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Tech Reignites IT Leaders and Educators in K–12 Districts

EdTech Magazine

A new school year brings the opportunity for renewed collaboration between IT leaders and teachers.

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Special education students need a whole child approach

eSchool News

In early 2020, 7.3 million students received special education services as required by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), according to the National Center for Education Statistics.

Classroom Management Anchored in Community

Middle Web

We Belong by Laurie Barron and Patti Kinney offers a community-forward approach to classroom management that promotes a culture in which schools become “places where [students] can discover who they are and who they want to become” through the year, writes Michael McLaughlin.

Intent Signal Data 101

Intent signal data helps B2B marketers engage with buyers sooner in the sales cycle. But there are many confusing terms used to describe intent data. Read this infographic to better understand three common areas of confusion.

Can apprenticeships help alleviate teacher shortages?

The Hechinger Report

Editor’s note: This story led off this week’s Future of Learning newsletter, which is delivered free to subscribers’ inboxes every other Wednesday with trends and top stories about education innovation. Subscribe today!

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Is there a national teacher shortage? Here’s what we know and don’t know

eSchool News

This story was originally published by Chalkbeat. Sign up for their newsletters at newsletters. Students across the country are heading back to school. Will there be enough teachers waiting for them? ABC’s World News Tonight claimed that there was a “teacher shortage crisis.”

What You Might Have Missed in August–What’s up in September

Ask a Tech Teacher

Here are the most-read posts for the month of August: Tech Ed Resources–Coaching. How to Thank a Teacher. Benefits of a Short Course. Notetaking and Study Apps. Free Keyboarding Posters. Essential Tech Tools for History Class. Habits of Mind. Which Digital Device Should I Use.

Presence Introduces New Therapy Platform to Enrich the Clinician Experience

eSchool News

NEW YORK – Presence, the leading provider of online therapy solutions for children with diverse needs, launches Kanga , a modern therapy platform for clinicians who serve children. Special education caseloads in schools have continued to rise, increasing backlogs, and driving clinician burnout.

FTC Turns Attention to Stealth Marketing Aimed at Children

Marketplace K-12

The Federal Trade Commission is seeking public input ahead of an October event focused on concerns about children's ability to distinguish advertising content from entertainment. The post FTC Turns Attention to Stealth Marketing Aimed at Children appeared first on Market Brief.

Increasing Equity and Access: A Canvas Case Study of Virtual Arkansas K-12

Virtual Arkansas, a fully online school, had a mission to provide high-quality courses in rural and urban areas throughout the state. How would they simplify content creation while enhancing learning? Discover 3 key insights to transform your classrooms.

Designing Successful Independent Study

Middle Web

Geraldine Woods offers strategies for teachers to design and implement a self-contained independent study program or to incorporate principles of independent study into an existing unit or class. Sarah Cooper finds the book’s efficacy lies in its wide, practical application.

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Clearlake Capital-Backed Discovery Education Acquires Pivot Interactives

eSchool News

Charlotte, NC — Discovery Education , a global edtech company backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. together with its affiliates, “Clearlake”), announced it has acquired Minneapolis, MN-based Pivot Interactives SBC.

The EdWeek Market Brief Fall Summit: Key District Insights and Peer-to-Peer Connections

Marketplace K-12

EdWeek Market Brief's fall summit on Nov. 3-4 will give education companies a window into pressing district needs, through panel discussions, briefings, and data presentations.

September is National Preparedness Month - "A Lasting Legacy"

Educational Technology Guy

September is National Preparedness Month , which serves as a reminder that we all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and visit.

The Guide to Accessible Learning for Associations

Speaker: Dan Streeter, Vice President of Learning Strategy & Development at Blue Sky eLearn

In this 45-minute webinar, we’ll share real-world accessibility solutions and hidden tools in the applications you use every day such as Zoom, Microsoft Suite, Adobe Acrobat (PDF), Articulate Storyline 360, and Articulate Rise 360. This webinar will help you evaluate the accessibility of your current learning efforts and learn about the tools needed to ensure your eLearning is in alignment with the latest Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (proposed WCAG 2.2).

Plunging NAEP scores make clear the long and difficult road ahead to pandemic recovery

The Hechinger Report

We finally have the long-feared answer to the question about just how dire pandemic learning loss was: Even worse than anticipated, at least for many nine-year-old students.

Baamboozle Review for Teachers - Tons of Fun Learning Games to Use in Class

Educators Technology

Baamboozle is a game-based learning platform that contains over one million learning games ideal for use with students in and out of class. These games are designed by fellow teachers and educators and work for students of all ages and abilities.