Category Archives: trends

The EdTech Awards – Accepting Your Entries

Program spotlights cool tools, leaders, and trendsetters in education and technology. The nomination period for the 7th annual EdTech Awards honoring cool tools, inspiring leaders, and innovative trendsetters in the education and technology, or “edtech” sector, is still open for … Continue reading

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Trends | School Bus to Mars

The future is already here, you just have to know where to find it. There’s some very cool stuff happening out there with virtual reality in education. From the Lockheed Martin website: “The first people who will visit Mars are … Continue reading

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Trends | Day of Discovery

Discovery Education’s Discovery Education Community invites teachers and administrators across the U.S. and Canada to participate in the annual Day of Discovery tour, a series of no cost professional development opportunities that provide educators with new skills and strategies for integrating educational … Continue reading

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Trends | DonorsChoose Teacher Survey Results

When classrooms lack basic supplies such as books and pencils, advanced technology such as laptops and tablets can seem like a luxury. Yet “luxury” is far from the way many DonorsChoose.org teachers would describe the technology they use in their classrooms. … Continue reading

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Trends | Schools Embrace Chromebooks but Still Rely on Windows

Ericom Software released the results of a survey exploring mobile technology trends, challenges, and priorities affecting K-12 schools in 2016 and beyond. The survey, which includes responses from both educators and IT professionals representing over 1,500 schools and half a … Continue reading

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