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Cool Tool | PEAK from Fuel Education

Fuel Education’s PEAK is an open, easy-to-use technology platform that gives districts a way to personalize, integrate, and manage online learning programs. It reduces system complexity, simplifies administrations, and provides intelligent reporting and analytics, empowering teachers to deliver a next-generation digital learning experience … Continue reading

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Making Learning Fun

The family that makes together learns together. GUEST COLUMN | by Heather Weiss and Gregg Behr When families wander into MAKESHOP, they are greeted with an inviting array of electronic tools, circuitry, sewing needles, and saws. Educators at the Children’s … Continue reading

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MOOCs in Review

A study of 74,000 MOOC reviews – from one of the world’s largest source of student-powered MOOC ratings – suggests online course providers should not be afraid to charge for classes, assign challenging workloads or point students to third-party review … Continue reading

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Changes and Challenges

A view from within the edtech industry. GUEST COLUMN | by Orly Fuhrman The Internet is a digital playground for education and learning. Over the last few years, we’ve seen edtech startups climb the ladder of the venture capitalist portfolio … Continue reading

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Embracing Virtualization

Four schools solve their biggest edtech challenges with a simple solution. GUEST COLUMN | by Ilan Paretsky Virtualization technology is changing the modern classroom. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies and HTML5 capabilities extend the reach and flexibility of students, … Continue reading

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