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6 Reasons Why Higher Education Needs to Be Disrupted 6 REASONS WHY HIGHER EDUCATION NEEDS TO BE DISRUPTED

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Nov 19, 2019

On the surface, universities are a nice idea. You go in, pick a subject you like, learn from the experts, and leave being job- and future-ready. This is why so many people (around 40% in rich countries) decide to go to college, even if it means making big financial and personal sacrifices. Yet just ...

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WHAT TEACHERS CAN EXPECT FROM MACHINE LEARNING WHAT TEACHERS CAN EXPECT FROM MACHINE LEARNING

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Nov 19, 2019

Using technology to digitize textbooks or create worksheet PDFs is uninspiring. It also doesn’t make the best use of technology’s potential in our classrooms. The real power of technology lies in machine learning. This concept of teaching a computer to think and act on its own volition i...

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Bridging Communication Gaps with Students through Microsoft Teams BRIDGING COMMUNICATION GAPS WITH STUDENTS THROUGH MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Nov 19, 2019

Instead of wrangling many tools that each do one thing, a UT Arlington professor and his students now use Teams as a single hub to do many things. Through Teams, students can stay connected with their peers and professors outside of class time.

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The Rise of AI and What it Means for Engineering Education THE RISE OF AI AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR ENGINEERING EDUCATION

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Nov 19, 2019

On paper, new disciplines in computer science and electrical engineering such as deep learning, facial recognition, and advanced graphics processing, look easy to exploit for universities wishing to update their STEM curricula. After all, the business press is awash with gushing propaganda on vertic...

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With a Virtual Reality Assist, Video Games Get K–12 Students Moving WITH A VIRTUAL REALITY ASSIST, VIDEO GAMES GET K–12 STUDENTS MOVING

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Nov 18, 2019

An often-heard lament from parents and teachers is that kids these days don’t get enough exercise, tethered as many are to their handheld electronic devices and video games. Help is on the way, however, from an unlikely source. Ironically, the tech that could get kids moving is the same thing ...

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Should Skills Training Replace Higher Education? SHOULD SKILLS TRAINING REPLACE HIGHER EDUCATION?

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Nov 17, 2019

With $1.5 trillion in college debt weighing down the economic trajectories of young Americans, many high school students and their families are considering career pathways over traditional liberal arts education. Secure college credits before graduating. This is the definitive approach to making col...

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What is learning management syetem? WHAT IS LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYETEM?

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Nov 17, 2019

A learning management system is a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, and delivery of educational courses, training programs, or learning and development programs.

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Immersive technology is changing K-12 education IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGY IS CHANGING K-12 EDUCATION

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Nov 15, 2019

Voice-activated technologies; augmented, virtual, and mixed-reality tools; and video conferencing tools are changing communication patterns in K-12 schools. Teachers and students have new ways to engage with each other, and students can develop deeper connections with their peers and build essential...

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The Future Of Online Education THE FUTURE OF ONLINE EDUCATION

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Nov 15, 2019

In the 1990s, digital learning or eLearning started to take off, leading the way into a digital realm of education. The word eLearning was first created in 1998. To put that in perspective, this was the same year that Google was launched. Since 2000, there has been a 900% growth in the eLearning ind...

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Global development of AI-based education GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT OF AI-BASED EDUCATION

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Nov 15, 2019

AI-based education is still developing and not yet fully mature. While AI is a hot topic, application of this technology in education industry requires longterm efforts. The initial stage of AI application in education focuses on planning and tentative exploration. Since Allen Newell and Herbert Sim...

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SIOP® Model: Impact on Student Learning SIOP® MODEL: IMPACT ON STUDENT LEARNING

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Nov 14, 2019

The SIOP® (Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol) Model is the only empirically-validated sheltered instruction framework that meets this objective. The SIOP® Model promotes academic language development alongside acquisition of lesson content.

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How Schools and Universities Can Thwart Cyberattackers HOW SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES CAN THWART CYBERATTACKERS

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Nov 14, 2019

The cyberattacks on Louisiana schools’ IT systems were among a flood of similar data breaches in 2019 on both K–12 and higher education institutions’ computer networks. In June, as many as 636 student and family records were breached in an attack on the computer network of Oregon S...

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Approaching Career Readiness in Alternative Education APPROACHING CAREER READINESS IN ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION

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Nov 14, 2019

For 25 years, Boston Day and Evening Academy have provided a safe, student-centered, trauma-informed setting for students who have not been well-served in traditional models. Instead of repeating more of the same traditional approaches used in high schools, BDEA realized that students need something...

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Reduce interruptions Boost productivity. REDUCE INTERRUPTIONS BOOST PRODUCTIVITY.

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Nov 13, 2019

99% of workers are distracted. This is the reality for more than 5,000 office workers around the world that we surveyed this year. More than a third of them are always or very often distracted. Download our eBook to learn more about what's really distracting your teams and what you can do to hel...

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Cornerstone Incorporates Oculus for Business VR into LMS CORNERSTONE INCORPORATES OCULUS FOR BUSINESS VR INTO LMS

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Nov 13, 2019

Cornerstone OnDemand is working with Facebook’s Oculus to incorporate virtual reality features into workforce learning. The companies announced an agreement under which shared clients will be able to build apps that track VR training completion data within Cornerstone’s LMS. Using functi...

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Microsoft Global Learning Connection 2019 Recap MICROSOFT GLOBAL LEARNING CONNECTION 2019 RECAP

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Nov 13, 2019

The passports of students all around the world were filled with virtual stamps as thousands of students and educators participated in the Microsoft Global Learning Connection. Create your own Grid for your classroom via Flipgrid! Your students can share their favorite Global Learning Connection mome...

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A Timeline of Social Studies Education in America A TIMELINE OF SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION IN AMERICA

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Nov 13, 2019

Social studies has been a pillar of K-12 curriculum in the U.S. for a century, but its roots stretch back much farther. We took a closer look at this interdisciplinary field, whose evolution is itself a window into American history.

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Girls and STEM Education Research Overview and Resources GIRLS AND STEM EDUCATION RESEARCH OVERVIEW AND RESOURCES

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Nov 13, 2019

The purpose of this eBook is to explore the intersection between science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields, particularly computer science, and girls. Historically, women and other minority students have been largely absent from STEM fields and classes, and across 39 states only 45% of...

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Outschool com Takes Education Out Of Schooling OUTSCHOOL COM TAKES EDUCATION OUT OF SCHOOLING

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Nov 12, 2019

Supporting education beyond schooling is a key feature of many educational technology platforms. While some may be integrated into conventional classrooms, complementing a traditional curriculum, emerging technology is increasingly helping to separate education from schooling and catalyze new models...

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How a STEAM-Integrated Environment is the Classroom Makeover You Really Need HOW A STEAM-INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENT IS THE CLASSROOM MAKEOVER YOU REALLY NEED

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Nov 12, 2019

STEAM, or science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics is taking over the nation’s schools by storm. STEAM environments are evolving by fostering a student’s natural wonder for the world around them and integrating that curiosity into a learning space. What was once thought of a...

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Trends in Tech Education | Secure Coding TRENDS IN TECH EDUCATION | SECURE CODING

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Nov 12, 2019

In this Trends in Technology Education, Jedi Jon will bring you the latest tech news and help you grow your business with relevant suggestions on modern curriculum.

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Is online learning the future of education? IS ONLINE LEARNING THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION?

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Nov 11, 2019

As a generation growing up in the digital age, a lot in our lives are reformed and challenged by technology. With its various inventions and features it has been methodically integrated into every part of our everyday lives to such an extent that it feels as vital to our functioning as a hand or a f...

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21CC Education, Portall Infosystems to provide e-learning solutions 21CC EDUCATION, PORTALL INFOSYSTEMS TO PROVIDE E-LEARNING SOLUTIONS

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Nov 11, 2019

21CC Education on Friday announced its partnership with Portall Infosystems to provide online course materials on maritime and logistics in an effort to provide accessible training solutions to address skill-gap in the industry. 21CC makes the difficult content accessible and enjoyable using illustr...

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Connected: Disrupting Education Through Technology CONNECTED: DISRUPTING EDUCATION THROUGH TECHNOLOGY

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Nov 11, 2019

This Middle School is disrupting education through technology. Students at Franklin D. Roosevelt in Bristol, PA don't sit in classrooms with rows but instead work collectively as they experiment with emerging technologies.

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Can businesses do without online learning libraries today? CAN BUSINESSES DO WITHOUT ONLINE LEARNING LIBRARIES TODAY?

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Nov 10, 2019

The world of work is changing and fast. Given today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, businesses are scrambling to upgrade their service or product portfolio to gain a competitive edge, while focusing on enhancing the skill set of their workforce to address the widening skills gap br...

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The Power of Purpose-Based Learning THE POWER OF PURPOSE-BASED LEARNING

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Nov 10, 2019

The odds are good that you haven’t used long division in ages. You’ve probably forgotten the periodic table and can’t recite all 50 state capitals. And it’s highly unlikely you entertain your colleagues at work by playing the recorder you worked so hard to learn in fourth gra...

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Why technology is needed to solve the world’s greatest scaling challenge – education WHY TECHNOLOGY IS NEEDED TO SOLVE THE WORLD’S GREATEST SCALING CHALLENGE – EDUCATION

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Nov 10, 2019

Why technology is needed to solve the world’s greatest scaling challenge – education.They share with an audience of EdTech entrepreneurs how EdTech is shaping their classrooms.

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How can we improve the quality of higher education? HOW CAN WE IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF HIGHER EDUCATION?

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Nov 07, 2019

Heterodox Academy improves the quality of scholarship in higher education by increasing open inquiry, viewpoint diversity, and constructive disagreement across lines of difference. A range of viewpoints are allowed in and are then interrogated on campus.

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Are Colleges and Universities Meeting the Online Learning Challenge? ARE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES MEETING THE ONLINE LEARNING CHALLENGE?

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Nov 07, 2019

As we all know, a college education isn’t cheap. For institutions of higher learning, there is a massive opportunity to expand potential enrollment to students who might not have the time or financial resources to attend brick-and-mortar institutions on a full- or even part-time basis. There i...

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INTELLIGENT ADAPTIVE LEARNING TECHNOLOGY IN TRENTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS INTELLIGENT ADAPTIVE LEARNING TECHNOLOGY IN TRENTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

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Nov 07, 2019

DreamBox Learning, the company that pioneered Intelligent Adaptive Learning technology used in schools and districts across the U.S., Mexico, and Canada, added new district partners now leveraging the power of DreamBox Learning to drive student achievement in mathematics. Trenton Public School joins...

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A Fresh Look at Blockchain in Higher Education A FRESH LOOK AT BLOCKCHAIN IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Nov 06, 2019

Blockchain is the technology that first gained recognition as the backbone for Bitcoin. It is best described as a distributed ledger system. Each entry is a block that is time-stamped, encrypted and replicated at all of the nodes along the chain. The most-discussed application of the blockchain in h...

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9 EXAMPLES OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS IN EDUCATION 9 EXAMPLES OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS IN EDUCATION

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Nov 06, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) has changed everything in almost every sector of industry and community, and nowhere is that more apparent than in the educational sector. From small improvements to school creature comforts to massive technological rethinks which have changed the way certain schools ope...

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Reliability Management: Setting-up Cloud Server in Higher Education RELIABILITY MANAGEMENT: SETTING-UP CLOUD SERVER IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Nov 06, 2019

Higher Education resources is a small group of social media strategists which is planning to include two dedicated cloud servers in their organization [28]. One will be used for Primary Operation Services and other one will be for Standby Operation Services which is mirrored from the primary server....

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Do You Know What’s Trending In Microlearning? DO YOU KNOW WHAT’S TRENDING IN MICROLEARNING?

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Nov 06, 2019

By integrating micro and mobile learning you can provide learners bite-sized learning solutions that can be accessed on multiple devices. Ignite the competitive spirit in learners with the use of gamified elements in microlearning modules. You could also make use of gamified assessments. Artificial ...

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AR AND VR: THE FUTURE OF SMART ​EDUCATION IS HERE AR AND VR: THE FUTURE OF SMART ​EDUCATION IS HERE

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Nov 05, 2019

Modern technologies such as augmented reality and virtual reality can offer immersive learning experiences that can be used to train learners of different ages for different purposes, effortlessly. In the digital era, modern technologies like augmented reality and virtual reality have transformed bu...

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7 Ways to Boost Your PPC for Higher Education Strategy 7 WAYS TO BOOST YOUR PPC FOR HIGHER EDUCATION STRATEGY

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Nov 05, 2019

Marketers in higher education live in a complicated world. The job of attracting enrollments, managing advertising budgets and optimizing campaigns for an array of target audiences is challenging. Wouldn’t it be great if their job could be made easier? Enter pay-per-click marketing, in which a...

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How Failure Can Be a Powerful Educational Tool HOW FAILURE CAN BE A POWERFUL EDUCATIONAL TOOL

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Nov 05, 2019

Duell, the director of technology and information services for Wheeling School District near Chicago, talks about the importance of sharing our failures and teaching students how it can be a powerfully positive force in their lives.

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Wunder is a learning platform for kids WUNDER IS A LEARNING PLATFORM FOR KIDS

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Nov 04, 2019

Wunder is a parental assistance and learning platform that uses AI to save parents time and energy.The TC Top Picks program showcases outstanding early-stage startups across these categories: AI/Machine Learning, Biotech/Healthtech, Blockchain, Fintech, Mobility, Privacy/Security, Retail/E-commerce,...

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5 ELEARNING TRENDS THAT HAVE STOOD THE TEST OF TIME 5 ELEARNING TRENDS THAT HAVE STOOD THE TEST OF TIME

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Nov 04, 2019

The explosion of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) is one eLearning trend that we’ve experienced in the past decade. And New trends are being predicted for 2020, but what are the trends that have stood the test of time? Gamification is the process of taking something that already exists &nda...

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Project-Based Learning Provides Path For Increased Awareness of Self, Others and the World PROJECT-BASED LEARNING PROVIDES PATH FOR INCREASED AWARENESS OF SELF, OTHERS AND THE WORLD

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Nov 04, 2019

Often in education, we are looking for the next great thing: curriculum, technology, program or even instructional approach. What’s problematic here is that we’re not always really invested. We pilot, and before we have any real implementation, something has changed. It might be due to l...

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How is the role of teachers & skills required by them changing? What is student centered teaching? HOW IS THE ROLE OF TEACHERS & SKILLS REQUIRED BY THEM CHANGING? WHAT IS STUDENT CENTERED TEACHING?

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Nov 03, 2019

So how do we teach such children? Teachers must be prepared to engage students in the classroom through gamification, practice their skills through immersion activities and retain their learnings through reflection and feedback.

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What Makes an Effective Classroom Coaching Program? WHAT MAKES AN EFFECTIVE CLASSROOM COACHING PROGRAM?

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Nov 02, 2019

Coaches may be most often associated with the fields of athletics or business, but they are just as important in education. Coaches in any realm have the same goal—to improve performance and assist those they coach in reaching their full potential. In the school setting, coaches provide one-on...

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How K–12 Education Fits into the Future of Quantum Computing HOW K–12 EDUCATION FITS INTO THE FUTURE OF QUANTUM COMPUTING

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Nov 01, 2019

In mid-October, tech giant Google made headlines with news that it had run a successful quantum computing demonstration. In Google’s trial, this new type of computer process ran a calculation in 200 seconds that would have taken the fastest supercomputer 10,000 years to complete. While we&rsqu...

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Overcoming 3 challenges of introducing blended learning in the classroom OVERCOMING 3 CHALLENGES OF INTRODUCING BLENDED LEARNING IN THE CLASSROOM

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Oct 31, 2019

Throughout the world, many public schools still rely heavily on text-based core curriculum. Introducing blended learning experiences in core subjects presents many opportunities over traditional print-heavy classrooms. These opportunities include more up-to-date, interactive, and engaging content, d...

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THE SIGNIFICANCE OF ELEARNING IN THE MODERN WORLD THE SIGNIFICANCE OF ELEARNING IN THE MODERN WORLD

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Oct 31, 2019

The growing trend of digital learning is benefitting society in many different ways. The widespread enrolment in online courses is contributing to the improvement in digital skills on a large scale. Society is benefiting as a whole from improved communication, technology, and collaboration skills. O...

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STEM learning at scale: Using Microsoft Teams and AI for a more humanistic education STEM LEARNING AT SCALE: USING MICROSOFT TEAMS AND AI FOR A MORE HUMANISTIC EDUCATION

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Oct 31, 2019

By turning to a suite of applications all grounded in the Microsoft ecosystem, Kellermann has pioneered an approach to teaching―even a subject as advanced as engineering―that transforms education without reinvention, and produces real gains in learning outcomes.

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Artificial Intelligence in education: Who should be the custodian of the new gold? ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN EDUCATION: WHO SHOULD BE THE CUSTODIAN OF THE NEW GOLD?

