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Summer of Learning

Halting the ‘summer learning slide’ with some fun and games. GUEST COLUMN | by Lane Jabaay  With the holiday weekend upon us, summer is officially here for students and teachers alike. Summer offers a change of schedule and in the best … Continue reading

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Constant Oversight

Protecting your students and your IT investment through three steps to safety.   GUEST COLUMN | by Tim Williams Technology in the classroom has expanded the learning experience. No longer limited to static information in a hardcover textbook, students rely … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Edmodo’s Snapshot

A social learning network created by educators for educators, Edmodo’s new frequent, formative assessment tool, Snapshot, is designed to provide real-time insight into student proficiency in educational standards and help teachers immediately address any learning gaps. Built directly into the Edmodo platform, Snapshot … Continue reading

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Desktop Virtualization

Opening the door for student success on a shoestring budget. GUEST COLUMN | by Scott Savage Like most school districts around the country today, Pana Community School District #8 is consistently challenged to meet technology needs on a shoestring budget. … Continue reading

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Watch This | Teach to One

THAT’S A FACT. When a teacher teaches to the whole class, somebody gets left behind. Approaching instruction through multiple modalities, or ways of teaching (leveraging available technologies), all students get a chance to learn in a way that is engaging to … Continue reading

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