Free School Broadband Comparison Tool

techlearning

Updates to the school broadband comparison tool make finding what neighboring and similar school districts are paying for broadband services even easier.

[Webinar] Why Internet Outside the Classroom Should be Part of Your 1:1 Strategy

Kajeet Extracurricular

Mobile Broadband SmartSpot 1 to 1My school is thinking of going 1:1, but where do we start? How do we start?

Help on your E-rate Form 471 Application – Webinar dates announced

Education Superhighway

Plus, we’re hosting webinars to walk through how to avoid mistakes on your Category 1 — Item 21 funding request. Screenshare: Join the Webinar. Screenshare: Join the Webinar. For Category 1 broadband, in most cases, you will select “Digital Transmission Services” and specify the type of connection your district is procuring for that service.

Another Cause of Inequality: Slow Internet in Schools

Educator Innovator

Teachers attend training sessions via webinar. While broadband wasn’t a specific focus of the survey, Purcell said that the issue did arise frequently in focus groups. In rural areas where there is no broadband access, that isn’t the case.”. By Heidi Moore.

Digital Learning Day 2018 is Here!

Leadership Lounge

Our friends at the Alliance for Excellence in Education will be hosting a webinar at 12pm ET, there is a map to pin down what you are doing, and CDE will be posting a story every hour with #DLDay. Reviews are mixed on Trump Broadband Executive Orders. Some believe that this will help broadband deployment to rural areas, while some believe that the executive orders are fine, but will have virtually no impact on the deployment of broadband.

Case Study: A “mega” school district negotiates a better deal

Education Superhighway

As is the case in many mega-districts, PWCPS already had access to high-speed broadband. The district put in a request to their school board to upgrade their network’s bandwidth, and sought out additional support to make their broadband goals a reality. Prince William County Public Schools found its support when an EducationSuperHighway state partner at the Virginia Department of Education shared our webinar on the K-12 Learning Infrastructure Program (KLIP).

EducationSuperHighway and E-rate Consultants: How We Collaborate

Education Superhighway

Since E-rate is the primary funding source for broadband Internet for schools nationwide, our mission to connect all of America’s classrooms is intertwined with the program in many ways. While we do provide guidance about E-rate filing strategies through our website, webinars, and other avenues, we do not directly assist districts with the application process, reviews, or audits.

Are librarians the key to a Future Ready school?

eSchool News

She kicked off Season 6 of the Emerging Tech series of webinars on edWeb.net October 19th with a live broadcast from New Canaan High School on the topic of “ Future Ready Librarians.” According to the U.S.

Getting started: Your E-rate cheat sheet

eSchool News

Category Two services include Internal Connections, Managed Internal Broadband Services, and Basic Maintenance of Internal Connections.

Getting started: Your E-rate cheat sheet

eSchool News

Category Two services include Internal Connections, Managed Internal Broadband Services, and Basic Maintenance of Internal Connections.

Massachusetts is taking action to improve the digital divide in classrooms across the state

Education Superhighway

Led interactive webinars to improve broadband price transparency and discuss opportunities for school districts to increase bandwidth for little to no additional cost.

Librarians at the Forefront of “Future Ready”

edWeb.net

She kicked off Season 6 of the Emerging Tech series of webinars on October 19th with a live broadcast from New Canaan High School on the topic of “ Future Ready Librarians.” Librarians are at the forefront of helping schools become “future ready.”

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Via Motherboard : “The FCC ’s New Broadband Map Paints an Irresponsibly Inaccurate Picture of American Broadband.” ” Via TPM : “In Oath Keepers Webinar, Student Gun Control Activists Are ‘The Enemy’ ” Via The Washington Post : “ D.C. Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.

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Learning Revolution Free PD - Angela Maiers Tonight - LOTS of 2014 Global Education Conference Updates - Proposal Deadline, Keynotes, and Volunteering

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Tonight, October 21st, at 8pm US-Eastern Time - another Mattering IS the Agenda Webinar with Angela Maiers. Join us for this special Webinar series with Angela Maiers as she discusses implementing the "Mattering IS the Agenda" toolkit for transformational change. The Webinars are free, but when you purchase the "Mattering IS the Agenda" toolkit you get exclusive access to the recordings.

Early Literacy in the U.S.: Building a Pathway to Opportunity for All

Graphite Blog

You can join us for a conversation with Lisa and Michael in our next edWeb webinar on Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 1-2 p.m. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will soon consider adopting a new version of its Lifeline program to increase broadband access for the millions of low-income Americans who do not have consistent service. Address the lack of broadband Internet access in many lower-income homes.

Tuesday and Wednesday - Big Kickoff Days for Connected Educator Month!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

But we really hope you’ll be able to come, because this isn’t going to be your typical ‘sit and get’ webinar – because CEM is about community, our events are highly interactive and participatory; watching a recording won’t be the same as the opportunity to be there, mixing it up with the panelists, really being heard, and getting your questions answered.

Early Literacy in the U.S.: Building a Pathway to Opportunity for All

Graphite Blog

You can join us for a conversation with Lisa and Michael in our next edWeb webinar on Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 1-2 p.m. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will soon consider adopting a new version of its Lifeline program to increase broadband access for the millions of low-income Americans who do not have consistent service. Address the lack of broadband Internet access in many lower-income homes.

Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - SLS14 Expanded! - Open Natural Math Class - Educate to Liberate or Control?

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

In this webinar, we’ll cover all the valuable resources it offers to support game-based learning. Curating the Best Content for Learning , Spending on education technology is now in the tens of billions dollars as schools push for broadband, computer labs, and 1-to-1 tablets.

Ed Tech News, a New Podcast, and the Hack Education Roundup!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

This new weekly blog post / email is replacing the regular email I have sent out for the last couple of years for the now-defunct Host-Your-Own-Webinar program (I still have hopes of resurrecting that near-to-my-heart program, and when that happens we''ll wrap it into this weekly missive). and aims to address some of the obstacles to broadband adoption -- in terms of cost, access, relevance, and digital literacy.

Learning Revolution Week's Events - Evernote in the Classroom - Yong Zhao - Google+ vs. Ning

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Details to join the webinar at [link]. The High-Tech Headband That Can Make Your Stressed Brain Happy Again The Moon has faster broadband than some parts of the UK A New Approach To Professional Development Is All This Student Data Changing the Way Teachers Teach? The Learning Revolution Weekly Update June 10th, 2014 Children want the same things we want. To laugh, to be challenged, to be entertained, and delighted. -