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Oct 31, 2019

It is common knowledge now that a homogenous and rote learning education system might suit some children but not all, thereby isolating many preventing them from achieving their full potential. What we need to offer our children is a ‘fun’ experience while learning. An experience that is...

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5 Steps to Tech Implementation Success 5 STEPS TO TECH IMPLEMENTATION SUCCESS

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Oct 31, 2019

Is edtech at the head of your class? Technology plays a key role in the teaching and learning taking place in classrooms around the world today. But without proper planning, these educational tools may not be used to their full potential. Below are five simple ways to overcome common hurdles and ens...

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IT Consolidation - What’s Next for Government and Education Modernization Initiatives? IT CONSOLIDATION - WHAT’S NEXT FOR GOVERNMENT AND EDUCATION MODERNIZATION INITIATIVES?

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Oct 31, 2019

IT consolidation has been a high-priority government and education initiative for many years. While many state and education organizations are already on board, or boarding quickly, the move may be born of a different catalyst than you may expect—certainly different than federal agencies. Fede...

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CAREER CHANGE IS THE NEW NORMAL: HOW DOES ELEARNING HELP? CAREER CHANGE IS THE NEW NORMAL: HOW DOES ELEARNING HELP?

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Oct 30, 2019

The days of a lifelong career at a single employer followed by a pension for life are long gone. Neither employers nor employees are loyal these days. Employers let people go at the merest sign of an economic downturn or a change in business conditions, and employees constantly keep a lookout for so...

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Augmenting Education.| TEDxNorrkopingED AUGMENTING EDUCATION.| TEDXNORRKOPINGED

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Oct 30, 2019

The skill of sustainable education is extremely important today than ever before. Combining affective and personalized learning with emerging technologies can bring unexpected results. How can we focus on creating skills for the future jobs? Darya Yegorina is a serial entrepreneur, founder and CEO o...

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K–12 Schools Take a Business-Minded Approach to Education K–12 SCHOOLS TAKE A BUSINESS-MINDED APPROACH TO EDUCATION

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Oct 29, 2019

Aging, malfunctioning technology can be costly for schools — not only financially but also in terms of time. But forward-looking administrators are embracing advanced technologies, as well as key business best practices, to make the most of their limited time and dollars. Take the School Distr...

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10 INCREDIBLY USEFUL YOUTUBE CHANNELS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION ADMINISTRATORS 10 INCREDIBLY USEFUL YOUTUBE CHANNELS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION ADMINISTRATORS

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Oct 29, 2019

YouTube can be daunting for higher education administrators when it comes to parsing through the vast array of content for useful nuggets of video bliss. With that in mind, we’ve parsed through a wide variety of different YouTube channels to give you a list of 10 extremely useful YouTube chann...

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Redefining Higher Education’s Response to Student Activism REDEFINING HIGHER EDUCATION’S RESPONSE TO STUDENT ACTIVISM

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Oct 29, 2019

Activism is a strategy that continues to be a driver of social change, and one that is synonymous with the American higher education system. Some educators are undergoing a slight paradigm shift - moving from viewing student activism as a detraction from learning to seeing it as a source of potentia...

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How to Score VR for Educational Advantage HOW TO SCORE VR FOR EDUCATIONAL ADVANTAGE

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Oct 28, 2019

Can virtual reality actually make a difference in the educational endeavor? That’s a question I asked in my previous two articles, “Flying High with Educational VR” and "VR for PT: Towards Educational Advantage”. In those articles, I highlighted specific instances of usi...

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Universities Use AI Chatbots to Improve Student Services UNIVERSITIES USE AI CHATBOTS TO IMPROVE STUDENT SERVICES

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Oct 26, 2019

Universities are embracing artificial intelligence solutions to assist in IT projects and academics. At George Washington University, after piloting its 24/7 chatbot service MARTHA, 89 percent of users advocated the tool be a permanent tool. “We’ve created a service broker that can handl...

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Universal Design for Learning as a Framework for Digital Equity UNIVERSAL DESIGN FOR LEARNING AS A FRAMEWORK FOR DIGITAL EQUITY

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Oct 24, 2019

From the World Economic Forum to the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, consensus exists that today’s students need to develop as lifelong learners. Beyond traditional content knowledge and skills, they also require technology literacy such that they can master a host of Cs, including commun...

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How Confirmation Bias Creates Challenges In eLearning HOW CONFIRMATION BIAS CREATES CHALLENGES IN ELEARNING

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Oct 23, 2019

It’s a common human failing to disregard facts and adhere to the information that reinforces what we already believe. People have sentimental, religious, political, ideological and psychosocial reasons for doing this, and our role as educators is not to judge this predisposition, but acknowled...

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The Challenges of Implementing Innovative Learning Environments THE CHALLENGES OF IMPLEMENTING INNOVATIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS

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Oct 23, 2019

Expenditure for education infrastructure was around €46 billion across the EU in 2016, representing 6.5% of the total expenditure for education. The CEB actively supports education infrastructure investments in its member countries, devoting an average 11% of its annual financing to the sector....

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Optimizing the Education Pathway OPTIMIZING THE EDUCATION PATHWAY

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Oct 23, 2019

Bring value and foster lifelong support by connecting to students, faculty and alumni during the application process, while on campus and after graduation. Engage the applicant: Technology makes the application process easy. Engagement converts visitors to applicants Connect with visitors and guests...

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Best online learning platforms of 2019: LMS for education and business BEST ONLINE LEARNING PLATFORMS OF 2019: LMS FOR EDUCATION AND BUSINESS

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Oct 22, 2019

When it comes to training and education, online platforms are increasingly becoming the norm, whether it's packages supplied in-house or by third-party providers. The number of Learning Management Systems (LMS) isn't just increasing dramatically, but also in the quality, reach, and value of ...

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The importance of learning music in our education system: Benefits & future ahead THE IMPORTANCE OF LEARNING MUSIC IN OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM: BENEFITS & FUTURE AHEAD

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Oct 22, 2019

It is indeed true. According to the scriptures that have documented Indian education system, in addition to religious subjects many worldly subjects were included in the curriculum. Subjects such as dance, music, astronomy etc were a part of the curriculum. During those times, education was not rega...

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Entrust Education Technologies - Improving outcomes with technology ENTRUST EDUCATION TECHNOLOGIES - IMPROVING OUTCOMES WITH TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 22, 2019

Excellence in education is the core of our business. Our passion is improving outcomes for all learners. By working exclusively in education, we have significant insight and expertise for MIS support, technical support services, maximising school budgets, managing safeguarding.

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Technology, The best or worst thing for education TECHNOLOGY, THE BEST OR WORST THING FOR EDUCATION

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Oct 21, 2019

This talk is posing the question of how technology is impacting the classroom from a teacher's​ perspective and how there are many misconceptions about how technology impacts the learning environment.

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EDUCAUSE 2019: Tips for a Cloud Implementation in Higher Education EDUCAUSE 2019: TIPS FOR A CLOUD IMPLEMENTATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Oct 21, 2019

Whatever your reason to explore a jump from on-premises to a cloud environment, peer advice is always helpful in making the transition a successful one. Higher education IT leaders talked about their experience during an Oracle-sponsored cloud panel at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference in Chicago. Each...

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How Teachers Incorporate STEM Learning into the Classroom HOW TEACHERS INCORPORATE STEM LEARNING INTO THE CLASSROOM

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Oct 21, 2019

To prepare students for jobs in STEM fields, the U.S. Department of Education is shining a spotlight on how educators can incorporate technology into their classroom activities. A new report from ED’s Office of Education Technology and Digital Promise identifies nine dimensions of effect STEM ...

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HOW TO VALUATE YOUR EDUCATION/EDTECH COMPANY HOW TO VALUATE YOUR EDUCATION/EDTECH COMPANY

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Oct 21, 2019

One of the hardest things to do when starting a business is giving your business value. When you need investors, you have to have a valuation. Coming up with that valuation is very important. If it’s too high, investors will turn their nose up to it. If it’s too low, it diminishes the va...

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10 essential online teaching terms 10 ESSENTIAL ONLINE TEACHING TERMS

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Oct 20, 2019

The spread of online teaching in recent years has implied that we have to live with a series of e-learning terms. These terms refer to teaching modalities and trends, standards and specific technological environments. These are the 10 essential concepts: An LMS (Learning Management System) is a soft...

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Rethinking STEM Preparation from Educator to Student RETHINKING STEM PREPARATION FROM EDUCATOR TO STUDENT

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Oct 20, 2019

There’s an obvious roadblock causing the gap in the STEM jobs available and those taking up these career paths. What may not be so obvious is the cause. STEM and CS education has not kept pace with economic demands and industry needs, but it’s not just from the standpoint of student prep...

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Trends of Artificial Intelligence in Education Technology TRENDS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 20, 2019

This video discusses the importance of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Education Sector and how Education Technology or EdTech can benefit from it. Right from Ecommerce to healthcare to education, in each and every sector the, intervention of AI has increased by multi fold. Many companies are no...

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Strategic partnerships for innovation in Erasmus+ A study on the impact STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS FOR INNOVATION IN ERASMUS+ A STUDY ON THE IMPACT

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Oct 18, 2019

This second Erasmus+ publication is dedicated to the results of the educational cooperation, organised in partnerships that develop innovative learning methods in diverse European educational systems. The keyword of the survey is the exploitation of innovative practices in European contexts.The KA2 ...

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Do You Know These Facts About Rapid eLearning? DO YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT RAPID ELEARNING?

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Oct 18, 2019

Rapid eLearning is not just a quick fix to plug training gaps. There's more to rapid learning. Here are some facts revealed. IDs design courses in accordance with Instructional Design principles, keeping the learner profile and training requirements in mind. Rapid eLearning does not mean course ...

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Sony Future Learning Collaborative Tests Education Technology on Campus SONY FUTURE LEARNING COLLABORATIVE TESTS EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY ON CAMPUS

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Oct 17, 2019

For the past two years this group of public and private schools, known as The Future Learning Collaborative, have held regular meetings, summits and trips to discuss the education landscape and ways to incorporate new technology and design insights that create a more meaningful, collaborative and en...

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Elements Of Gamification & How to Use it in Education Mobile App Development ELEMENTS OF GAMIFICATION & HOW TO USE IT IN EDUCATION MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT

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Oct 17, 2019

Education has been and will always be crucial for the growth of an individual and the world as a whole. So when the world is going towards digitization and there is so much of advancement in technology, how can education be left behind? Over the past few decades, the methods of education have transf...

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Artificial intelligence based students robot toys full advance teaching & learning robot ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE BASED STUDENTS ROBOT TOYS FULL ADVANCE TEACHING & LEARNING ROBOT

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Oct 17, 2019

Artificial intelligence based students robot toys full advance teaching & learning robot. Both have been deployed in a variety of industries ranging from retail to healthcare, but Softbank thinks its inventions could also work well in the classroom.

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Is artificial intelligence the ultimate stimulus of the university? IS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE THE ULTIMATE STIMULUS OF THE UNIVERSITY?

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Oct 16, 2019

What does it take to make the university the best learning experience in the life cycle of one's own education? Higher education is about developing skills, exploring new theories and applying them to the realities of real life. During this trip, students are encouraged to keep track of their wo...

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Advantages Of Using A Video Strategy In Blended Learning ADVANTAGES OF USING A VIDEO STRATEGY IN BLENDED LEARNING

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Oct 16, 2019

In today’s dynamic world, learning strategies have evolved to a great extent, leveraging the latest technology. The education and training industry is fast adopting innovative blended learning strategies that give the best of both worlds: traditional classroom-based learning, which aids facili...

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Why should a student apply to a Pathway Program when they can directly apply to a university? WHY SHOULD A STUDENT APPLY TO A PATHWAY PROGRAM WHEN THEY CAN DIRECTLY APPLY TO A UNIVERSITY?

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Oct 16, 2019

Meet Lindsay Fenwick who explains the reason why you should apply to a Pathway Program when you can directly apply to a university.Why should a student apply to a Pathway Program when they can directly apply to a university?

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Blockchain and the Classroom — How DLT Can Improve Education BLOCKCHAIN AND THE CLASSROOM — HOW DLT CAN IMPROVE EDUCATION

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Oct 15, 2019

Blockchain technology has proven to be a catalyst of change across a wide variety of industries in the years since Bitcoin’s (BTC) inception in 2009. The subsequent creation of various blockchain projects and alternate cryptocurrencies has shown that blockchain technology can provide innovativ...

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Tips to increase motivation in e-learning TIPS TO INCREASE MOTIVATION IN E-LEARNING

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Oct 15, 2019

Keeping your classes engaged and motivated is a big achievement. However, not all teachers excel at this part. Most of them find it difficult to interact with their online classes in such a way as to boost students’ interest in the curriculum and topics discussed there. Motivation is one of th...

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What WHAT'S NEW IN MICROSOFT EDU

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Oct 15, 2019

This month’s What’s New in EDU episode focuses on topics educators said they wanted to learn more about! We’ll be sharing tips and resources to help get you started in strengthening STEM instruction and developing future-ready skills in students.

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How AI and Data Could Personalize Higher Education HOW AI AND DATA COULD PERSONALIZE HIGHER EDUCATION

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Oct 14, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly transforming and improving the ways that industries like healthcare, banking, energy, and retail operate. However, there is one industry in particular that offers incredible potential for the application of AI technologies: education. The opportunities —...

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WHY DIGITAL CREDENTIALING WILL RENDER UNIVERSITY TRANSCRIPT OBSOLETE AND REDEFINE HIGHER EDUCATION WHY DIGITAL CREDENTIALING WILL RENDER UNIVERSITY TRANSCRIPT OBSOLETE AND REDEFINE HIGHER EDUCATION

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Oct 14, 2019

Digital credentialing may not be new, but the attention it’s been receiving may as well make it so. In a world of digital, it’s no wonder that digital credentialing is the new and better way to keep track of those important degrees and certificates. As more colleges and universities impl...

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Microsoft Teams and AI creates a Learning Community that scales MICROSOFT TEAMS AND AI CREATES A LEARNING COMMUNITY THAT SCALES

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Oct 14, 2019

Universities are tasked with educating a growing population of students. As a result, diversity, inclusivity, and accessibility are paramount in higher education. The University of New South Wales Sydney has harnessed the power of Microsoft Teams and AI to create a learning community.

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Three tips for using AR in the classroom THREE TIPS FOR USING AR IN THE CLASSROOM

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Oct 13, 2019

Technology has become a key component of today’s classroom and is here to stay. A recent study highlighted the prevalence of tech in the classroom, as 71% of primary schools and 76% of secondary schools have tablets in the classroom, according to BESA. Tablets and laptops have unlocked opportu...

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Welcome to the National Institute of Education and Technology WELCOME TO THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION AND TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 13, 2019

National Institute of Education and Technology (NIET) is a nationally recognised education and training provider based in Brisbane and Hobart. NIET provides a multitude of flexible learning options to suit any student’s schedule.

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HOW ELEARNING PROVIDERS CAN HELP STUDENTS WHO STRUGGLE ONLINE HOW ELEARNING PROVIDERS CAN HELP STUDENTS WHO STRUGGLE ONLINE

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Oct 12, 2019

eLearning has expanded educational opportunities for many across the globe, yet it is failing many students. Research has shown that whereas online courses can improve access, they are also challenging, especially for the least well-prepared students. These students don’t do well in online cou...

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USING “DEEP LEARNING” TO FOSTER “DEEPER LEARNING” USING “DEEP LEARNING” TO FOSTER “DEEPER LEARNING”

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Oct 10, 2019

Many teachers are teaching their children everything that will be on standardized tests. While this isn’t hard, many students learn to solve specific problems or recite specific facts without being able to apply critical thinking skills, deeper learning thinking, or problem-solving. Teaching s...

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Screencasting: Where the Market Is Shifting in Education SCREENCASTING: WHERE THE MARKET IS SHIFTING IN EDUCATION

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Oct 10, 2019

As modern learning environments evolve, a new technology has appeared more and more frequently among K–12 schools: screencasting.  The interest in adopting this new technology is evident. In the U.S., the demand for screencasting and screen-sharing software in the education space accounts...

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Educational technology tool InferCabulary makes it easier for students to learn EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY TOOL INFERCABULARY MAKES IT EASIER FOR STUDENTS TO LEARN

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Oct 10, 2019

The saying goes: "A picture is worth 1,000 words," but in this case, it's just one. That's the idea behind InferCabulary, a way of teaching vocabulary to students in grades K through 12. Educational technology tool InferCabulary makes it easier for students to learn.

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How Chatbots Could Be The Future Of Learning HOW CHATBOTS COULD BE THE FUTURE OF LEARNING

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Oct 10, 2019

We are constantly in pursuit of better, faster, and deeper ways to learn. We are in an age where education is more accessible than ever before. And, adult learners are busy people and making time for learning is rarely a priority. How can you change that? You may want to consider learning how chatbo...

