Monthly Archives: April 2013

Blend It Up

How schools and policy makers can create a better blend, right now  GUEST COLUMN | by Bryan C. Hassel and Emily Ayscue Hassel Blended learning holds unique promise to improve student outcomes dramatically. Schools will not realize this promise with … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Middle School Math Apps

Remember learning “PEMDAS?” Despite the funny voice your teacher used while explaining it, “Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally” somehow failed to elicit unbridled enthusiasm for math. Today, the evolution of the classroom is focused around technology that teaches concepts … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | appoLearning

There are thousands of educational apps created for the iPad, yet only a precious few are worth downloading. appoLearning lets parents know which educational apps they should encourage their kids to use, while also detailing the skills that are taught … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | SCHOOLInfoApp

Here’s a company that has designed and built a platform to give K-12 schools and districts a simple, affordable way to provide parents, students, staff and all stakeholders with a custom-tailored mobile app for iPhones, iPads and Android phones and … Continue reading

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Online On Course

As online education changes, its strong commitment to students stays the same GUEST COLUMN | by Paula Bramante As technology continues to change rapidly, online learning is evolving alongside it, cultivating a new generation of learners and exciting new options … Continue reading

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