North Georgia Networks (NGN) announced four new Education Exchange partners earlier today. For those of you unfamiliar with the Education Exchange, it is Gerogia’s only regional 10-gigabit private cloud for exclusive use by school systems. Now that you’re all caught up, let’s dive into the new strategic partner additions!
The Center for Puppetry Arts’ award-winning Distance Learning workshops incorporate hands-on puppet-
building or related arts instruction to teach curriculum-based topics in science, social studies and language arts, as well as health, safety, responsibility and sharing.
FieldTrip Zoom provides educators with an online service that allows them to search, order, schedule and connect to hundreds of live interactive programs. These programs provide students with unique learning experiences that align with course curriculum and drive home the in-class materials.
interact Solution is a comprehensive cutting-edge, turn-key online video solution that captures interactions, performance, security and surveillance through supportive video evidence of observable behaviors and actions in the classroom.
Life’s Time Capsule gives schools the opportunity to upload and safely store digital images, videos, voice recordings, personal journal entries and all document types from a desktop or mobile device. Life’s Time Capsule is perfect for teachers who place a priority on staying connected with their students.
To learn more about the Education Exchange and its strategic partners, visit educationexchange.coop. NGN’s strategic partner, Polycom, is currently offering free grant assistance to schools on the Education Exchange, greatly reducing the time and effort it takes to apply for the RUS DLT Grant. For more information, contact [email protected] by January 28, 2016.
Click here, to read NGN’s full press release.