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Cool Tool | Zinc

Zinc equips middle and high school students with critical reading and thinking skills, and uses fresh content and gaming elements to ensure that students enjoy the literacy-growth process. The program has three components: reading, vocabulary and data. The reading portion is comprised of … Continue reading

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Building Schools around Technology

A tech coordinator’s perspective on disruption, re-design, and technology’s role in education. GUEST COLUMN | by Paul Hieronymus The modern classroom has undergone dramatic changes over the past few years. Technology has disrupted our notions of how we design our … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | iC 30 Cart from LocknCharge

  The increased use of mobile devices in the classroom has increased the need for a solution that can store, charge and protect those devices. The iC 30 Cart from LocknCharge holds up to 30 devices that have up to … Continue reading

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Making Happier Educators

With teacher evaluation software, discerning the burdensome from the beneficial. GUEST COLUMN | by Todd Whitlock Teacher performance management—whether you’re the teacher, administrator, or facilitator—has evolved considerably in recent years, and remedying outdated evaluation practices can make a world of … Continue reading

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Classroom Upgrades

In 2017, learning spaces and environments are the next frontier. GUEST COLUMN | By Bob Hill We’ve seen technology infiltrate the classroom in a variety of ways, from physical technology to creating connected, global classrooms. With this integration and the … Continue reading

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