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Top 5 new EdTech tools that you might use in your university


According to the report, the EdTech industry will reach a global value of $252 billion by 2020. 5 New EdTech tools to watch. In this post, we will show you the top five new techno tools that you might use in your university.

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What does ‘career readiness’ look like in middle school?

The Hechinger Report

She has learned to use technology-enabled woodcutting tools and is at work creating a virtual tour of her school, Laing Middle School in Charleston County, using another drone she built in the school’s Fab Lab. In 2020, the C.E.

Creating a Vision for Your School and Getting Buy In from Stakeholders

The CoolCatTeacher

Check out Jennifer Gonzalez’ 2018 Teacher’s Guide to Technology for more than 200 tools with special tips, videos, and screenshots to get you started. But Lynn, right now, you’re excited about what you’re calling TL 2020. What is TL 2020?

How we increased our graduation rate and student achievement

eSchool News

Biggest challenge: MDCPS’ challenge was to increase graduation rates so that at least 90 percent of students will graduate with a standard high school diploma by 2020. Students in those courses and grade levels—at all schools—were given access to the technology.

The All-Black and Latino School Where Every Kid Can Code


According to that article, there would be 1 million unfilled computer science jobs by 2020, based on estimations from the U.S. In elementary school, she was bullied, and girls often started fights with her in the bathroom, pulling her hair and calling her names. WASHINGTON, D.C. —

Profile of Asbury Park (NJ) Superintendent Sancha Gray


We share these tools with parents so that they can reinforce the strategies at home. We have staff, we have a computer-based monolingual English program that parents can log in and access. They trained volunteers to access Lexia’s reports and use the data to adjust direct instruction.

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The Beginner’s Guide to the Hour of Code

Shake Up Learning

Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by the year 2020, there will be one million more computer science jobs than graduates prepared for these jobs. If you’d like even more tools, check out my full list here.). Kodable Curriculum for Elementary.

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 16 Edition)

Doug Levin

Otherwise, here’s what caught my eye this week – news, tools, and reports about education, public policy, technology, and innovation – including a little bit about why. Tagged on: April 24, 2017 Office 365 ProPlus updates | Office Blogs → If you've purchased Office 2016 (or earlier) perpetual licenses from Microsoft, their ability to connect to Office 365 services will expire in 2020.

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School counselors keep kids on track. Why are they first to be cut?

The Hechinger Report

Closing that gap and getting kids to continue their training after high school is especially important here: 74 percent of jobs will require post-secondary education by 2020.

The Ethics of Technology

Tech Helpful

According to Forbes, "Wearable Tech Market To Be Worth $34 Billion By 2020" ([link] Wrist-based devices can be found in schools everywhere. The easy access to information due to their smartphone in their back pocket does not make them truly knowledgable.just able to regurgitate facts.or In fact, a friend of mine said she has twins in first grade at her school that have iWatches.

When school districts fall into debt and can’t get out

The Hechinger Report

She was lured in part by the amenities and teaching tools that would come with the brand-new school. In the elementary school, art classes were cut. The atrium of Whitmore Lake High School, part of a nearly $48 million capital campaign approved by voters in 2006.

A big list of options for connecting globally


Instructional tools include introductory lessons and resources for assemblies, a collection of comics. You’ll also find the Educator Training Course , Templates and Logos , Classroom Decorations , Social Media Tools and tools for Student Action.

"We Don’t Have Resources to Keep Up with Technology": 2016 Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes Talks to EdSurge


What does it mean, then, for the teaching profession to prepare for 2020? I’m a high school history teacher, so what affects me is going to be very different from what affects an elementary reading coach. You have access to unlimited resources that are right at your fingertips. In fact, the PD the teachers were getting… it was for tools that students don’t even use anymore! Want to hear the whole interview?

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Via Pacific Standard : “Why Is the FCC Considering Cutting Broadband Access for Students?” Jeb Bush’s lieutenant governor, as assistant secretary of elementary and secondary education, the top post at the Education Department overseeing K–12 policy.” science and student exchange programs through the end of the current budget cycle in 2020.” Illuminate Education has acquired visualization tool eduCLIMBER.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Some internet-access advocates say EBS is underutilized at best, and wasted at worst, because loose regulatory oversight by the FCC has allowed most of the spectrum to fall into the hands of commercial internet companies. Via The New York Times : “ New York to Shorten Standardized Tests in Elementary and Middle Schools.” ” Via Edsurge : “Education Technology Tools for Adult Learners Get Mixed Results From SRI Study.”