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K–12 Schools Remain Vulnerable to Email Phishing Attacks K–12 SCHOOLS REMAIN VULNERABLE TO EMAIL PHISHING ATTACKS

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Oct 09, 2019

K–12 education is not immune. More than half of K–12 CTOs say phishing scams are a significant or very significant problem, according to a recent Education Week/Consortium for School Networking survey. One thing to think about during National Cybersecurity Awareness Month: The majority o...

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HOW CORPORATE INTERESTS ARE DESTROYING THE EDTECH MARKET HOW CORPORATE INTERESTS ARE DESTROYING THE EDTECH MARKET

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Oct 09, 2019

Edtech is a huge industry that is growing with each year. However, even with the amount of money it generates, many edtech companies end up failing within a few years. When it comes down to it, edtech companies are still a company, and it’s this belief that often leads to failure. Opening a co...

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Partner Spotlight: Got STEM? NASA lesson plans hit on science, technology, engineering and math PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: GOT STEM? NASA LESSON PLANS HIT ON SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATH

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Oct 09, 2019

We’ve teamed up with #NASA to create eight free lesson plans for middle and high school students that are now available in our Hacking STEM library. Each space-themed STEM lesson plan emphasizes project-based learning.

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What is 21st Century Learning? How Do We Get More? WHAT IS 21ST CENTURY LEARNING? HOW DO WE GET MORE?

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Oct 08, 2019

Almost six in ten of the nearly 8 billion of us on Earth are connected to the internet; adding the next 4 billion people to the internet is the biggest learning opportunity in history. In the last two decades, we became a planet of cities. About 55% of the world’s population lives in cities an...

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INTED2020 - Sharing the Passion for Learning INTED2020 - SHARING THE PASSION FOR LEARNING

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Oct 08, 2019

INTED is one of the largest international education conferences for lecturers, researchers, technologists and professionals from the educational sector. After 14 years, it has become a reference event where more than 700 experts from 80 countries will get together to present their projects.

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Helping education go further: Solutions Serving the K-20 to Workforce Continuum HELPING EDUCATION GO FURTHER: SOLUTIONS SERVING THE K-20 TO WORKFORCE CONTINUUM

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Oct 08, 2019

Explore the pathways that your high school alumni take through higher education with StudentTracker® for High Schools. Reliable information on your graduates’ college transition rates is always at your fingertips. You can also compare your rates to those of similar schools across the count...

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5 Hot Mobile Learning Trends 5 HOT MOBILE LEARNING TRENDS

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Oct 08, 2019

Learning on-the-go is easier with mobile learning. Catch up with the latest trends in mobile learning. Providing Performance Support With AR. With Augmented Reality (AR) digital information is overlaid on the product/scene a learner is looking at, providing performance support on-demand. Employees c...

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K–12 Leaders Weigh Threats and Benefits of Increased Web Monitoring K–12 LEADERS WEIGH THREATS AND BENEFITS OF INCREASED WEB MONITORING

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Oct 07, 2019

When students email each other about the adolescent hot topics of who likes who or to gripe about teachers, more people than they realize may see the messages. That’s also true when the emails, chats or other online activity lean toward harm — either self-inflicted or against other stude...

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Virtual Reality (VR) In Education VIRTUAL REALITY (VR) IN EDUCATION

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Oct 07, 2019

Slowly but surely, virtual reality and augmented reality are making their way into the mainstream. While both (known along with mixed reality as “reality technologies”) have been around for a couple of decades, they were until relatively recently reserved to a small group of aficionados....

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How AI Is Ushering Disruptions In E-Learning HOW AI IS USHERING DISRUPTIONS IN E-LEARNING

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Oct 06, 2019

All over the globe, learners – whether school going children, college students, professionals or those seeking to acquire new skills –  are looking for faster, better and more engaging ways to learn. A USD 100 billion dollar industry has sprung up online around these needs, providin...

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Solving these 5 issues will make education AR/VR go mainstream SOLVING THESE 5 ISSUES WILL MAKE EDUCATION AR/VR GO MAINSTREAM

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Oct 05, 2019

Look forward to attending the International Society for Technology in Education event every year. Not surprisingly, this year, there was a lot of talk about the acceleration of integrating technology-driven programs into school curricula earlier across the board. Education is becoming more “st...

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USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO HELP YOUR STUDENTS TELL THEIR STORIES USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO HELP YOUR STUDENTS TELL THEIR STORIES

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Oct 03, 2019

Students’ familiarity with technology and their love for smartphones and the content they enjoy on them, make social media an obvious choice as a learning tool for students. Thanks to the possibilities of digital storytelling, social media can be incorporated to expose students’ work to ...

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10 Great Benefits of Using Mobile Apps in Education 10 GREAT BENEFITS OF USING MOBILE APPS IN EDUCATION

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Oct 03, 2019

There are over 62,000 education-related apps available in the various app stores, which are revolutionizing education. But how?  Today’s students benefit from the powerful new ways of mobile technology and mobile apps take away a major chunk of it. Mobile apps are taking education out of ...

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Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education EARLY INTERVENTION/EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIAL EDUCATION

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Oct 03, 2019

It is important to recognize that early childhood special education is not a place, nor a specific program.For more information on Early Childhood Special Education, contact your district level Early Childhood Special Education.

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What schools should know before launching an LMS WHAT SCHOOLS SHOULD KNOW BEFORE LAUNCHING AN LMS

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Oct 03, 2019

Launching a learning management system within an educational institution comes with some challenges. The main goal is to customize the best platform for your organization, which isn’t an easy task. At the same time, there are many factors to consider, including stakeholders, the goals that you...

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THE DESIGN BOOK FOR ONLINE LEARNING THE DESIGN BOOK FOR ONLINE LEARNING

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Oct 03, 2019

While teaching and studying are constantly evolving, learning itself has not changed. This section outlines the necessary psychological prerequisites for learning1 . Feel free to skip over this section if you are primarily looking to learn about the practical tools rather than the research that unde...

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Education technology: Is it on the rise? EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY: IS IT ON THE RISE?

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Oct 02, 2019

Is the increased use of technology in classrooms inevitable? AEI’s Frederick M. Hess looks at the data to answer this question. Straight up conversation: Microsoft chief talks augmented reality in schools.

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3 Ways Big Data Is Changing Education Forever 3 WAYS BIG DATA IS CHANGING EDUCATION FOREVER

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Oct 02, 2019

The education sector has always been critical for both society and individuals. On the one hand, a prosperous economy needs a competent workforce with the skills to start and build businesses. On the other, individuals with career ambitions will always be looking to stay at the cutting edge of educa...

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Modern Classrooms Clear the Way for New Pedagogies in Higher Education MODERN CLASSROOMS CLEAR THE WAY FOR NEW PEDAGOGIES IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Oct 01, 2019

Most higher education leaders recognize that today’s college experience isn’t what it used to be. Instructors in every discipline are rethinking both content and delivery, engaging students with new pedagogical strategies in modern learning spaces. Yet as institutions invest in classroom...

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HOW A SMARTWATCH CAN HELP YOU BECOME A MORE EFFECTIVE TEACHER HOW A SMARTWATCH CAN HELP YOU BECOME A MORE EFFECTIVE TEACHER

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Oct 01, 2019

Smartwatches are loaded with functionality that makes a teacher’s life easier. And they are becoming increasingly popular. According to a Technavio report on the global classroom wearables technology market, the wrist-worn wearables sector held the largest share in the market in 2017. There ar...

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A focus on social and emotional learning is helping more students achieve A FOCUS ON SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL LEARNING IS HELPING MORE STUDENTS ACHIEVE

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Sep 30, 2019

Social and Emotional learning techniques being used at Tulsa Public Schools McClure Elementary is giving students a needed tool to communicate effectively and control their emotions.

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How Can We Prepare K-12 Students for the Future? HOW CAN WE PREPARE K-12 STUDENTS FOR THE FUTURE?

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Sep 29, 2019

In the discussion about skills that students need for the future, there are many things to consider. We can ask about student interests and have a good understanding of the current opportunities in the world for work and learning. However, we also need to continue to research and stay informed of ch...

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3 Trends That Will Impact The 2019 Online Learning Platform Market 3 TRENDS THAT WILL IMPACT THE 2019 ONLINE LEARNING PLATFORM MARKET

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Sep 29, 2019

The growth of the 2019 eLearning market will be incredible. It’s estimated that the market will grow at a 5% compound annual growth rate between now and 2024, at which point it will likely exceed $200 billion, according to Training Magazine [1]. Forbes predicted that the market will climb to $...

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Technology to help students read to learn TECHNOLOGY TO HELP STUDENTS READ TO LEARN

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Sep 29, 2019

These tools can also be useful to students who just need some extra assistance to aid reading fluency or comprehension.

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HOW DOES VIRTUAL REALITY HELP STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM? HOW DOES VIRTUAL REALITY HELP STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM?

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Sep 28, 2019

Have you ever thought about all the skills you could learn or get better at if you had the time and resources? Before the digital age, we would learn face to face. Since smartphones came around, it seems as though we’ve forgotten how to have face to face interactions. Odd right? It’s lik...

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AI, ethics and classrooms of the future AI, ETHICS AND CLASSROOMS OF THE FUTURE

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Sep 27, 2019

News that Pearson, the world’s largest textbook publisher, is phasing out print publications for higher education to adopt a resolutely digital-first policy may signal an eventual full stop for traditional book learning. But the wealth of technology coming on stream heralds an exciting new cha...

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Common myths about virtual school COMMON MYTHS ABOUT VIRTUAL SCHOOL

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Sep 27, 2019

There are many myths and misconceptions floating around about virtual education. In fact, quality virtual schools can provide an alternative solution for students that is just as rigorous and valuable as a traditional high school experience. Learning is no longer confined to the four walls of a clas...

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Scaling Up Classroom Coaching for Impactful Technology Use SCALING UP CLASSROOM COACHING FOR IMPACTFUL TECHNOLOGY USE

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Sep 27, 2019

The Dynamic Learning Project (DLP) is a classroom coaching program that helps schools leverage technology in impactful ways to support teacher professional growth and improve student engagement and learning. By embedding coaches within each participating school and providing ongoing professional dev...

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What Do Students Want From Online Courses? WHAT DO STUDENTS WANT FROM ONLINE COURSES?

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Sep 26, 2019

It doesn’t matter how great your online course content is or how you believe people love learning… if your students don’t enjoy the experience and they are leaving your course before you can even deliver all the great information you have to share, you’re already losing the ...

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Augmented Reality in Education Industry| AR for Students AUGMENTED REALITY IN EDUCATION INDUSTRY| AR FOR STUDENTS

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Sep 26, 2019

Augmented reality is the best way to convey complex subjects to students. Such technologies make students easily acquire, process, and remember the topics. Read how AR impact the education industry.

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Higher Education Institutions Leverage Real-Time Data Analytics to Keep Students Safe HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS LEVERAGE REAL-TIME DATA ANALYTICS TO KEEP STUDENTS SAFE

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Sep 25, 2019

New breakthroughs in real-time data analytics are helping universities improve their security protocols, alerting students, faculty and staff to dangers on campus as they occur. While many analytics systems can help with long-term safety strategies, such as measuring historical patterns and informin...

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The Top 10 Masters in Marketing Programs 2020 THE TOP 10 MASTERS IN MARKETING PROGRAMS 2020

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Sep 25, 2019

The QS World University Rankings: Marketing Master’s Rankings 2020 identify the best business schools and universities for studying a master’s degree in management, finance or business analytics.

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Supporting Underprepared Students in the Online Classroom SUPPORTING UNDERPREPARED STUDENTS IN THE ONLINE CLASSROOM

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Sep 25, 2019

Engaging students through a computer screen requires a unique approach to pedagogy and innovative course design.  The feeling of “getting it right” typically involves a good deal of testing and modification given the wide array of design formats and technology tools available, not t...

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Why Education Business Is The Future Multi-Trillion-Dollar Industry WHY EDUCATION BUSINESS IS THE FUTURE MULTI-TRILLION-DOLLAR INDUSTRY

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Sep 25, 2019

But also because the level of education among the global population is increasing. The UN’s Millennium Development Goals aimed for universal primary education.

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6 Myths Of Rapid eLearning 6 MYTHS OF RAPID ELEARNING

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Sep 25, 2019

Anybody Can Create Rapid eLearning Using Authoring Tools For learning to be effective it has to be based on sound Instructional Design principles. Rapid eLearning Means Low Quality .Rapid eLearning doesn't compromise on course quality—development speed is accelerated. Rapid eLearning Means...

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THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Sep 25, 2019

Most schools understand that they need to make their website WCAG 2.0 compliant to help students who are blind, deaf, and have other disabilities. However, campuses must go further to accommodate all students with disabilities. For example, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act requires schools to p...

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New AI Systems Are Here to Personalize Learning NEW AI SYSTEMS ARE HERE TO PERSONALIZE LEARNING

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Sep 24, 2019

A recent World Economic Forum report noted that some estimates show automation could displace 75 million jobs by 2022, while at the same time creating 133 million new roles. While these estimates predict a net positive for the number of new jobs in the coming decade, displaced workers will need to l...

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How schools are changing to improve STEAM learning HOW SCHOOLS ARE CHANGING TO IMPROVE STEAM LEARNING

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Sep 24, 2019

As STEAM learning has grown in prominence in classrooms across the country, so has the role of tools and resources facilitating this approach to learning. Here are five examples of how technology is supporting the integration of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics in classrooms to...

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FOR EFFECTIVE EDTECH PLATFORMS, LISTEN TO USERS FOR EFFECTIVE EDTECH PLATFORMS, LISTEN TO USERS

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Sep 23, 2019

Edtech has not reached its full potential. There are a number of reasons for this situation, but the criticism that’s most often directed at developers is the fact that they don’t consult their users. Fact is, educators often only hear about a new tech solution that they must implement a...

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What Does Success in College Means to Students Around the Country? WHAT DOES SUCCESS IN COLLEGE MEANS TO STUDENTS AROUND THE COUNTRY?

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Sep 23, 2019

We asked students across our campuses: what does success in college mean to you? The answers stunned us: it wasn't just graduation, not just a job. Their responses were far more nuanced than any of our interventions and strategies could anticipate.

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Gamification In Education: A New Type Of Interactive Learning GAMIFICATION IN EDUCATION: A NEW TYPE OF INTERACTIVE LEARNING

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Sep 22, 2019

Gamification helps the willingness of a student to study and learn in a more enjoyable and interactive way. 67% of students reported that a gamified course was more motivating than their traditional curriculum. Essentially, gamification is the application of game design and mechanics in non-game set...

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How to Create Digital Assignments for Google Classroom | EDTech Made Easy HOW TO CREATE DIGITAL ASSIGNMENTS FOR GOOGLE CLASSROOM | EDTECH MADE EASY

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Sep 22, 2019

How to create digital assignments for Google classroom | EDTech Made Easy. To decide how students interact with an attachment, next to the attachment, click the Down arrow and choose an option.

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Understanding FERPA: How K–12 Schools Can Update Their Data Privacy Approach UNDERSTANDING FERPA: HOW K–12 SCHOOLS CAN UPDATE THEIR DATA PRIVACY APPROACH

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Sep 21, 2019

Administrators and educational staff at schools around the country understand the importance of protecting student privacy. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, signed into law in 1974 by President Gerald Ford, created clear protections for student educational records, limiting the ways sc...

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CAN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE PREDICT STUDENT ENGAGEMENT? CAN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE PREDICT STUDENT ENGAGEMENT?

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Sep 20, 2019

Artificial intelligence is having a huge impact on education, transforming the sector in many positive ways and its impact is growing. In fact, the artificial intelligence sector in the U.S. education market is expected to grow 47.5% between 2017 and 2021 according to the latest market research repo...

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4 Ways for K–12 Administrators to Master Google Classroom 4 WAYS FOR K–12 ADMINISTRATORS TO MASTER GOOGLE CLASSROOM

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Sep 19, 2019

Educators face a constant challenge of organizing resources and time, both in the classroom and out.More often than not, it’s the administrative workload that eats up a majority of an educator’s time.  I’ve found that digital tools schools used to keep students on track work j...

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How innovations in teaching and learning help education leapfrog HOW INNOVATIONS IN TEACHING AND LEARNING HELP EDUCATION LEAPFROG

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Sep 19, 2019

As the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) begins, attention is focused on progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With only a decade left to achieve them, it could take a century before all children are learning at the levels needed to thrive today and in th...

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Google Jamboard: How to Generate Student Participation GOOGLE JAMBOARD: HOW TO GENERATE STUDENT PARTICIPATION

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Sep 19, 2019

Looking for ways to engage students? Here’s a brief video that shows you how you are able to use Google’s free Jamboard tool to quickly pose a question and get responses from everyone in class.

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WHAT ARE DIGITAL CREDENTIALS AND WHAT DO THEY MEAN FOR EDUCATION? WHAT ARE DIGITAL CREDENTIALS AND WHAT DO THEY MEAN FOR EDUCATION?

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Sep 18, 2019

Digital credentials can be found in a variety of places. In educational games, a learner may get a badge after reaching a certain level or mastering a certain skill within the game. In the workforce, a digital badge certifies that a person has taken a professional development course and demonstrated...

