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DECK 7 WEBINAR BENCHMARKS AND BEST PRACTICES REPORT DECK 7 WEBINAR BENCHMARKS AND BEST PRACTICES REPORT

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Mar 23, 2020

Read the Deck 7 Webinar Benchmarks & Best Practices Report to see how your webinars measure against market benchmarks. And learn about the best practices.

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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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How To Develop A High-Impact Learning Culture HOW TO DEVELOP A HIGH-IMPACT LEARNING CULTURE

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Apr 25, 2019

High-performance organizations value and encourage learning as an integral part of their corporate culture. A high-impact learning culture is the “set of organizational values, conventions, processes and practices that encourage individuals – and the organization as a whole – to increase knowledge, ...

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AR Vs. VR: 7 Tips To Choose The Best Immersive Learning Approach AR VS. VR: 7 TIPS TO CHOOSE THE BEST IMMERSIVE LEARNING APPROACH

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Jun 17, 2020

Every workday brings the opportunity to expand their experience and build vital skills. However, this shouldn’t compromise your brand image or lead to compliance penalties. So, how do you encourage them to take risks and learn from them without putting your profits in peril? The solution is AR...

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THE ROLE OF AI IN YOUR EDTECH APP THE ROLE OF AI IN YOUR EDTECH APP

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Jun 16, 2020

If you’re designing an edtech app, think about the role AI will play in your design. Artificial intelligence is support teachers and students expect to have. When done right, it’s engaging. Finally, it’s already in use in instruction. Both teachers and their students benefit from u...

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5 Reasons Why You Should Use A Communication Platform Alongside A LMS 5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD USE A COMMUNICATION PLATFORM ALONGSIDE A LMS

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Jun 12, 2020

In comparison to conventional LMSs, communication platforms have a plethora of engaging features that millennials and post-millennials especially can relate to. Having the ability to instantly communicate and share files over different mobile devices enables enhanced student engagement. Interestingl...

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Effective Distance Learning Pedagogy In Developing Countries EFFECTIVE DISTANCE LEARNING PEDAGOGY IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

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Jun 09, 2020

In some instances in developing countries, assumptions prevail that all online learning is a self-study process in which content (for example, readings) serves as didactic material and that learners can learn key concepts on their own simply by watching a video or reading the text. Learners, on thei...

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Using Google Ads To Increase Student Digital Engagement USING GOOGLE ADS TO INCREASE STUDENT DIGITAL ENGAGEMENT

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Jun 08, 2020

On average, prospective students engage with more than 1,000 digital touchpoints while researching programs in a 6-week period before filling out a lead form. With prospective students moving through different stages of their research funnel and using multiple platforms in the process, understanding...

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Borderless Education With Unlimited VR Students: A Vision BORDERLESS EDUCATION WITH UNLIMITED VR STUDENTS: A VISION

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Jun 04, 2020

When designing education programs for adults, you cannot avoid the fact that you need to design experiences for them. What other education forms could be better than storytelling, gamification, task orientation, and instant rewards, which could be offered by VR gaming? Imagine if all existing flat-l...

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5 Main Roles Of Artificial Intelligence In Education 5 MAIN ROLES OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN EDUCATION

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Jun 01, 2020

Artificial Intelligence is a branch of science producing and studying the machines aimed at the stimulation of human intelligence processes. The main objective of AI is to optimize the routine processes, improving their speed and efficiency (provided it has been implemented and supported properly). ...

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Improve Remote Learning With Virtual Desktop Infrastructure IMPROVE REMOTE LEARNING WITH VIRTUAL DESKTOP INFRASTRUCTURE

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May 28, 2020

The fall 2020 semester won’t be business as usual for many higher education students. While some schools — including the University of Notre Dame and Purdue University — recently announced plans to resume in-person classes, others are planning for continued online instruction. Acco...

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Why Responsive Learning Management Systems Are The Future Of Successful LMSs WHY RESPONSIVE LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS ARE THE FUTURE OF SUCCESSFUL LMSS

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May 18, 2020

You can’t future-proof your L&D initiatives, no matter how much you allocate for employee development. Technology evolves and new techniques emerge to continually change the eLearning landscape. However, you can prepare your mobile training program by choosing the right responsive LMS. Mob...

