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Cool Tool | LumenEd

LumenEd connects classrooms in different countries and gives under-resourced classrooms access to digital content. They accomplish this using the Bright Orange Box, a solar-powered smart projector designed to function anywhere, their Video Pen Pal program and a business model that leverages … Continue reading

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Engaging or Distracting?

Lowering millennial dropout rates with mobile technology. GUEST COLUMN | by Danial Jameel Dropout rates among college students remain high, and approximately 21 percent of students at public institutions fail to graduate. However, grades and tough class schedules are not … Continue reading

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More Power to You

Creating a generation of college- and career-ready students starts with K-12 edtech. GUEST COLUMN | by Kate Ballard-Rosa According to a new report from the University of Pennsylvania and the Pell Institute, 77 percent of people from high-income families have … Continue reading

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Decisions, Decisions

Should I outsource my school’s Wi-Fi network? GUEST COLUMN | by Jason King Picking up from our last discussion around cloud wireless, let’s take a look at the specifics for when a school district should move forward with either an … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Edgenuity MyPath

A new supplemental program designed to meet students where they are in reading and math, Edgenuity MyPath™ gives them exactly what they need to catch up and get ahead. The program incorporates the benefits of technology to provide students with age-appropriate, … Continue reading

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