iCreate to Educate Announces Strategic Partnership with Kaplan Early Learning Group

iCreate partners with Kaplan Early Learning Company and its sister companies to enhance the way children learn worldwide

BOSTON, MA – February 1, 2013 – iCreate to Educate announces a forthcoming strategic partnership with Kaplan Early Learning Group. Although specific details of the investment remain undisclosed, the aim of this partnership is to better leverage each company’s product line and strengthen its mutual market presence.

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Epson Launches PowerLite 935W Ultra-Bright Classroom Projector

New Projector Delivers 3,700 Lumens with Full Connectivity and Network Capabilities

ORLANDO, Fla. (FETC, Booth #709) – Jan. 29, 2013 – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide1, today introduced the PowerLite® 935W projector designed for large classrooms and naturally bright rooms. The PowerLite 935W delivers ultra-bright images with 3,700 lumens of color brightness and 3,700 lumens of white brightness2 and full connectivity and network capabilities. The projector also offers WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution to allow teachers to fully leverage widescreen notebooks or tablets and widescreen DVD content.

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Epson Introduces First Portable Interactive Projector for K-12 and Higher Education

BrightLink 436Wi Delivers Dual Pen Interactivity and Built-in Annotation for Interactivity Beyond the PC

ORLANDO, Fla. (FETC Booth #709) – Jan. 29, 2013 – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide1, today introduced the BrightLink® 436Wi – a fully integrated, portable short-throw interactive projector. Building on the success of Epson’s current line of BrightLink ultra-short throw projectors, the BrightLink 436Wi is the first interactive, short-throw Epson® projector that can be moved from room to room. Offering advanced connectivity options and dual pen support2, the BrightLink 436Wi can project onto any existing whiteboard, wall or other smooth, light-colored, hard surface.

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Live Online Speech Therapy Reduces Caseloads for Benton County School District Speech-Language Pathologists

PresenceLearning serving 60 students in grades 3 to 5 in Tennessee district

SAN FRANCISCO, January 29, 2013 – As part of a grant received for Assistive Technology, the Benton County Board of Education in Camden, Tennessee, has partnered with PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech therapy services for K-12 students, in the delivery of online speech and language services. The parameters of the grant call for Benton County to investigate new and innovative programs and then to share their findings with counties throughout Tennessee. Benton County is proud to say that the partnership with PresenceLearning has been very successful.

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Epson Introduces its New PowerLite Pro G-Series Projectors with up to 7,000 Lumens Using a Single Lamp

New Series Offers Higher Brightness and Advanced Technological Solutions for Corporate, Higher Education, House of Worship, and Rental and Staging Markets

ORLANDO, Fla. (FETC Booth #709) – Jan. 28, 2013 – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide1, today announced the new PowerLite® Pro G-series installation projectors. Building upon the success of the previous generation of Pro G projectors, this new series offers seven diverse projector models with advanced features such as edge blending, 360-degree installation, six optional lenses, and several connectivity options. Ranging from 4,500 to 7,000 lumens of color brightness and white light brightness2 with a single lamp, the projectors are designed for medium to large custom installations in corporations, higher education, houses of worship, and rental and staging. 

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Free Training Videos Provide Educators with Helpful Tips for Using Vernier’s Popular Sensor Technology in STEM

Video Training Library includes 32 new instructional videos covering LabQuest 2, iPad data collection, Vernier sensors, and more

BEAVERTON, Oregon, January 28, 2013 – Vernier Software & Technology has created 32 new instructional videos to help educators better use and understand the many features of its most popular STEM technologies, including LabQuest 2, iPad data collection, and many of Vernier’s popular sensors. The videos were developed by Vernier’s technology experts and are found online in the Vernier Video Training Library

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The Processing Program Levels 1, 2 and 3 Newly Revised from Super Duper

Greenville, SC – January 25, 2013 – Super Duper Publications has released the 2nd Edition of The Processing Program - Levels 2 and 3. Level 1 helps children listen to and process increasingly complex directions and concepts, while Levels 2 and 3 helps students to increase their language-processing skills by using sets of picture-identification tasks.  

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Free Webinar Explores Online Delivery for Occupational Therapy (OT) in Schools

On February 5th PresenceLearning answers school leaders’ questions about a new way to expand access to OT services

SAN FRANCISCO, January 25, 2013 – To help school leaders learn about the use of web technology to improve access to occupational therapy (OT) services, PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech therapy services for K-12 students, is hosting a free webinar on Tuesday, February 5th at 1 pm ET (10 am PT).  Titled “Online Occupational Therapy: Really?!”, the webinar will explore the use of teletherapy to help meet the growing need for schools to provide clinical services such as OT for special needs students. To register for the webinar, visit http://pages.presencelearning.com/spedahead9

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