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Cool Tool | RefME

This may be one of the world’s first multi-platform tools to completely automate the citation, referencing and bibliography process for over 7,000 referencing styles. With it students can create accurate citations for any source in seconds and complete an entire bibliography in … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy

With the Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy, students can practice for their SAT test in reading and math. And as of just recently, thanks to a partnership between the College Board and Turnitin, students can also practice for the optional essay … Continue reading

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Choosing Bootcamp

Spoiler alert: job placement and starting salaries don’t make the cut. GUEST COLUMN | by Erica Prenga I am a coding bootcamp graduate gainfully employed in Silicon Valley. About two months after completing the immersive program where I learned programming, … Continue reading

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The State of Personalized Learning

Examining products, practices, and an easy-to-use taxonomy. THOUGHT LEADERSHIP | by Philip Hickman, Ken Eastwood, and Eliot Levinson Personalized learning is the edtech phrase of the year and a key concept for how digitally delivered teaching and learning will make … Continue reading

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Revisiting an Active Community

Professional development through the lens of language and technology. GUEST COLUMN | by Megan Roberts What do we mean by the term “Professional Development”: Is it best to use it as a verb? How about as a noun? Or a … Continue reading

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