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"Already used by thousands of schools, Lumpty is an innovative collection of hands-on activities, games, animations, simulations and quizzes created with a strong focus on learning through fun. Our resources are designed specifically for classroom teaching and are ideal for use with interactive whiteboards or data projectors."  School subscriptions cost $580.00.

"The Quiz Hub is a collection of interactive quiz games that focus on language arts, math, geography, history, and science facts."  Schools need to subscribe to the service in order to access it.

"First launched in 2006, the Infinite Thinking Machine (ITM) is a high-energy Internet TV show directly targeted at K-12 educators, parents and students. Our goal is to inspire creativity and innovation in education. Innovative approaches to education are showcased, and the teachers, administrators and students behind them are celebrated."
"POWER ON TEXAS is a space for administrators and educators to discover how classrooms across the state are harnessing technology to boost student achievement and teacher effectiveness. Here, you can tap into resources, connect with ideas, and find practical tools to get started on your districtís journey to join the digital learning revolution."
"Welcome to Classroom20.com, the social network for those interested in Web 2.0 and collaborative technologies in education."
"The Education Arcade explores games that promote learning through authentic and engaging play. TEA's research and development projects focus both on the learning that naturally occurs in popular commercial games, and on the design of games that more vigorously address the educational needs of players."
"The purpose of this site is to share information about free resources that teachers can use in their classrooms.  In 2008 Free Technology for Teachers was awarded the Edublogs Award for 'Best Resource Sharing Blog.'"
"The Promethean Collaborative Classroom consists of our proACTIV interactive whiteboard, ACTIVote student response system, ACTIVslate wireless slate and ACTIVtablet lesson preparation tool. You can learn more about the Promethean Collaborative Classroom by visiting the Solutions section of our website."
"Now... you can get immediate feedback from every student, know exactly who in your classroom understands a concept - and who needs a little extra help. The TI-Navigator can make it all possible! The innovative, next-generation educational tool can help you."
"It's Magic! Student Learning and Classroom Assessment Rise to New Heights:  From the industry leader comes a new way of thinking about assessment. Classroom Wizard is breakthrough technology brought to you by Scantron that allows educators to quickly quiz, grade and report simultaneously right in the classroom. Classroom Wizard utilizes the simplicity and efficiency of handhelds and a web-based application. After a teacher easily creates a quiz using the program, students enter their answers on handhelds and beam the data for instantaneous scoring and analysis of results. "
Make fast, fun training games with Game Show Presenter. This presentation software helps people pay attention and learn by putting your quiz or review points into a funny, TV-style quiz show. It adds music, funny game show host, sound effects and scorekeeping for up to 10 players or teams, so it is easy to make your own training games. The software keeps audiences, trainees and students focused on your subject, so you'll see increased attention and participation right away