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Google Lens working on a step-by-step math problem solver GOOGLE LENS WORKING ON A STEP-BY-STEP MATH PROBLEM SOLVER

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Apr 28, 2020

In this ‘APK Insight’ post, we’ve decompiled the latest version of an application that Google uploaded to the Play Store. When we decompile these files (called APKs, in the case of Android apps), we’re able to see various lines of code within that hint at possible future feat...

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What is the Future for AI in EdTech WHAT IS THE FUTURE FOR AI IN EDTECH

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Apr 27, 2020

Education Technology, or EdTech as it is colloquially known as is a term that refers to the practice of deploying technology to impart education. As it is highly adaptive and progressive; the education industry has always adopted new technologies, quite readily. Many types of education are already c...

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Elon Musk invites students to hack SpaceX and Tesla ahead of his Hack Club AMA ELON MUSK INVITES STUDENTS TO HACK SPACEX AND TESLA AHEAD OF HIS HACK CLUB AMA

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Apr 22, 2020

The Hack Club is a group dedicated to helping high school students learn coding “through tinkering and building projects.” The outlet takes place at high schools across the United States, where students work at their own pace to develop problem-solving skills. Eventually, the students wo...

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Mobile Applications: A Growing Trend In The Education Industry MOBILE APPLICATIONS: A GROWING TREND IN THE EDUCATION INDUSTRY

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Apr 20, 2020

Mobile application development is the core of major business strategies; the traditional education infrastructure has also waved at the massive overhaul of the eLearning process. The key driving force behind the growth of online education is the increasing demand of learners wanting to enhance their...

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How the Remote Learning Pivot Could Shape Higher Ed IT HOW THE REMOTE LEARNING PIVOT COULD SHAPE HIGHER ED IT

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Apr 17, 2020

It’s no secret that, even while acknowledging the benefits, many in higher¬ education have long viewed online education and remote learning with some degree of skepticism. Fast-forward to this year’s novel coronavirus pandemic, however, and even skeptics find themselves embracing rem...

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Visually Interactive Courses And Their Core Benefits VISUALLY INTERACTIVE COURSES AND THEIR CORE BENEFITS

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Apr 16, 2020

So what does this translate into for your online courses? You may have incorporated video content and a number of engaging GIFs or infographics into your course, but is that enough? Does your course have everything that is needed to attract your target audience? In this article, we are going to prov...

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How Dashboards Boost Engagement In Your SumTotal LMS HOW DASHBOARDS BOOST ENGAGEMENT IN YOUR SUMTOTAL LMS

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Apr 16, 2020

Developing a learning organization of employees who make a commitment to life-long self-development is hard work. SumTotal Learn makes it easy for you to deliver any type of content to your users, but you need more than a user-friendly gateway to courses and resources.Your users need information on ...

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Key Terms Regarding Online Learning and Education Technology KEY TERMS REGARDING ONLINE LEARNING AND EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY

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Apr 16, 2020

As an educator or as the parent of a student with a disability, you may hear a lot of new terms being thrown around during the COVID-19 crisis. Education is notorious for having a lot of terms of art (what’s often called “eduspeak”). Here are definitions of some of those terms and ...

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A New 3Rs for Education A NEW 3RS FOR EDUCATION

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Apr 16, 2020

Technology has created a new learning economy where graduates will be valued less by what they know and more by what they can learn. Content still matters, but we now need to focus more on the process of change.

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Artificial Intelligence And Corporate Training: Basics, Myths, And The Future ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND CORPORATE TRAINING: BASICS, MYTHS, AND THE FUTURE

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Apr 15, 2020

It is an oft-heard term, Artificial Intelligence or AI. It has held different meanings for different subsets of the populace; most of the time, it can represent different things for a person at various points in their life. For instance, as most anyone who is a millennial will attest to, during our ...

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The Changing Landscape of Higher Education THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE OF HIGHER EDUCATION

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Apr 14, 2020

This jointly delivered talk by Dr. Thomas Newpher and undergraduate Ben Thier highlights how they are striving to make education a team-based, data-driven practice. They delve into novel research they have conducted on team-based learning, course structure, and classroom dynamics.