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How Has K-12 Tech Affected Your School? HOW HAS K-12 TECH AFFECTED YOUR SCHOOL?

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Sep 18, 2019

Quinten Starks, Beach Grove School's Technology Integration Specialist, explains how K-12 Tech has supported his school and influenced the lives of his students.

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Education Technology Use in Schools EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY USE IN SCHOOLS

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Sep 18, 2019

The Education Technology Use in Schools report reflects the views of students, teachers, principals and district administrators on digital learning tools. Including the perspectives of those most familiar with the impact of these tools in schools can lend important clarity for those seeking to devel...

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Updated eLearning Trends in 2019 to Help You Enhance Your Learning Strategy and Maximize Returns UPDATED ELEARNING TRENDS IN 2019 TO HELP YOU ENHANCE YOUR LEARNING STRATEGY AND MAXIMIZE RETURNS

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Sep 18, 2019

As we hit mid-year, you are possibly looking at accelerating your training investments in CY 2019. In this Infographic, we share our updated predictions of eLearning Trends in 2019 that you can use to enhance your learning strategy and maximize returns. The 17 trends are banded into 4 sections and s...

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When CISOs Are Independent of CIOs, Higher Ed Institutions Benefit WHEN CISOS ARE INDEPENDENT OF CIOS, HIGHER ED INSTITUTIONS BENEFIT

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Sep 17, 2019

A growing number of laws and regulators are strongly suggesting, if not demanding, that CISOs not report to CIOs.  The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation calls for a privacy officer that reports to the senior level of management. Many of us expect to see GDPR-like regulat...

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TEACHING MATH WITH TECHNOLOGY: 8 VIRTUAL RESOURCES TEACHING MATH WITH TECHNOLOGY: 8 VIRTUAL RESOURCES

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Sep 17, 2019

Research shows that teachers can integrate technology to help students grasp mathematical procedures and develop advanced mathematical proficiencies. The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) added that technological tools are necessary for engaging students. The primary offering is a c...

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Meaningful Grades in Physical Education MEANINGFUL GRADES IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION

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Sep 17, 2019

Let’s be honest: grades are the worst. In many situations, you – the qualified, expert teacher – are forced to use somebody else’s system despite knowing that it is flawed. Also, society puts so much darn emphasis on school grades that they (wrongfully) become the sole indica...

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Learning From The Advanced Placement Tests LEARNING FROM THE ADVANCED PLACEMENT TESTS

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Sep 17, 2019

The Advanced Placement (AP) program is a gold standard of intellectual achievement. Students who complete AP classes are more likely to succeed in college and attain an in-depth understanding of a subject. It is not only voluntary and independent from government oversight, but it works within any ed...

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Lines Blur Between K-12 and College: What It Means for IT Leaders LINES BLUR BETWEEN K-12 AND COLLEGE: WHAT IT MEANS FOR IT LEADERS

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Sep 16, 2019

It’s the latest example of how comfortable K–12 educators and students have become with remote learning. It’s also an example of how K–12 technology experiences increasingly set student expectations for what’s possible — and preferable — at the collegiate le...

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Why efforts to get kids into STEM could be making education inequality worse WHY EFFORTS TO GET KIDS INTO STEM COULD BE MAKING EDUCATION INEQUALITY WORSE

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Sep 16, 2019

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is a priority for governments around the world. For example, the UK’s current commitment to increasing investment in research and development to 2.4 percent of GDP by 2027 means that we need to train 260,000 more researchers to...

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How Relevant is Robotic Education ! HOW RELEVANT IS ROBOTIC EDUCATION !

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Sep 16, 2019

How important is Robotic education today ? Educational robotics teaches the design, analysis, application, and operation of robots. Robots include articulated robots, mobile robots or autonomous vehicles. Educational robotics can be taught from elementary school to graduate programs.

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Emerging Technologies: Reimagining How Students Learn With eLearning EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES: REIMAGINING HOW STUDENTS LEARN WITH ELEARNING

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Sep 14, 2019

Technology is increasingly becoming commonplace in the recent educational scenario. Leveraging technology in the classroom enhances teaching and learning and it adds a new dimension to the overall learning experience. Learning has already progressed from the traditional textbook-based approach towar...

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How Technology Can Improve Digital Citizenship in K–12 HOW TECHNOLOGY CAN IMPROVE DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP IN K–12

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Sep 13, 2019

As technology is further integrated into the classroom, digital citizenship is an essential skill all students need to possess. Responsible technology use is imperative for maintaining a safe learning environment and preparing students to be capable users in a technology-enabled workforce. “Di...

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Where Should You Sell Online Courses WHERE SHOULD YOU SELL ONLINE COURSES

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Sep 13, 2019

When it comes to a platform for creating and selling online courses, there are two popular options. The first option is to sell through an online course marketplace like Udemy and the other option is to sell through your own website built on a platform like Teachable. This infographic from Sell Cour...

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Preparing Students for Learning, Work and Life Through STEAM Education PREPARING STUDENTS FOR LEARNING, WORK AND LIFE THROUGH STEAM EDUCATION

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Sep 13, 2019

Technology and the need for new skills are shifting the workforce — requiring workers to be more creative and demanding culturally competent and innovative thinkers who are prepared to solve new global problems. Advocates for STEAM education — the intersection of science, technology, eng...

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ARE YOU AN EDTECH INTERN OR ENTREPRENEUR? ARE YOU AN EDTECH INTERN OR ENTREPRENEUR?

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Sep 12, 2019

How many times have you wondered if you have what it takes? You’ve got plenty of ideas about technology in education. You want to put your ideas to good use in an edtech company. There are many tips for entrepreneurs and interns wanting to solve education problems with technology will keep you...

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AR isn’t a fad in education – it’s the future! AR ISN’T A FAD IN EDUCATION – IT’S THE FUTURE!

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Sep 12, 2019

More than just a fad technology that was used for capturing Pokemon in 2016, augmented reality (or AR) is creating incredible possibilities across numerous industries – not least in education. It’s offering some of the most exciting classroom innovations of recent times and already funda...

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Is education preparing students to be future-ready? IS EDUCATION PREPARING STUDENTS TO BE FUTURE-READY?

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Sep 12, 2019

Learn from the first national survey about perceptions of students, employers, and parents regarding the future of learning – presented only at Rethink ED 2019 by Kauffman Foundation Vice President of Education, Aaron North.

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Sep 12, 2019

Bigtincan is the industry's leading Sales Enablement Automation platform, empowering Sales teams to win more and be more productive every day, while providing Marketing the ability to establish ROI on content creation efforts.

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Technology Underscores the Promise of a New School Year TECHNOLOGY UNDERSCORES THE PROMISE OF A NEW SCHOOL YEAR

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Sep 11, 2019

As schools across the country reopen for the new academic year, students will be greeted by more than teachers, administrators and their peers. Many will also have new laptops or tablets through one-to-one computing programs, upgraded classroom technology for blended learning, and teachers trained t...

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The Future of Work Is the Future of Higher Education THE FUTURE OF WORK IS THE FUTURE OF HIGHER EDUCATION

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Sep 11, 2019

Not a day goes by that we are not reminded of the growing gap between the preparation provided by institutions of higher education and the rapidly changing job market. The worry caused by this perceived gap has as much to do with a seeming decline in the return on investment for the rising tuition c...

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Project-Based Learning in Online Schools PROJECT-BASED LEARNING IN ONLINE SCHOOLS

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Sep 11, 2019

During the Atlantic’s fifth annual Education Summit in May, Heather Buskirk, K12 instructional methods advisor, explains how Destinations Career Academies and other K12-powered schools are using project-based learning to bridge the gap between schools and the professional world.

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The 6-Step eLearning Course Translation Process THE 6-STEP ELEARNING COURSE TRANSLATION PROCESS

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Sep 11, 2019

Do you want to translate your eLearning courses into the local languages of your global workforce? Do you plan to outsource your eLearning translation? Here is a 6-step translation process that makes your job quick and with minimal cost and translation time. Your eLearning vendor analyzes the source...

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LEARNING & TEACHING POLICY LEARNING & TEACHING POLICY

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Sep 11, 2019

The Learning & Teaching Policy is grounded in the beliefs, values and traditions of the school and aims to allow all students to achieve their full potential. The policy aims to ensure all students are exposed to a quality learning environment, underpinned by an enriching, engaging curriculum. S...

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How STEM Education Must Evolve HOW STEM EDUCATION MUST EVOLVE

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Sep 10, 2019

As millions of students head back to school this fall, it is worth looking at how the education they receive now will prepare them to take on society’s big new challenges. Concerns about personal privacy are growing in an age of increasing digital corporate surveillance, social media platforms...

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IOT IN EDUCATION: HOW IT WORKS IOT IN EDUCATION: HOW IT WORKS

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Sep 10, 2019

If you’ve been following new trends, you’ve likely heard of IoT education (or perhaps Internet of Things education). The online education industry has been really pushing for its use in classrooms, and the Internet of Things has made its way into the lives of more and more people through...

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K-12 engineering education/STEM initiative K-12 ENGINEERING EDUCATION/STEM INITIATIVE

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Sep 10, 2019

ASME INSPIRE is a K-12 STEM education program that uses videos, animations, and real-world scenarios to introduce students to the potential rewards of an engineering career, emphasizing that it is a meaningful profession that can dramatically contribute to improving quality of life.

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Implementing Buyer Enablement in Your Sales Enablement Strategy (2019) IMPLEMENTING BUYER ENABLEMENT IN YOUR SALES ENABLEMENT STRATEGY (2019)

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Sep 10, 2019

The majority of the time I only had access to two TV channels, three on a good weather day, and I vividly remember when I first saw a color television. At this time, products and services were limited, and buyer choices were almost non-existent. Fast-forward to 2019. Not only do I have access to hun...

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The Role of Sales in Sales Enablement THE ROLE OF SALES IN SALES ENABLEMENT

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Sep 10, 2019

However, with a regular commute time that consumes a couple of hours each day, I have shifted my focus to podcasts and audiobooks. One of my favorite podcasts is the Inside Sales Enablement series by Scott Santucci and Brian Lambert. In their last episode, they spent time reviewing their thoughts an...

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How Technology Can Improve Physical Safety in Schools HOW TECHNOLOGY CAN IMPROVE PHYSICAL SAFETY IN SCHOOLS

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Sep 09, 2019

What solutions should school leaders consider for securing the physical safety and well-being of students and adults? There are options such as cameras and sensors that can detect everything from children using e-cigarettes to individuals entering or exiting school grounds, along with analytics soft...

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THE LEAN STARTUP METHODOLOGY YOU MUST ADOPT WHEN SHIFTING TO EDTECH THE LEAN STARTUP METHODOLOGY YOU MUST ADOPT WHEN SHIFTING TO EDTECH

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Sep 09, 2019

It seems like there are two kinds of planning styles for teachers. The first teacher will plan out the entire academic year, beginning at the end and working backward to the first day of school. The second teacher flies by the seat of their pants, hoping for instructional inspiration on the way in f...

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Free eBook: The Ultimate Guide To Outsource Custom eLearning FREE EBOOK: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO OUTSOURCE CUSTOM ELEARNING

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Sep 09, 2019

eLearning design and development is as much a science as it is an art. Outsourcing custom eLearning development requires careful planning and coordination between both parties. Whether you are new to eLearning and looking for external expertise or looking to outsource part of the effort, this eBook ...

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How can we best use digital technologies in the classroom? HOW CAN WE BEST USE DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES IN THE CLASSROOM?

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Sep 09, 2019

Digital technology tools really do support some ways of learning better than others. The best types of learning environments where they work well are inquiry-based, where there is usually a research project, they’re seeking out information about different things.

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6 Ways to Market Your School Without Social Media 6 WAYS TO MARKET YOUR SCHOOL WITHOUT SOCIAL MEDIA

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Sep 08, 2019

Social media can be exhausting. Knowing when to post, how much to post and what to post is a cyclical series of questions that seems to keep the answers just out of reach. While there are tried and true tips and tricks to maximizing engagement, a school’s marketing lead can have varying degree...

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Revolutionary K-12 education might look like a creative incubator REVOLUTIONARY K-12 EDUCATION MIGHT LOOK LIKE A CREATIVE INCUBATOR

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Sep 08, 2019

As America's mainstream education systems continue to disappoint both parents and students, schooling alternatives present a fresh opportunity and revolutionary approach to teaching children.Collaborative learning communities help students to discover themselves and their passions while parents ...

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How K–12 Classrooms Can Benefit from Robotics HOW K–12 CLASSROOMS CAN BENEFIT FROM ROBOTICS

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Sep 06, 2019

Classrooms are dynamically impacted by the dual forces of technological evolution and student expectation. This is especially critical in K–12 environments as millennials age out of the school system and are replaced by Generation Z. McKinsey & Company notes that Gen Z is composed of digit...

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5 Awesome New Technologies in College Classrooms 5 AWESOME NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN COLLEGE CLASSROOMS

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Sep 06, 2019

Nowadays, a college classroom offers more opportunities for students than ever before. Many of these opportunities are available as a result of awesome technologies that have been specially developed for students. Individuals who are pursuing their degree can communicate with their tutors from anywh...

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3 Fascinating Facts How EdTech Will Affect the Education sector 3 FASCINATING FACTS HOW EDTECH WILL AFFECT THE EDUCATION SECTOR

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Sep 06, 2019

Finduddannelse.dk, a search engine for education has asked EdTech Denmark about the 3 trends that will affect education in the future. EdTechReview (ETR) is a community of and for everyone involved in education technology to connect and collaborate both online and offline to discover, learn, utilize...

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Analytics Can Save Higher Education. Really ANALYTICS CAN SAVE HIGHER EDUCATION. REALLY

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Sep 06, 2019

The Association for Institutional Research (AIR), EDUCAUSE, and the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) stand together with a strong sense of urgency to reaffirm higher education’s commitment to the use of data and analytics to make better strategic decisi...

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6 Assistive Technologies That Can Help Students Reach Their Full Potential 6 ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGIES THAT CAN HELP STUDENTS REACH THEIR FULL POTENTIAL

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Sep 05, 2019

Over the past 10 years, the number of U.S. students enrolled in special education programs rose 30 percent. In fact, the National Education Association found nearly every general classroom across the country includes at least one student with a disability. As the number of these students continues t...

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Early childhood education critical for child EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CRITICAL FOR CHILD'S DEVELOPMENT: ECDA

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Sep 05, 2019

Singapore recently announced measures such as higher subsidies to make pre-school more affordable and accessible. It had also been building the pipeline of early childhood educators in recent years to support a growing demand for pre-school places.

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How has online tech helped education to progress? HOW HAS ONLINE TECH HELPED EDUCATION TO PROGRESS?

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Sep 05, 2019

One thing that everyone can agree on now is how much impact technology has had on all our lives. This is certainly true for online technology, which makes use of the internet to operate. From streaming music though your smartphone to Skype and emails at work, online tech plays a massive role in how ...

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E-learning helps balance study and work E-LEARNING HELPS BALANCE STUDY AND WORK

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Sep 05, 2019

Over 3 crore students prepare for competitive exams every year in the country. A considerable percentage of them pursue a full-time job as well. In such a scenario, most of them either join evening or weekend coaching classes. This involves travelling to the institute every day after work, or settin...

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What NASA can teach us about education reform WHAT NASA CAN TEACH US ABOUT EDUCATION REFORM

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Sep 04, 2019

If teachers weren't taught to fear failure, could they see greater success in the mission of education? Founder of 4.0 Schools, Matt Candler, questions why school has stayed overwhelmingly the same the past 100 years. As a teacher, he sees the future of schools embracing mutual curiosity in both...

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Blending in Technology Boosts K–12 Instruction BLENDING IN TECHNOLOGY BOOSTS K–12 INSTRUCTION

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Sep 04, 2019

Technology is an ideal vehicle for teachers to better blend classroom instruction with learning opportunities occuring outside of the traditional school day — and outside of the brick-and-mortar school building. By bridging the gap between physical and online spaces, schools see their students...

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10 Must-Have Elements in a Structured Online Learning Journey 10 MUST-HAVE ELEMENTS IN A STRUCTURED ONLINE LEARNING JOURNEY

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Sep 04, 2019

Haven’t we all heard that it’s always about the journey and not the destination? It’s the same for learning as well. Simply dumping content in an online format doesn’t make learning effective. What matters is designing and developing content, keeping in mind adult learning pr...

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Market Signals for Research-Based Education Innovations MARKET SIGNALS FOR RESEARCH-BASED EDUCATION INNOVATIONS

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Sep 04, 2019

Shortly after congressional authorization, and tasked with the mission of accelerating innovation in education, Digital Promise convened leaders from some of the most innovative districts in the United States to identify common barriers and create and share new ideas and methods in education. We hea...

