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Education Tech

5 key recommendations for AI in education

May 23, 2024

Via: eSchool News

It’s impossible to avoid news about AI today, and it seems all industries and sectors are abuzz with how AI will impact operations. Education is no different, with many educators worried about students using AI to cheat, while others champion […]


Education Tech

3 AR/VR resources that nurture student curiosity

May 22, 2024

Via: eSchool News

As a Technology Explorations teacher for my district, I’m tasked with finding and incorporating the latest technology resources into classrooms effectively and engagingly. One of my biggest goals as a technology instructor is to teach my students skills and provide […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Education Tech

6 ways we boosted literacy platform usage and engaged students

May 21, 2024

Via: eSchool News

I became a reading specialist in 2015, at which point our school’s previous reading specialist was already using an online literacy platform. This was right about the time a leading literacy vendor was rolling out its new literacy program for […]


Education Tech

A purposeful approach to tech integration

May 9, 2024

Via: eSchool News

Technology and education go hand-in-hand nowadays, which means it’s more important than ever before to ensure tech is used purposefully within the classroom. With students and educators each accessing 40+ tech tools each year, there’s a real risk of getting […]


Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education

Empowering higher education with artificial intelligence

May 6, 2024

Via: Higher Ed Dive

In the rapidly evolving postsecondary landscape, institutions and their leaders face multifaceted challenges such as the need to modernize solutions, to transform business practices to achieve equitable attainment. Adapting to these challenges requires transformative solutions, and one powerful tool that […]


Education Tech

5 digital resources to inspire curiosity and engage students

April 30, 2024

Via: eSchool News

I have had the pleasure to serve as an educator in Wisconsin’s Verona Area School District for over 30 years. During that time, I have enjoyed working with the staff, students, parents, and community members to thoughtfully integrate technology into […]


Education Tech

What Do We Gain and Lose When Students Use AI to Write?

April 24, 2024

Via: Ed Surge

If a tree falls in a forest and no one hears it, does it make a sound? If a student uses AI to write and nobody notices, does it matter? I’ll admit: the latter question is hard for me to […]


Education Tech

Educators love their edtech, but want more training

April 18, 2024

Via: eSchool News

An overwhelming majority of educators (93 percent) say they believe edtech makes teaching and learning better, according to a new survey from classroom management solution NetSupport. The survey asked educators who either manage or use technology about the use and […]


Education Tech

Crafting ethical AI landscapes in K-12 education

April 2, 2024

Via: eSchool News

The summer of 2023 brought with it a declaration from our Executive Director of Technology that it would be the Summer of AI. As a digital learning team, we were assigned the responsibility of exploring the full spectrum of AI […]


Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education

How AI Can Address Critical Challenges Facing Higher Education

March 29, 2024

Via: Ed Surge

Artificial intelligence is increasingly being integrated into higher education to address challenges such as personalized learning and operational efficiency. AI-powered tools are streamlining administrative tasks like scheduling, registration and financial aid management, freeing up valuable staff time and reducing errors. […]


Education Tech

Beyond the classroom: The future of university teaching

March 26, 2024

Via: eCampus News

In an era where AI, ChatGPT, and now the groundbreaking video component using Sora are reshaping the educational landscape, it is conceivable that university professors could become obsolete within this decade. This bold declaration stems from the rapid advancements in […]


Education Tech

How edtech is transforming bilingual education in the U.S.

March 21, 2024

Via: eSchool News

Millions of students within the United States public school system are non-native English speakers. As this figure continues to grow year over year, true bilingual education is becoming more vital to equitably support student success. How do we ensure students […]


Education Tech

E-rate insight protects school technology infrastructure

March 18, 2024

Via: eSchool News

When the Federal Communications Commission’s E-rate program first emerged in 1996, only 14 percent of the nation’s K-12 classrooms were connected to the internet. Since then, the program has transformed to help schools and libraries connect to high-speed broadband. Today, […]


Education Tech

6 ways you’re already using AI in the classroom

March 5, 2024

Via: eSchool News

Many educators are cautiously optimistic about AI, indicating that they’d like more guidance to effectively integrate it into their instructional strategies. But while generative AI tools like ChatGPT have dominated conversations for the past year, there are many classroom tools […]


Education Tech

Friday 5: K-12 computer science trends

March 1, 2024

Via: eSchool News

K-12 computer science is essential, not just for students who may pursue computer science or STEM fields in college or the workforce. Computer science principles give students critical computational thinking skills that will serve them in any career field or […]


Education Tech

Here’s how to protect schools from cyberattacks in 2024

February 14, 2024

Via: eSchool News

Identity theft and data breaches are on the rise and K-12 schools are one of the biggest targets. In fact, from 2016 through 2022, there have been more than 1,600 publicly reported cybersecurity-related incidents at K-12 public schools, affecting millions […]


Education Tech

Low-income schools aren’t vetting ed tech, analysis finds

February 9, 2024

Via: K-12 Dive

The Internet Safety Labs report’s most “disturbing findings” were related to technology use and advertising patterns among low-income schools and in schools where a majority of the student population are American Indian and Alaskan Native, said Lisa LeVasseur, executive director […]


Education Tech

How to ensure edtech ROI? Ask these 4 questions

February 7, 2024

Via: eSchool News

Somehow, after the pandemic and returning to “normal,” teachers are more reliant on worksheets or things they find online (often unvetted) and can easily duplicate. They need tools that are easy to use, support active learning, and can accommodate the […]


Education Tech

The future is artificial intelligence. Are students ready?

February 7, 2024

Via: K-12 Dive

To Richard Culatta, students need to learn about artificial intelligence and its inner workings now. But even more critical, says the CEO of the International Society for Technology in Education, is that educators teach pupils not just about the technology, […]


Education Tech

Role of AI in Education

February 5, 2024

Via: eSchool News

AI is enhancing the learning experience, personalizing instruction, and fostering innovation. In classrooms worldwide, AI tools analyze student data to tailor lessons based on individual needs, ensuring a more adaptive and effective approach to teaching. Intelligent tutoring systems provide instant […]