Articles: Technology

3/25/2013

Despite my time being cut short at TCEA 2013, thanks to a huge winter storm slamming into the Northeast where I live, I was still able to learn about a variety of new products for the K

3/25/2013

Cloud computing is growing in districts nationwide, with 42% of K12 schools implementing or maintaining cloud networks, which use the internet to store data. This is up from 27% in 2011, according to a 2013 report from technology solutions provider CDW-G.

3/25/2013
A class at Jamestown Elementary in Arlington, Va. after presenting their favorite apps during Discovery Education’s webinar celebrating Digital Learning Day.

On Feb. 6, over 25,000 teachers and millions of students in all 50 states participated in the second annual Digital Learning Day, a national campaign promoting digital learning and shining a spotlight on successful classroom technology initiatives.

3/18/2013

In the move to 1:1 computing, school district leaders are increasingly looking for alternative

3/14/2013

As Common Core implementation begins, education publishers are creating products that align with the standards and take advantage of technology that elicits student engagement.

2/19/2013

In the 21st-century classroom, K12 students are no longer practicing math equations at the chalkboard. Instead, math instruction has evolved into online and software-based programs that make learning interactive, challenging, and fun.

2/19/2013


Democratic Education in Practice

Teachers College Press

2/19/2013


Lauren Innovations
NaviGate Prepared

2/15/2013

In today’s 21st-century classroom, it is crucial for educators to be proficient in using technology to be maximally effective.

2/15/2013

As districts transition into the digital age, technology certification programs are growing in number to meet the needs of tech-savvy students.

2/5/2013

Education content publishers say they are far from discontinuing traditional printed resources.

2/5/2013

A major obstacle for libraries in transitioning to digital content includes lacking a standard publishing model, primarily for popular fiction, says Ann Fondren, coordinator of library services for Spotsylvania County (Va.) Public Schools.

2/5/2013
cyber cafe

If your school librarians are feeling beleaguered these days, well, they have good reason. Consider:

• The ranks of certified school librarians have been decimated in recent years by districts struggling to balance budgets.

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