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Crowdfunding in EdTech

Lessons from a bootstrapped teacherpreneur launching a crowdfunding campaign. GUEST COLUMN | by Brendan Finch Within the crucible of the classroom, educators learn what truly works. There is no grey area: inequity and the achievement gap stare, unblinkingly, at us … Continue reading

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Year of the Shake-Up

Five online learning predictions for 2015. GUEST COLUMN | by Andrew Wait  We all know that the online education space is growing at a very rapid clip, but many may not realize just how quickly it’s growing, and what some … Continue reading

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To The Cloud

When transitioning to the cloud, don’t neglect data backup and recovery. GUEST COLUMN | by Chris Gleeson Like many academic institutions, the University of Maryland has been moving its operations to the cloud at a feverish pace. From small rural … Continue reading

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Old School, New School

Managing the new digital classroom. GUEST COLUMN | by Ryan St Hilaire Students used to pass notes to one another. Now they send texts. Students used to spend hours in the library reading, or doing research. Now they download an … Continue reading

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Evaluating Wireless Needs

Three questions to ask before selecting a K-12 Wi-Fi solution. GUEST COLUMN | by Jason King Mobile devices are instrumental in creating an innovative and interactive educational experience in today’s classrooms. To support these advanced digital tools, K-12 IT staff … Continue reading

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