying to tailor the learning environment to the needs and interests of the students, the Saint Clair Area School District recently added an ebook program to allow its students to access books in the cloud....

myON reader from Capstone Digital Goes Mobile

Posted on February 13th, 2012

Capstone Digital announces the launch of new mobile capabilities for myON reader, the personalized literacy environment that provides access to the largest integrated library of digital textbooks with multimedia supports. Using the Kindle Fire tablet from Amazon, myON reader users can securely login through myON.com and have full access to the platform...

Top Innovators in Education Technology Recognized by SIIA

Posted on May 11th, 2011

Last week, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announced 10 finalists for its Innovation Incubator Program. The Innovation Incubator Program connects developers of promising new technologies with industry leaders, potential investors, and established companies seeking partnerships or acquisition candidates. In addition, Karen Billings, vice president of the Education Division at SIIA, and Tasiyiwa Mapondera,...

Innovate to Educate: A Symposium on [Re]Design for Personalized Learning

Posted on October 14th, 2010

In early August, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), in collaboration with ASCD and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), hosted Innovate to Educate: A Symposium on [Re]Design for Personalized Learning.  Held in Boston, the event aimed to accelerate the evolution of the current, mass production education model to...

Personalized Learning and the Five Monkeys

Posted on July 13th, 2010

What a successful ISTE 2010 in Denver! Reflecting on that week, we learned about a number of exciting new initiatives, trends, product launches, and more, emanating from the conference and the trade show floor. One of the most interesting sessions we attended was a Feedback Forum hosted by the Consortium of School...