21st-century learning

Shaping a Digital Decade For M-DCPS

Debbie Karcher Chief Information Officer, Miami-Dade County Public Schools
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Opinion: Ed Schools vs. Education

If our kids learned as much in school as Canadian kids do, we'd increase our gross domestic product by about $50 trillion over the next 80 years, estimates Eric Hanushek of the Hoover Institution.

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US schools adopting longer days for academic success

More than 1,000 schools across the country have extended the calendar by adding at least 10 days to the year or by lengthening each school day by half an hour, research has found.

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National Green Program Empowers Kids

Students are being trained to audit and help conserve electricity on district campuses.

Want Increased Student Achievement Using iPads?

Don’t settle for just a few good apps.
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K12 Vendors on Back to School Trends (VIDEO)

We spoke with several K12 vendors at ISTE 2012 and asked about trends for the upcoming school year.Watch the video

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5 Ways to Effectively Integrate Technology (Video)

I recently spoke with Irving (Texas) Independent School District technology coordinators Jerram Froese and Jill Galloway about effective technology classroom integration.

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Senior Scott Remer is Beachwood High School's First U.S. Presidential Scholar

Beachwood High School senior Scott Remer is excited about the possibility of meeting President Barack Obama when he is recognized as the first U.S. Presidential Scholar in BHS history June 16 in Washington, D.C.

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