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Opinion: When Schools Reopen, Will Teachers Return?

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By Franklin Schargel When schools reopen a significant portion of the teaching workforce, in addition to children could be a risk.

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The Surprising Impact of Student Led Learning

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By Amy Howell. TechEd is a hot topic in education right now, but what we really need to be discussing is student led learning. Students leading other students in learning is one of the most amazing things you can see.

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Using this Stimulus Wisely to Go Hybrid

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Learning Counsel Virtual Discussion Any way you slice it, the CARES Act stimulus will bring a lot of money into K-12 this year. How wisely districts can utilize this funding will determine, to a large extent, the success they find as they create their own hybrid learning model this Fall.

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Virtual Classroom 2.0: 12 Tips for the Virtual Teacher

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By Bob Riefstahl In this article, we’ll provide you quick and effective ways to have the right setup, tools, techniques to increase your effectiveness with students, parents, and administrators.

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Opinion: The Role of the School Resource Officer in the New Hybrid Environment

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By Christy Martin Communities have found themselves immersed in an age when schools and teaching technology is catching up with societal needs.

One Principal’s Creative and Strategic Approach to Distance Learning During COVID-19

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By Kiana Pendleton As Principal at Laurel Magnet School of the Arts (LMSA) in Laurel, Mississippi, I have made it a priority to respond quickly to changes and convey a clear vision every step of the way throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

Teacher to Teacher: Simple Advice for Going Virtual

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By Melissa Saphos Any way you tackle it, teaching is a tricky process that takes serious planning, time, consideration, and knowledge.

How Technology Can Help Deepen Students’ Learning

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By Kelly Bielefeld. One of our primary responsibilities as modern educators is to develop students’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills so they’ll be able to adapt to the future labor market, which will include jobs that haven’t even been conceived of yet.

Using SEL Strategies to Foster a Growth Mindset in Elementary Students

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By Lori Jackson and Steve Peck If you’ve opened any education journal, read an online article, joined a PLC or participated in professional development in the last few years you’ve no doubt heard “growth mindset” discussed and debated. What is it? How can you teach it? Why do we need it?

5 Costly Inventory Management Mistakes Schools Should Avoid

If your school is like most, inventory and/or asset management plays a critical role in daily operations.

It’s Time to Release Control in Education

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By Tamara Fyke For years we have debated the role of technology in education. Given the pandemic, we are inarguably here, embracing a new reality of K-12 education. Districts have been scrambling to provide devices for their students.

Are Classrooms Becoming Too Dependent On Technology?

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Many educators have asked the question, “Are today’s classrooms too dependent on technology?” ” The underlying assumptions involve several complex political and economic challenges.

Learning Impact: The Facilities Manager as an Extension of the Educator

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By Dan Ringo In today’s educational setting facility managers should be seen as an extension of the primary educator.

Student Stress: Compounding the COVID-19 Crisis

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By Ellen Yan We don’t have to think twice about protecting children from physical harm. Our natural instinct kicks in to help keep kids away from dangers like a hot stove or busy street. But how best to maintain our children’s mental health isn’t quite so intuitive.

EdTech at School

This E-book is designed to support educators with case studies of education technology use at school.

Making the Most of Your CARES Act Funding for Educational Technology

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By Cheryl Miller and Steve Halliwell The World Economic Forum reported that more than 1.2 billion students were learning outside of the classroom globally in late April. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, teaching has gone remote, taking place on digital platforms. Increasingly, U.S.

Video – Surviving the Aftermath of COVID-19: Continued Caution Ahead

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There is no magic bullet for schools to successfully navigate the aftermath of COVID-19. Even our nation’s best education minds are feeling their way through, combining technology with a generous dose of caution as they plan their Autumn returns.

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3D Printing Safety 101: How schools can safely use 3D printers in the classroom

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By Dr. Marilyn Black 3D printers have become a valuable tool in K-12 classrooms because they inspire creativity and problem-solving by bringing students’ ideas and designs to life.

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Smartphones-in-School, Brain Mush, Teaching Deep Reading…and Apples & Bicycles!

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By LeiLani Cauthen. According to a 2018 report by Pew Research , one in four Americans didn’t read a single book in the last year, and bookstore chains are in decline.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

Podcast – Remote Learning in the Hot Zone

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The Future Because of the Past

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By LeiLani Cauthen What’s to become of learning from what we have learned during the COVID-19 crisis? It’s a struggle for anyone who sees patterns to communicate them adequately. One always sounds like they are spouting gibberish and insanely trying to predict the future.

What Are Kids Reading? A Surprising Amount of Nonfiction

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By Gene Kerns Over the last several years, good news about student literacy trends has been hard to come by. Nevertheless, in this year’s What Kids Are Reading report, the largest annual survey of student reading habits, we find cause for hope when it comes to nonfiction reading—along with some useful insights to help educators encourage reading among their students. With a dataset of more than 271 million books read by 7.6

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6 Things Every High School Senior Should Have Access To Before Graduation

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In Gary Vaynerchuk’s recent video , My Reaction to the 2019 College Admissions Scandal , he states, “If a parent thinks a kid’s accomplishment is a reflection of them, now you have a disconnect. Now you’re not a parent and a child. You’re a person with a product.”.

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

How to implement STEAM curriculum that makes an impact

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By Jamie Turner. More than 75 percent of all jobs will require some expertise in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering Arts Math) within the next decade. But there’s a problem. Only 10 percent of US teachers feel confident in teaching high-level technology skills.

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How Education Can Thrive in the Age of Innovation

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By Dr. John Kao. Worldwide, it is becoming abundantly clear that members of Generation Z — the generation born around the millennium — are more socially engaged and concerned about the condition of the world than previous generations.

Out of Space & Time: Rearranging for Hybrid Learning

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Second Chance: View the Virtual Discussion Featured Panelists: ? Paul Henn, Director of Learning Services, New Ulm Public Schools, MN ? Dr. Roland Rios, Director of Technology, Ft. Sam Houston ISD, TX ?

Keeping Early Learning Going Despite COVID-19

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By Charles Dinofrio When the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools and early education centers across the nation to close, children lost many of the benefits of a high-quality learning environment, as well as important social-emotional interactions with peers and teachers. The isolation of quarantine exacerbated the issue, keeping children away from normal daily connections.

Teachers’ Guide to Plagiarism

This article provides teachers with a step-by-step guide on how to handle plagiarism in the classroom: it examines the definition of the term "plagiarism" and its types with examples, describes common reasons students plagiarize, and provides tips for teachers to detect and prevent plagiarism among students.

Podcast ? Digital Instructional Design is Different and Getting More Different

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Working through the Challenges of Virtual STEM: A State-of-the-Art Discussion

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Learning is at a crossroads, and the decisions we make today may well set the course for the coming years in educational instruction.

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Why I Became A Teacher

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Guest article by Jill Drum. A few years ago, I began planning my retirement for when I reached the end of 31 years of teaching. This June will be it, and as the date rapidly approaches, panic is setting in. My whole identity is that of a teacher.

Utilizing Teachers Remotely: Districts Find New Ways to Support our Front Line Heroes

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Click below to see the virtual discussion Teachers have always been at the center of learning, but what we’re finding is teachers have become even more important as the world has been forced to shift to virtual learning due to COVID-19.

Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.