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Best VR Apps and Games to Help your Kids Learn in 2020 BEST VR APPS AND GAMES TO HELP YOUR KIDS LEARN IN 2020

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Apr 14, 2020

The best educational VR games and apps turn the world into a classroom. These incredible experiences encourage children to explore new cultures, conduct experiments, create dynamic artwork, challenge their minds, and visit places they may never see in person. Our top choice, Google's Tilt Brush,...

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3 Remote Learning Technology Must-Haves for Higher Ed 3 REMOTE LEARNING TECHNOLOGY MUST-HAVES FOR HIGHER ED

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Apr 11, 2020

Determining a timeline for when higher education will go back to “normal” is an aimless guessing game. Will it be weeks? Months? Years? For colleges and universities, the sudden shift away from traditional classroom spaces has upended typical teaching tactics. Even schools with minimal o...

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IEC introduces online learning to keep students busy IEC INTRODUCES ONLINE LEARNING TO KEEP STUDENTS BUSY

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Apr 09, 2020

Igbinedion Education Centre, Benin who complied with Edo State Government’s shutdown order of all schools in the state as part of measures to stop the spread of Covid-19 has commenced virtual classroom.

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WEIDONG CLOUD EDUCATION ON COVID-19 EDUCATION RESPONSE WEIDONG CLOUD EDUCATION ON COVID-19 EDUCATION RESPONSE

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Apr 09, 2020

Educational Resource sharing- Teachers can upload e-book, PPT, micro-course and other teaching resources of the subject to Weidong WeLMS platform and share with students. Students can consult and learn independently, and teachers will guide students. • Live classroom- During live teaching, teac...

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SURPRISING PLACES WHERE EDTECH OUTSHINES AMERICA SURPRISING PLACES WHERE EDTECH OUTSHINES AMERICA

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Apr 08, 2020

With the extreme popularity of technology, it would seem like education technology would be all the rage. It certainly appears to be in America, where schools can’t get enough of it. In 2018 alone, the U.S. Department of Education spent almost $140 billion on education reforms. A large portion...

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Distance Learning: Remote Teaching Strategies DISTANCE LEARNING: REMOTE TEACHING STRATEGIES

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Apr 08, 2020

Whether you teach online or you're considering it, here are some teaching strategies that will help you engage kids in the remote classroom.

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Parents concerned about access, expectations with online learning PARENTS CONCERNED ABOUT ACCESS, EXPECTATIONS WITH ONLINE LEARNING

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Apr 07, 2020

As more provinces move to online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic parents are expressing concerns about accessing the programs and what the expectations are.

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The Power Of Visuals In Online Learning THE POWER OF VISUALS IN ONLINE LEARNING

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Apr 07, 2020

The human brain processes visuals 60,000 times faster than text. In fact, it takes only 13 milliseconds for the brain to process an image. Visuals are more likely to be stored in our long-term memory, leading to better retention. According to a study, after 3 days, people retain.

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Will AI Replace Our Kids WILL AI REPLACE OUR KIDS' TEACHERS OR WAY OF LEARNING?

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Apr 07, 2020

With much of the country, if not the world working virtually from home now due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're learning a great deal about what technology is capable of. Employers who previously believed that employees needed to travel to potential clients to close deals are now seeing that t...

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THE MANY BENEFITS OF STEM EDUCATION THE MANY BENEFITS OF STEM EDUCATION

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Apr 06, 2020

If you’re concerned that STEM is taking up too much classroom time, consider this: STEM permeates the curriculum in ways subjects taught in isolation can’t. STEM also teaches the skills students need for success beyond their formal education. Teachers know that they have to take advantag...

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5 Ways AI is Changing Education 5 WAYS AI IS CHANGING EDUCATION

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Apr 05, 2020

Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer the realm of science fiction. AI is quickly becoming a powerful new technology and is set to disrupt any sector that deals with large amounts of data, and education is no different. The academic world is still considered one of the most human sectors —...

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Elon Musk: Universities Are For Entertainment Not For Learning ELON MUSK: UNIVERSITIES ARE FOR ENTERTAINMENT NOT FOR LEARNING

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Apr 03, 2020

Elon Musk explained his thoughts on university education on a question from a conference he attended. Musk said that universities are actually places to be used for fun, not for learning. Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, likes to attract attention with interesting statements. Musk has now made in...

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Remote learning – a brave new world? REMOTE LEARNING – A BRAVE NEW WORLD?

