I just saw the future of K-12 education, and it's name is BYOT. On Friday, I witnessed three Forsyth County, GA schools execute all sorts of instruction exclusively using student supplied mobile devices. This Bring Your Own Technology district is at the cutting edge of teaching students almost entirely without traditional textbooks.
SAFARI Montage to become the primary provider of streaming video from PBS
SAFARI Montage is very proud to announce the renewal and expansion of our K-12 digital relationship with PBS (Public Broadcasting Service). For more information please see this article in eSchool News.
PBS has terminated its K-12 digital distribution agreements with Discovery Education and Learn360 as of June 30, 2012. SAFARI Montage is proud to announce the renewal and expansion of our K-12 digital relationship with PBS (Public Broadcasting Service).
SAFARI Montage justreceived a 2012 Readers’ Choice Award from eSchool News. This award recognizes the educational technology products and services eSchool News readers have found to be most successful for them. This award means a lot to us because it was completely unsolicited and comes from the most important critics we have…you. Thank you.
3D content in the classroom is one of the most talked about and exciting ways to engage students with content in an interactive learning experience. Technology and education journals are filled with articles about the impact of 3D models in the classroom, and specifically the importance of 3D content to enhance STEM instruction.
As many of you know, at this past ISTE in Philadelphia, we showcased the value of a classroom that benefited from seamless technology interoperability, giving any teacher the ability to engage students with media-filled lessons. All of these elements are brought together under one user interface in SAFARI Montage’s newest module, Digital Curriculum Presenter (DCP).
We understand the extraordinary budgetary challenges that districts across the nation are facing. Properly implemented technological solutions can go a long way towards bridging the voids created by the massive funding cuts now wreaking havoc on our schools. We have heard about the following ten problems encountered by school districts throughout North America; this is how we can help.