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Education Tech

Technology as an asset in school choice era

August 31, 2017

Via: Education Dive

Educators and administrators must consider how tech will not only change the delivery of a traditional K-12 school, but can potentially change the nature and focus of the curriculum itself. As career and technical education continues to enjoy the support […]


Education Tech

Blended learning platforms can help educators with grading challenges

August 30, 2017

Via: Education Dive

There may be additional benefits that come with removing the paper trail of grading physical assignments. Many teachers report that there are students of varying grade levels within the same classroom, making an educator’s job all the more difficult. However, […]


Education Tech

Teachers give low marks on schools’ ed tech use

August 28, 2017

Via: Education Dive

As more developers enter the ed tech market, it could drive prices down as companies compete to gain the business of school districts. But more must be done by administratorsto ensure they are making the right choice for their classrooms. […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Education Technology Vendors in Higher Ed: Friends or Foes?

July 7, 2017

Via: Ed Surge

During recent interviews with education technology decision-makers at institutions of higher education, I was struck by the sometimes extreme views formed about vendors during the process of procuring tools to support teaching and learning. Company representatives are anathema to some, […]


Education Tech

How should educators begin building the schools of the future?

June 5, 2017

Via: Education Dive

The transition of classrooms into learner-centered spaces is illustrative of a range of innovations taking place in schools throughout the country. K-12 classrooms and college campuses are drawing inspiration from Silicon Valley, favoring “communal spaces,” while some schools are working […]


Continuous Development, Educational Forms

Wow! This inquiry-based, technology-rich school has no tech staff

May 25, 2017

Via: eSchool News

When I first became principal, I was compelled to explore all aspects of what it meant to be a 21st-century learner in an international baccalaureate context: as a global citizen, as a collaborative co-creator of knowledge, as a caring human […]


Education Tech

These 2 student-focused technologies can bring higher ed into the future

May 25, 2017

Via: eCampus News

From clusters of college closures and dramatic budgetary cuts to technological advances and data security breaches, changes in higher education have institutions contemplating strategies that will enable them to thrive in the future. But how do colleges and universities determine […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Testing centers a growing source of higher ed revenue

May 24, 2017

Via: Education Dive

Significant declines in funding, particularly at the state level, have left a number of colleges and universities nationwide hurting over the last few decades. And new developments like alternative credentialing models disrupting the existing continuing education business model have added […]


Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education

This technology will dominate higher ed within 5 years

May 24, 2017

Via: eCampus News

Like many other industries, much of the change occurring in colleges and universities is driven by the rise of mobile devices, the consumerization of IT, and higher customer expectations. With so many educational choices both on-campus and online, institutions have […]


Education Tech

6 Digital Tools To Engage Students

May 23, 2017

Via: TeachThought

Are you looking for some new ways to keep students engaged through the end of the school year? Here are 6 tools that I have found to be quite helpful as this school year winds down. More importantly, these are […]