As the summer months begin to dwindle down you may be wondering how will I make this school year better than the previous one? The answer isn’t straightforward. And cannot simply be found by changing your apple for lunch from a granny smith to a honey crisp. Continue reading “Tips for the School Year Ahead”
How can Promethean enhance classroom engagement?
Promethean offers a wide range of interactive panels allowing students and teachers to communicate simply and effectively. With over fifteen touch points, Promethean’s panels differentiate themselves from the average ten touch point displays, making it easier for larger groups of students to interact and engage. Continue reading “Enter into the World of Immersive Learning”
Securly, is the worlds first cloud-based web filtering solution that integrating into the K-12 system to protect schools both on and off campus with any device. The intention behind Securly is simply to keep kids safe online, anytime and anywhere.
Schools nowadays are fulfilling the needs of student’s abilities to interact with technology at an incredibly fast pace. As educators we may not be paying full attention to is the dangers of technology, and how they can be damaging within a classroom environment.
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Has it ever dawned on you that mirroring your laptop/desktop to a projector or monitor could be possible without the worry of cords getting in the way? The answer yes, it is possible. You’ll never have to deal with pesky cords and having to constantly transfer an HDMI cable from one device to another with the help of Airtame.
Airtame has come up with a solution for students to connect without any cables, simply by broadcasting a signal through a desktop application. Airtame has revolutionized technology by allowing students to connect with others, which has never been done before.
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Volume won’t be turned down, at least not anytime soon. ThinkWrite is at the forefront of audio accessories in education and for good reason: their diverse line of headphones and headsets offer students the ability to learn and be focused in the classroom. These products are particularly valuable to classrooms because of their inherent compatibility with Chromebook, a primary laptop MicroK12 distributes.
The connection with Chromebooks enables students to connect with their headphones by listening, learning and staying on top of assignments. They’re extremely useful for speech-to-text communication and recording voice overs, two forms of communication that are vital for furthering student’s abilities
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A partnership has been formed between Circuit Scribe and MicroK12 to deliver the most revolutionary STEM electronics for educators across the Pacific Northwest. Similar to MicroK12, Circuit Scribe is driven by innovation, and both envision electronics to be a vital component within our education system.
Students will have the opportunity to draw a circuit board simply by doodling on a piece of paper. Circuit Scribe allows children to be involved with technology, yet in a fun, interactive, and creative environment.
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3D printing is setting the path for a future in education. A company who has put their heart and souls into making this possible is Robo3D, building and designing high quality 3D printers that are affordable, easy to use and can be accessible for almost anyone.
With a 3D printer being implemented into a classroom setting, students will be able to fully emerge into the amazing capabilities these crafty machines possess. Starting off with doing fun project-based learning, by simply applying gained knowledge through education and skills to solve real world problems. Students will be able to devise their own level of understanding, that pushes them towards thinking of new ways to solve problems as they complete 3D printing projects. Given the tools – access to a printer, and skills – obtained through learning about the amazing capabilities of bringing ideas to life, students will be on their way to generating amazing creations. Continue reading “3D Printing for Education Has Arrived!”
MicroK12 has recently introduced SAM Labs, a fun and interactive STEAM solution that delivers an engaging learning experience within the classroom to support coding education. The ways that SAM Labs integrates these experiences is through a wide variety of kits that establish a world of coding and creating to the classroom.
Bursting with a variety of hardware and software, SAM Labs classroom-proof kits provide everything an educator needs to unleash a student’s creativity.
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LYNNWOOD, March 19, 2018 — MicroK12, a reseller of education technology for the past 36 years, is happy to announce the hiring of Bryan Morrison as their new VP of Operations. He will work closely with the executive team to organize company initiatives and streamline new processes.
“We are very excited to have Bryan on board,” said Rich Litchfield, VP of Sales of MicroK12. “He brings with him almost two decades of experience in organizational structure and will help us move forward in our new and exciting initiatives.” Continue reading “MicroK12 Announces Bryan Morrison As Its New VP of Operations”