Tech4Learning integrates Wixie with Engrade®

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Apr 8, 2014 11:41:00 AM

Tech4Learning is making it easier for schools and districts to infuse Wixie into their classroom curriculum by integrating with Engrade®.

Wixie is a student publishing and creativity platform. Engrade integrates school and district software and systems into one easy-to-use, cloud-based platform. Schools and districts will be able to manage users in Wixie through their existing Engrade system and provide a single sign-on (SSO) between the two systems.

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Topics: Wixie, engrade

Wixie to be a part of Baltimore County’s BCPS One

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Apr 2, 2014 11:45:00 AM

The Baltimore County Board of Education has approved a contract with Tech4Learning to provide elementary and middle school students throughout the county with access to Wixie as part of the BCPS S.T.A.T (Students & Teachers Accessing Technology) initiative.

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Topics: creativity, Wixie, bcps one, digital learning, digital age learning

Wixie Adds LTI Integration

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Apr 1, 2014 8:29:00 AM


Tech4Learning has made it easier for schools and districts to integrate Wixie by adding single-sign on integrations with common learning management systems through support for the Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) framework from the IMS Global Learning Consortium.

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Topics: Wixie, LTI, LMS

Wixie update now includes integration with Gaggle

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Feb 24, 2014 8:43:00 AM

Tech4Learning is making it easier for schools and districts to get up and running with Wixie by integrating their service with Gaggle’s Partner Program.

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Topics: creativity, creative software, Wixie, Gaggle

Updates to the Pixie and Wixie app include ePub export and more!

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Sep 16, 2013 2:09:00 PM

If you have been using the Pixie by Tech4Learning app or Wixie app on your iPad, Android tablet, or Kindle Fire HD, you may have seen the recent update notification.

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Topics: digital storytelling, Wixie, App, Pixie by Tech4Learning

Wixie update includes ability to export ePub3 files

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Sep 5, 2013 4:32:00 PM

Tech4Learning released another update to Wixie, its cloud-based authoring tool. This update adds some great new features to the student authoring application, including:

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Topics: pixie, Wixie, App, Pixie by Tech4Learning

Tech4Learning adds project evaluation tools to Wixie

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Jul 22, 2013 4:02:00 PM

Tech4Learning has updated Wixie to include tools that help teachers combine assignments and assessments to evaluate student performances for Common Core Standards.

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Topics: creativity, common core, Wixie, cloud, cloud-computing, assessment

Avoid the summer slide with Pixie and Wixie

Posted by Melinda Kolk on May 16, 2013 1:29:00 PM

Elementary students love using Pixie and Wixie for learning at school and you can keep them excited about reading, writing, thinking, and learning this summer by using them at home. Combine these tools with our free parent guides for summer learning fun.

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Topics: pixie, Wixie, iPad, App, home edition, summer slide, parent guides

Tech4Learning releases Wixie app for the Kindle Fire HD

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Nov 19, 2012 8:57:00 AM

Tech4Learning’s Wixie is now available for Kindle Fire HD tablets through the Amazon Appstore. The app is free for Wixie subscribers. The Wixie app for Kindle Fire HD takes advantage of authoring on the tablet’s touch interface, while connecting to storage, classroom management, and assessment tools in the cloud.

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Topics: Wixie, cloud, cloud-computing, App

Wixie wins 2012 Tech & Learning Award of Excellence

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Nov 7, 2012 3:46:00 PM

Tech4Learning’s Wixie wins an Award of Excellence in Tech & Learning magazine's prestigious 30-year-old recognition program that awards "innovative applications that break new ground." Over 160 entries were put to the test by Tech & Learning's experienced educational team of judges.

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Topics: Wixie, cloud, cloud-computing, award