Cable in the Classroom (CIC) is the national education foundation of the cable industry. Working in partnership with, and on behalf of, the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) and our cable industry partners, CIC advocates digital citizenship and the visionary, sensible and effective use of media in homes, schools, and communities. More information available at http://www.ciconline.org.
Ideal: Imagine a world where young people are strong problem solving, geographical thinkers with solid 21st century career skills who actively contribute to the good of their local and global communities. Esri actively works to address this ideal. Esri, founded in 1969, is the world leader in GIS (geographic information systems). GIS and geographical problem solving are being used everyday by millions of persons in thousands of occupations to tackle issues in our communities and across the world (www.esri.com/mapmuseum). Since 1992, the Esri Education Program has advanced GIS in schools via software, data, curriculum, and training opportunities and collaborations. More information available at www.esri.com.
ePals, the world’s largest online community of K12 learners, offers digital collaboration tools, classroom matches, a project library and top-quality content from trusted educational brands. ePals LEARN365 is the only globally connected email and collaboration platform. Smithsonian content is provided weekly for science, social studies and the arts. More information available at www.epals.com.
The Intel® Teach Program offers teachers proven professional development supporting 21st century skills. Intel Teach promotes standards-aligned, project-based approaches and multiple forms of assessment for learning. Courses help teachers transform instruction to engage students in deeply relevant ways with appropriate use of technology, Web 2.0, and social networking for learning, creativity, and communication. More information available at www.intel.com.
Phonak is the world’s leading manufacturer of hearing and wireless assistive listening technology. From Dynamic SoundField classroom amplification systems to personal FM transmitters and receivers for the hearing impaired Phonak has life changing hearing solutions for adults and students alike. More information available at http://www.phonak.com.
SymbalooEDU helps educators and students safely curate and organize the best of the web for personalized learning. Our visual interface is the reason students and educators find it incredibly engaging and why over 1 million users choose Symbaloo. We look forward to sharing our vision for state-wide partnerships, boosting student achievement and teacher effectiveness, with innovative technology leaders. More information available at www.symbalooedu.com.
How do you know your students and teachers are on the path to success? With TaskStream’s cloud-based solutions, you can plan and share curriculum and assess student and teacher performance to ensure they have the knowledge and skills they need to succeed. More informtion available at www.taskstream.com.
Truenorthlogic is the leading provider of comprehensive human capital management systems to K-12 education agencies working to improve student achievement by increasing educator effectiveness. Our award-winning solutions help State and local education agencies build, support and retain a highly effective teaching force, while generating efficiency gains and costs savings. More information available at www.truenorthlogic.com.
USC Shoah Foundation – The Institute for Visual History and Education is dedicated to making audio-visual interviews with survivors and eyewitnesses of the Holocaust and other crimes against humanity a compelling voice for education and action. More information available at http://dornsife.usc.edu/vhi/.
Victory Productions is a twenty-year-old, full-service, K-12 developer. Victory’s content experts and technology teams collaborate to create cutting-edge products for teaching ELL, ESL, STEM, Economics/Financial Literacy, Internet Safety and Spanish. A dedicated editorial team develops high-stakes assessment items for the Common Core State Standards. More information available at http://www.victoryprd.com.
Vidyo offers the first video communications platform to deliver natural, HD quality visual collaboration across any general-purpose network, to any device, at a fraction of the cost of other solutions. With Vidyo, educational institutions can seamlessly extend education beyond the classroom walls to reach students, faculty, subject matter experts and alumni where they live and work. More information available at www.vidyo.com.