Category Archives: trends

Trends | Making Education Data Work for Students

Parents, teachers, community leaders, policymakers and students themselves need tailored information to ensure all students’ individual needs are met. While infrastructure investments and smart policies have given every state the technical ability to produce richer and more useful pictures of … Continue reading

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Trends | Report: Tech Tools, Content Teachers Use  

The learning landscape has shifted significantly over the past several years. Learning is now a multi-platform and multi-dimensional experience. Learners embrace technology to communicate and socialize and want to access information in multiple formats across a range of devices. The … Continue reading

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Trends | You Used to Call Me on My Cell Phone

Watch a movie from the 1980s or earlier and you’ll notice something interesting: no cell phones. In just the past ten years, there’s been a massive shift in the way media and technology intersect with how we work and live. … Continue reading

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2016 – Finalists & Winners

EdTech Digest Awards Program 2016 | Energizing Education From old school to new school, 21st-century education is in the midst of a paradigm shift. Chalkboards have given way to smartboards, desktop clutter to digital clean, disparate data to dashboard clarity, … Continue reading

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Trends | Data Privacy vs. Data Security

Today, more than 90 percent of school districts use electronic data storage for student records. As data continues to expand its reach, districts must improve security measures and establish guidelines to help protect student information. Skyward, a leading K-12 school … Continue reading

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