Tag: technologies

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

6 key technologies and practices that will impact the holistic student experience

October 4, 2023

Via: eCampus News

More and more, higher-ed leaders across the nation are focusing on the importance of the student experience on campus and are analyzing the ways in which technology is used for student support and to improve the holistic student experience. Student […]


5 New Ways of Improving Education

December 19, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly affected the lives of millions of students and teachers around the world, disrupting their educational activities on an incredible scale. Children, teens, teachers, faculty members, and staff were not only forced to switch back and […]

Education Tech

How Should We Approach the Ethical Considerations of AI in K-12 Education?

October 25, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

We live in a world fundamentally transformed by our own creations. Once imagined only in science fiction, artificial intelligence now powers much of the technology we interact with every day—from smart home devices to cognitive assistants to media recommenders. While […]

Education Tech

3 technologies needed for remote learning

August 25, 2021

Via: eSchool News

As everyone spends the summer preparing for a new school year, many are preparing for virtual options to stick around post pandemic. In a recent survey conducted by Instructure, two-thirds of the educators surveyed believe remote learning will impact classroom […]

Education Tech

How artificial intelligence and virtual reality are changing higher ed instruction

November 2, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and virtual reality (VR) are rapidly expanding opportunities for teaching and learning, and they are giving college administrators new and different ways to track student outcomes. To learn more about the impact of these […]

Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education, Secondary Education

The digitization of the classroom

July 17, 2018

Via: Education Dive

The rise of digitalization in schools across the world means that ‘traditional’ teaching is evolving, and technologies are taking over classrooms. Consistently engaging students is a challenging task for even the most experienced educators, and there is now a plethora […]

Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education

6 big-impact technologies on the higher-ed horizon

May 16, 2018

Via: eCampus News

Analytics technologies, makerspaces, and redesigning learning spaces are just a few of the numerous technology developments and trends outlined in a preview of the forthcoming annual Horizon Report. The Horizon Report was on shaky ground after the New Media Consortium […]

Education Tech

6 essential technologies on the higher ed horizon

January 4, 2018

Via: eCampus News

Tablets are just the beginning of Natural User Inerfaces (NUIs) in college and university settings; and any institution interested in remaining relevant in the next five years should start redesigning their learning spaces to better promote collaborative learning. These are […]

Education Tech

3 ways to use technology for amazing parental engagement

June 19, 2017

Via: eSchool News

Involving parents in their children’s progress in the classroom has long been shown to significantly increase student outcomes. With parent engagement top of mind in many school districts–partly because the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requires it–teachers can benefit from […]


Using the ‘virtual’ to change the ‘reality’ of education

April 13, 2017

Via: eSchool News

Jonah Firestone explores the future of education from a utilitarian laboratory. The only equipment in the lab on the second floor of the Washington State University Tri-Cities library are two monitors connected to high-end computers. But from there, with the […]

Education Tech

5 technologies to avoid in the classroom-and what to use instead

April 13, 2017

Via: eSchool News

Of course, the editors then had to ponder what would make a technology easier to avoid than try to implement, and came up with a list of broad technologies and technology trends that either A) caused, rather than eased, more […]

Education Tech

15 Great Apps for Teaching World History

April 12, 2017

Via: Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here is a collection of some great iPad apps we compiled specifically for history teachers. We have based our selection on World History collection in iTunes App Store and have also added some of our favourite titles from this category. […]

Education Tech

7 Excellent Web Tools to Visually Organize, Save and Share Web Content with Your Students

April 11, 2017

Via: Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The web is a treasure trove of interesting resources to use for a variety of educational purposes. To leverage the educational potential of the web and be able to make the best of it in your instruction, you need to […]

Education Tech

How to Monetize Your Education Technology Product

March 27, 2017

Via: Ed Surge

Lately I’ve seen quite a few edtech companies that hope to graduate from offering a free product to actually monetizing it. Perhaps that’s a sign of their business’ growing maturity, or maybe it’s because in today’s tighter investment climate, their […]

Education Tech

16 Things You Can Do To Add More Functions to Your Classroom Blog

October 10, 2016

Via: Free Technology for Teachers

After you have identified some goals for your blog and created its basic framework, you’ll might find yourself asking, “what else can I do with my blog?” There are lots of third-party functions that you can add to most blogs. […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Ed-tech hardware spending increases by 7 percent

August 11, 2016

Via: eSchool News

Futuresource Consulting has published its annual strategic technology in education report, delivering a comprehensive view of the global education landscape. “Total universe spending in the global education technology hardware market in 2015 increased 7 percent to $15 billion from 2014,” […]

Education Tech, News

Do one-to-one laptop programs improve learning?

May 25, 2016

Via: eSchool News

Students who receive a laptop computer from their school tend to see a noticeable increase in academic achievement, a Michigan State University study reveals. Michigan State University’s Binbin Zheng and colleagues analyzed past studies on one-to-one laptop initiatives, and Zheng’s […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

The Three Ways Teachers Use Data—and What Technology Needs to Do Better

May 18, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

As part of a groundbreaking personalized learning initiative, CICS West Belden put iPads and Chromebooks into the hands of every student at the Chicago charter school—just not right away. For the first year, West Belden tested the devices in just […]

Education Tech

7 Creative Apps That Allow Students To Show What They Know

March 16, 2016

Via: TeachThought

While there are so many iPad apps that deliver content, one of the best uses for technology in education is to make something with what you’re learning. This might include producing a video, authoring a digital book, recording a puppet […]

Continuous Development, Education Tech, Educational Stages

The benefits of adding video to teacher evaluations

February 25, 2016

Via: eSchool News

One of the biggest challenges in K-12 education is finding an effective and productive way to evaluate teacher performance. In a world where technology is rapidly reshaping the classroom, it’s natural to look to its potential, especially considering that many […]