Applying for the CODiE Awards 2016

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Applying for the CODiE Awards 2016

Every year, the SIIA CODiE Awards recognize software and information companies for achieving excellence. These peer-evaluated awards remain one of the most prestigious programs in the country to recognize education companies for their vision and achievement in the industry. To help kick off the application process, Jenny Baranowski, director of awards at SIIA, visited the […]

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A Look Back on ISTE 2014

The CB&A team has been working hard the past few months in preparation for ISTE 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. From Media Central, show floor appointments, and press conferences the team was able to learn about the latest in ed tech while soaking up the hot sun.

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Recapping the 2014 SIIA Education Industry Summit

Last week, more than 300 education industry executives convened in unseasonably warm San Francisco for the Software and Information Industry Association’s (SIIA) Education Industry Summit. Discussions spanned the spectrum from brain research to procurement, and many points in between. Debating Data As Frank Catalano notes in his write-up for EdSurge, debates around student data privacy […]

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Fall Education Awards

As the leaves begin to change colors, several exciting opportunities are surfacing in the education and technology industries. Some of the industry's leading organizations and publications will be recognizing outstanding products, entrepreneurs and educators.

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Counting Sheep at the Ed Tech Industry Summit

Themed “Navigating ‘Next,’” this year’s SIIA Ed Tech Industry Summit (ETIS) will bring together the leading voices in education technology. Charlene and Carie from the CB&A team are traveling to San Francisco for the conference, so check back next week for a post highlighting their experiences. Charlene, along with Linda Winter of Winter Group, has […]

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Click, Learn, Earn: Digital Badges the Next Education Game-Changer

Leaders from education companies around the world will gather May 5-7 for the 2013 Ed Tech Industry Summit hosted by SIIA to discuss Navigating “Next,” this year’s conference theme focusing on what’s coming next in the teaching and learning process in a post-PC world. One of the most exciting new developments, that could have a […]

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Support For Innovation Grows Through Incubator Programs

It’s an idea that is becoming more and more common these days—the Innovation Incubator. Advances within education technology industry are running rampant…and that’s a good thing! There are multiple organizations making it a priority to acknowledge the products and services that go above and beyond in the world of learning technologies. And we applaud them […]

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CB&A Congratulates Educational Publishing Hall of Fame Honorees

The Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) recently inducted three luminaries into the Educational Publishing Hall of Fame. Congratulations to Karen Billings, Dick Casabonne, and Margery Mayer! “This year’s honorees have dedicated their lives to studying how children learn, developing tools to help them achieve their goals, and encouraging others throughout the industry to constantly improve […]

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Looking to Evaluate Your School’s Technology Use?

For the 5th year, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) provides educators, administrators and faculty members from K-12 and postsecondary educational institutions the opportunity to evaluate their technology use by taking a short, online survey. Participants can draw on the 20 benchmarks in the SIIA Vision K-20 survey to assess their current technology setup, […]

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SIIA Webcast Highlights Education Industry’s Use of Social Media

“Social networks can be used to provide educators with career-long personal learning tools and resources that make professional learning timely and relevant, as well as an ongoing activity that continually improves practice and evolves their skills over time.” – National Ed Tech Plan 2010 Earlier this month, the Software & Information Industry Association hosted the […]

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