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LMS: A Field Guide

During the past few years, learning management systems (LMS), already popularized in higher education, have seen increasing adoption among K-12 classrooms. LMS software provides schools with a digital

  • July 28, 2016|
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Involving The Right People On AV Setups

AV Installations: It Takes a VillageAV remains an important part of the higher ed classroom infrastructure, even in the 21st century. But effectively planning for the incorporation of AV in the cl

  • July 18, 2016|
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Equity through EdTech: Bridging the Digital Divide

For many, educational technology represents the Holy Grail that will help promote and develop more equal academic outcomes. Yet there remains a serious resource divide between rural, resource-poor dis

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Is There Room for Smartphones in Class?

Students Have Phones—Will You Let Them Use Them?Today’s students are increasingly armed with cell phones—most of the smartphone variety. Generally, the use of these phones in the classroom i

  • March 18, 2016|
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Two Taps for Education

Connecting With Parents and the Community Via Social MediaSocial media isn’t just for students. Teachers can use social media too to connect with and engage parents and community members. A pic

  • March 09, 2016|
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PD: Passing Time or Time Well Spent?

From Butts in Chairs to Demonstration of Competency: A New Model for PDTraditionally, professional development (PD) has been approached from the standpoint of hours spent, rather than competenci

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Ed Tech Purchasing Decisions: The More the Merrier

Making More Inclusive Classroom Technology Purchasing DecisionsA recent national survey of 4300 teachers by TES Global revealed that, while 63 percent of the teachers responding said they felt th

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Classroom Technology: Familiarity Wins

Not Ready for RoboticsThere are a lot of technology options available to educators--and students--these days, but which ones are gaining the most traction? This panel suggests that notebooks, vid

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Virtual Desktops Maximize Convenience

Virtualizing Your Campus For Streamlined AccessThe ability to do classwork online is great, but for many students the ability to complete their coursework requires access to specialized software.

  • February 26, 2016|
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Making the Ed-Tech Plan Manageable

Start Small When Addressing the National Education Technology Plan RequirementsEducators are increasingly being held accountable to demonstrate that learning has, in fact, occurred. A push is on

  • February 24, 2016|
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