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NAO at Stimson Middle School

South Huntington School District Receives First NAO Robot on Long Island

SOUTH HUNTINGTON, NY — Teq and the South Huntington School District will celebrate the district’s first NAO academic robot on Wednesday at an unboxing ceremony at 10:30 a.m at Stimson Middle School.

The South Huntington Education Foundation hosted events throughout the year to raise money to purchase NAO, cutting edge technology aimed at increasing student … Read more

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Improving Student Achievement in the Bronx

Teq has been working with the Archdiocese of New York for months on a targeted plan to help teachers and students enhance student achievement in mathematics for grades 4, 6, and 8.

From the planning stages to execution, this video showcases the work of Curriculum and Professional Development Mentor Marc Brea and the professional development … Read more

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Randolph Schools

Student Safety: A Top Priority for Administrators

Superintendents like Dr. David M. Browne think about student safety all the time. In a world where tragedies like those at Sandy Hook are a reality, it seems administrators can’t think about safety enough.

Browne, superintendent of schools at Randolph Township in New Jersey, weighed the options last summer – well before Sandy Hook – … Read more

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NYC Grant-Funded STEM Project a Success

New York, NY — About a dozen New York City teachers worked together recently to build wooden structures used to fling balls of wadded paper across a classroom. They weren’t developing new ways to frustrate janitors, the group was learning new ways to create accessible lessons in the areas of Science, technology engineering and Math Read more

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New York State School Technology Voucher Program (NYS-STVP)

NYS Schools to Receive $87 Million from Microsoft

New York State Education Commissioner, John B. King Jr., made the announcement earlier this week that, due to a settlement agreement with Microsoft, over $87 million have been made available for New York State schools. Fund vouchers will be allocated to eligible schools through the New York State School Technology Voucher program, and are … Read more

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At Home at Mohonk

Teq Sales Representative Ryan Meehan just spent his fifth year at the NEIT Conference at Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, New York. NEIT is a yearly gathering of technology specialists and librarians from New York area independent schools. In this video he talks about why he loves the conference.

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NAO robot

Meet Teq’s Newest Learning Partner: NAO

Teq instructional technologists recently concluded their first round of training on Teq’s newest product offering, NAO  an academic robot that promises to be an exciting new learning tool in the classroom.

NAO (pronounced “now”), 23 inches tall, will help schools address the critical shortage of STEM professionals especially in the fields of engineering and … Read more

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South Huntington to Implement Virtual Program with Grant

HUNTINGTON STATION, NY –– The South Huntington School District has chosen to work with Teq and SAFARI Montage after receiving a New York State Education Department grant to implement a program that will increase targeted students’ access for Advanced Placement (AP) courses.

The district has been awarded $500,000, a slice of $17.3 million in Race … Read more

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Carol Goosens

Dr. Carol Goossens’ Joins Teq

HUNTINGTON STATION, NY –– Teq announces the hiring of Dr. Carol Goossens’ as its new Learning Environment Designer and Curriculum Technology Specialist.

Dr. Goossens’ is known for her creative approaches in the implementation of augmentative communication in both self-contained and inclusive classroom settings. She has presented these concepts and innovations nationally and internationally.

Goossens’ will … Read more

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Teq and Newark Public Schools

HUNTINGTON STATION, NY –– November 16, 2012 Teq has been named a pre-qualified vendor for Newark Public Schools bid for Instructional Materials for Curriculum and Learning Environments.

Teq’s proposal included three components: SAFARI Montage, Professional Development, and an Edmodo Platform Curriculum featuring Progressive Science and Mathematics Initiatives. The plan outlined a partnership with Newark Public … Read more

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