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Net Effect

Why new state standards will help us all. GUEST COLUMN | by James Burnett The United States school system is undergoing a significant transformation. The rollout of the Common Core State Standards marked a new era in teaching. In the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | ClassFlow

Here’s an all-in-one teaching platform for synchronizing classroom devices and orchestrating lessons across connected learning environments. Launched at Bett 2014, ClassFlow enters the market as a new instructional technology product. Cloud-based and device-agnostic, it brings together classroom technology – tablets, laptops, interactive whiteboards … Continue reading

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Exploring North Dakota

ND Center for Distance Education’s State Director charts a quality course. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero It may be telling that explorers Lewis and Clark spent more time in what is now North Dakota than any other place on their … Continue reading

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Trends | Reimagining Higher Education

The year is drawing to a close, but not without a large burst of innovation opening up. A distinguished list of innovators and leaders re-imagining education feel that current pedagogical approaches are insufficient for preparing billions of students seeking higher education … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Learnosity

This company’s clients are educational companies. Their products typically form part of a larger assessment offering. The company provides tools and services which enable clients to quickly and easily incorporate interactive question types (as well as authoring and analytical reporting capabilities) into existing digital products. Or, they can … Continue reading

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