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Apr 02, 2020

With schools worldwide forced into lockdown and over 1.4 billion children isolated at home, remote learning has rocketed up the agenda with headteachers, policy makers and education ministries looking for solutions. Big Tech have responded by making accessible tools freely available to teachers and ...

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Benefits Of Cloud Computing In Education BENEFITS OF CLOUD COMPUTING IN EDUCATION

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Apr 02, 2020

Technological service and support in education have spread through over 200 countries and territories, beneficiaries being researchers, educators, and students. K-12 schools and high education institutions like colleges and universities have been implementing products for a more innovative and flexi...

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Microsoft Education Staff Collaboration for Remote Learning MICROSOFT EDUCATION STAFF COLLABORATION FOR REMOTE LEARNING

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Apr 02, 2020

Microsoft Education tools like Microsoft Teams. Lots of useful resources and best practices from Microsoft Education Director Cathy Cavanaugh and CEWA Distance Learning Director Meredith Roe.

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3 Ways Artificial Intelligence Can Improve Campus Cybersecurity 3 WAYS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CAN IMPROVE CAMPUS CYBERSECURITY

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Apr 01, 2020

It’s not just the wealth of sensitive data that places higher education institutions at greater risk. Higher ed also tends to be stretched thinner than other industries in terms of vulnerability management and other cybersecurity resources. Higher ed institutions typically lack the capacity to...

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Classical Education and Online Learning CLASSICAL EDUCATION AND ONLINE LEARNING

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Apr 01, 2020

Tried and true methods meet online learning. How should classical educators think about learning during the COVID-19 school closures? Hillsdale College helps K-12 teachers and parents to bring classical education back to America's schools.

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The Impact of Technology on Learning and Teaching THE IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGY ON LEARNING AND TEACHING

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Mar 31, 2020

Several studies have highlighted the potential benefits of technology use in education, with some even suggesting a few technologies in particular that have the ability to enhance a student’s overall knowledge and skills.2 The traditional teaching model, based on active instruction by a teache...

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Unleash Your Creativity For Inspired eLearning UNLEASH YOUR CREATIVITY FOR INSPIRED ELEARNING

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Mar 31, 2020

Are you inspired? Does your work reflect the level of creativity that you are capable of? Are you limited by factors out of your control? The struggle is real for Instructional Designers, as they must balance their creative desires and well-defined guidelines. These guidelines are well in effect for...

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What the Shift to Virtual Learning Could Mean for the Future of Higher Ed WHAT THE SHIFT TO VIRTUAL LEARNING COULD MEAN FOR THE FUTURE OF HIGHER ED

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Mar 31, 2020

Tectonic shifts in society and business occur when unexpected events force widespread experimentation around a new idea. During World War II, for instance, when American men went off to war, women proved that they could do “men’s” work — and do it well. Women never looked bac...

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Technology Entrepreneurship: Lab to Market l HarvardX on edX TECHNOLOGY ENTREPRENEURSHIP: LAB TO MARKET L HARVARDX ON EDX

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Mar 31, 2020

Universities, government labs, and private companies invest billions of dollars in the research and development of breakthrough technologies that have the potential to transform industries and lives — but very few of these technologies ever leave the lab.

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Review: The Samsung Flip 2 Makes Classroom Collaboration Easy REVIEW: THE SAMSUNG FLIP 2 MAKES CLASSROOM COLLABORATION EASY

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Mar 30, 2020

The Flip 2 interactive display, the latest addition to Samsung’s Flip displays, combines the best features of paper flip charts without their inherent drawbacks. The display supports collaboration by allowing students and teachers to sync their personal devices with the Flip 2 for real-time co...

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CoSN2020: Boost the Success of E-Learning with the Right Tools COSN2020: BOOST THE SUCCESS OF E-LEARNING WITH THE RIGHT TOOLS

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Mar 27, 2020

Many students don’t even have laptops and monitors, and so if you have to basically enable virtual learning, all of the students need to have laptops and monitors,” says Aruna Ravichandran, chief marketing officer for Cisco Webex. The surge in e-learning for K–12 schools has also p...

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Master of Education in Inspired Teaching and Learning MASTER OF EDUCATION IN INSPIRED TEACHING AND LEARNING

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Mar 26, 2020

The Master of Education in Inspired Teaching and Learning with a Multiple or Single Subjects Teaching Credential and internship option is designed for candidates who are dedicated to inspiring all K-12 learners by emphasizing: social emotional thriving, meaningful academic achievement, and equitable...

