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Trends | Afterschool & STEM System Building Evaluation 2016

Students participating in afterschool programs that focus on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) reported increased interest in STEM careers and gains in important 21st century skills such as critical thinking and perseverance. Those findings emerge from new research, Afterschool & STEM System … Continue reading

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Trends | Digital Learning Day 2017

Digital devices, educational software, and mobile apps keep coming out! How does one keep up? There’s also a lot of success out there in classrooms nationwide. Amazing things are happening. Spotlighting the innovation, Digital Learning Day was started back in … Continue reading

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Trends | 2017 NMC Horizon Report

The New Media Consortium and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) jointly released the NMC Horizon Report: 2017 Higher Education Edition at the recent 2017 ELI Annual Meeting. In this 14th edition are findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an ongoing research project identifying … Continue reading

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Trends | EdTech Toys

It’s been fascinating over the past few years to watch the evolution of the toy industry – from toys just dabbling with electronic pieces to the sheer explosion of the “edtech” toy industry. Today, even Target has a dedicated STEM … Continue reading

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Trends | The Modern Learner

Will Richardson and Bruce Dixon have put together an excellent case—actually an urgent case, for the reimagining of today’s schools. In 10 Principles for Schools of Modern Learning: The Urgent Case for Reimagining Today’s Schools, they have composed a deeply thoughtful … Continue reading

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