Category Archives: trends

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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2017 EdTech Awards Now Open

The EdTech Awards recognizes people in and around education for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere. Featuring edtech’s best and brightest, the annual recognition program shines a spotlight on cool tools, inspiring leaders, and innovative trendsetters. Entries … Continue reading

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Trends | Risk Takers, Challenges, and Digital Learning

Education Week today releases a new special report exploring the use of technology in American classrooms. A survey reports that 24 percent of educators indicated that they are “risk takers” who are willing to try new technologies even if they may … Continue reading

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