Featured Education Content

  1. Education IT News For VARs — January 2, 2015

    In news, wireless kiosks are helping students get connected, iPads are helping keep tuition costs down, and Talent LMS provides 10 online learning trends to watch in 2015.

  2. Education IT News For VARs — December 26, 2014

    In news this week is a discussion of how emerging technology will reshape higher education, a report that finds public research universities need to do more with technology, and predictions that campus IT hiring will rise in 2015.

  3. Solutions Providers, K-12 Schools Differ On Procurement

    A study of education technology procurement demonstrates that solutions providers and district officials often have very different perspectives regarding who is calling the shots.

  4. Education IT News For VARs — December 18, 2014

    In news, Jefferson College reduced help desk tickets by adopting single sign-on, and new rules go into effect governing education companies’ contracts using federal funding.

  5. Publishers Pressured To Adopt Interoperability Standards For Digital Educational Content

    A handful of large school districts are threatening to boycott content vendors who do not adopt interoperability standards developed by the IMS Global Learning Consortium.

  6. Capitalize On This Golden Age Of Technology Innovation

    Managed IT services are expected to grow at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) well into the double digits.

  7. Education IT News For VARs — December 11, 2014

    In news this week is a post that looks at the debate over who actually calls the shots in educational IT spending. Also, the Chromebook is dominating the educational technology marketplace and blended learning has ROI for math education.

  8. Interactive Displays Sales Fall Across U.S., Expected To Rebound In 2016

    Interactive whiteboards (IWB) and interactive flat panel displays (IFPD) in the education and corporate sectors achieved close to 440,000 unit sales globally in Q3 2014,according to Rave.

  9. Education IT News For VARs — December 4, 2014

    In news this week, Coursera will offer material on JetBlue flights, a look at how some institutions are adapting their MOOC policies, the Ed. Department’s efforts to regulation teacher prep, the rise in the Assessment Market, and a push for interoperability among the digital-content market.

  10. How RFID Technology Can Help Protect Students

    In an effort to improve the safety of children on their way to and from schools, school systems are looking into tracking solutions as a way to keep tabs on where students are.