Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | Discovery Education Streaming

Featuring tens of thousands of standards-aligned and searchable videos, images, primary source documents, podcasts, audio books, articles and more, Discovery Education Streaming has long been a “must have” cross-curricular K-12 digital content resource for educators across the country. However, the … Continue reading

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A Quiet Revolution

Why learning analytics are exactly what’s needed to improve university graduation rates. GUEST COLUMN | by Viswanath Subramaniam and Sanjay Mohan One of the most important goals for universities in North America is to significantly drive up their graduation rates … Continue reading

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The Helping Kind

A dedicated educator brings a big heart, meaning, and joy to learning. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero MATTHEW OHLSON Title: Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership; Facilitator, C.A.M.P. Osprey – connecting students with athletes, mentors. Org: Taylor Leadership Institute, University of North … Continue reading

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2018 EdTech Awards Now Open

The EdTech Awards recognizes people in and around education for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere. Featuring edtech’s best and brightest, the annual recognition program shines a spotlight on cool tools, inspiring leaders, … Continue reading

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Using What You’ve Got

7 tips to easily (and affordably) upgrade your school’s computers.  GUEST COLUMN | by Jonathan Weech In today’s modern classroom, computers are the new “paper and pencil.” With schools relying on technology more than ever, it’s increasingly important to ensure … Continue reading

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