Fri.Nov 04, 2022

Undercover Threats in K-12 Schools: Ransomware

EdNews Daily

By Rick Vanover As digital learning possibilities expand, school districts have become major ransomware targets. Throughout 2021, 162 school districts were the target of a cyber incident, and for the first time ever, ransomware was the most frequently reported attack.


The 4 Shifts Protocol in Bismarck

Dangerously Irrelevant

It’s always gratifying to see your resources being used by educators. I’ve worked with the Bismarck Public Schools multiple times on leadership, vision, and instructional design for deeper learning (and we featured Legacy High School in Leadership for Deeper Learning ).


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Matters of Principal: Committing to Monitoring

EdNews Daily

By Jamie Bricker and Jack Barclay At this point of the school year, initial plans have been partially, if not fully, implemented. Mere implementation, however, most definitely does not ensure desired impact.


The Benefits of Early STEM Education


The benefits of early STEM education come from fostering young children’s natural curiosity and love for exploration


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.

Industry Has an Important Role in Teaching for Racial Equity

EdNews Daily

By Ross Romano What does it look like for each of us — independent of our role or stature within the education ecosystem — to meaningfully contribute to gains in educational equity?


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Video: Broward County: Innovative Learners, Every One

EdNews Daily

Sherry Wilson, Director of Innovative Learning for Broward County Public Schools comes from a family of educators, and her passion for children and their education is undeniable.


Children’s mental health remains a major concern

eSchool News

The child and teen mental health crisis is still an issue in the beginning of the 2022-23 school year. While there is some indication that numbers might be stabilizing, remaining the same still means children’s and teens’ mental health are in a crisis.


Social Media Manager Advocacy Toolkit

Dr. Josie Ahlquist

If there’s one thing you should know about me: I’m a social media manager advocate. If there’s one thing I know for sure: Y’all need more than advice to go for a walk or get a massage. The Great Resignation (or whatever else you call it) has hurt Higher Ed.


3 reasons instructional audio is a must-have in classrooms

eSchool News

When I conduct training for school employees, I like to start my presentations speaking in a “normal” voice. About halfway in, I turn on the instructional audio solution that is set up in the room. I love the “wow factor” as teachers hear firsthand what a difference instructional audio makes.


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.

Subscriber Special: Free K-8 Hour of Code Lesson Plans

Ask a Tech Teacher

Every month, subscribers to our newsletter get a free/discounted resource to help their tech teaching. November 4-8th. Buy the K-8 curriculum ; get the 55-page Hour of Code bundle for free. Perfect if you’re doing Hour of Code in December.


Edalex selected for the HolonIQ 2022 ANZ EdTech 50

eSchool News

MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA, / / — Edalex , the EdTech company that unleashes the power of skills data, digital assets, and personal credentials, are thrilled to be included in HolonIQ’s 2022 Australia & New Zealand EdTech 50 – for the third year in a row!


Reflowable vs Fixed: Which is The Best eBook Format?

Kitaboo on EdTech

An increasing number of people now prefer to access and read books on digital devices such as eReaders, computers, smartphones, and tablets. This makes publishing your book digitally an excellent way to increase your overall reach to a large audience. .


I Never Wanted to Be a School Administrator. Here’s Why I Changed My Mind.

ED Surge

“Congratulations on your promotion, on becoming the dean! You’re in charge now!” a parent yells from his car in the midst of dismissal. My stomach is in knots as the words “in charge” echo across the parking lot. I pause, pondering the best way to respond. I force a smile in gratitude. “I


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).

Reading in your free time: 6 enjoyable books for teachers

EdNews Daily

By Lucy Sanders After a long day at work, unwind with a book. Alternatively, make the most of your free time on weekends and holidays. Here are some novels that we think you would like and those we’ve read and appreciated that will suit a variety of moods.