Leading K12 Learning Platform – ITWorx CLG – and New Kinect ‘Virtual Lab’ at ISTE

ITWorx – a global software professional services firm and leading expert in e-learning solutions – will attend ISTE’s annual conference and exposition from June 24-27 at the San Diego Convention Center to present its learning platform, CLG, and introduce its 'Virtual Lab' with Kinect to the educational community. ISTE is the largest teacher-based, non-profit organization in the field of educational technology in North America, with a mission to help PK-12 classroom teachers and administrators.

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Chemistry Lab with ITWorx Virtual Lab using Kinect

Run scientific experiments with ITWorx Virtual Lab using Kinect

The face of education is changing with self-paced learning, social networking & mobility becoming compulsory mechanisms rather than complementary. CLG is designed to ensure that both teachers and students are empowered with the right tools...

(PRWEB) June 19, 2012

At this year’s event, ITWorx Education will showcase its multilingual social learning platform, the Connected Learning Gateway (CLG), which provides public and private K-12 education institutions with the latest teaching and learning tools, mobility tools, and content-integration capabilities to create a unique and modern education experience for all. The platform provides a dynamic learning space enriched with collaboration, personalization, interactivity, real-time feedback and assessment, and mobile learning. CLG enables learners, teachers and schools to embrace a new culture of social learning. It also encourages parental involvement throughout the learning process.

“The face of education is changing with self-paced learning, social networking, and mobility becoming compulsory mechanisms of the process rather than complementary,” commented Houssam Amer, ITWorx VP – North America; adding “CLG is designed to ensure that both teachers and students are empowered with the right tools for a 21st century education.”

ITWorx Education will also demo its newly-released ‘Virtual Lab’ which uses Kinect to simulate the running of a scientific experiment, surpassing handheld devices by putting the entire lab experience at the learner’s fingertips. The Virtual Lab enables teachers and students to run experiments for an unlimited number of trials using different scenarios without worrying about safety issues or the availability and cost of raw materials. ITWorx Virtual Lab saves the time taken by lengthy lab preparations and creates a more effective, personal, fun and greener learning environment.

ITWorx Virtual Lab can be easily applied to a wide variety of scientific experiments and non-scientific ones too. Teachers can use Kinect as a public device to explain to all students in a classroom at once.

Visit ITWorx at Booth No. 2247, ISTE Conference and Exhibition, San Diego Convention Center.

About ITWorx Education
A Microsoft Strategic Education Partner, ITWorx Education™ holds an impressive track record in delivering customized software solutions, with deployment success stories in over 1,400 schools. ITWorx Education solutions enable education authorities, private and public schools, colleges and higher education institutions to realize their e-learning vision. CLG was a finalist in the 2011 SIIA Innovation Incubator Program.


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