Tag: innovation

Education Tech

How 5G connectivity supports K-12 innovation—now, and in the future

June 28, 2023

Via: eSchool News

Having reliable, high-speed internet access isn’t a privilege—it’s an absolute essential right for students if they are to have access to the digital learning resources and tools that will help them build skills for future success. At ISTELive 23, Dr. […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to keep your students weird

December 8, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Some years ago, when I was still working as a teacher, I had a student come to me in a state of distress. Like many young people her age, she was having trouble fitting in. Everything from her hair to […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Learning Pathways for District-Wide Integration of Skills for Innovation

November 15, 2022

Via: Ed Surge

We are amidst a Fourth Industrial Revolution. Careers across all fields continue to become more integrated with, and dependent on, rapidly evolving digital technologies. K-12 learning opportunities must prepare students with the necessary skills to succeed in Industry 4.0. This […]

Education Tech

Higher-ed is digitized–now, let’s modernize it

July 24, 2020

Via: eCampus News

Thanks to the hard work of faculty and the dedication of students, college campuses are hotbeds for innovation and discovery. The internet, antibiotics, the Richter scale, and Google’s algorithm are just a handful of the innovations that have been created […]


5 Important Trends That Will Influence Education in 2020

January 14, 2020

Via: Natalie Dunn

As a new decade begins, the education landscape is changing before our very eyes, with learning becoming more student-centered and classes becoming more and more flexible both in schools and colleges, and online. Technology is improving and developing at the […]


Ex-staffers: Bureaucracy, testing focus stifled ed innovation office’s efforts

August 14, 2019

Via: Education Dive

DPS isn’t the first district to have educators at odds with administration over personalized learning efforts. In a 2018 evaluation of several school districts implementing personalized learning practices, the Center on Reinventing Public Education at the University of Washington Bothell […]

Editorial, Education Tech

How Will Technology Change Education?

May 25, 2019

Via: Sofia Allende

Technology is changing every aspect of our lives––and the educational system is no exception to the rule. From the rapid proliferation of massive open online courses (MOOCs) to the widespread adoption of mobile devices that facilitate blended learning models, technology […]


Are We Preparing Students for the Creative Work of the Future?

February 25, 2019

Via: Ed Surge

Experts have predicted that artificial intelligence will replace nearly half the world’s workforce within the next fifteen years. They often follow that warning with the reassurance that leaving the automated tasks to machines will free up human labor for more […]

Education Tech, Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Schools look to proven formulas for innovation

January 2, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Most schools have a desire to innovate, especially when old ideas are no longer working or when new technologies require the application of new ideas. While many schools have innovative leaders, not all schools have the funding or support of […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Setting clear guidelines for teachers can lead to more creativity, flexibility

December 12, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Most school leaders expect teachers to grow, to improve, and to innovate. However, most teachers don’t feel comfortable with innovation when they don’t have clear expectations to guide them. School leaders also need to be careful about encouraging innovation without […]

Education Tech

Summer Reading: Strategies to boost online learning programs

June 18, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Colleges should consider integrating bootcamps, not view them as threats Rather than be threatened by bootcamp models, colleges should learn from them and integrate them into their core to better prepare their graduates for a wide variety of jobs, according […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

To balance innovation with protecting students, focus on incentives

May 8, 2018

Via: eCampus News

Online education holds tremendous promise: it has the potential to lower costs, enhance learning outcomes, and make college accessible for students who lack the flexibility or means to attend a traditional program. As a nation, our goal should be to […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms, News

4 key findings about university innovation

April 30, 2018

Via: eCampus News

Nearly all administrators (91 percent) in a recent survey say innovation is a top strategic or academic priority, but just 40 percent say their institution has a dedicated university innovation budget, according to a new report that explores the drivers […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to design a school of the future

April 27, 2018

Via: eSchool News

Several years ago, Greenville County Schools in South Carolina took an innovative approach to designing a new middle school to be named for our former superintendent, Dr. Phinnize Fisher. We threw out traditional building specs and came up with a […]


5 big ideas for education innovation in 2018

January 22, 2018

Via: eSchool News

Last year saw a flurry of activity in support of personalized learning, new school designs, and new approaches to K-12 education policy. Looking ahead, education innovators have their work cut out for them in 2018. Some of this work requires […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

4 radically different school models upending education

March 16, 2017

Via: eSchool News

These days, there are few that would disagree that education needs to start looking more like the world students will one day work and live in and less like, well, school. What that might look like in the future is […]


Are students buying what schools are selling?

January 10, 2017

Via: eSchool News

Calls for innovation in education seem to get louder by the day. “Innovation” has become the catchall term for the urge to make up for what our current system lacks; a system that, on balance, is neither delivering an equally […]

Education Strategies

Here’s how 5 more schools are innovating and educating

September 13, 2016

Via: eSchool News

As the school year gets underway across the nation, many schools and districts are launching new technology initiatives and programs designed to improve teaching and learning. Educators love to share their successes, learn from the success of other schools and […]

Education Tech

12 Barriers To Innovation In Education

February 4, 2016

Via: TeachThought

Innovation is not something that just happens–or, rather it does given the right chemistry. Oftentimes this chemistry is referred to locally in schools as “climate,” but climate is only a small part of the formula. Where innovation comes from is […]

Continuous Development

Exciting Innovation in Teacher Education Launched at NYU

December 17, 2015

Via: The Center for Education Reform

A field marked by continual challenges in delivering rigorous programs to ensure quality teaching for every child is about to undergo a major transformation as the nation’s oldest university-based school of teaching, NYU Steinhardt, launches a path-breaking residency-based online teacher […]