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Microsoft Education Accessibility and Inclusion with Remote Learning MICROSOFT EDUCATION ACCESSIBILITY AND INCLUSION WITH REMOTE LEARNING

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Mar 26, 2020

Accessibility and inclusion with Remote Learning. Learn about the free, built-in tools from Microsoft Education for reading, writing, math and communication.

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20 Best Tips For School Management Software 20 BEST TIPS FOR SCHOOL MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE

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Mar 26, 2020

Choose school management software that will be always online 24/7 for all users. Check for SAAS applications. Choose school management software that allows unlimited user licenses. This will help all the teachers, parents, and students use the software. Train your teachers efficiently and patiently ...

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VR Gives Students New Ways to Learn VR GIVES STUDENTS NEW WAYS TO LEARN

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Mar 26, 2020

What she discovered, and what more and more educators across the country are beginning to realize, is that VR is a useful tool for students with special needs, particularly those on the autism spectrum. Many students with autism need practice navigating real-life settings and scenarios that neurotyp...

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Microsoft Education - Meeting in Teams and Remote Learning at Renton Prep MICROSOFT EDUCATION - MEETING IN TEAMS AND REMOTE LEARNING AT RENTON PREP

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Mar 25, 2020

We go deep into meetings, online lectures, and cool features for Microsoft Teams with Teams for EDU Program Manager, Gordon Chang. We also are joined by Renton Prep head of school, Michelle Zimmerman.

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Factors to Consider When Preparing for E-Learning FACTORS TO CONSIDER WHEN PREPARING FOR E-LEARNING

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Mar 25, 2020

When faced with unexpected school closures, Gwinnett County (Ga.) Public Schools has a backup plan in place: digital learning days. Since 2017, the district has been using digital tools to continue instruction and communication when inclement weather days, natural disasters and other emergencies for...

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A Vision of AI for Joyful Education A VISION OF AI FOR JOYFUL EDUCATION

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Mar 25, 2020

Many look to AI-powered tools to address the need to scale high-quality education and with good reason. A surge in educational content from online courses, expanded access to digital devices, and the contemporary renaissance in AI seem to provide the pieces necessary to deliver personalized learning...

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Getting Your School Board on Board for Educational Tech GETTING YOUR SCHOOL BOARD ON BOARD FOR EDUCATIONAL TECH

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Mar 23, 2020

School boards play a critical role when it comes to implementing new initiatives such as educational technology programs and deployments. They typically hold the purse strings for K–12 school districts and are responsible for making sure funds are allocated in a way that best meets district ne...

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Distance Learning - The Future has started DISTANCE LEARNING - THE FUTURE HAS STARTED

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Mar 23, 2020

Simply put, distance learning is the process of learning without being physically present. Let’s take a look at how it has evolved and where its impressive future lies.

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EDTECH PRODUCT VALIDATION MADE EASY EDTECH PRODUCT VALIDATION MADE EASY

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Mar 21, 2020

edtech product ever. Why aren’t you getting any traction with it?The process of developing an edtech product and bringing it to the market is the same as reaching any long-term goal. You have a concept, and then you spend the entire development period planning, preparing, and promising that ev...

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How Online Learning Is A Powerful Recourse During The COVID-19 Pandemic HOW ONLINE LEARNING IS A POWERFUL RECOURSE DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

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Mar 21, 2020

Online learning is the best way to challenge the continuing threat of the coronavirus. With an increasing number of schools shutting down, students can continue to learn and evolve during this global pandemic (which is growing exponentially). The world woke up to "pneumonia of unknown cause&quo...

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Virtual Reality brings a whole new immersive learning experience to the classroom VIRTUAL REALITY BRINGS A WHOLE NEW IMMERSIVE LEARNING EXPERIENCE TO THE CLASSROOM

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Mar 20, 2020

Virtual reality (VR) is making its way into the classrooms of local public schools allowing students to immerse themselves in lessons that traditionally would have been taught out of a textbook. For instance, seventh graders at Daniel Morgan Middle School recently learned through VR about the variou...