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5 Real Uses of Virtual Reality in Education 5 REAL USES OF VIRTUAL REALITY IN EDUCATION

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Sep 03, 2019

All people know and understand what is altered, virtual, or imaginary reality because all human beings, from children to elderly adults, have fantasies and dreams. For most of us, such reality seems to be something unimportant and irrelevant when it comes to education, profession, or business and gl...

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Introducing SMART Learning Suite Online INTRODUCING SMART LEARNING SUITE ONLINE

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Sep 03, 2019

SMART Learning Suite Online lets teachers open interactive lessons anywhere, and share them to any student device. Teachers can upload SMART Notebook, PowerPoint® or PDF lessons and augment them with real-time formative assessments, engaging game-based activities and collaborative student co-cre...

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Artificial Intelligence: Preparing Students for the Future with AI ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: PREPARING STUDENTS FOR THE FUTURE WITH AI

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Sep 03, 2019

Fortunately, there are many individuals and organizations throughout the world who are working toward building the knowledge base and available resources. Key areas are focused on researching and gaining a deeper understanding of artificial intelligence, the concerns surrounding it, the challenges t...

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CHANGE YOUR EDTECH STARTUP MODEL NOW CHANGE YOUR EDTECH STARTUP MODEL NOW

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Sep 03, 2019

That’s exactly what some edtech entrepreneurs are still doing. They rely on outdated business models that are no longer sustainable or don’t yield the anticipated results. Some entrepreneurs are so committed to their vision to change school culture that they cannot see the forest for the...

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This school-wide action can transform student learning THIS SCHOOL-WIDE ACTION CAN TRANSFORM STUDENT LEARNING

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Sep 02, 2019

One of the most consistent characteristics of high-performing schools is their ability to focus on student learning and limit the number of initiatives they undertake.

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Are You in the Education or Training Business? ARE YOU IN THE EDUCATION OR TRAINING BUSINESS?

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Aug 30, 2019

A few weeks ago a client asked me to provide some insight into the quality of its online courseware and homegrown LMS, which hosts more than 3,500 courses. Although I started overseeing the creation of online programming more than 30 years ago, this shouldn’t make me an expert, especially give...

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What Can Real-Time Data Analytics Do for Higher Education? WHAT CAN REAL-TIME DATA ANALYTICS DO FOR HIGHER EDUCATION?

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Aug 29, 2019

Universities are improving their data analytics programs using real-time dashboards that gather and update student data profiles using multiple data points, from financial information to academic performance, to help advisers and faculty provide better support to students. Some institutions are alre...

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Teaching for Virtue K-12 Classical Education TEACHING FOR VIRTUE K-12 CLASSICAL EDUCATION

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Aug 29, 2019

We believe that the liberal arts in particular and liberal education in general are the surest, most time-tested way to direct students toward a life that is truly free. The liberal arts develop foundational skills that free an individual to investigate the order in things, especially in human speec...

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Why the New Madison Logic Oracle Eloqua Integration is so Exciting for Marketers WHY THE NEW MADISON LOGIC ORACLE ELOQUA INTEGRATION IS SO EXCITING FOR MARKETERS

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Aug 29, 2019

Madison Logic is excited to announce a bi-directional integration with Oracle Eloqua, combining best-in-class lead and campaign management skills with Madison Logic’s global reach and advanced targeting. Now Oracle Marketing Automation users are able to align their messaging and targeting thro...

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Gaming for grades: eSports booming in education sector GAMING FOR GRADES: ESPORTS BOOMING IN EDUCATION SECTOR

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Aug 28, 2019

The report, which surveyed 281 technical and administrative leaders across K-12 and higher education in North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Middle East, found that 1 in 5 schools already have an esports program, and 71% are considering or might consider adding an esports program ...

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What happened to bilingual education? WHAT HAPPENED TO BILINGUAL EDUCATION?

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Aug 28, 2019

Discussions of the benefits of a bilingual education often emphasize how it improves critical thinking, encourages a wider understanding of others and develops unique problem-solving skills. These are all true, but perhaps the most important aspect for many parents is that bilingually educated child...

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Meaning and Applications of Augmented Reality (AR) | Total Assignment Help MEANING AND APPLICATIONS OF AUGMENTED REALITY (AR) | TOTAL ASSIGNMENT HELP

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Aug 28, 2019

This video is all about meaning of Augmented Reality (AR) and its various applications. Augmented Reality (AR) is the union of the digital information and the user’s environment in real time. We will also get to know about the assistance of Augmented Reality (AR) in Education.

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What the education industry must do to protect itself from cyber attacks WHAT THE EDUCATION INDUSTRY MUST DO TO PROTECT ITSELF FROM CYBER ATTACKS

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Aug 28, 2019

Data breaches show no signs of slowing down and companies across many industry verticals fall victim to what now seems to be a regular occurrence. Most attention around data breaches is on the commercial side, with Capital One being the recent high-profile breach, compromising the personal informati...

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Accelerating Affordability for College Students ACCELERATING AFFORDABILITY FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS

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Aug 28, 2019

Cengage is the education and technology company built for learners. We offer valuable options at affordable price points, including our industry-leading initiative Cengage Unlimited, the first-of-its-kind all-access digital subscription service for higher education. We embrace innovation to create l...

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Improving the Opportunity to Learn for All IMPROVING THE OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN FOR ALL

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Aug 28, 2019

When the Verizon Innovative Learning Schools initiative came to Jefferson County Public Schools in Louisville, Kentucky, principals and teachers knew things were going to change as their students experienced the benefits of technology in the classroom. What they couldn’t have known was how qui...

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Artificial Intelligence, Authentic Impact: How Educational AI is Making the Grade ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, AUTHENTIC IMPACT: HOW EDUCATIONAL AI IS MAKING THE GRADE

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Aug 27, 2019

Adoption of artificial intelligence is on the rise: According to research firm Gartner, 37 percent of organizations have now “implemented AI in some form,” and adoption is up 270 percent over the past four years.  Schools are following suit: Technavio’s “Artificial Intel...

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Career and Technical Education: Digital Design Business CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION: DIGITAL DESIGN BUSINESS

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Aug 27, 2019

Shawnee Mission School District has been dedicated to providing outstanding educational opportunities to all students. The Shawnee Mission School District is the third largest school district in Kansas with more than 27,000 students and 4,300 employees.

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The Microsoft Educator Center - Teach Your Best! THE MICROSOFT EDUCATOR CENTER - TEACH YOUR BEST!

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Aug 26, 2019

The Microsoft Educator Center provides on-demand courses that let you earn professional development credit on your own time. Courses focus on integrating technology into your teaching, and how to use tools like OneNote, Sway, and Office Mix.

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How Learning Theories Affect eLearning? HOW LEARNING THEORIES AFFECT ELEARNING?

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Aug 26, 2019

The behaviorist learning theory is perhaps the oldest of learning theories, used by many educators of the past to teach and instruct learners. According to this theory, learning is an observable change in the behavior of the learner that originates from external conditions. Thus, this theory is all ...

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GETTING EDTECH AND EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES LIST APPROVAL IN EACH STATE IN THE U.S. GETTING EDTECH AND EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES LIST APPROVAL IN EACH STATE IN THE U.S.

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Aug 26, 2019

You’ve got the solution for the challenges that educators face. Your edtech product has launched and your educational resources are ready for classroom use. Already, your future consumers are eagerly waiting for them with great anticipation because you’ve saturated the market with advert...

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Are live classes killing offline coaching business? ARE LIVE CLASSES KILLING OFFLINE COACHING BUSINESS?

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Aug 26, 2019

The education and employment industry is going through a sea change. Receiving the same amount of education as a coaching centre can provide is now available at the click of a mouse. Over the past 2-3 decades, the private coaching business has become a huge industry, but will be get affected by live...

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SSD vs. HDD: How Can Each Benefit Higher Education? SSD VS. HDD: HOW CAN EACH BENEFIT HIGHER EDUCATION?

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Aug 22, 2019

When it comes to selecting the PCs, laptops and servers that will power higher education institutions, administrators face a number of choices, including the type of drive that powers these technologies. The question of whether to select solid-state drives (SSD) or hard disk drives (HDD) has become ...

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Reliability concerns raised over pi-top’s STEM learning laptop RELIABILITY CONCERNS RAISED OVER PI-TOP’S STEM LEARNING LAPTOP

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Aug 22, 2019

TechCrunch has learned of a safety issue and a number of product reliability questions being raised about a modular computer made by a London edtech startup that’s intended for children to learn coding and electronics. The product, called the pi-top 3, is a Raspberry Pi-powered laptop with a k...

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IS VIRTUAL REALITY THE FUTURE OF ONLINE LEARNING? IS VIRTUAL REALITY THE FUTURE OF ONLINE LEARNING?

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Aug 22, 2019

Education is driving the future of VR more than any other industry outside of gaming. Here's why virtual reality gets such high marks for tutoring, STEM development, field trips and distance education. It’s the Fall 2018 semester and a group of anthropology students are deep in concentrati...

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Anatomy of Today’s Global Traveler ANATOMY OF TODAY’S GLOBAL TRAVELER

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Aug 22, 2019

Where does the modern traveler come from? Where is s/he going? How does s/he get there? As the world grows ever-smaller, more and more people are traveling to a growing number of places each year. Increasingly, they’re getting there by leveraging digital tools. Savvy travel and hospitality bra...

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AN ONLINE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT FOR STUDENTS TO LEARN STEM, CODING AND ROBOTICS WITH VIRTUAL CYBER ROBOTS AN ONLINE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT FOR STUDENTS TO LEARN STEM, CODING AND ROBOTICS WITH VIRTUAL CYBER ROBOTS

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Aug 22, 2019

CoderZ is an innovative and fun learning platform for students worldwide to engage in robotics, computer science, and STEM to foster 21st century skills. Using simulated 3D virtual cyber robots, students learn Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics while engaging in challenging tiered miss...

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Student attitudes towards STEM Education STUDENT ATTITUDES TOWARDS STEM EDUCATION

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Aug 22, 2019

The Australian Department of Industry, Innovation and Science commissioned a study to examine the attitudes of Australian students towards STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). In this infographic, we take a look at some of the findings.

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Creating Content That Improves CX: A Q&A with Lionbridge & Aprimo CREATING CONTENT THAT IMPROVES CX: A Q&A WITH LIONBRIDGE & APRIMO

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Aug 21, 2019

Today’s brands face numerous challenges. They need to create a customized, excellent experience for each and every customer worldwide. To do that, they need to create high-quality, on-target content. They need to create that content quickly, effectively, and for audiences who speak multiple la...

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Lionbridge Brand Video LIONBRIDGE BRAND VIDEO

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Aug 21, 2019

Our roots began in translation but what we do today goes well beyond – from content creation to linguistics, to artificial intelligence (AI). We create global relevance, driven by humanity and amplified by technology. Connecting our customers with their communities and driving brand awareness....

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Good With Money: Students learn early financial lessons GOOD WITH MONEY: STUDENTS LEARN EARLY FINANCIAL LESSONS

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Aug 21, 2019

It's never too early to start becoming good with money. Students are learning that their efforts in high school could pay dividends well into the future. Alicia Pattillo explains.

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The 5 US colleges that pay off the most for business students THE 5 US COLLEGES THAT PAY OFF THE MOST FOR BUSINESS STUDENTS

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Aug 21, 2019

Business is the most popular undergraduate major for U.S. college students. According to the most recent figures from the Department of Education, U.S. colleges and universities confer some 371,694 bachelor business degrees each year. Majoring in business can open doors to a wide range of profession...

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Pains and Gains – A VR Story in the Classroom PAINS AND GAINS – A VR STORY IN THE CLASSROOM

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Aug 21, 2019

VR in the classroom is a hot topic these days, fresh on the lips of enthusiastic instructors and neophyte teachers alike. However, this new-ish device is fraught with a painful and potentially expensive learning curve, and an industry pointing teachers in one direction. Is that direction, a teacher-...

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A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES: A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES:

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Aug 21, 2019

Your localization partner is going to do a deep-dive into your business—so start by diving deep into theirs. Are they an industry-leader with 20 years of experience or a relative newcomer? Will they speak Samoan, Uzbek, or Swahili (and all your customers’ languages)? Can they deliver on-...

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WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND

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Aug 21, 2019

In practice, of course, things are more complicated. Effective translation necessitates a nuanced understanding of (at least) two languages and cultures, both source and target. It requires an understanding of the original content’s goals. It mandates a fluency in tone and subtext as well as v...

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Going Global 101: How Your Competition Can Be Your Best Resource GOING GLOBAL 101: HOW YOUR COMPETITION CAN BE YOUR BEST RESOURCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Lace-up your sneakers and step up to the starting line: you’re ready to reach countless customers in new markets.  You’ve secured your spot in the Global Marketplace (whether by default or design).  But before you sprint away, take a good look around you. You are not alone in t...

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Assessment for Learning Strategies - Monitoring students’ learning ASSESSMENT FOR LEARNING STRATEGIES - MONITORING STUDENTS’ LEARNING

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Aug 20, 2019

The best part of working in education is seeing learners make progress in their lives. That’s our inspiration, and the inspiration behind the products and services, resources and ideas.

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How Artificial Intelligence Enhances Education HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ENHANCES EDUCATION

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Aug 20, 2019

Artificial intelligence has a transformative power. AI changed business, banking, governmental processes, marketing, and any other industry you could think of. It changed education, too. Technology has become an inevitable aspect of the way we approach the learning process.During UNESCO's Mobile...

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College Help Desks Use Modern Tech Solutions to Enhance Services COLLEGE HELP DESKS USE MODERN TECH SOLUTIONS TO ENHANCE SERVICES

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Aug 20, 2019

Education sector help desks have one of the lowest initial response times — 27.7 hours, on average — out of nearly 20 industries, according to a comparison of over 20,000 customer metrics by software provider Zendesk. Only two segments, manufacturing and the nonprofit sector, provided sl...

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WHY E-TEXTBOOKS HAVEN’T TAKEN OVER SCHOOLS WHY E-TEXTBOOKS HAVEN’T TAKEN OVER SCHOOLS

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Aug 19, 2019

E-textbooks have not replaced paper books at schools. There are many reasons why e-textbooks are not taking off. Let’s look at a few of them. Even when they have bought an e-textbook, many students print it out so they can make notes and highlight important parts of the text while they are stu...

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Seven Education Trends That Are Driving Tech Implementations SEVEN EDUCATION TRENDS THAT ARE DRIVING TECH IMPLEMENTATIONS

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Aug 19, 2019

Many trends in the education market are technology-driven. Classrooms from kindergarten to doctoral degree courses have evolved from the traditional pedagogy method of a teacher in front of a class to employing a variety of IT solutions that keep students engaged and learning. Managed services provi...

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Microsoft Education: How to become a Microsoft Innovation Educator MICROSOFT EDUCATION: HOW TO BECOME A MICROSOFT INNOVATION EDUCATOR

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Aug 19, 2019

Microsoft Education-Become a Microsoft Innovative Educator! Welcome to a whole new way to get training and resources to innovate in your classroom. Learn and explore with standards-based professional development and activities and earn badges and certificates on a personalized hub.

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Advance Study Method | How Movies & Web-Series Can Help in Effective Study ADVANCE STUDY METHOD | HOW MOVIES & WEB-SERIES CAN HELP IN EFFECTIVE STUDY

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Aug 18, 2019

In this video we are going to discuss, The concept of Neurocinematic and how it will help in your career growth like laser-sharp concentration & focus, interest development and improvement in attention span or Concentration.

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Why Choose An LMS For Middle/High Schools WHY CHOOSE AN LMS FOR MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOLS

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Aug 17, 2019

Usually, children and teenagers have a shorter attention span than adults. However, many teachers believe that younger generations have even shorter attention spans because they are plugged into technological devices most of the time. "A Pew Internet survey of nearly 2,500 teachers found that 8...

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4 Steps to a More Secure Higher Education Network 4 STEPS TO A MORE SECURE HIGHER EDUCATION NETWORK

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Aug 16, 2019

Education institutions are among the most common targets for cyberattacks, which means universities will need to be prepared when bad actors try to breach their networks. A recent report IT security company Mimecast found universities reported nine times as many cyberattacks-per-user compared to an ...

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Is learner-centred education ‘best practice’? IS LEARNER-CENTRED EDUCATION ‘BEST PRACTICE’?

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Aug 16, 2019

Learner-centred education (LCE) and related specific methods such as activity-based, inquiry-based and problem-based learning are widely promoted internationally as examples of ‘best practice’ pedagogy. While it can be a slippery term with different understandings and associated practice...

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5 tips for getting an affordable college education 5 TIPS FOR GETTING AN AFFORDABLE COLLEGE EDUCATION

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Aug 15, 2019

Most people seeking a job or hiring for a job can attest to the importance of formal education. Not only is the training important, but the commitment to finishing school is also appealing to employers. However, paying for formal education is not always feasible. Education costs have risen astronomi...

