21st-century learning

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Condoleezza Rice on Education: American Dream on Verge of Collapse

America's national security and the upward mobility the country was built upon could collapse if the education system isn't rapidly improved, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice warned Tuesday.

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Creating a Robust and Safe BYOD Program

Plan to upgrade your district’s infrastructure for increased capacity and security.

Social Learning Networks for K12 Education

Dozens of social learning networks have been created specifically for education to emphasize 21st century skills, project-based learning and collaboration.
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New Curriculum Plans on Track in N.C. City

Teachers and administrators at the Mount Airy City Schools are busily preparing to roll out the new Common Core/Essential Standards curriculum set to debut next year — a curriculum that will place more emphasis on critical thinking and problem-solving skills and focus less on rote memorization.

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Virtual Course Enrollment up 19%

As of fall 2011, 40 states have a state virtual school or state-led online learning initiative, accounting for 536,272 course enrollments, a 19 percent annual increase according to iNacol's report, Keeping Pace 2011.

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CDI & Fiddlehead Dramatically Decrease Cost of PC

Desktop virtualization is not a new idea, but when coupled with CDI's recertified computers, it means big savings for K12 schools.

Two Keys to Profoundly Changing Instruction in America’s Classrooms

Transform the classroom into a place where learn-by-doing is practiced.
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Speeding Up the Transition to Digital eTextbooks

FCC calls for national adoption of eTextbooks...who will lead the way?

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