Impero Software Hires Senior VP to Lead Expansion in the U.S.

Michael Watt, Senior Vice President of U.S. Sales, brings experience in leadership, business strategy and scaling growth to Impero’s U.S. operations

Austin, TX, Feb. 5, 2019 – Impero Software, a specialist provider of remote monitoring and management software for education, has hired Michael Watt to lead its U.S. headquarters in Austin. As Senior Vice President of U.S. Sales, Watt will oversee Impero’s expansion, including its plan to double the size of the Austin office in order to provide services and support to its growing U.S. customer base.

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CDI Grants Technology Wishes of Six School Districts for its “Holiday Wishes” Contest

Winning schools will receive devices, STEAM equipment and carts for their classrooms  

 Chicago IL – Jan. 31, 2019 – CDI Technologies (formerly CDI Computer Dealers) has selected the winners of its annual “Holiday Wishes” contest. It will grant technology wishes for three schools in the United States and three in Canada.

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Epson Announces New PowerLite U50 WUXGA Projector For K-12 Classrooms

New Ultra Bright Projector Delivers Brilliant Widescreen Images and Easy Collaboration Tools to Classrooms 

ORLANDO, Fla. (FETC 2019, Epson Booth #1417) – Jan. 29, 2019 – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide1, today announced its new PowerLite® U50 WUXGA 3LCD projector – an ultra-bright classroom projector that offers up to 10,000 hours of lamp life in Normal Mode2. Featuring 3,600 lumens of color brightness and 3,600 lumens of white brightness3, plus WUXGA resolution, the PowerLite U50 shines bright even in well-lit rooms. The projector offers enterprise-level security via integrated wireless networking, and teachers can wirelessly share content simultaneously from multiple devices4, providing an ideal collaborative display solution for any classroom. Epson’s PowerLite U50 and other education solutions will be on display at FETC 2019 in Orlando, Florida from Jan. 27-30 at Epson’s booth, #1417.

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CDI Computer Dealers is now CDI Technologies

CDI changes its name to better reflect its expanding education business 

 Chicago IL – Jan. 28, 2019 – CDI Computer Dealers has changed its name to CDI Technologies to reflect the breadth of technology products and services it provides to North America’s schools. CDI Technologies has expanded over the years to provide everything from mobile and desktop devices and apps to services such as planning, deployment, support and asset disposition. For more information, visit https://cditechnologies.com/

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The Urban Assembly and Partner Organizations Pledge Support for Social-Emotional Learning Recommendations

Report from National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development offers path forward 

 NEW YORK –  The Urban Assembly, in partnership with the Fordham University’s Graduate School of Social Service, Student Success Network, Aperture Education and the National School Climate Center, strongly supports the recommendations released last week by the Aspen Institute’s National Commission on Social, Emotional, and Academic Development. “From a Nation at Risk to a Nation at Hope” asserts that our nation is at a turning point: we now understand that social, emotional, and cognitive development underpin children’s academic learning. This breakthrough understanding about how people learn is fueling a growing movement to educate children as whole people, with social and emotional as well as academic needs. 

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Impero Software Releases New Cloud-based Device Monitoring and Management Solutions for Education

New Impero Education Pro cloud series includes an enhanced web-based interface for intuitive, simple navigation

Austin, TX, Jan. 22 2019 – Impero Software, a specialist provider of student safety and device monitoring and management solutions, announces the upcoming launch of a new cloud-based product portfolio comprised of three core modules - EdTeach, EdProtect and EdAdmin. This new cloud version of Impero Education Pro (version C1.1), available on a SaaS basis, includes an enhanced web interface to provide schools with intuitive, simple navigation.

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Impero Software Brings New Tool to Support Student Safety to U.S. Schools

Impero EdAware allows schools to record and analyze multiple types of student safety and wellness information to identify early warning signs

Austin, TX, Jan. 8, 2019 – Impero Software, a specialist provider of remote monitoring and management software for education, introduces Impero EdAware, a new next-generation digital safeguarding system to provide schools with a holistic view of students’ wellbeing and potential safety concerns.

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Vernier Software & Technology Now Accepting Applications for the 2019 Engineering Contest

Middle school, high school, and college educators encouraged to apply for chance to win the $5,500 prize 

BEAVERTON, Oregon, January 8, 2019 — Vernier Software & Technology is accepting applications for its 2019 Engineering Contest. This annual contest recognizes one middle school, high school, or college educator with a prize valued at $5,500 for innovatively using Vernier technology to introduce engineering concepts or practices to their students. 

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Ohio Department of Education Approves Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready® Diagnostic to Identify Gifted Students in Grades 2–8

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., December 19, 2018—The Ohio Department of Education (ODE) approved Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready® Diagnostic for the identification of gifted students in Grades 2–8. The award-winning i-Ready Diagnostic is part of the i-Ready online diagnostic and instructional program, which has more than six million users nationwide.

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Impero Software Partners with the Southwest Educational Development Center in Utah

Center will offer Impero Education Pro to schools throughout southwest Utah

Austin, TX, Dec. 18, 2018 – The Southwest Educational Development Center in Utah has partnered with Impero Software, a specialist provider of remote monitoring and management software for education, to bring Impero’s flagship product, Impero Education Pro, to schools throughout Southwest Utah.

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