Technology in the Classroom

Make Classroom Tools More Accessible to All Students

Tech and Learning News - Fri, 06/21/2019 - 07:00
Read&Write was developed to encourage readers and writers -- especially those with special language or literacy needs -- to access texts and improve their skills.

TechRadar Selects: The Best VR Apps for Education

Tech and Learning News - Fri, 06/21/2019 - 06:55
Many suggest that VR could absolutely transform education altogether, largely by making education much more immersive for students.

Gaggle Commemorates 20th Anniversary of Helping Districts Protect Students

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 21:39
The Gaggle solution analyzes and reviews the use of online collaboration platforms, such as Google’s G Suite for Education, Microsoft Office 365 and the Canvas learning management system, for nearly 5 million students across the United States.

ISTE NEWS: Ed Leadership Sims Debuts New PD Simulations for School Leaders at ISTE 2019

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 21:33
In each online simulation, leaders make decisions and experience consequences at each step of the way to practice their critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

ISTE NEWS: ScreenBeam Announces Latest 4K Wireless Display and Collaboration Solution

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 21:18
ScreenBeam 1000 EDU will debut at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference in Philadelphia, PA on June 23 – 26 in booth #1008.

ISTE NEWS: Vivi Launches New Student Feedback Tool

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 20:55
At ISTE 2019, the wireless screen mirroring company will unveil features including on-the-fly formative assessments, student polling, and student well-being checks

ISTE NEWS: Microsoft Announces New Accessibility Features

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 20:44
Microsoft Education has announced new technology to support inclusive, student-centered learning in the classroom: 

ISTE NEWS: Boxlight Unveils the MimioClarity Classroom Audio Distribution System at ISTE 2019

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 20:37
“Many teachers struggle to be heard in large, noisy classrooms, leading to voice strain or fatigue for them, and disengagement for their students,” said Mark Elliott, CEO of Boxlight.

The Roomba Meets Root

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 10:48
Root robot is uniquely designed to help kids learn coding at home and in school

Sown to Grow Helps Kids Develop Self-Directed Learning

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 07:04
The goal of the website is to help students develop a growth mindset in order to take a more active role in their learning.

My 2019 ISTE Sessions

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 06:43
I look forward to sharing, learning, and chatting with you!

Top Ten Tech Toys for Education

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 06/20/2019 - 06:00
Whether you're teaching future engineers, mathematicians, or scientists, these are the educational toys that'll get your students' cogs turning.

ISTE NEWS: XYZprinting Accepting Applications From School for STEAM 3D Education Program

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 21:31
 XYZprinting will invest over $1,000,000 into the XYZprinting STEAM 3D Education Program, which will will put over 300 3D printers into the classroom within the continental US. 

itslearning Updates Learning Management System

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 21:10
“Earlier this year, EdTech Digest awarded itslearning the title of best LMS for 2019, and we will continue to live up to that designation,” said Arne Bergby, CEO of itslearning.

Gale Enhances Product Portfolio

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 20:49
Gale is focused on connecting libraries to where research and learning is happening by embedding the library more effectively into user workflow.

The Best Way To Follow ISTE19

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:41
Follow Tech&Learning online and in person!

MyISTE19 is your ISTE!

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:37
for following this year's edtech extravanza!

Preparing for #ISTE19 - Advice from the Veterans

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 06:42
Here are a few go-to articles and a few takeaways that will help you get the most out of ISTE19.

This App Makes Testing Fun

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 06:10
Kahoot!, a free student-response tool for all platforms, allows teachers to run game-like multiple-choice answer quizzes.

StudySync, Global Press Partner to Provide International News to Students

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 18:23
“As educators, we want their voices to not only be heard but to be steeped in factual information – not memes and misinformation," said Robert Romano, CEO of StudySync.

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