Creative #SmartTeachingTips Using Scholastic Magazines

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For nearly a decade, I’ve been using Scholastic News Magazines in my classroom. When Scholastic contacted me to see if I’d share some ways we use the magazines in our second grade classroom, I jumped at the opportunity. . But our magazines aren’t just for children.

Curriculum Associates Featured on Inc. Magazine’s 37th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

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magazine today revealed that Curriculum Associates is number 3,181 on its 37th annual Inc. With a focus on reading and mathematics, the company offers an integrated print and digital solution for K–12 diagnostic assessment and instruction, making blended learning a reality in the classroom.

Blending Online and Field Learning To Inspire Young Girls in Science

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The US Department of Education recently noted here that “Online learning opportunities and the use of open educational resources and other technologies can increase educational productivity by accelerating the rate of learning; reducing costs associated with instructional materials or programs.”.

SETDA Provides Tips on Equity of Access for Students Outside of School

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It really truly guides all of the decisions instructionally for our students,” she said. By providing out-of-school access to digital instructional materials , students now have more opportunities to personalize their own learning and support to complete their homework.

3 tips for connecting students to internet resources during summer

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By providing out-of-school access to digital instructional materials , students now have more opportunities to personalize their own learning and support to complete their homework.

HMH launches marketplace to connect educators, developers

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Customers can browse and navigate through a single gateway to easily locate and purchase education applications, digital learning tools, games, resources for classroom management, and original content made by teachers for teachers, such as lesson plans and instructional materials.

Library of Congress introduces three new apps (and a reminder of some older goodies)

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Episodes contain standards-aligned Teacher Guides complete with essential questions, historical background, links to additional images from the Library of Congress collection, recommended instructional materials, and a wide array of other resources.

Weld North Acquires Performance Matters, Merging It With Truenorthlogic

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magazine, which ranked Truenorthlogic 2,345th on its Inc. K-12 educators use the company’s Unify product to author instructional materials and administer assessments. The investment company Weld North Holdings LLC today announced its acquisition of Performance Matters, a student assessment and data analytics company that it will merge with Truenorthlogic, a K-12 ed-tech business focused on continuous educator improvement.

Kids news round-up

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We are so lucky to have available an array of kid-friendly current event options, rich with instructional resources, and mostly free! The School edition offers assessments, standards alignment and the ability to customize instruction. News for Your Classroom : is Scholastic’s free daily magazine complete with kid reporters, video highlights and an archive. current events curriculum instruction lesson plans news technology

The Business of Education Technology

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But, as New York Magazine quipped , “Laurene Powell Jobs is undaunted by these facts.” The College Board also boasted about its partnership with Khan Academy, which would make SAT test prep materials freely available online. This is part three of my annual review of the year in ed-tech.