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Technology in Education: Can the Digital Divide be Bridged?

Resources for instructional technology are expanding every day, but we still, as educators, live in a world where some have everything, others get some crumbs off the table of the better-off, and some are left out completely. 236 more words

Community Support For Education

Best 2015 Videos: STEM, STEAM, and Maker Education Theme

One of my end of year rituals is finding and posting the years’ best videos. Given my current interest in maker education, I decided to locate and post 2015 videos related to maker education, STEM, and STEAM.

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Educational Technology

What do we mean when we say, “Transformative learning experiences powered by technology”?

A transformative learning experience fundamentally changes our understanding of what it means to learn and what it means to work together with others to learn. 35 more words

Educational Technology

Illuminator Spotlight: John LaPlante

Meet John LaPlante. He the Executive Director of ACCESS, one of sixteen Information Technology Centers (ITCs) in the state of Ohio. Less than a year into implementing Illuminate, John has made significant strides in his work with districts. 732 more words

Data Driven

Student Journaling & Student Growth

During the first week of school, students in Emily Vanfleteren’s 7th grade english classroom kids were asked to write for 8 minutes in their journal. Students were give the choice between two prompts for their journal entry. 434 more words

Educational Technology

Empowering Student Growth with Seesaw

About the App

The Seesaw website states:

Seesaw empowers students of any age to independently document what they are learning at school.

Students capture learning with photos and videos of their work, or by adding digital creations.

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Educational Technology

Looking for a new Book Creator App?

My Story Book Creator

This app is very easy and fun to use. If you are looking for a book creation app to replace Book Creator… 340 more words

Educational Technology