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Cool Tool | Epson’s iProjection App for Chromebooks

Chromebooks are turning into the computer of choice for the classroom. According to Futuresource Consulting, they accounted for more than half of device sales in the K-12 market in 2015. To help schools utilize these devices, Epson created the free iProjection … Continue reading

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Cool Too| NovoEd

NovoEd is a learning platform for the modern workforce (pictured are some of the company’s engineering team during an off-site gathering at their co-founder’s home). Its social, collaboration, and mobile capabilities power more engaging learning experiences, enabling organizations to more effectively train … Continue reading

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Changing Worlds

How academic video created 100 percent pass rates in rural South African schools. GUEST COLUMN | by Gary Weis Sixteen-year-old Lucky Hlatshwayo lives in one of the most rural areas of the South African Free State province — a community … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Variant: Limits

Calculus has one of the highest failure rates of any course on any campus – in fact, the failure rate for Calculus I is reaching 38 percent according to the Mathematical Association of America. Yet calculus remains a core element of … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Renaissance-U

Research shows effective teachers are the key factor in student achievement. Renaissance’s online professional development offering, Renaissance-U  empowers teachers to implement solutions and strategies that enrich students’ learning. Through Renaissance-U, teachers partner with an expert coach who guides their learning path … Continue reading

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