SYS-CON MEDIA Authors: Pat Romanski, Elizabeth White, Yeshim Deniz, Nikita Ivanov, Sean Houghton

News Feed Item

Corel® to Showcase Teacher-Try-It Program and Education Software at ISTE 2014

Corel extends its academic programs, securing its position as the leading provider of creative software for the education market

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/26/14 -- Editor's Note: There is an image associated with this release.

Corel will showcase its portfolio of education software options, along with its new Teacher-Try-It Program, at the 2014 International Society for Technical Education (ISTE) Conference from June 29 - July 1, 2014. Product specialists will be on hand at the Corel booth (#2442) to discuss Corel's education programs and demonstrate popular Corel desktop and mobile apps that make it affordable for educators to incorporate the latest technology and digital storytelling techniques into their curriculum.

Corel will also present the Video Editing and MediaBook workshop at the ISTE 2014 Digital Storytelling Playground.

Visit us at the Corel Booth (#2442)

Product specialists from Corel will be on hand to discuss Corel's education solutions and the new Teacher-Try-It Program. With Corel's Teacher-Try-It Program, qualified teachers and faculty members can now download free full licenses of Corel graphics and photo-editing software titles from onthehub.com/corel-teacher-try-it. For more information, see the Corel announcement.

Booth demonstrations will provide a hands-on look at using Corel's graphics and digital media software to teach students the fundamentals of technology. Meet with Corel representatives at the event:

Roger Wambolt, Training Specialist, Corel®


--  Roger is a CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite expert and author of Bring It
    Home with CorelDRAW: A Guide to In-House Graphic Design. His career
    spans more than 18 years in the graphics industry.

Brian Hanlon, North American Licensing Manager, Roxio®, Pinnacle™ and Corel®


--  Brian is an accomplished leader in the software licensing industry with
    more than 17 years of experience in software, services and the recent
    shift to the cloud and virtualization.

Morry Attias, Account Manager, Corel®, Roxio®, Pinnacle™


--  Morry is a software licensing expert with 8 years of industry
    experience. He specializes in enterprise deployments and has worked
    closely with both K-12 and Higher-Ed institutions, helping them to
    expand their creative software portfolios and develop licensing
    solutions that meet their evolving needs.

Join us at the Digital Storytelling Playground: June 29 from 8 - 11:30 a.m. (Building C, Level 2)

The Digital Storytelling Playground will feature various "Sandbox" workshops that focus on specific aspects of digital storytelling in the classroom. Corel will host the Video Editing and MediaBook session, providing demonstrations of video-editing techniques and an introduction to the Roxio® MediaBook™ mobile app that makes it simple for students to create interactive ebooks with photos, video and audio.

Corel in Education

Corel offers affordable, easy-to-use alternatives to other costly software options. It provides educators with the choice of how to purchase and use its software, free of contracts, buy-ins or fine print. As a result, instructors can equip their students with vital technology skills, without breaking budget.

With offerings including the new Teacher-Try-It program, Corel makes it simple for teachers to get hands-on with its software and select the best applications for their classroom, at no cost.

Earlier this year, Corel was selected as the new creative software provider partner for design, print, media and web by the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC), providing an aggressive and affordable pricing agreement across 41 states.

For more information, please visit www.corel.com/mhec and www.corel.com/education.

About Corel

Corel is one of the world's top software companies, boasting some of the industry's best-known graphics, productivity and digital media products. We've built a reputation for giving customers more choice, and delivering solutions that are easy to learn and use. Our mission is simple: help people achieve new levels of creativity and productivity.

Corel's product lines include CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite, Corel® Painter®, Corel® PaintShop® Pro, Corel® AfterShot™ Pro, Corel® VideoStudio®, Corel® WordPerfect® Office, Pinnacle Studio™, Roxio Creator®, Roxio® Toast® and WinZip®. For more information on Corel, please visit www.corel.com.

