New York schools to receive US$111m for edtech and security upgrades

Hundreds of schools across New York state will receive more than US$111 million to invest in education technology and upgrade their security measures. The funding forms part of the Smart Schools Bond Act, established in 2014. The edtech initiative authorised the issuance of US$2bn in general obligation bonds to finance improved edtech and infrastructure to […]

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Lü – Interactive Playground partners with Dell to power K12 immersive learning spaces

Lü – Interactive Playground, a leader in K12 edtech systems, has announced a strategic collaboration with Dell Technologies to enable immersive learning in schools for children around the world. With numerous global studies recognising the interconnected relationship between physical activity and academic success, with cognitive, emotional, social, and physical benefits contributing to better health and […]

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Edtech start-ups: Jisc invites innovators to solve HE challenges

Start-up companies are being called upon to solve higher education’s biggest challenges as part of a new partnership programme. The new scheme – Step up – will connect institutional decision-makers to innovative start-up businesses that can offer edtech solutions. The innitiative is being run by Jisc, the organisation which provides digital solutions for UK education and […]

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