Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 03/30/2014 - 1:17pm
The International Society for Technology in Education recommends districts consider its list of Essential Conditions when building a framework for teaching with technology. Tips include empowering leaders, sharing a vision and providing technical support.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 03/30/2014 - 1:14pm
District CIOs need to have a complete understanding of a district’s legal obligations to protect student data as more student information is stored with online, third-party providers and parents’ privacy concerns reach new heights.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 03/29/2014 - 12:14am
A suburban Minneapolis, Minn., district has reached out to local businesses for help with revamping the seventh grade technology curriculum to include more hands-on lessons. It also will shift the focus from traditional shop projects to lessons on robotics, lasers, graphic design, 3D modeling software and understanding blueprints.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:55pm
November 4-7, 2014
Palm Springs, Calif.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:53pm
June 28-July 1, 2014
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May 8, 2014
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April 2-4, 2014
New York, N.Y.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:23pm
Merced Union High School District will spend $8.7 million to give close to 8,000 students their own Google Chromebooks for instruction by August. The funding is a combination of $5.5 million from the Federal Communications Commission and another $3.2 million in funds from a Common Core implementation budget.
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Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 03/28/2014 - 2:59pm
With the release of the Gaggle App for Android and iPhone, Gaggle’s online teaching and learning platform is now available on any modern web browser and most smartphone or tablet devices.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 03/27/2014 - 10:43pm
ADVANCEfeedback, a platform designed to manage the observation and feedback process, is Insight Education Group's newest offering for for teachers and school leaders. Through live or video-based observations, the program provides feedback, identifies examples of great teaching and more.