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Teachers Teach: Content, Online Tools, Assessment TEACHERS TEACH: CONTENT, ONLINE TOOLS, ASSESSMENT

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Mar 19, 2020

As we take overall precautions to protect ourselves and loved ones, something amazing is happening in education. We are in a time of opportunity to see different approaches for learning and using different tools and resources for students to gain access to new knowledge. Even though the approach and...

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Why e-learning is key to building disaster-proof education WHY E-LEARNING IS KEY TO BUILDING DISASTER-PROOF EDUCATION

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Mar 18, 2020

We’re only three months into 2020, yet the world has already witnessed enough challenging times to last for the entire year: the massive bushfires in Australia, the volcano eruption and the earthquake in the Philippines, the floods in Jakarta, the powerful storms in the US and Western Europe a...

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CoSN2020: Want to Boost Innovation in Education? Focus on Data COSN2020: WANT TO BOOST INNOVATION IN EDUCATION? FOCUS ON DATA

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Mar 18, 2020

With the right tools, educators can pinpoint subject areas where students struggle or skills that teachers need additional training to master. In operations, data can help administrators gauge the effectiveness of technology deployments and measure efficiency indicators such as use or spending. Thos...

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New Normal: Education Goes Digital NEW NORMAL: EDUCATION GOES DIGITAL

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Mar 18, 2020

An update on the U.S. presidential election process leads off today's show, and we take a closer look at what it means to earn delegates. We follow that up with a report on the impact of coronavirus and how it's changing the way many students are educated.

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3 Ways to Promote Equity in the Classroom 3 WAYS TO PROMOTE EQUITY IN THE CLASSROOM

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Mar 17, 2020

Flexibility is the key to providing an equitable learning environment—one in which every student feels comfortable, valued and fully included in all aspects of learning. Discover how you can make this happen at your school or district today.

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Using technology for effective teaching in Higher Education USING TECHNOLOGY FOR EFFECTIVE TEACHING IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Mar 17, 2020

The Biochemical Society organises online training to explore ‘Using technology for effective teaching in Higher Education’. The course is aimed at anyone teaching or supporting teaching in bioscience.

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Top 7 benefits 5G will bring to higher education TOP 7 BENEFITS 5G WILL BRING TO HIGHER EDUCATION

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Mar 17, 2020

Universities and colleges across the world are always looking for new and innovative ways to provide their students with the best learning experience. Advancement in technology, especially the introduction of 5G technology, has made it easy for the tutor to not just connect with their students. It a...

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Artificial Intelligence in Education landscape ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN EDUCATION LANDSCAPE

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Mar 17, 2020

Some of us may have heard about Artificial Intelligence. This is a branch of computer science associated with the building of smart machines that can perform tasks that otherwise require human intelligence. AI endeavors to simulate human intelligence in machines so that they are able to think, perce...

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The empowering future of education THE EMPOWERING FUTURE OF EDUCATION

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Mar 16, 2020

Are the things we value most in schools designed to empower our students for a successful future or are they based primarily on the nostalgia of our past? Should our focus be to prepare students for state and national standardized tests that assess the knowledge and skills.

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InstaVR launches affordable remote teaching pricing during outbreak INSTAVR LAUNCHES AFFORDABLE REMOTE TEACHING PRICING DURING OUTBREAK

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Mar 16, 2020

InstaVR Inc., a provider of web-based virtual reality authoring and publishing, today launched organization wide academic pricing to give universities a more cost-effective way of using VR to provide remote learning and online classes during the coronavirus outbreak. The nationwide COVID-19 pandemic...

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The 6 Must-Have LMS Features For Effective Sales Training THE 6 MUST-HAVE LMS FEATURES FOR EFFECTIVE SALES TRAINING

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Mar 16, 2020

The LMS is the essential core that solves this problem. It centralizes critical information and provides access to training when and where we need it. Regardless of whether one is in accounting or marketing, customer service or operations, business is moving too fast for anyone to stay up-to-speed w...

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What Emerging Technologies Will Drive the Future of Education Video? WHAT EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES WILL DRIVE THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION VIDEO?

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Mar 15, 2020

Video technology experts from Drexel University, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Southern California discuss emerging trends in education video.

