Educators at the annual conference of the International Society for Technology in Education said education companies should focus on text-to-speech capabilities, switch accessibility, assistive technology, and other supports for students with special needs.
Data privacy experts provided advice for ed-tech vendors and districts on keeping student data secure, at the annual meeting of the International Society for Technology in Education.
Spring Branch ISD seeks post-secondary guidance for high-achieving, under-served students. Virginia’s Richmond County schools want a ClassLink single sign-on system. The Middletown Public Schools, R.I., are looking for a student information system.
Norman School District, Okla., is designing a new district-wide website, and Columbia School District, Miss., wants a new internet provider. Henrico County, Va., picked a summer reading book supplier for elementary schools.
Houston schools are seeking an SEL curriculum aligned to CASEL standards, and Mission Consolidated Independent School District, Calif., wants a reading screener and intervention program for pre-K-8. Baltimore schools chose two vendors to provide literacy professional development.
A school district in Tacoma, Wash., is looking for a social-emotional health curriculum for grades K-5, and the state of Delaware has selected eight vendors to provide materials aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards.
Illinois wants a new state testing provider for ELA and math assessments in grades 3-8, and Virginia Beach City Public Schools, Va., are looking for materials for middle and high school math courses. California’s Vista district chose West Corporation to design their website.
Vermont wants consultants to support districts in creating master schedules, and Colorado’s Poudre school system plans to purchase Adobe Creative Cloud school subscriptions. The Fort Bend, Texas district chose Naviance by Hobsons for post-secondary planning.
Oregon wants assessments for students in alternative educational settings, and Detroit Public Schools are looking for a math intervention program for students in grades 5-8. Prince William County, Va. selected Dimension Data to furnish a data solution.
Idaho plans to implement a teacher evaluation platform for 168 school districts and charters, and Brevard County Schools, Fla., wants web-based grade book software. Twin Rivers USD, Calif., purchased a CMS from CatapultK12.