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USING THE POWER AND PROMISE OF EDTECH TO EMPOWER ADULT LEARNERS USING THE POWER AND PROMISE OF EDTECH TO EMPOWER ADULT LEARNERS

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Aug 15, 2019

An estimated 36 million adults in the U.S. lack the basic math, language, and digital literacy skills necessary to find well-paying jobs and navigate public and social systems. Technology can increase access to education and provide access to personalized learning so everyone can have success in the...

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What is the state-of-art STEM teaching model in a rural area? WHAT IS THE STATE-OF-ART STEM TEACHING MODEL IN A RURAL AREA?

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Aug 15, 2019

Our action hopes to let more people know that science education in such area is extremely needed, as the children need to face a high-technology based society, and educating science may be the effective way to avoid they becoming the relatively weak minority in future.

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2020 Content Marketing Spectrum 2020 CONTENT MARKETING SPECTRUM

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Aug 14, 2019

This is a video explainer of the difference between Content Marketing, Branded Content and Native Advertising - with examples to help put it all into context.Accompanying video that tried to separate signal from noise on the different approaches of content in the business.

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as consent strategies, the role of trust, the elements...

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DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus?  All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any other character. If you limit the list to mortals...

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The History of Content Marketing THE HISTORY OF CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 14, 2019

If you want some insights into where the content marketing industry may be headed, it might just help to take a look at where it’s been. As we pointed out when CMI shared its History of Content Marketing infographic in 2012, brands have been telling their stories to audiences for hundreds of y...

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USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES

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Aug 14, 2019

Content—and how brands use it to interact with buyers at all stages of the engagement journey—has fundamentally reshaped every business’ go-to-market strategy. This shift has been particularly challenging for “top-of-the-funnel” demand generation marketers, most of who ...

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How educators can use edtech to teach students essential real-life skills HOW EDUCATORS CAN USE EDTECH TO TEACH STUDENTS ESSENTIAL REAL-LIFE SKILLS

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Aug 13, 2019

Technology in the classroom continues to transform the way that teachers teach and students learn. Simple techniques such as incorporating videos into learning or making lectures available online are already breaking down barriers when it comes to different learning styles, teaching students from a ...

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How Rush University Creates a Center for Lifelike Learning HOW RUSH UNIVERSITY CREATES A CENTER FOR LIFELIKE LEARNING

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Aug 13, 2019

The Rush Center for Clinical Skills and Simulation, part of Chicago’s Rush University, is designed to help faculty achieve a critical mission: teaching students in four separate colleges the skills they’ll need throughout their medical careers. To do that, the 20,000-square-foot facility...

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Student Tech Devices in the Classroom STUDENT TECH DEVICES IN THE CLASSROOM

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Aug 13, 2019

It’s no surprise that tech devices have grown tremendously in the classroom over the past few years. But how are these devices being used? Which devices do schools purchase for their students? The below infographic answers those questions and more. We would love to hear from you on how you use...

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Welcome to a New World of Innovating Education WELCOME TO A NEW WORLD OF INNOVATING EDUCATION

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Aug 13, 2019

In a recent survey, 68% of schools ranked student success as a topthree goal for innovation, with just under half considering it their top goal.2 Innovation, defined as the implementation of new initiatives to drive growth, increase revenue, reduce cost, differentiate experience, or adjust the value...

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AUTOMATED SPEECH RECOGNITION AND THE FUTURE OF STUDYING AUTOMATED SPEECH RECOGNITION AND THE FUTURE OF STUDYING

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Aug 12, 2019

Tech giants have introduced the world to their speech recognition platforms and we are now accustomed to speaking to Apple’s Siri, Microsoft’s Cortana and Amazon’s Alexa. This technology has changed the way we find information and it is poised to change the way students study. Auto...

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Is Online Learning More Effective than Face-to-Face Learning? IS ONLINE LEARNING MORE EFFECTIVE THAN FACE-TO-FACE LEARNING?

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Aug 12, 2019

Just like every single aspect of our lives is touched by technology and innovation, education has also evolved at an incredible speed over the past several years. Old-school methods are still applied in most renowned educational institutions, while some are very open-minded and have started implemen...

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Should Education Be More Personalised? SHOULD EDUCATION BE MORE PERSONALISED?

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Aug 12, 2019

School is based on an outdated model of education, created after the workhouse era. At the very least it’s a way of getting a standardised education stamp on the general populous and it’s still based on a system preparing people for industry.

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5 Essential Design Tips For Implementing Emotional Learning 5 ESSENTIAL DESIGN TIPS FOR IMPLEMENTING EMOTIONAL LEARNING

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Aug 11, 2019

If learning design theory consists of a new effort to describe the foundational components of the educational process, it goes without saying that it needs conceptual and technical tools to describe who is involved in a learning activity. It's also important to include resources that are require...

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For Higher Education, Try Taking Courses in Marijuana FOR HIGHER EDUCATION, TRY TAKING COURSES IN MARIJUANA

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Aug 09, 2019

At least two U.S. universities have just introduced high-level courses for students interested in a career in the marijuana business. Maryland University’s School of Pharmacy will offer a master’s degree in medical cannabis. Cornell University—an Ivy League school apparently branch...

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Back to School 2019: 7 Trends to Watch BACK TO SCHOOL 2019: 7 TRENDS TO WATCH

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Aug 09, 2019

Before classes start up again, parents and students will be doing some serious back-to-school shopping. It’s estimated that more than half of all school-related purchasing occurs in the summer and early fall. This intense period of interest in a wide range of products is a powerful opportunity...

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Community college enrollment crisis? HISTORICAL TRENDS IN COMMUNITY COLLEGE ENROLLMENT COMMUNITY COLLEGE ENROLLMENT CRISIS? HISTORICAL TRENDS IN COMMUNITY COLLEGE ENROLLMENT

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Aug 09, 2019

Community college enrollment has been in decline nationally since peaking in 2010. This report will put the recent community college trends into perspective by reviewing community college enrollment from 2001 through 2017, and by examining concurrent trends that are related to community college enro...

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THE INTERNET OF THINGS FOR EDUCATION: A BRIEF GUIDE THE INTERNET OF THINGS FOR EDUCATION: A BRIEF GUIDE

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Aug 08, 2019

The Internet of Things, or IoT, refers to the billions of physical devices around the world that are now connected to the internet, collecting and sharing data. Thanks to cheap processors and wireless networks, anything with a sensor can become part of the IoT. Educational platforms, students’...

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Top 3 Emerging Higher Education Programs Of 2019 TOP 3 EMERGING HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAMS OF 2019

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Aug 08, 2019

Higher education inquiry volume was up 2.2% in the first half of 2019 compared to the last half of 2018 according to the H1 2019 Higher Education Inquiry Generation Review published by Digital Media Solutions® (DMS). The top five program categories in H1 2019 (January-June) were health, business...

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Study tips & overcoming challenges STUDY TIPS & OVERCOMING CHALLENGES

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Aug 08, 2019

You may have lots of questions about studying abroad, so we asked some of our International Study Centre students to share some of their best tips and tricks about being an international student.

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USING HOLOGRAMS AS CLASSROOM TEACHERS: SCIENCE FICTION OR REALITY? USING HOLOGRAMS AS CLASSROOM TEACHERS: SCIENCE FICTION OR REALITY?

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Aug 07, 2019

Human beings are learning in fundamentally different ways than in years past thanks to eLearning platforms. Now, the number of students enrolled in an online learning course is increasing.  eLearning teaching methods have opened the door for all kinds of possibilities in virtual teaching enviro...

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3 Proven Classroom Management Tips Classroom Management 3 PROVEN CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT TIPS CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT

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Aug 07, 2019

What are some proven classroom management tips?  think if you asked like 100 different veteran teachers, you'd get 100 different answers.  There are so many good tips for classroom management, but let me give you my top three.

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HOW CAN SMART CITY TECHNOLOGIES IMPACT EDUCATION? HOW CAN SMART CITY TECHNOLOGIES IMPACT EDUCATION?

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Aug 07, 2019

There are many technical definitions for the term “smart cities”, but this one by Interesting Engineering puts it succinctly, so it’s clear: Smart cities use technology to better population’s living experiences, operating as one big data-driven ecosystem. Data collection will...

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THE PROMISING FUTURE OF THE GAME-BASED LEARNING MARKET THE PROMISING FUTURE OF THE GAME-BASED LEARNING MARKET

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Aug 06, 2019

The advent and success of game-based learning have done away with the educational stigma that enjoyment and education exist on separate planes, only intersecting in short bursts in a seemingly accidental fashion. This groundbreaking methodology of teaching and learning is thriving as an industry, go...

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Four Mega Trends Reshaping Global Learning FOUR MEGA TRENDS RESHAPING GLOBAL LEARNING

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Aug 06, 2019

Imagine school as a series of community-connected projects and skill sprints that develop leadership, collaboration and problem solving skills. Imagine a web of supports that help you make the kind of contribution you’re capable of making. Visit an innovative new school like Purdue Polytechnic...

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Back to school technology that helps kids learn BACK TO SCHOOL TECHNOLOGY THAT HELPS KIDS LEARN

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Aug 06, 2019

Thousands of St. Louis students are headed back to class next week. Is your little scholar ready for straight As? Tech gadgets can help students excel in and out of the classroom. Tech lifestyle expert Carley Knobloch shows us new products and tools.

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4 Tips For Designing Authentic Custom eLearning 4 TIPS FOR DESIGNING AUTHENTIC CUSTOM ELEARNING

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Aug 05, 2019

Using scenarios and simulations allows learners to build skills through practice while giving them a safe place to make mistakes. With this approach, you can easily weave authenticity into all aspects of the eLearning—its look, feel, and sound. To authentically design eLearning courses, you mu...

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The Real Value of Education in 2019 THE REAL VALUE OF EDUCATION IN 2019

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Aug 05, 2019

What is the real value of education? This may seem like a silly question with an obvious answer; however, the United States is in the middle of a crisis that calls these “obvious” answers into question. Americans have been burdened with $1.5 trillion in student debt and the educational s...

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will technology transform education for the better? WILL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORM EDUCATION FOR THE BETTER?

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Aug 05, 2019

In recent years, there has been widespread excitement around the transformative potential of technology in education. In the United States alone, spending on education technology has exceeded $13 billion.1 Programs and policies to promote the use of education technology (or “ed tech”)&md...

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The difference between Education and School THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN EDUCATION AND SCHOOL

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Aug 05, 2019

The only thing I want to change in schools is that schools should focus on building collaboration rather than competition , everone should have a chance to take a subject that they like and finally they should have exams, but not the ones we are doing right now. A multiple choice question can't ...

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How Higher Education Uses Social Media HOW HIGHER EDUCATION USES SOCIAL MEDIA

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Aug 05, 2019

Schools are on a short list of organizations that have been notoriously slow to adopt emerging tech. But within the last few years, as social media becomes more integral to students' lives, educational institutions are finally catching on, and catching up.When it comes to higher ed, there are no...

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HOW HAS THE INTERNET CHANGED EDUCATION? HOW HAS THE INTERNET CHANGED EDUCATION?

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Aug 04, 2019

In fact, most students’ (an incredible 93 percent) first instinct when confronted with a research problem is to turn to Google or Bing to get information rather than going to the library, and despite the best efforts of faculty to discourage its use, Wikipedia is the research resource that is ...

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Intellectual Disability and College? It Is Possible! INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY AND COLLEGE? IT IS POSSIBLE!

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Aug 04, 2019

Hear from college students with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are enrolled at University of Northern Colorado, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, and Arapahoe Community College!

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It’s time to reform university education IT’S TIME TO REFORM UNIVERSITY EDUCATION

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Aug 04, 2019

The Commission of University Education (CUE) released a report raising concerns about PhD degrees awarded by Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT). The report arose out of an investigation following the 33rd graduation ceremony at the institution whereat 118 PhDs were awarde...

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Adult Learners Come to Campus with Unique Technology Needs ADULT LEARNERS COME TO CAMPUS WITH UNIQUE TECHNOLOGY NEEDS

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Aug 03, 2019

As technology brings sweeping changes to business, healthcare, government and other fields, a similarly dramatic shift is happening in the workforce.  Many workers never envisioned a day they’d need to go back to college to stay employable. They now find themselves pursuing different degr...

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Are we ready for a whole new world of education technology in the future? ARE WE READY FOR A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY IN THE FUTURE?

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Aug 02, 2019

Unlike the society of the past where changes were slow, today’s is a rapidly changing world. Gone are the days when people watched just one channel on black and white television sets,had only one radio channel to listen to, a single landline phone for their homes and one work place throughout ...

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Here’s How You can Use Social Media to Study Smarter and Ensure Stellar Academic Performance HERE’S HOW YOU CAN USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO STUDY SMARTER AND ENSURE STELLAR ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE

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Aug 02, 2019

In this smartphone-obsessed world, social media plays an integral role in the education field. Social media offers innumerable opportunities for learning and collaboration. Students, teachers, and educational institutes can make the most of social media while making learning more engaging and intere...

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STATE OF VIDEO IN EDUCATION 2019 Insights and trends STATE OF VIDEO IN EDUCATION 2019 INSIGHTS AND TRENDS

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Aug 01, 2019

What do the students themselves expect, in terms of how video will play a part in their education? Unsurprisingly for a generation raised on YouTube, they expect a lot. 82% of respondents viewed students’ expectations for how much video should be part of their learning experience as increasing...

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FOUR IDEAS FOR REFORMING HIGHER EDUCATION POLICY-MAKING FOUR IDEAS FOR REFORMING HIGHER EDUCATION POLICY-MAKING

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Aug 01, 2019

College students are looking for fresh perspectives, schools with their best interest in mind, and a place to grow academically and professionally in higher education. While many institutions have been serving students for decades (even centuries!), there is always room for improvement. Contemporary...

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Alt-Education Is Filling a Void that Colleges Can’t ALT-EDUCATION IS FILLING A VOID THAT COLLEGES CAN’T

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Aug 01, 2019

Is college worth it? Given the fast pace at which information and technology are advancing, the ever-increasing cost of tuition, and the alternatives available on the market today, the choice of whether to attend college may not be as cut and dried as it once was. A Washington Post article reports: ...

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Future-Proof Your Career with Lifetime Education FUTURE-PROOF YOUR CAREER WITH LIFETIME EDUCATION

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Aug 01, 2019

In today’s business environment, it’s easier than ever to become irrelevant. New knowledge is being created at such a pace that we can barely keep up, and it’s perpetually expanding. Today’s workers need to keep a finger on the pulse of developments in their fields and consta...

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Early Adopters Pioneer Virtual Reality Use in Higher Education EARLY ADOPTERS PIONEER VIRTUAL REALITY USE IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Aug 01, 2019

Students aren’t donning headsets to participate in virtual reality lessons on most college campuses yet, and you won’t find VR on EDUCAUSE’s list of the top 10 strategic technologies institutions are expected to implement this year. But a number of institutions have embraced VR tec...

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We Need to Talk About Race in Higher Education WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT RACE IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Aug 01, 2019

This report examines data across 11 chapters that provide a foundation from which the higher education community and its many stakeholders can draw insights, raise new questions.

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FOR EDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY TO WORK, IT HAS TO EVOLVE FOR EDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY TO WORK, IT HAS TO EVOLVE

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Jul 31, 2019

Schools are being watched more closely than ever and are being held more accountable for the education of their students. But, what does this accountability mean and who is responsible? In America, every child has the right to attend school from kindergarten through high school. American children ar...

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Why People Are Turning to Online Technology for Education WHY PEOPLE ARE TURNING TO ONLINE TECHNOLOGY FOR EDUCATION

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Jul 31, 2019

Most people are well aware of the importance of a good education when it comes to shaping their future. Your educational achievements can affect the type of work you are able to get, the level of earnings you get to enjoy, and what your quality of life will be like. However, in years gone by, not ev...

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Students given tools to succeed in College STUDENTS GIVEN TOOLS TO SUCCEED IN COLLEGE

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Jul 31, 2019

Jefferson Dollars for Scholars help dozens of students succeed in college. Being successful in college requires the ability to learn effectively in a variety of learning contexts and to demonstrate what you have learned.

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THE TEACHER THE TEACHER'S GUIDE FOR USING SOCIAL MEDIA

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Jul 31, 2019

In the modern digital world, classroom teachers are seeing social media as a growing force for teaching and learning. From class blogs and Facebook pages to students using LInkedIn to create professional online resumes, it's everywhere. Social media has proven itself again and again as a force f...

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Transformative Teaching and Learning in Further Education TRANSFORMATIVE TEACHING AND LEARNING IN FURTHER EDUCATION

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Jul 31, 2019

Education is one of the most valuable investments that any government can make. It has the power to transform and enrich our lives in so many ways, with benefits for individuals, employers and our society as a whole. But in recent years Tory austerity has led to our education system being chronicall...

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FOUR ACTIVITIES TO INCREASE STUDENT ENGAGEMENT IN HIGHER EDUCATION FOUR ACTIVITIES TO INCREASE STUDENT ENGAGEMENT IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Jul 30, 2019

Professors are finding it harder to engage their students in today world. When students enroll in higher education institutions, they are looking for a meaningful and contemporary education to prepare them for the ever-changing job market. However, students feel their education is lacking and find i...

