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Mailbird

All Your Messages, One Inbox – Mailbird

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Staying on top of your work first and foremost means staying on top of your emails. This can be especially tricky if you have multiple inboxes on the go, but don’t worry – Mailbird Pro is here to help. The messaging platform for Windows is available at 60% off to academic organizations through OnTheHub. Mailbird Pro’s features include: A unified inbox for an unlimited number of accounts. A calendar that organizes all your events in one place. Multilingual support for…

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IBM SPSS

Three Key IBM SPSS Tools for Schools

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IBM’s SPSS suite offers schools a powerful roster of tools for exploring data, predicting trends, and analyzing statistics. Eligible academic organizations can even download the IBM SPSS line at exclusive pricing though OnTheHub. Here are three great IBM SPSS programs that schools can take advantage of: IBM SPSS Statistics: Solve business and research problems through multiple forms of analysis. Statistics is available for Windows and Mac and can be rented for 6 or 12 month periods. IBM SPSS Amos: Amos…

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SXSW Edu

10 Key Edtech Tips from SXSWedu

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One of the core themes of SXSWedu 2016 was that collaboration is crucial to advancing edtech. All stakeholders – students, educators, administrators and more – must have a voice to improve student success. Extend the conversation on edtech with these 10 valuable insights. [View the story “10 Key Edtech Tips from SXSWedu” on Storify]

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Three new features for Texidium

3 Key Insights for Accessible Education Technology

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Whether we’re helping schools go digital with eTexts or providing discounts on software for students, we believe in alleviating barriers to education. That’s why accessibility in education technology is so important to us – everything we make for future classrooms must support all learners to truly further our goal. Developing our digital textbook platform Texidium and attending conferences such as the International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference has grown our knowledge base on accessibility best practices. We strive to…

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Ontario ministry of Education

Department of Education Says Yes to Textbooks in Tuition

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Education should be easily accessible for everyone. We are very pleased that the Department of Education has introduced rules that will make it simpler for students to get the textbooks they need. Starting on July 1, 2016, higher ed institutions will be allowed to include the cost of textbooks and supplies in students’ tuition and fees. This ruling reduces the burden that traditional hardcover textbooks place on students and schools. Now that textbooks will be grouped with tuition and fees,…

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