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How to Bring Classroom Observations into the Digital Age HOW TO BRING CLASSROOM OBSERVATIONS INTO THE DIGITAL AGE

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Mar 14, 2020

Feedback is a crucial component of teacher professional development. Classroom observations are a standard approach for assessing and improving a teacher’s instructional and classroom-management skills. The observations, whether unannounced or scheduled, typically involve an administrator phys...

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Online learning, teaching and education continuity planning for schools ONLINE LEARNING, TEACHING AND EDUCATION CONTINUITY PLANNING FOR SCHOOLS

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Mar 13, 2020

An online learning plan covers the teaching strategies, communication rules, devices, solutions, and policies supporting online or blended learning in the school community. Keep the plan as simple as possible, but make the expectations clear for learners, teachers and guardians as to how to learn an...

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Real Skills Education: STEM Leaders Program Summer 2020 REAL SKILLS EDUCATION: STEM LEADERS PROGRAM SUMMER 2020

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Mar 12, 2020

The STEM Leaders Program focuses on developing the next generation of leaders, providing them with the maximum exposure.

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Major Challenges Encountered By Students While Studying Abroad MAJOR CHALLENGES ENCOUNTERED BY STUDENTS WHILE STUDYING ABROAD

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Mar 12, 2020

Studying abroad gives students a chance to grow. In the following post, you will find a few challenges that students often find in a foreign nation. Practice more before the start of your studies. Ask local people for help. To fight with such barriers, make the best use of the translator app. Build ...

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The Business of Education Technology. THE BUSINESS OF EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY.

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Mar 12, 2020

This class is taught by Corey Bess and Matthew Evans in the Educational Innovation Certificate program at the University of San Diego.

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What makes online education as effective as traditional learning? WHAT MAKES ONLINE EDUCATION AS EFFECTIVE AS TRADITIONAL LEARNING?

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Mar 12, 2020

There’s a large demographic of people who struggle during their traditional learning because of the commitments they have in their day to day lives. This often includes single parents, or those who are looking to further their education later in life. Many traditional learning places like coll...

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Making remote learning effective and engaging with Microsoft Education resources MAKING REMOTE LEARNING EFFECTIVE AND ENGAGING WITH MICROSOFT EDUCATION RESOURCES

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Mar 12, 2020

In the weeks since the COVID-19 outbreak first hit China, our education customers in the region have done amazing things to keep students learning while they transition to learning remotely. From eLearning innovations to keeping students’ spirits high with photo and cooking challenges, teacher...

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How Machine Learning, A.I. Might Change Education HOW MACHINE LEARNING, A.I. MIGHT CHANGE EDUCATION

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Mar 11, 2020

Artificial intelligence (A.I) technologies such as computer vision and machine learning are providing new ways to revolutionize learning and skills training at universities. From doctorate degrees in machine learning (ML) to bots that aid the work of teachers, there’s accelerating interest at ...

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How Immersive Technology Champions the Four C’s of Learning HOW IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGY CHAMPIONS THE FOUR C’S OF LEARNING

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Mar 11, 2020

Using Google’s virtual reality tour creator, Google Maps Street View and VR headsets, students with disabilities were able to tour downtown Danvers at their own pace in preparation for a real-life walk around the area as part of a life skills class. It was a “low-stakes opportunity to pr...

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Educator talks about schools and universities providing online education EDUCATOR TALKS ABOUT SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES PROVIDING ONLINE EDUCATION

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Mar 11, 2020

Many schools in the U.S. are also turning to online education amid the coronavirus outbreak. Berlin Fang, an educator who helps do curriculum design for American universities, talked about the pros and cons of going online.

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What Is the Relevance of Technology in Education? WHAT IS THE RELEVANCE OF TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION?

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Mar 10, 2020

The latest developments in education are nothing short of amazing. And they are all as a result of technology. Such advancements are empowering tutors to create a more impactful learning experience for the young in the education system. The relevance of technology in education is the capability of r...

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How G Suite Enterprise for Education Helps Colleges Augment Security in the Cloud HOW G SUITE ENTERPRISE FOR EDUCATION HELPS COLLEGES AUGMENT SECURITY IN THE CLOUD

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Mar 10, 2020

Colleges and universities continue to see the potential of moving to the cloud. In fact, they’re expected to increase investments in cloud applications and infrastructure by 22.3 percent by 2023, according to research and consulting firm Ovum. Cloud-based collaboration apps, in particular, are...

