technology

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Fayette Schools Students Prepare of BYOT Thanks to Alum

If you have a child who gets bored in class, Travis Allen could serve as an inspiration.

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Increasing teacher success with online, collaborative PD

Large, geographically diverse districts and virtual schools make teacher development more accessible with online training via Blackboard Collaborate

Large S.C. district rolls out 1:1 computing initiative

Richland School District Two administrators choose Google Chromebooks for thousands of students
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Fla. Push for Digital Textbooks, Tests Has Schools Scrambling

Students at Lake Minneola High School spent the year reading from shiny, new iPads instead of textbooks, something many say helped them stay engaged with schoolwork.

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Wasting Time Is New Divide in Digital Era

In the 1990s, the term “digital divide” emerged to describe technology’s haves and have-nots. It inspired many efforts to get the latest computing tools into the hands of all Americans, particularly low-income families.

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The $100 Computer Is Here Today

One-to-one across the nation by 2015 is inevitable.

Curriculum-Mapping Improves Learning

Homegrown software enables teachers to update the curriculum regularly.
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It's Time For Technology To Disrupt Education

A few days ago, I attended Imagine K12‘s “demo day” where a group of startups in the education space pitched their companies to potential funders.

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Ohio Schools Look for Solutions to Challenges of New Technology

Back in the good ol' days when a cellphone could only call and text, defining on and off school grounds was as simple as drawing a line.

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How Will LEAD Impact Digital Learning?

While both the Federal Communications Commission and the U.S. Department of Education have released separate plans regarding the use of technology in education, the National Broadband Plan and the National Education Technology Plan respectively, the two entities have teamed up to create a new commission to comprehensively transition U.S. schools into the digital era.

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