Laura Devaney, Director of News at eSchool News recaps the latest product news, reports, and research in the ed-tech world. Her report for the week of Sept. 7 includes:
Marketplace trend update: 5 ed-tech developments
Remaining a tech-savvy educator means keeping on top of the myriad changes and trends in education, how technology can support those trends, and how teaching and learning can best benefit from near-constant change.
Below, we’ve gathered some of the latest and most relevant marketplace news to keep you up-to-date on product developments, teaching and learning initiatives, and new trends in education.
ClassFlow Moments, a new free app for teacher-parent communication, is the latest addition to Promethean’s collaborative learning software ClassFlow. With the ClassFlow Moments app, teachers can easily share classroom assignments, announcements, and awards with parents so they can proactively engage with their students’ learning. ClassFlow Moments is free for parents. Using their ClassFlow account and the free ClassFlow Moments app, teachers can send parents class assignments, activities and announcements, student successes and awards, and messages.