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Why “offline” digital learning is critical to impact children worldwide

eSchool News

As thousands of educators, entrepreneurs, and investors gathered at the recent ASU+GSV Summit, a growing number recognized both the need and opportunity for educational innovation in developing countries, particularly for the over 250 million children who lack access to schools.

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Looking for Summer Activities? Try These

Ask a Tech Teacher

Earlier this week , we posted activities for a summer school student program. Now, we’ll focus on you–what do you want to accomplish with your summer? I’ve collected the most popular AATT articles on how to spend your education time this summer.

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Where Do We Go from Here?

EdNews Daily

By Charles Sosnik Schools are a business. Demand and supply. To be run efficiently, schools must operate at or near capacity. So, what does it mean when nearly 40 percent of parents opt to take their school-aged children out of traditional public school? In short, it means consolidation.

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End of School Memes? Here Are Excellent Meme Generators for Teachers

Educators Technology

Memes are cultural phenomena represented humorously using a mixture of text, images, stickers, drawings, etc. For instance, a viral meme that has been recently making the rounds is that of Will Smith.read more. Meme generators

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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.

How Extended Day Enrichment Can Enhance the Emotional Well-Being of Students

EdNews Daily

By Dawn Bridges, Ed.D. Students’ experiences both inside and outside of school can influence their learning and achievement. Since the onset of COVID-19, children nationwide have had to deal with the emotionally taxing experiences of social isolation and disruption to their routines.

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How Do Technological Tools Enhance Children’s Creativity?

EdNews Daily

By Jerry Kolber The digital revolution is an unstoppable force sweeping across every facet of society, including the education sector. As part of this movement, EdTech has made its way into classrooms, changing the dynamic and contributing to a fulfilling learning process.

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What Is Universal Design for Learning in Today’s Education Environment?

EdTech Magazine

Automatic doors, crosswalks with audible directions, adjustable car seats ­— these are all universally designed products. They make the world accessible to a variety of people and they make everyday life easier for everyone.

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Video: Solutions to Equity Issues in the Teacher Shortage

EdNews Daily

A special Learning Leadership Topical Event, presented by LeiLani Cauthen, CEO at Learning Counsel News Media and Research With special guests, Jose A. Viana, Ed.D., Senior Education Advisor at Lexia Learning and Wendee Evering, Assistant Administrator at A.C. Moore Elementary in Columbia, SC Jose A.

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Using Mindfulness and Authenticity to Lead Tech Teams

techlearning

Mindfulness can help school IT staff overcome stress and help spur emotional and professional growth

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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.

Leadership Lessons: When Binary Decisions Require a Tertiary Option

EdNews Daily

By Zach Vander Veen Decision processes intrigue me, especially as I’ve moved into positions that require far more complex decisions on issues that have a larger impact.

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Your Final Staff Meeting

Adjusting Course

"This year is bound to be easier." This was my thinking at the start of the school year. I imagine I also believed we'd somehow have enough subs going into the school year as well. Needless to say, this school year was not easier.

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5 ISTELive 22 sessions that caught our eye

eSchool News

It’s that time of year again– ISTELive 22 is just around the corner, and this year, the nation’s largest edtech show takes place in New Orleans.

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What I Learned When Visiting a Colleague’s Hybrid Class

ED Surge

The following is the latest installment of the Toward Better Teaching advice column. You can pose a question for a future column here. Though I usually use this space to offer answers to teaching advice questions from professors, I wanted to try something different.

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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).

Polaris Recognized as Learning Analytics Solution of the Year

N2Y

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Creating Inclusive Classrooms for Students Who Speak Varieties of English

edWeb.net

Watch the Recording. Everyone in the United States speaks a dialect—not a different language, but a variation of American English.

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Racing Against the Clock: Spending and Obligating Stimulus Dollars

Gaggle Speaks

The Education Stabilization Fund and Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund have provided funding to help with challenges faced by districts across the nation.

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n2y wins CODiE for Company of the Year

N2Y

Huron, Ohio— Business Wire n2y has been named Company of the Year for 2022 as part of the annual SIIA CODiE Awards. The CODiE Awards recognize the companies producing the most innovative business technology products across the country, and around the world. Winning Company of the Year is a tremendous honor for us,” said Ed Holmes, n2y CEO. “We We love empowering children, families, and educators with our learning solutions and are pleased to receive industry recognition for our efforts.

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Unlock the Power of Formative Assessment

Learn how a thoughtful formative assessment approach can help teachers understand where students are in their learning, inform instruction, and in turn, positively impact student learning outcomes. Get the guide today!

SLAM Card resources for narrative language assessment

SpeechTechie

While supervising this semester at Boston University, I was informed about the resources available through the Leaders Project at Columbia University for narrative language sampling.

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2022 Jamf Nation Live London

Jamf on EdTech

Jamf Nation Live is back after a two-year hiatus! We kicked it off London-style to start the 2022 tour in Tobacco Dock's Great Gallery

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(Updated) The Armed Attacker: A Rare But Catastrophic Event at the Library?

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

By Dr. Steve Albrecht I posted this Library 2.0 blog below in October 2020. What a difference two years has made in the intensity and frequency of workplace violence and school violence incidents.

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