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Giving students a V.O.I.C.E. in your classroom GIVING STUDENTS A V.O.I.C.E. IN YOUR CLASSROOM

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Jul 30, 2019

Look around you! Everything is constantly on the move, changing rapidly, adapting to new needs and contexts of life. But what happened to teaching and learning? These concepts seem to be stuck somewhere in time not being able to fit our reality. If we want to evolve truly and meaningfully, society s...

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How to Make the Most of Virtual College Tours HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF VIRTUAL COLLEGE TOURS

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Jul 30, 2019

Colleges are tapping into 360-degree video and virtual reality to welcome prospective students to campus from hundreds or even thousands of miles away. A virtual tour can function as an early sorting tool for students weighing colleges or as a substitute for those unable to visit. Either way, colleg...

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Records show history of long ESA delays at Dept of Education RECORDS SHOW HISTORY OF LONG ESA DELAYS AT DEPT OF EDUCATION

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Jul 30, 2019

Records obtained by Arizona Mirror show that missed deadlines in approving applications for the state’s school voucher program were a common occurrence under former state schools Superintendent Diane Douglas, though the Republican didn’t face the sort of outcry that her Democratic succes...

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Discipline Reform through the Eyes of Teachers DISCIPLINE REFORM THROUGH THE EYES OF TEACHERS

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Jul 30, 2019

Recent studies suggest that top-down approaches to reducing out-of-school suspension (OSS) can be problematic. Yet when it comes to understanding the costs and/or benefits of suspensions in general, many discipline scholars believe we are at an impasse, and the public debate over discipline policy r...

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Classroom Training And eLearning: Why Blending Them Is The Right Choice CLASSROOM TRAINING AND ELEARNING: WHY BLENDING THEM IS THE RIGHT CHOICE

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Jul 30, 2019

Availability of Subject Matter Experts and coaches to adapt to participant needs and questions live group interaction collaboration demonstration role-modelling, and mentoring. Greater capacity for hands-on experiences with physical devices and equipment. Addresses topics and issues that are outside...

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The U.S. Education System is Ripe for Innovation—And Investment Can Help THE U.S. EDUCATION SYSTEM IS RIPE FOR INNOVATION—AND INVESTMENT CAN HELP

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Jul 29, 2019

Education is a powerful tool. Often seen as an opportunity for advancement both socially and economically, education lies at the center of a country’s ability to grow, thrive and compete in the global economy. It’s no secret; however, that student performance and equitable access to qual...

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SECONDARY EDUCATION IN AFRICA: PREPARING YOUTH FOR THE FUTURE OF WORK SECONDARY EDUCATION IN AFRICA: PREPARING YOUTH FOR THE FUTURE OF WORK

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Jul 29, 2019

Secondary education will be a key platform for young people in Africa to enter the world of work. Only nine percent of African youth attend university or other tertiary-level education. 2 As access is broadened, most youth who leave secondary education, whether during their lower or upper secondary ...

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4-H Partners with Google to Promote STEM Education 4-H PARTNERS WITH GOOGLE TO PROMOTE STEM EDUCATION

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Jul 29, 2019

We learn how a recent Google grant to National 4-H could help Oklahoma 4-H members continue to build leadership skills. SUNUP is a production of the Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at Oklahoma State University. Copyright 2019, Oklahoma State University.

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Gen Z and how to engage them with eLearning. GEN Z AND HOW TO ENGAGE THEM WITH ELEARNING.

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Jul 29, 2019

Gen Z, another complex label for a new group of learners. The successor to millennials, Gen Z make up 25% of the US population. This infographic explores the key facts about Gen Z and how you can engage them with eLearning. A growing number of institutional investors are seeking to improve cost effi...

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The future of immersive education will be live, social, and personalized THE FUTURE OF IMMERSIVE EDUCATION WILL BE LIVE, SOCIAL, AND PERSONALIZED

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Jul 28, 2019

The latest tech news, products and live coverage: hi-fi, home cinema, streaming systems, wireless speakers, smartphones, TVs and more - What Hi-Fi.  The latest tech news from WIRED covering the latest from tech giants like Google and Apple, and the technology issues of the day.

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The Value of A Liberal Arts Education THE VALUE OF A LIBERAL ARTS EDUCATION

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Jul 28, 2019

In modern education, the liberal arts are as relevant as ever. Programs that incorporate the humanities, arts and social sciences all fall into this broader category. This means a considerable amount of college coursework is focused on the key competencies associated with these degrees. Take a look ...

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Terms and conditions of funding for higher education institutions TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF FUNDING FOR HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS

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Jul 28, 2019

We will make material revisions to this document only after consulting the higher education sector or its representative bodies. Because these terms and conditions are being issued before funding allocations for the 2018-19 academic year have been determined or announced, the OfS reserves the right ...

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Classroom Learning Vs. eLearning CLASSROOM LEARNING VS. ELEARNING

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Jul 27, 2019

All you need is a PC tablet smartphone with a good internet connection, and you are good to go. Also, many eLearning providers give away courses that can run independently without requiring an internet connection. However, the new-age learning process over the web has yet to cover a major portion in...

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Exploring Immersive Technology in Training and Education EXPLORING IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGY IN TRAINING AND EDUCATION

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Jul 27, 2019

The burgeoning growth of the immersive learning sector has already thrown up several key benefits: with remote training possible, physical distance between experts and businesses has been all but eradicated; real-life situations can be mirrored, allowing employees to reach greater skill levels in le...

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THE BEST CITIES IN THE U.S. FOR TEACHERS THE BEST CITIES IN THE U.S. FOR TEACHERS

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Jul 26, 2019

It is no secret that teachers in the United States have long felt underappreciated and undervalued for the thousands of hours they dedicate to the education of our youth. Thankfully, there are still several cities and states that provide educators with the opportunity to earn a decent salary while s...

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The global education challenge: Scaling up to tackle the learning crisis THE GLOBAL EDUCATION CHALLENGE: SCALING UP TO TACKLE THE LEARNING CRISIS

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Jul 26, 2019

Addressing today  massive global education crisis requires some disruption and the development of a new 21st century aid delivery model built on a strong operational public-private partnership and results-based financing model that rewards political leadership and progress on overcoming priorit...

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How to Use Effectively Virtual Reality in Education? HOW TO USE EFFECTIVELY VIRTUAL REALITY IN EDUCATION?

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Jul 25, 2019

A few years ago, virtual reality (VR) in education was too far out in left field to even be considered feasible. It was too futuristic. The high cost of technology prevented using its capabilities to the full. The early 60s saw the first device capable of creating a thorough virtual reality experien...

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Personalized Learning: Empowering Student Choice PERSONALIZED LEARNING: EMPOWERING STUDENT CHOICE

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Jul 25, 2019

Personalized learning is all about helping students find out what their passions are and what sparks their desire to learn. Schools can empower student choice by providing learning opportunities for every learning style.

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The Value of Higher Education in Texas THE VALUE OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN TEXAS

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Jul 25, 2019

In 2018, the Texas Council of Public University Presidents and Chancellors (CPUPC) collected data about the benefits of earning a bachelor’s degree to individuals, their communities, and the state. The division of marketing and communications at Texas A&M University, College Station, then ...

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6 Strategies For Teaching With Bloom’s Taxonomy 6 STRATEGIES FOR TEACHING WITH BLOOM’S TAXONOMY

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Jul 24, 2019

For decades, education reform has been focused on curriculum, assessment, instruction, and more recently standards, and data, with these efforts only bleeding over into how students think briefly, and by chance. This means that the focus of finite teacher and school resources are not on promoting th...

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Why Is eLearning Content Attractive To The Learners? WHY IS ELEARNING CONTENT ATTRACTIVE TO THE LEARNERS?

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Jul 24, 2019

Face-to-face interaction with learners is not possible in eLearning content, still, learners feel motivated enough not only to engage in eLearning content but also to enjoy learning the skills and knowledge given through the content. In this article, some specialties of eLearning content are explain...

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PRIVATE COLLEGES IN PERIL: FINANCIAL PRESSURES AND DECLINING ENROLLMENT MAY LEAD TO MORE CLOSURES PRIVATE COLLEGES IN PERIL: FINANCIAL PRESSURES AND DECLINING ENROLLMENT MAY LEAD TO MORE CLOSURES

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Jul 24, 2019

Financial pressure is leading to more and more colleges closing or considering closure. To those who work closely with the financial health of their financial institutions, closure is becoming a genuine possibility. Between 2016 and 2018, the confidence from private college’s CFO’s about...

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Educating for the Future: The Power of Interdisciplinary Spaces EDUCATING FOR THE FUTURE: THE POWER OF INTERDISCIPLINARY SPACES

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Jul 24, 2019

Theresa explores the importance and advantages of an interdisciplinary learning spaces over the single-subject classroom environment. Based on her experience doing genetics research, Theresa saw how real work on big problems is not and cannot be done based on the single subject learning model used i...

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Overview 2019 Healthcare Benefits for Higher Education Employees OVERVIEW 2019 HEALTHCARE BENEFITS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION EMPLOYEES

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Jul 24, 2019

At the time of this report’s publication, the U.S. Senate remains enmeshed in debate over whether to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA, Obamacare). Uncertainty over the future of the ACA and potential loss of access to affordable healthcare for those not currently covered by employer health ...

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9 Crucial classroom accessories every teacher should have 9 CRUCIAL CLASSROOM ACCESSORIES EVERY TEACHER SHOULD HAVE

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Jul 23, 2019

The modern classroom is more challenging than ever, for both students and teachers. High-tech gizmos are making the teaching process easy but they do require time to learn to operate. Of course, there are other classroom accessories that are evergreen and that every teacher will probably need in the...

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Making higher ed great again: Trump seeks workforce-geared education MAKING HIGHER ED GREAT AGAIN: TRUMP SEEKS WORKFORCE-GEARED EDUCATION

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Jul 23, 2019

As some Democratic presidential primary candidates are prescribing drastic higher education policy ideas, President Donald Trump sees pushing a workforce-oriented education system as the best way to “Keep America Great.” While specific proposals are not outlined on his campaign website, ...

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FOUR COGNITIVE SKILLS SUPERCHARGED BY MUSIC EDUCATION FOUR COGNITIVE SKILLS SUPERCHARGED BY MUSIC EDUCATION

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Jul 23, 2019

In recent times, music programs seem to be one of the elements being reduced or eliminated in schools. However, music has so many educational benefits for all students, not just for those who are musically gifted. Students that are not musically talented can also participate and sharpen different co...

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CONNECTING STEM FROM K TO CAREERS CONNECTING STEM FROM K TO CAREERS

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Jul 23, 2019

This STEM careers initiative addresses the STEM workforce and inspiration gap by bridging industry and classrooms at unprecedented scale. It will be powered by a coalition of corporate leaders and anchored in schools by Discovery Education—a curriculum partner trusted by teachers and school ad...

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How Cherokee Country School District Teachers Use Minecraft: Education Edition in K-12 Classrooms HOW CHEROKEE COUNTRY SCHOOL DISTRICT TEACHERS USE MINECRAFT: EDUCATION EDITION IN K-12 CLASSROOMS

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Jul 23, 2019

Cherokee County School District introduced Minecraft: Education Edition to K-12 teachers as part of a small pilot in 2017. After completing a round of professional development, the pilot educators shared their learnings with other teachers and offered to help with training and onboarding.

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Steps to Earn Money While By Teaching Online STEPS TO EARN MONEY WHILE BY TEACHING ONLINE

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Jul 23, 2019

The Internet has opened the door for everyone to endure education from anywhere across the world. If you want to discover new things and find any difficulty during your study time, you could just search in Google to explore more and learn easily. This has become possible because people are looking t...

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Could Adaptive Tech Offer Bridge to STEM Success? COULD ADAPTIVE TECH OFFER BRIDGE TO STEM SUCCESS?

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Jul 22, 2019

A new report from STEMconnector, a professional services firm that focuses on increasing the number of "STEM-ready" workers in the global talent pool, suggests that adaptive learning systems could help underrepresented populations gain traction in STEM education. According to "The Stu...

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VR for Education Market to Grow all Time High with Top Key Players- Woofbert, Zspace VR FOR EDUCATION MARKET TO GROW ALL TIME HIGH WITH TOP KEY PLAYERS- WOOFBERT, ZSPACE

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Jul 22, 2019

Virtual reality (VR) for education is an experience taking place within simulated and immersive environments that can be similar to or completely different from the real world in education filed. Latest Research Report on Global VR for Education Market Added by Garner Insights which covers Market Ov...

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The value of education is not what you think THE VALUE OF EDUCATION IS NOT WHAT YOU THINK

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Jul 22, 2019

What is education actually for? What is its value? These may seem like silly questions with obvious answers. But the country is in the midst of a crisis that calls the "obvious" answers into question. We've saddled Americans with an intolerable $1.5 trillion student debt load, but it h...

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Ontario e-learning plan unique in North America ONTARIO E-LEARNING PLAN UNIQUE IN NORTH AMERICA

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Jul 22, 2019

In its new vision for education, Education that Works for You, Ontario’s Ministry of Education announced a plan to make it mandatory that high school students take four online courses in order to graduate. Traditionally, in Ontario, students have enrolled in e-learning courses for a number of ...

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How Teachers Connect with Students in Virtual Schools HOW TEACHERS CONNECT WITH STUDENTS IN VIRTUAL SCHOOLS

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Jul 22, 2019

High School English Teacher Christina discusses how she engages and supports her online students. Through the many ways her students can participate in class and the one-on-one connections she makes with each student.

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10 Ways To Integrate Technology In Your Class 10 WAYS TO INTEGRATE TECHNOLOGY IN YOUR CLASS

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Jul 22, 2019

If location is out of reach due to logistical issues, you can simulate a virtual trip by using a wide variety of augmented reality apps. To make it easier to give lessons and presentations, use a tool that tracks and displays classroom noise. You can bolster your lesson plans by using videos as stan...

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Interesting LMS Facts you should know. INTERESTING LMS FACTS YOU SHOULD KNOW.

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Jul 21, 2019

In this infographic post, we’ll be sharing some interesting LMS facts to make you understand where the eLearning industry is headed these days. Ever since the inception of the cutting edge learning management system, the corporate training has gone through a paradigm shift. The eLearning is no...

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Step by Step Classroom Setup Design & Layout Tips Classroom Plan STEP BY STEP CLASSROOM SETUP DESIGN & LAYOUT TIPS CLASSROOM PLAN

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Jul 21, 2019

We've all been there; we walk into our classroom and see an overwhelming mess and it's hard to figure out where to start.  In this video, I share with you a step by step process and tips to help you setup your classroom and create a space that you and your students will be happy with.

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Education for sustainable development as a catalyst and the roleof students in the future management of HEis EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AS A CATALYST AND THE ROLEOF STUDENTS IN THE FUTURE MANAGEMENT OF HEIS

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Jul 21, 2019

Multiple crises affect our societies and manifold political act ions threaten the global commitment for a better future. These crises generally due to trade conflicts because of resources continue to rage in the world causing instability and underlining the extreme inequalities. The European Union, ...

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Transforming Professional Learning With Micro-credentials TRANSFORMING PROFESSIONAL LEARNING WITH MICRO-CREDENTIALS

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Jul 21, 2019

As a lifelong educator, my professional learning experiences have run the gamut from self-study to week-long intensive institutes. These experiences have increased my knowledge, but few bridged the gap by impacting my instructional practice. The distinction between an impact on knowledge and practic...

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THE NARRATIVE THAT TODAY’S TEACHERS OPPOSE EDUCATION REFORM NEEDS TO STOP THE NARRATIVE THAT TODAY’S TEACHERS OPPOSE EDUCATION REFORM NEEDS TO STOP

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Jul 19, 2019

There is a troubling narrative that is circulating concerning teachers and education reform. This narrative asserts that a vast majority of teachers across the U.S. are opposed to education reform. This could not be further from the truth. We welcome well thought out reforms that help us to educate ...

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THE IMPORTANCE OF EMOTIONS IN LEARNING THE IMPORTANCE OF EMOTIONS IN LEARNING

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Jul 19, 2019

We are designed to connect with one another, but often this connection for the student who enters our classes has been damaged or broken. When a caring teacher communicates to a student “I can’t change what has happened to you, but I can walk your journey with you and I won’t leave...

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Top 6 eLearning Trends Of 2019 TOP 6 ELEARNING TRENDS OF 2019

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Jul 19, 2019

2019, so far, has seen eLearning getting bigger and better. It seems there is no stopping the industry—we are being creative and innovative like never before. So, what has happened so far, and where do we see eLearning heading for the rest of the year? More and more organisations are using mic...

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STRENGTHENING EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE AND EDUCATION STRENGTHENING EARLY CHILDHOOD CARE AND EDUCATION

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Jul 19, 2019

Improving quality, equity and learning in the early childhood care and education sector Good quality early childhood care and education (ECCE) is pivotal for improving equitable education and lifelong learning opportunities for all. ECCE refers, in this document, to organized group care outside the ...

