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Cool Tool | Great Parents Academy

Here’s a way to get your GPA up — as a parent, that is. Founded in 2012 and based in Atlanta, Great Parents Academy provides supplemental math curricula for children ages kindergarten through fifth grade. Through its interactive web-based software, … Continue reading

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EdTech Mobility

A major challenge, or a browser tab away? GUEST COLUMN | by Ilan Paretsky For a while now, advancements and innovation in education technology, or edtech, have targeted many areas – such as learning and training software, student testing and … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | PLEx Science Series

Interactive learning games reach a new level with one of the first complete collections of game-based curriculum from Filament Learning, a division of the award-winning developer Filament Games. The PLEx (play, learn, experiment) Science series furthers the student learning experience by turning abstract science concepts into concrete learning objectives … Continue reading

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Managing Desktops

VDI or session virtualization: which is best for your school?  GUEST COLUMN | by Dave Burton Managing today’s modern desktops is a costly and time-consuming operational reality for IT departments across educational institutions. Even simple day-to-day maintenance tasks, such as … Continue reading

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Wi-Fi Upgrade

E-rate presents schools with new opportunities — and requirements.  GUEST COLUMN | by Bruce Miller On July 11, the FCC approved $2 billion to upgrade the wireless networks in schools across the country. This funding couldn’t have come at a … Continue reading

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