© 2014 Corel Corporation. All rights reserved. Corel, the Corel logo, the Corel balloon logo, AfterShot, CorelDRAW, MediaBook, Painter, PaintShop, Pinnacle, Pinnacle Studio, Roxio, Roxio Creator, VideoStudio, WordPerfect and WinZip are trademarks or registered trademarks of Corel Corporation and/or its subsidiaries in Canada, the U.S. and elsewhere. All other trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners. Patents: www.corel.com/patent

To view the image associated with this release, please visit the following link: http://www.marketwire.com/library/20140625-954203_bg.jpg

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
The Internet of Things promises to transform businesses (and lives), but navigating the business and technical path to success can be difficult to understand. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Sean Lorenz, Technical Product Manager for Xively at LogMeIn, demonstrated how to approach creating broadly successful connected customer solutions using real world business transformation studies including New England BioLabs and more.
The Internet of Things will greatly expand the opportunities for data collection and new business models driven off of that data. In her session at @ThingsExpo, Esmeralda Swartz, CMO of MetraTech, discussed how for this to be effective you not only need to have infrastructure and operational models capable of utilizing this new phenomenon, but increasingly service providers will need to convince a skeptical public to participate. Get ready to show them the money!
There's Big Data, then there's really Big Data from the Internet of Things. IoT is evolving to include many data possibilities like new types of event, log and network data. The volumes are enormous, generating tens of billions of logs per day, which raise data challenges. Early IoT deployments are relying heavily on both the cloud and managed service providers to navigate these challenges. In her session at Big Data Expo®, Hannah Smalltree, Director at Treasure Data, discussed how IoT, Big D...
The 3rd International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that its Call for Papers is now open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the biggest idea since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago.
In her General Session at 15th Cloud Expo, Anne Plese, Senior Consultant, Cloud Product Marketing, at Verizon Enterprise, focused on finding the right mix of renting vs. buying Oracle capacity to scale to meet business demands, and offer validated Oracle database TCO models for Oracle development and testing environments. Anne Plese is a marketing and technology enthusiast/realist with over 19+ years in high tech. At Verizon Enterprise, she focuses on driving growth for the Verizon Cloud platfo...
The Internet of Things will put IT to its ultimate test by creating infinite new opportunities to digitize products and services, generate and analyze new data to improve customer satisfaction, and discover new ways to gain a competitive advantage across nearly every industry. In order to help corporate business units to capitalize on the rapidly evolving IoT opportunities, IT must stand up to a new set of challenges. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jeff Kaplan, Managing Director of THINKstrateg...
SYS-CON Events announced today Isomorphic Software, the global leader in high-end, web-based business applications, will exhibit at SYS-CON's DevOps Summit 2015 New York, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Isomorphic Software is the global leader in high-end, web-based business applications. We develop, market, and support the SmartClient & Smart GWT HTML5/Ajax platform, combining the productivity and performance of traditional desktop software ...
The Internet of Things is tied together with a thin strand that is known as time. Coincidentally, at the core of nearly all data analytics is a timestamp. When working with time series data there are a few core principles that everyone should consider, especially across datasets where time is the common boundary. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Jim Scott, Director of Enterprise Strategy & Architecture at MapR Technologies, discussed single-value, geo-spatial, and log time series dat...
DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Gridstore™, the leader in hyper-converged infrastructure purpose-built to optimize Microsoft workloads, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Gridstore™ is the leader in hyper-converged infrastructure purpose-built for Microsoft workloads and designed to accelerate applications in virtualized environments. Gridstore’s hyper-converged infrastructure is the ...
The 4th International DevOps Summit, co-located with16th International Cloud Expo – being held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY – announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss. From showcase success stories from early adopters and web-scale businesses, DevOps is expanding to organizations of all sizes, including the world's large...
WebRTC defines no default signaling protocol, causing fragmentation between WebRTC silos. SIP and XMPP provide possibilities, but come with considerable complexity and are not designed for use in a web environment. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Matthew Hodgson, technical co-founder of the Matrix.org, discussed how Matrix is a new non-profit Open Source Project that defines both a new HTTP-based standard for VoIP & IM signaling and provides reference implementations.
DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete...
Explosive growth in connected devices. Enormous amounts of data for collection and analysis. Critical use of data for split-second decision making and actionable information. All three are factors in making the Internet of Things a reality. Yet, any one factor would have an IT organization pondering its infrastructure strategy. How should your organization enhance its IT framework to enable an Internet of Things implementation? In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, James Kirkland, Chief Ar...
"SAP had made a big transition into the cloud as we believe it has significant value for our customers, drives innovation and is easy to consume. When you look at the SAP portfolio, SAP HANA is the underlying platform and it powers all of our platforms and all of our analytics," explained Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce at SAP, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.