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5 Key elements of personalized learning 5 KEY ELEMENTS OF PERSONALIZED LEARNING

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Jul 18, 2019

Along with concepts like blended learning, adaptive learning and virtual learning, the need to focus on the main character in the learning process came about. This is how personalized learning became the key to every new approach to learning and teaching. Personalized learning is created for all stu...

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Practical Issues Of Framing Learning Objectives For Online Learning PRACTICAL ISSUES OF FRAMING LEARNING OBJECTIVES FOR ONLINE LEARNING

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Jul 18, 2019

What Are The Learning Objectives? A learning objective is a statement, in specific and measurable terms, that describes what learners will be able to do on completion of training. Consider specific questions to keep learning objectives grounded. Ensure objectives communicate the intent in clear term...

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Stanford students learn about humanities research through hands-on discovery STANFORD STUDENTS LEARN ABOUT HUMANITIES RESEARCH THROUGH HANDS-ON DISCOVERY

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Jul 18, 2019

A new one-week course, called Humanities Research Intensive, teaches first- and second-year undergraduate students what research in the humanities could be and what skills are needed to do it.

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How to Leverage Mainstream Technology to Boost Special Education HOW TO LEVERAGE MAINSTREAM TECHNOLOGY TO BOOST SPECIAL EDUCATION

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Jul 18, 2019

Federal laws such as the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), as well as state allocations and local funding, give schools access to resources to support students with special needs. But while funding opportunities exist, they are limited, which means schools must allocate what money ...

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Why is education in the US in decline WHY IS EDUCATION IN THE US IN DECLINE

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Jul 18, 2019

For many years, the United States has won the admiration of other countries in the world for many reasons, one of which is their excellent educational system, which they have been able to maintain for decades, until recently, when there seems to be a change in the storyline. Little wonder why it bec...

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The Power Of Making EdTech Products Work Together THE POWER OF MAKING EDTECH PRODUCTS WORK TOGETHER

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Jul 18, 2019

In an increasingly tech-savvy world, few things are more frustrating than incompatibility—like when your new TV won’t work with your old, supposedly universal, remote control. If you’ve ever cursed why on Earth would any company would make a new cell phone that does not work with e...

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Future of Higher Education in the US FUTURE OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN THE US

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Jul 18, 2019

The issues facing higher education are many. While diminished public funding of colleges and universities and a looming fiscal crisis immediately come to the forefront when considering the major issues, there are others as well. Colleges are slow to change; meanwhile, American society and its priori...

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ENVISIONING THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION AND JOBS ENVISIONING THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION AND JOBS

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Jul 17, 2019

This report, the product of a collaboration between the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the UK-based charity, Education and Employers, offers a glimpse of how children see their future, and the forces that, if properly understood and harnessed, will drive them forwa...

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Mobile Learning: Advantages And Disadvantages MOBILE LEARNING: ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES

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Jul 17, 2019

Mobile learning is very prevalent in the current scenario. Mobile learning is also known as mLearning and is a new way to get access to a variety of content available online through the use of a mobile. Mobile learning is the easiest way for students to get help. Many schools and colleges are suppor...

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Igniting imaginations and putting VR in the hands of students with Kai Frazier IGNITING IMAGINATIONS AND PUTTING VR IN THE HANDS OF STUDENTS WITH KAI FRAZIER

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Jul 17, 2019

When you were in school, you may have gone on a trip to the museum, but you probably never stood next to an erupting volcano, watching molten lava pouring down its sides. As Virtual Reality (VR) grows, learning by going into the educational experience could be the way children will learn — usi...

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ASD ASD'S MIGRANT EDUCATION SUPPORTS STUDENT LEARNING THROUGH SUMMER TUTORING PROGRAM

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Jul 16, 2019

ASD's Migrant Education Supports Student Learning through Summer Tutoring Program. If you currently work in a position associated with an ASD bargaining unit, please click the internal applicants button below to view currently open positions.

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The need for scientific knowledge, education, and critical thinking is growing THE NEED FOR SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION, AND CRITICAL THINKING IS GROWING

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Jul 16, 2019

OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH UNIVERSITIES and their idiosyncrasies – the ideal of education and self-development and the scientific worldview – begins in our youth. Universities are increasingly co-operating with high schools and vocational schools, so that more young people can discover univer...

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WHY ARE SOME COUNTRIES SLOW TO ADOPT DIGITAL LEARNING? WHY ARE SOME COUNTRIES SLOW TO ADOPT DIGITAL LEARNING?

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Jul 16, 2019

In terms of dollars invested, the leaders in edtech adoption are the United States and China, with Western Europe and many countries in Asia close behind. In 2018, the United States invested close to $2 billion in edtech and China made an investment of more than $3 billion. Investment in Europe was ...

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FINDING THE RIGHT ASSESSMENT TOOLS FOR YOUR CLASSROOM FINDING THE RIGHT ASSESSMENT TOOLS FOR YOUR CLASSROOM

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Jul 16, 2019

As with the selection of any edtech tool, it is important not to get carried away with the technology and to forget about how the tool will support teaching and learning in the classroom. Here are some questions to consider when choosing edtech assessment tools for your classroom. This question can ...

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E–Rate Updates Free Up Resources for New Classroom Technology Projects E–RATE UPDATES FREE UP RESOURCES FOR NEW CLASSROOM TECHNOLOGY PROJECTS

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Jul 16, 2019

Recent updates to E-rate, which put more focus on funding high-speed internet and network protection tools, have helped K–12 schools reallocate resources to improve other focus areas. K–12 schools now have much more flexibility to fund projects, thanks to the Federal Communications Commi...

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Compete and Win in the Age of Account Based Buying COMPETE AND WIN IN THE AGE OF ACCOUNT BASED BUYING

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Jul 15, 2019

If you’re on a B2B revenue team, it’s likely your Marketing and Sales teams are experiencing some angst these days when it comes to understanding how prospects and customers want to interact with your company. On one hand customers seem to want ultra-personalized attention on every chann...

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Forrester Total Economic Report Shows a 405% ROI on 6sense FORRESTER TOTAL ECONOMIC REPORT SHOWS A 405% ROI ON 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

Calculating ROI has become a requirement for any corporate investment, across all business functions. Gone are the days when B2B marketers could attribute their spend to “branding.” Today, they’re being forced to provide concrete spend-to-revenue analysis to justify their investmen...

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Duo Security Sets BDRs up for Success with 6sense DUO SECURITY SETS BDRS UP FOR SUCCESS WITH 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

The role of a Business Development Rep can be a daunting one. Knowing where to prioritize when you have over 1,000 accounts and knowing what content to reach out to them and engage them with can be an impossible task. But if you have the right intent data that can show you where the account is in th...

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SailPoint Levels-Up their ABM Strategy with Intent Data SAILPOINT LEVELS-UP THEIR ABM STRATEGY WITH INTENT DATA

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Jul 15, 2019

The buyer’s journey has changed in a way which leaves many sales and marketing teams struggling to find insight from within what we call the Dark Funnel. However, many technology companies are starting to build solutions to address the radical new way customers engage and buy today by collecti...

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Looking for Ways to Improve Data Privacy in Schools? Start Here LOOKING FOR WAYS TO IMPROVE DATA PRIVACY IN SCHOOLS? START HERE

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Jul 15, 2019

The rapid deployment of educational technology, paired with an increase in the number of states passing data privacy laws, leaves many district administrators and technology leaders with a daunting question about protecting student and staff information: Where do we start? It can be tough to determi...

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Degree education will give way to continuous learning DEGREE EDUCATION WILL GIVE WAY TO CONTINUOUS LEARNING

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Jul 15, 2019

Degree education will undergo a transformation. It is only a matter of time. Full-time programmes will fade out, giving way to continuous learning. Here is why degree education will be disrupted and what educators should do to create meaningful learning opportunities. The first issue is relevance. I...

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The Future of School Choice Education Commission of the States National Forum on Education Policy THE FUTURE OF SCHOOL CHOICE EDUCATION COMMISSION OF THE STATES NATIONAL FORUM ON EDUCATION POLICY

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Jul 15, 2019

Every child deserves access to a quality education that provides the knowledge, skills, and values necessary to prepare them for a successful career and fulfilling life. Of all K-12 students in America, approximately 50.7 million are enrolled in public schools, 4.9 million in private schools, and ab...

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Personalized Learning helps parents play a larger role in their student PERSONALIZED LEARNING HELPS PARENTS PLAY A LARGER ROLE IN THEIR STUDENT'S EDUCATION

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Jul 15, 2019

Listen to some teachers and students talk about setting goals and involving family input to ensure their personalized learning plan goals are met.

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Surprising Facts About Online Education SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT ONLINE EDUCATION

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Jul 15, 2019

Americans are being educated after high school. The flexibility, lower cost and variety of choice are just a few reasons about why online education has become an essential component of today’s education system. Online education: It’s a course where most (80+) or all of the content is del...

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Crafting Next-level Digital Learning Experience CRAFTING NEXT-LEVEL DIGITAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE

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Jul 14, 2019

Today’s students seek swift and easy connectivity with internet and resources, anytime and anywhere. The ubiquity of digital information and all-time connectivity facilitates greater collaboration, delivers immersive learning experiences, enhances the learning environment, drives personalized ...

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Benefits of Education BENEFITS OF EDUCATION

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Jul 14, 2019

The Advantages of Going to School – Why Everyone Should get Education. It's very important to go to school because it helps a lot for our daily lives. One of the most important benefits of education is how it improves personal lives.

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Baseline Report on Career Pathways and Work-BasedLearning in Delaware BASELINE REPORT ON CAREER PATHWAYS AND WORK-BASEDLEARNING IN DELAWARE

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Jul 14, 2019

The Delaware Pathways initiative seeks to prepare Delaware’s youth to continue their education beyond high school and pursue careers in high-demand fields. The initiative began in 2014 under the leadership of five founding partners, the Delaware Department of Education (DDOE), the Delaware Dep...

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Promoting a School-to-Home Community PROMOTING A SCHOOL-TO-HOME COMMUNITY

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Jul 14, 2019

One area that educators might reflect on over the summer is how to foster a better connection between home and school. There are so many tasks that we have to do on a daily basis and without a doubt, our primary responsibility is to provide the best learning experience and support for all of our stu...

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WHY HASN’T ONLINE LEARNING MADE HIGHER EDUCATION MORE AFFORDABLE? WHY HASN’T ONLINE LEARNING MADE HIGHER EDUCATION MORE AFFORDABLE?

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Jul 13, 2019

The benefits of online higher education programs have been touted since they started to become widely available about more than a decade ago. There are no buildings to maintain and there is less staff required. These were two of the arguments given as to why online education would be much cheaper th...

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What Today’s College Student Looks Like WHAT TODAY’S COLLEGE STUDENT LOOKS LIKE

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Jul 11, 2019

While 72% of college students are still grinding it out in the classroom, 14% are in hybrid programs (both online and in the classroom,) and the remaining 14% are taking their classes solely online. The majority of college students are under the age of 21, but 8% of people 40 years of age and older ...

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Blended Learning Panel Discussion - Does this approach work for all students? BLENDED LEARNING PANEL DISCUSSION - DOES THIS APPROACH WORK FOR ALL STUDENTS?

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Jul 11, 2019

Can only a certain type of student benefit from blended learning? Three experts explain how this approach increases learning and engagement for students with a wide variety of strengths and needs.

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Everything you need to prepare students for the GED test EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO PREPARE STUDENTS FOR THE GED TEST

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Jul 11, 2019

The GED test was built from the ground up to provide students a test that measures the skills they need to succeed. The test focuses on the foundational knowledge and skills needed for college and career readiness; colleges and employers can be confident that students who pass the GED test have the ...

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Here Are The Best Educational Apps For Your Children HERE ARE THE BEST EDUCATIONAL APPS FOR YOUR CHILDREN

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Jul 11, 2019

Digitization has grazed almost every sector, be it job, business, banking or education. Yes, today education is not limited to the classroom boundary. It has come all the way down to your mobile phones. Nowadays there are ‘n’ number of apps working on the internet that make education sim...

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How Can We Advocate for Learners in the Virtual Classroom? HOW CAN WE ADVOCATE FOR LEARNERS IN THE VIRTUAL CLASSROOM?

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Jul 11, 2019

But one question often gets overlooked: How can the instructional team advocate for virtual learners? Just like teaching in the traditional face-to-face classroom, instructors should focus not only on delivering content, but also personalizing that delivery. However, in the virtual classroom, doing ...

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Mobile Learning Trends For 2019 MOBILE LEARNING TRENDS FOR 2019

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Jul 10, 2019

70% of learners felt more motivated when training on a mobile device, as opposed to a computer. (Source: LearnDash). Mobile eLearners typically study for 40 minutes longer than a student using a desktop or tablet. (Source: MNAlearning). Clearly, Mobile learning is a "must have" today. Take...

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Students from around the world at Wings Education. STUDENTS FROM AROUND THE WORLD AT WINGS EDUCATION.

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Jul 10, 2019

Our South American, social media marketing executive Bruno and Portuguese student Tatiana talking about multi-lingual students at wings education. We have students from all corners of the world; China, Italy, Indonesia, Cuba, Portugal, Brazil; you name it, and we have them.

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MEETING THE POTENTIAL OF A VIRTUAL EDUCATION MEETING THE POTENTIAL OF A VIRTUAL EDUCATION

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Jul 10, 2019

This report is based on research made possible through the generous support of Bluum. The authors thank all the school operators who spoke with us for this report, especially: Jason Bransford, Idaho Distance Education Academy, Steve Kossakoski, Virtual Learning Academy Charter School, and Julie Youn...

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3 Ways to Overcome High Student-Teacher Ratios and Improve Personalized Learning 3 WAYS TO OVERCOME HIGH STUDENT-TEACHER RATIOS AND IMPROVE PERSONALIZED LEARNING

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Jul 10, 2019

According to the most recent data, student-teacher ratios in public schools currently average 16 to 1 with some states as high as 24 to 1 — meaning regularly adjusting lessons on an individual basis is, for most teachers, aspirational at best.  Here are three ways schools can overcome the...

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Robot Assisted Learning: The Future Ahead ROBOT ASSISTED LEARNING: THE FUTURE AHEAD

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Jul 10, 2019

As the computer sparked revolutionary changes in learning environments, it is likely that robots will also bring changes in education. It is important to understand various approaches from the perspective of pedagogy and student learning. Educational utilisation of robotics has seen a considerable w...

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Higher education around the world HIGHER EDUCATION AROUND THE WORLD

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Jul 09, 2019

Goal 4 of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is to: “Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.” In our infographics, we are focussing on the topic of university education. What is the state of access to universities wor...

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A millennial student shares his plans for lifelong learning A MILLENNIAL STUDENT SHARES HIS PLANS FOR LIFELONG LEARNING

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Jul 09, 2019

Dex Duet, a student at Fletcher Technical Community College, shares his plans to earn  associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees and why continuous learning is so important.

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Best Practices for Financial Literacy and Education at Institutions of Higher Education BEST PRACTICES FOR FINANCIAL LITERACY AND EDUCATION AT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION

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Jul 09, 2019

Institutions of higher education1 play an important role in our society and our economy, developing educated citizens and skilled workers who are vital to America’s well-being. In addition this broad benefit, postsecondary education is valuable to many individuals, resulting in higher earnings...

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Are 3D virtual classrooms the future of radiology education? ARE 3D VIRTUAL CLASSROOMS THE FUTURE OF RADIOLOGY EDUCATION?

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Jul 09, 2019

Can a virtual world instill the same level of knowledge in radiology students as a traditional face-to-face classroom approach? Researchers of a new study published in the American Journal of Roentgenology think so. “A virtual world is a 3D space reproduced on the screen of a computer, where t...

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How to Engage All Students in STEM HOW TO ENGAGE ALL STUDENTS IN STEM

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Jul 09, 2019

Early in their school careers, students see STEM pathways as desirable but then change their minds: 60percent of high school students who start out interested in STEM careers lose interest by their senior year. And too many of those who are interested do not have the skills that are needed: A study ...

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The need for inclusive education: Every child has different needs THE NEED FOR INCLUSIVE EDUCATION: EVERY CHILD HAS DIFFERENT NEEDS

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Jul 09, 2019

Inclusive education needs to look at boundaries in personalities and temperaments, in motor and verbal skills that are more implicit and not a disorder but a need nonetheless. Taking initiative, performance in extracurricular activities and even in academic has a lot to do with these early associati...

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An AI Teaching Assistant Helped Students Online and No One Knew The Difference AN AI TEACHING ASSISTANT HELPED STUDENTS ONLINE AND NO ONE KNEW THE DIFFERENCE

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Jul 08, 2019

During the first few weeks in January, Jill really struggled. This was Knowledge-Based Artificial Intelligence, after all, a course with the goal to “build AI agents capable of human-level intelligence and gain insights into human cognition.” It was also a requirement for graduate studen...

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