Tag: education technologies

Education Tech

How AI is revolutionizing education

April 12, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Artificial intelligence will accelerate the evolution of teaching and learning. Overall, AI should allow students to get personalized instruction and teachers to have more free time to prepare classes and update their information. While it’s still too early to evaluate […]

Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

6 strategies for better K-12 cybersecurity

April 8, 2021

Via: eSchool News

The education sector has had to rapidly adopt and scale new technologies to enable remote and hybrid learning as a result of the pandemic. This has created an expanded threat landscape, and malicious actors have taken this opportunity to target […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Stages, Higher Education

Flipped Learning Can Be a Key to Transforming Teaching and Learning Post-Pandemic

April 2, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

When we look at all the assumptions that have been overturned in higher education because of the pandemic and all the needs that have only grown during this time, what becomes clear is that frameworks that previously worked for higher […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 top practices for engaging digital teaching

March 31, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Summer is on the horizon, and the only thing standing in the way is a couple more months of school. Teachers and students alike wrestled with the steep learning curve of remote teaching and learning. Much of our experience has […]

Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education

How Extended Reality Tools Can Bring New Life to Higher Education

March 29, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

For video game players, the 2010s were a decade of extended reality. 2012 saw the development of Oculus, a virtual reality headset company that Facebook later acquired for more than $2 billion. In 2013, Google started selling consumers Glass, a […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

How Much Does the U.S. Spend on Edtech? No One Knows, and That’s a Problem

March 22, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

The U.S. edtech industry is massive. By our estimate, startups and companies raised upward of $2.2 billion in 2020 alone. Yet, curiously, the amount districts, states and the federal government spend on these products each year is something of an […]

Educational Forms, Informal learning

The Definition Of Combination Learning

March 22, 2021

Via: TeachThought

Combination Learning is a new teaching and learning strategy for the 21st-century. The definition of Combination Learning is learning through the flexible combination of two or more learning components. This is a new learning strategy developed by TeachThought that responds […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

What diverse teacher preparation programs get right

March 16, 2021

Via: eSchool News

A diverse teacher workforce benefits all students, particularly students of color–and teacher preparation programs can maintain strong admissions standards while at the same time diversifying their enrollment, according to new research from the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ). Research […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

PBL students excel compared to peers in typical classrooms

March 15, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Students in project-based learning (PBL) classrooms across the United States significantly outperform students in typical classrooms, according to four studies released from Lucas Education Research, a division of the George Lucas Educational Foundation (GLEF), along with researchers from five major […]

Education Tech

How education data helps optimize hybrid learning

March 8, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Schools worldwide face difficult choices as they try to balance student and staff safety with their educational mission during the pandemic. All-remote learning eliminates the risk of an outbreak at the school, but at-home education doesn’t provide the most productive […]