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Education Tech

A Searchable Index of G Suite Updates

December 11, 2018

Via: Free Technology for Teachers

If you want to keep up with every update that Google makes to G Suite for Education, take a look at the What’s New in G Suite? searchable index. What’s New in G Suite? is a table of recent updates […]


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4 steps to achieving districtwide technology equality

December 10, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Knowing that digital equity can help close the achievement gap and help prepare students for success in college and the workforce, our district has invested time and effort over the past few years into infusing uniform technology into our classrooms. […]


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Schools must ensure tech meets needs across range of disabilities

November 21, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Educational technology is so woven into curriculum today, it’s almost impossible to imagine teaching children without it. Would educators pull pencils and erasers from classrooms? Of course not. And nor would they pull computers and other educational tools like tablets. […]


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Will robots replace teachers in the future?

November 15, 2018

Via: Education Dive

As the age of AI approaches, the question of whether robots can replace teachers looms larger. Anthony Seldon, vice chancellor of the University of Buckingham, predicts that robots will replace teachers by 2027, less than a decade away. Some say […]


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Report: Schools investing in ed tech they don’t use

November 9, 2018

Via: Education Dive

As new innovations disrupt what has, until now, been considered traditional classroom structure, educational apps have made headway in becoming popular investments for schools in transitioning to a more tech-oriented space. Just as other forms of ed tech present opportunities […]


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Why Aren’t Schools Using the Apps They Pay For?

November 8, 2018

Via: Ed Surge

With thousands of education apps available today, it can seem like students’ success is in the palm of their hands. But easy to forget is that technology is not in itself a solution. For it to work as intended, it […]


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Edtech Incubators are Fading. Here’s What Will Replace Them.

November 7, 2018

Via: Ed Surge

Edtech startup incubators? That’s so 2010. That’s the conclusion reached by Barbara (“Bobbi”) Kurshan, a long-time veteran of the education technology world. Kurshan, a Senior Fellow and Innovation Advisor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, has spent […]


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The Rise of Early-Career Enhancers in Education

November 7, 2018

Via: Ed Surge

General Assembly, a bootcamp, will help you master new skills in design, marketing, technology and data—and offer to help you get a job. Udacity, an online-learning platform, helps you learn the latest in deep learning, machine learning, and web development—and […]


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Don’t Forget the Role of Humans in Those Tech-Driven ‘Student Success’ Efforts

November 6, 2018

Via: The Chronicle of Higher Education

I’m Goldie Blumenstyk, a senior writer at The Chronicle of Higher Education covering innovation in and around academe. Subscribe here. Here’s what I’m thinking about this week: The human factor. When more than 10,000 people converge for higher education’s largest […]


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Indiana U is designing a smarter classroom

November 5, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Smart classrooms are taking shape in a variety of ways on college campuses nationwide. A recent story in EdTech magazine featured Imperial Valley College, in California, where a growing number of active learning classrooms (ALC) have complete audio-visual integration. Students […]