Tag: technology

Education Tech

Who Should Truly Have the Power in K-12 Edtech Adoption?

September 24, 2019

Via: Ed Surge

Technology administrators are very busy people. Often they are in charge of a district’s network infrastructure, manage a team of support personnel who handle school-site work tickets, develop and lead professional development, and constantly have to explain the importance of […]

Education Tech

Strong communication key when implementing ed tech

August 15, 2019

Via: Education Dive

While teachers who have experienced a lot of “fad” programs tend to be wary of new technology implementations, they’re are also more likely to embrace changes that they contributed to or had a say in. New initiatives that build upon […]

Education Tech

Making the professional development-student safety connection

July 18, 2019

Via: Education Dive

When our district implemented a new student safety platform last year, I knew it wasn’t going to be enough to simply roll out the new technology and expect administrators and teachers to embrace it and engage with it. Like any […]

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

23 colleges and groups get $183.8M to expand apprenticeships

June 27, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The Trump administration sees apprenticeships as a way to help fill open jobs, which outnumber the count of unemployed workers. The three fields selected for the apprenticeships all face steep worker shortfalls. The U.S. manufacturing industry could have up to […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

How colleges are helping one city bring tech training to scale

June 7, 2019

Via: Education Dive

In the last couple of years, when Louisville, Kentucky, found itself low on the list of desirable cities where large companies might want to set up offices, Mayor Greg Fischer had to take a hard look at the reason his […]

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 […]


Can virtual learning change education as we know it?

April 18, 2019

Via: Kelly Redmond

The common use of digital technology has changed entire sectors of the American society. Companies like Google, Apple and Amazon have revolutionized the way people work, talk and shop. Online and social media platforms have provided billions of people worldwide […]


Artificial Intelligence: It’s a journey, not a destination

March 12, 2019

Via: Education Dive

AI is in the news. Products are springing up every day and vendors are filling up our inboxes and phones. The academic side is affected, too. MIT announced a $1 billion plan to create a new college for AI. Everyone […]


How To Use Gadgets in Creative Academic Writing

March 3, 2019

Via: Kelly Redmond

What does one need in creative writing? Imagination, a strong vocabulary, and good research skills are essential, but the tools of the trade can and must be adapted to the digital age. Academic writing means exclusively original ideas about well-researched […]

Education Tech

Got Winter Cabin Fever? Sweat It Out At These Higher-Ed Technology Conferences in 2019

December 27, 2018

Via: Ed Surge

The holidays are a time for celebration. But if shorter hours of sunlight and the stress of gift-giving has you ready to welcome in the new year, we’ve got one more thing to look forward to: a year’s worth of […]