Ecoballot Ballot-Blog » Blog Archive » Ecoballot Customers: Update about the Scholastico Merger

. . .  Ecoballot has been acquired by Scholastico.com.  The merger is a true win-win for both companies.  If you don’t already know about Scholastico, they have developed three amazing products for school office automation: after-school activity signups, parent-teacher conference registration, and student-teacher feedback surveys.  By acquiring Ecoballot, they add a fourth service to their already […]

Is there room for Snapchat in schools?

Snapchat has been associated with “sexting” for so long that very few teachers or schools would consider it to have potential value in an educational setting.  But as Casey Neistat’s recent video shows, Snapchat can be a powerful way to share ephemeral stories.  Is it time to re-think our view on the sexting app?  George […]

PhotoMath uses your phone’s camera to solve equations

New app helps students solve math equations.  Now that Wolfram Alpha and MicroBlink make solving complex equations easier, will math teachers harness this to push students towards solving more open-ended real-world problems?  Or will schools try to block the software and consider it “cheating?”   MicroBlink’s newly unveiled PhotoMath for iOS and Windows Phone . . .  uses […]

Top LMS Software | 2014 Reviews of the Best Systems via Capterra

Learning management systems are used by academic institutions and companies to manage, track, and deliver courses and training programs. One of the fastest growing software sectors over the last decade, it is now a billion dollar plus industry with hundreds of competing offerings. Below is a look the most popular options as measured by a […]