Interesting News in Education – April 2018

 

Interesting News in Education
April 2018

Companies                                                                                                                                    
 
AMAZON
         
Amazon Abandons TenMarks Classroom Products
“We’re winding down. TenMarks will no longer be available after the 2018-2019 school year. Licenses for TenMarks Math and Writing will be honored through June 30, 2019. If you’re a current customer, you will receive an e-mail outlining what this means for you.” With that announcement, the online …
Education Week (blog)

APPLE
         
Apple pursues Google in education with $299 iPad, new ‘Schoolwork’ software
It was the first time Apple held a product introduction geared toward education since 2012, when it promoted a tool for designing e-books for the iPad. Yesterday, ahead of Apple’s announcement, Google and partner AsusTek Computer announced a $329 tablet powered by the same Chrome operating …
AdAge.com

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