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The Best of Both Worlds

Why you need more than apps in the classroom. GUEST COLUMN | by Marie Merouze It is no secret that education technology, or edtech, is becoming more prevalent in today’s classrooms. From regular tablet and computer usage to the introduction … Continue reading

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A Lesson that Flourishes

Video game uses 3-D scanning and collaboration to teach eco-planning. GUEST COLUMN| by Joe Packer and Tony Morelli Anyone who guided their digital family on a harrowing trip across the Oregon Trail knows that using video games to educate is … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | TEC Data Platform

Billions in edtech dollars, but is the money well spent? Well, to answer the question, the Technology for Education Consortium (TEC) recently launched the TEC Data Platform, which appears to be the first online library of edtech market pricing data … Continue reading

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Trends | EdTech Toys

It’s been fascinating over the past few years to watch the evolution of the toy industry – from toys just dabbling with electronic pieces to the sheer explosion of the “edtech” toy industry. Today, even Target has a dedicated STEM … Continue reading

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Unified Schools

The value of cloud communications to education. GUEST COLUMN | by Mitch Tarica Walk into any classroom or wander around any campus and you’ll find yourself immersed in a digital environment. Many students at K-12 schools have laptops, school email … Continue reading

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