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IoT: Let’s Talk Benefits And Drawbacks

the Promise of IoT May Be Hampered by Lack of InteroperabilityThe Internet of Things (IoT) holds promise in education and other industries and ed tech IT leaders are recognizing the potenti

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A New Use For Blockchain

Ed Benefits of BlockchainBlockchain could provide the ability to share student data across a wide range of institutions and online learning sites. Already being used in the financial realm, the te

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Sorting Through the Ed Tech Clutter

Cluttered Ed Tech Landscape Offers Many Choices The global ed tech market is growing exponentially according to a recent report, with many startups emerging to offer technology solutions and innovati

  • June 29, 2016|
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Education Resources Go Global

Global Education for AllThere is a wide disparity in access to education and educational resources around the world. As technology makes the world a smaller place to live and share, educational

  • June 29, 2016|
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EdTech Closing Education Equity Gap

Infographic: Closing Education Equity GapsThere are significant gaps in educational achievement and accomplishments among students based on race, ethnicity, income and geography. Technology is bri

  • June 21, 2016|
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Indie Movement Takes Tech Industry

A Hashtag Leads to a MovementWhat is #IndieEdTech? A movement to put control in the hands of students and faculty as they navigate, interact with--and invent--edtech. This writer likens the concep

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Help Is Out There—And It’s Free

Seek First to Understand Plenty of online tools are available to parents and their children to help close the digital divide. Unfortunately, according to a recent study from the Georgia Ins

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Innovation Right Under Your Nose

Providing a Forum for InnovationThis year, companies participating in the Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition were the recipients of $140,000 in prize money. Winning entries includ

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Is Your TA A Robot?

Real or Robot? It Can Be Hard to Tell.Online learning options, many instructors find, can be far more burdensome than a typical in-class experience. The asynchronous nature of student interaction

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Ed Tech Innovators

Recognizing the Tech Stars in Your MidstMatthew Ramirez, cofounder of Writelab, is just one of 30 educational innovators under the age of 30 (Ramirez is 26) who were recently recognized by Forbes.

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