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Put To The Test—HP Chromebook X2

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 10:49
The Chromebook with a Dual Personality

The 1619 Project: Resources, Opinion and Guidance on Teaching About Slavery

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 07:51
The 1619 Project is a collection of articles and supporting materials on slavery and its significance to American history and culture by the New York Times.

S I M P L I F Y I N G: New Class Website Approach

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 07:02
I am going to be transitioning all of my class websites from traditional Google Sites to simple Google Documents.

Tis’ the Season to be Jolly! 25 Days of STEM Goodies

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 07:15
Just click on the calendar below and a post will appear with a free activity suggestion, a list of free resources and tools for that activity, and a free template to copy, edit and use as you wish.

"Bad News" Provides Clever Game to Teach Kids About Fake News

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 06:56
Bad News is a short web- and text-based game that highlights how Twitter and other social media are used to propagate fake news.

Awards Of Excellence Winners Announced By Tech & Learning Magazine

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 06:51
Outstanding Education Technology Products Saluted

Can PDFs Be Made Accessible?

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 05:56
These are the most common accessibility errors to check for:

Rural and Low-Income Students to work with Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP)

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 15:02
Ultimately, the program seeks to enhance the ability of elementary schools and secondary schools nationwide to identify gifted students, and meet their special educational needs.

Feds Change E-Rate Rules

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 14:46
On Monday, December 3, the FCC issued a Report and Order making significant changes to E-rate rules for Category 2* funding applications. The order adopts a long-awaited permanent Category 2 budget system for all applicants, and establishes streamlined rules which will take effect starting in FY2021.

How schools can meet demand for a $4 Billion industry

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 14:43
K-12 schools, colleges and universities are scrambling to meet student demand for eSports programs that teach essential career and life skills. Strategic thinking and problem solving are the foundation for competitive eSports, technical careers, and post-graduate success.

Tech&Learning Announces Major Expansion

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 13:39
The launch of Tech & Learning University, coupled with the relaunch of, ensures Future’s Education Group will remain the go-to resource for education technology news, reviews, and insights.

Modernizing digital technology in education enables teaching and learning innovation

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 13:29
Is digital technology having a measurable impact on teachers and learning?

Integrating 1:1 in Active Learning Classrooms

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 12:51
Episode #3 of Tech&Learning’s EDUCast series

Osmo—An App for Early Education Curriculum

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 11:03
Learning from the Digital and Physical Worlds

What’s New for Hour of Code 2019

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 06:00
Many of the activities provide tie-ins to subject areas like ELA, Math, Art and Music, Science, and Social Studies, so every educator can find ways for students to participate.

Bring Parent Communication into the 21st Century

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 15:45
How a single communication app can help a school build relationships and trust (and gets rid of the Friday Folder).

BenQ EH600—The Two-In-One Projector

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 13:49
Standalone functionality makes it easy to move classroom to classroom.

Use Data Driven Instruction and Social Emotional Learning to Accelerate Student Growth

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 14:25
Beaumont has been using a scripted data-driven instruction (DDI) protocol for several years to guide conversations in their PLCs.

Teach Third Graders (And Yourself) to Code

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 12:51
Collin Yust taught himself to code by going through the Codelicious lessons.

What To Buy—Pearson Aida Calculus

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 10:25
Tech&Learning expands edtech coverage to include daily reporting by industry expert Brian Nadel