Interesting News in Education – March 2019

 

Interesting News in Education
March 2019

Companies                                                                                                                                    
 
AMAZON

Amazon Future Engineer Brings Computer Science Courses to More Than 1000 High Schools in …
Amazon Future Engineer students (Photo: Business Wire) … Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, …
Associated Press (press release) (blog)
           
Amazon Amplify Aims to Make Tech Female Friendly Through Education
Amazon Amplify contains a series of initiatives aimed at increasing the number of women working in the technology sector. Under the new initiatives …
Computer Business Review
 
APPLE
           
Apple and Microsoft are making moves to try to beat Google in education
Google has a majority of the U.S. education tech market with 60 percent of all laptops and tablets purchased for U.S. K-12 classrooms, largely because …
CNBC
 
Apple Working With Non-Profit Dream Corps to Develop New Educational Coding Initiative
Apple today announced that it will partner with the Oakland-based … All the kids growing up now using chrome books and windows laptops may end …
Mac Rumors
 

AMPLIFY

Barnes & Noble Education and Wiley Expand Relationship, Providing Students with Wider Access …
Barnes & Noble Education and Wiley Expand Relationship, Providing … wider access to affordable, digital course materials to campuses nationwide.
Business Wire (press release)

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