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Vernier’s New ‘Easy Math Deluxe Package’ Makes Real-World Data Collection Easier for Math Teachers

BEAVERTON, Oregon, February 22, 2006 –Vernier Software & Technology introduces a new Easy Math Deluxe Package, a data-collection kit for the math classroom featuring the EasyTemp temperature probe, the EasyLink sensor interface, and the Texas Instruments Calculator-Based Ranger™ 2. The new Easy Math Deluxe Package allows students to study mathematical relationships in real-world phenomena as recommended by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

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New Kit for Handheld Digital Microscope Brings Versatility to Laboratory Investigations and Analysis

Beaverton, OR – February 15, 2006 – Students studying high school biology or middle school life sciences have a new tool for taking a close-up look at lab specimens. Exclusively from Vernier, the Biology ProScope Kit includes a USB handheld digital microscope called the ProScopeTM, plus lenses, adapters and a mounting stand.

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EasyData 2 Goes International

Texas Instruments and Vernier are pleased to announce localized versions of EasyData! The EasyData application for the TI-84 Plus family of calculators and TI-83 Plus calculators brings a new level of simplicity to calculator-based data collection. Now, you can collect data directly on your TI calculator in 11 different languages.

EasyData version 2 is available in the following languages:

  • Spanish
  • German
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Swedish
  • Dutch
  • Norwegian
  • Danish
  • Finnish

Learn more or download EasyData at www.vernier.com/easy/easydata.html

2006 Technology Award Winners

Vernier/NSTA 2006 Technology Award

We are pleased to announce the 2006 Vernier/NSTA Technology Award Winners. The winners are awarded for their innovative use of data-collection technology using a computer, graphing calculator, or other handheld in the science classroom.

Read the synopsis of the winners’ submissions.

Elementary
Deborah Wickerham
Chamberlin Hill Intermediate
Findlay, OH

Middle School
Jamie Mabry
New London Choice Middle School
New London, NC

High School
Heidi Anderson
Paul Laurence Dunbar High School
Lexington, KY

David Jones
Big Sky High School
Missoula, MT

Stephen Potashnik
Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School
Tappahannock, VA

College
Marina Milner-Bolton
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada

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The New ‘Vernier Spectrometer, Powered by Ocean Optics’ Melds Accuracy and Affordability for Classroom/Academic Labs

Beaverton, OR – February X, 2006 – Vernier Software & Technology now offers chemistry and physics teachers a spectrometer powered by the technological power and accuracy of renowned photonics technology firm Ocean Optics™. Portable, powerful and precise, the fully functioning visible light spectrometer connects directly to computers with a standard USB cable and gives precise measurements instantly over a range of 380–950 nm.

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