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Up (Or Down) Periscope?

Exploring a tech tool for on-the-spot broadcasting in education. GUEST COLUMN | by Mitchell Collin Fairchild So, I finally got around to creating a Periscope account, and I even created a brief 30-second broadcast (tons more to come). I want to … Continue reading

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Want to Drive On-Campus Visits?

Time to elevate your student relationship management game. GUEST COLUMN | by Jennifer Wiles It’s all set up to impress: the perfectly manicured lawn bustling with student activity. The state of the art gym. The recently renovated dorms. College campuses … Continue reading

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Drowning in Data but Thirsting for Insight

Colleges and universities overcome tough questions about student outcomes. GUEST COLUMN | by Keith Rajecki Remember the days of sink or swim? When getting a student in the door was considered success? Well, those days are long gone. Today, outcomes … Continue reading

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Cost-Effective Consortiums

Lessons in leveraging pooling power to increase teacher effectiveness and retention. GUEST COLUMN | by Kimberly Owen Iowa is both like and unlike other states when it comes to education. Like many other states, we use Area Education Agencies (AEAs), which … Continue reading

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Smart Build

Ensuring learning products are intelligently developed.   GUEST COLUMN | by Anand Subramanian New models of learning exist today thanks to technology, and more-and-more educators are willing to spend to take advantage of technology-enabled teaching methods that facilitate better student … Continue reading

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