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Cool Tool | Edreports.org

In spring and summer of 2014, EdReports.org went on a “listening tour” with nearly 500 educators from across the country to gather input about the instructional materials they use in their districts and schools. These educators ranged in roles and experience, … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Noodle Partners and Rossier

Noodle Partners has teamed up with the University of Southern California’s Rossier School of Education to launch a new tutoring service for students in grades K-12 and lifelong learners at all levels. Now anyone looking for a tutor can get … Continue reading

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Program Access

Bridging the skills gap in today’s IT job market.  GUEST COLUMN | by Terri Virnig The growth of Big Data has the power to transform business decisions, enhance customer relationships, and create new opportunities – but only if businesses are … Continue reading

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The New Normal

A dearth in practical technology skills calls for an online boot camp approach. GUEST COLUMN | by Melinda Barlow Career pathways today are almost unrecognizable from those of twenty or even ten years ago. For many people, the conventional route of education … Continue reading

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Do Adults Really Know Best?

Turns out, focusing on a child’s interests can matter more than the child’s reading level. GUEST COLUMN | by Lindsey Hill When it comes to fighting reading deficiency in our children, adults don’t always know best. (We think we do, … Continue reading

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