Trending: This style of learning has teachers and students re-imagining Future-Ready

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With tablets, smartphones, and access to computers, students can search for answers to their questions in a way that wouldn’t have seen possible a decade ago.

3 things schools must know about the rising “phigital” student

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And more schools are incorporating mobile tablets and smartphones into their curriculum [read about the staggering growth of Chromebook implementation here ]. Digital Learning and Tools Featured on eSchool News Future Ready Schools IT Newsletter Thought Leadership

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This is what Gen Z-designed curriculum looks like for the future

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They are digital natives, many of them using computers, smartphones, and other digital tools nearly from birth. Cross-curricular lessons are one way educators can prepare students for an uncertain future. Curriculum Featured on eSchool News Future Ready Schools

A new generation craves this kind of curriculum

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They are digital natives, many of them using computers, smartphones, and other digital tools nearly from birth. Cross-curricular lessons are one way educators can prepare students for an uncertain future. Curriculum eClassroom News Featured on eSchool News Future Ready Schools

Textbooks optional: What unbundling and BYOD mean for learning technology

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Today’s educators are looking to Chromebooks , smartphones and maker spaces to enhance their teaching. eClassroom News eSchool Media Future Ready Schools Thought LeadershipThe days of overhead projectors and chalkboards are behind us.

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3 Techniques for Promoting Resilience in Adult Digital Literacy

Digital Promise

We typically hear that while most learners own smartphones, they are “only” using them for things like social media and text messaging. Burning Glass data suggest that it’s not the whiz-bang, Jetsonian technologies that are most needed for learners to become “future ready.”

What Is a Modern Learning Environment?

EdTech Magazine

Education has shifted dramatically in recent decades — from an emphasis on fact memorization through “drill and kill” and “sage on the stage” teaching styles to a focus on higher-order thinking and future-ready skills such as critical thinking and problem solving. What Is a Modern Learning Environment? meghan.bogardu…. Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:47.

Disruptive technologies in Education industry

EdSense

impetus for the number of startups investing in the edtech sector and technology releases by players like Microsoft, Google have given the necessary boost for educators to look towards technology to impart education for the future.

Planning for the Total Cost of Edtech Initiatives

edWeb.net

She was selected to participate in the Future Ready Superintendent Briefing with the U.S. Accessible from any computer, tablet or smartphone, ClassLink is ideal for 1to1 and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives.

Are You Prepared For The Future Of Social Learning?

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Are You Prepared For The Future Of Social Learning? For the current generation of “digital natives” who start using tablets and smartphones even before they can talk, social learning is not an alternative but an inherent way of life. Learning connectivity future social learning

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An Inside Look at the Edtech Purchasing Process

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If companies make smartphones that a two-year old can use, why are developers making edtech so complicated? Dr. Rob is the author of several books including Reading, Technology, and Digital Literacy and the ISTE bestselling title Are You Future Ready. Rob also hosts a well-known YouTube educational video blog called The Seditionists and educational podcast called the Council on the Future of Education.

AV that Makes the Grade

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If you want to prepare for the future of educational technology, start by exploring the past. Family and friends who cannot attend in person can feel the pride of graduation or the excitement of a production of “The Music Man” with Facebook Live, YouTube, or Periscope via smartphones.