The Human EdTech for Diversity

EdNews Daily

Technology dominates the education landscape discussion. Language learning has never had the wealth of digital assistance that it has now, but can it aid with diversity goals? One of them is love. By definition, it’s the “motion” of “e.” By LeiLani Cauthen.

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Do We Need New Regulations to Govern the Use of EdTech?

Doug Levin

Indeed, the issues and tradeoffs that school leaders and teachers face in using technology in schools and for education — whether free or for a fee — are more complex than they have ever been. “): In this new digital era for education, we should ask: What rules of the road are needed to ensure that decisions about technology are made in the best interests of students? Ender’s Game is a dystopian vision for the future of education.

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Record and Upload Video with One Click: It’s Now Possible within Google Chrome

Edthena

We live in a world where playing video on the internet is one click away,” said Dave Weldon , co-founder and chief technical officer of Edthena. “We Edthena users will have immediate access to the video tool inside Edthena when using Google Chrome.

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Hotspots, YouTube, WiFi, Oh My! How Renton Prioritizes Infrastructure Over Devices

Edsurge

Since 2013, close to a third of the US school districts have charged into “one-to-one” digital instruction, putting a computer in the hands of every student—and the number is growing. But too many have also had a chilling moment when they realized their bandwidth infrastructure couldn’t begin to deliver on their technology goals. Want to learn more about Seattle’s burgeoning edtech scene? asks Ellen Dorr, Renton’s Director of Instructional Technology. “We