|[June 29, 2014]
Intel Showcases Education Solutions for All Kinds of Classrooms at ISTE 2014
ATLANTA --(Business Wire)--
Intel (News - Alert) Corporation announced that three customers launched products based
on its new education-specific product reference designs this week at the International
Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2014 Conference in
Atlanta. Created by Intel® Education, these reference designs draw on
more than a decade of experience in student learning, providing
customers with shorter development time, customization capabilities and
the latest technologies, features and software. The three products are
the Panasonic (News - Alert) 3E*, the CTL Education Chromebook* and the M&A Education
Designed for active learning and active students, the Panasonic 3E is a
tablet that comes with a detachable keyboard to deliver laptop
capabilities. Panasonic is the first company to offer Intel's
purpose-built 2 in 1 reference design as a device for K-12 students.
The Panasonic 3E ships with a comprehensive software bundle of essential
K-12 applications that makes learning more active and teachers' lives
easier. It also features a thermometer probe, on-board cameras and an
add-on lens that turn science and mathematics into hands-on, highly
engaging, STEM-centered learning.
Based on Intel® Education's reference design for Chromebook, the CTL
Education Chromebook and M&A Education Chromebook are lightweight, easy
to use, and can withstand daily student use - in class, at home and
anywhere between. Developed for students, the Chromebooks feature a
rugged, easy-carry handle; rotatable camera; optional snap-on lens for
science exploration; and non-slip texture.
The Education Chromebooks are equipped with Intel Inside® for the best
Chromebook experience, providing students with long battery life for
all-day learning and the best ability to multitask, open multiple tabs
and support offline learning. Intel is investing in the Chrome ecosystem
to ensure that Intel® architecture offers the best experience in a
"These new reference designs demonstrate the diversity of Intel's
portfolio of education solutions," said John Galvin, vice president of
the Sales and Marketing Group and general manager of Intel Education.
"Instead of taking a one-size-fits-all approach to transforming
education, we provide a variety of different tools - including devices,
software, content and professional development services - to ensure that
school districts can choose the right solution to achieve student
Below is an overview of Intel'sadditional activities at the conference.
For general information, visit www.intel.com/iste.
Intel's booth at ISTE features:
Award-winning educators with real-world education technology
experience sharing their unique perspectives and discussing how
technology has changed learning and teaching in their classrooms;
Third grade teacher Suzy Brooks, who is sharing her experience at
ISTE via social media on Twitter
Free copies of "Transforming Education for the Next Generation: A
Practical Guide for Learning and Teaching with Technology," a new
guide for school leaders that includes step-by-step actions to
help schools create systemic change and transform education;
Free codes for digital downloads of "Personalized Learning: A
Guide for Engaging Students with Technology," an Intel®
Education-underwritten and ISTE-published book designed to help
educators and administrators understand the concepts behind
personalized learning and share with them step-by-step guidance on
planning, funding and implementing a school-wide personalized
A mobile device bar with the latest Intel processor-based
education products; and
Interactive learning kiosks featuring:
The Kno* app, a turnkey solution for deploying a digital
education curriculum that supports learning that inspires and
Visionary strategies on personalized learning and transforming
How to design active learning spaces.
About Intel Education
In our increasingly global economy, Intel Corporation recognizes that
curiosity, critical thinking and a quality education are necessary to
prepare tomorrow's workforce for jobs of the 21st century. That is why
Intel collaborates with governments, NGOs and industry to advance
education and enable individuals to develop skills for lifelong success.
Intel gets directly involved in developing education solutions and
programs as well as through advocacy and technology access efforts.
Intel's programs are tailored based on local community needs, but are
unified by the common theme of unlocking individual potential by
providing the skills and opportunities for success. www.intel.com/education
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The
company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the
foundation for the world's computing devices. As a leader in corporate
responsibility and sustainability, Intel also manufactures the world's
first commercially available "conflict-free" microprocessors. Additional
information about Intel is available at newsroom.intel.com
and about Intel's conflict-free efforts at conflictfree.intel.com.
Intel, Intel Inside and the Intel logo are trademarks of Intel
Corporation in the United States and other countries.
*Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.
1 Battery life testing conducted by Quanta using Google (News - Alert)
Chrome OS power_Load Test. Battery life will vary and the maximum
capacity of the battery will naturally decrease with time and usage. See www.chromium.org/chromium-os/testing/power-testing
for test details.
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