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Rich Schools, Poor Schools: Equity in Education | Q+A RICH SCHOOLS, POOR SCHOOLS: EQUITY IN EDUCATION | Q+A

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Why do some schools have world class facilities, while others can't afford the basics? Three high school students outline the disparity they see in school funding.

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Mar 10, 2020

We have compiled this set of resources to support remote learning using Minecraft: Education Edition, including a guide to getting started with Minecraft, STEM curriculum and project-based learning activities so educators can use the platform to deliver assignments and keep students engaged, even if...

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Mar 09, 2020

Evaluating training effectiveness is important because it sheds light on the following aspects. Based on a publication in eLearning Guild, there are 3 approaches to consider. Data needs to be captured from participants at 4 different points during the learning process .For organizations that do not ...

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5 Roles That Artificial Intelligence A Game Changer In Education Industry 5 ROLES THAT ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE A GAME CHANGER IN EDUCATION INDUSTRY

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Mar 05, 2020

Although we have not yet created self-aware robots such as Pepper Popular Movies 2001: A Space Odyssey and Star Wars, we have made smart and frequent use of AI technology in a wide range of applications that, while not mind-blowing as androids, still change our daily lives. One spot where artificial...

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Why is Education Industry opting for AI Chatbots? How Are They Benefiting It? WHY IS EDUCATION INDUSTRY OPTING FOR AI CHATBOTS? HOW ARE THEY BENEFITING IT?

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Mar 05, 2020

Today many big names are using AI chatbots to improve their customer service and to engage more and more audience to stay relevant and visible. Apart from business, other sectors are also deploying chatbots including educational institutes and educators. Chatbot makers utilize artificial intelligenc...

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Mar 04, 2020

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Mar 04, 2020

What seemed impossible once is all happening today, thanks to one little device that is doing wonders in each arena. Beacons and proximity marketing have revolutionized the way organizations work, be it any size, any segment. The very competency of beacons to communicate information to nearby mobile...

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Mar 04, 2020

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a major influence on the state of education today, and the implications are huge. AI has the potential to transform how our education system operates, heighten the competitiveness of institutions, and empower teachers and learners of all abilities. The opportunities f...

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Mar 04, 2020

That’s why in 2020, SNHU unveiled its new building for the College of Engineering, Technology and Aeronautics (CETA) – a new home for its STEM education. The 67,000-square-foot building features all of the latest technology needed for today’s students to actually build their career...

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Mar 03, 2020

Your own app helps you manage multiple classes instead of relying on chat platforms that make communication clutter. Parents and teachers can communicate better by sharing posts, comments, and likes. Your own app will create a lot of structure in communication. It becomes easy to send individual cla...

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Mar 03, 2020

In the past two decades, the development of new information technology has brought significant changes in all areas of society. Accordingly, the rhythm of a contemporary life and the process of interaction with the outside world has been accelerated. The use of the Internet has allowed the creation ...

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Mar 03, 2020

Brendan Ahern of KraneShares sheds a light on emerging trends we're seeing in the China internet space, from e-commerce to education, with behavior among Chinese consumers changing as a result of the coronavirus.

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Mar 03, 2020

Education is one of the biggest industries interested in adopting AR and VR. However, there are still many obstacles that don’t let education fully adopt these technologies, from the lack of funding to the lack of knowledge. Google helps tackle the latter with its Expeditions Pioneer Program. ...

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Mar 02, 2020

There’s no denying that video surveillance is a big part of physical safety on campuses. Today, this technology is a security program staple for universities across the country. A 2019 survey by Campus Safety magazine found that 96 percent of respondents in the higher education, K–12 and...

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Mar 01, 2020

There are many challenges that come with being a professional Instructional Designer. Our long experience has allowed us to learn the ropes and refine our procedures. We understand better than anyone how important it is to work fast and effectively. The path of an Instructional Designer is the fine ...

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How Education Will Change In Coming Decade HOW EDUCATION WILL CHANGE IN COMING DECADE

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This Video is based upon " How Education Will Change in Coming Decade " Guys!!! Education is all set to go through a massive change in World in the coming years which aims at reducing the gap between what student’s study and industry requirements technology.

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5 Best Practices for App Distribution in Schools 5 BEST PRACTICES FOR APP DISTRIBUTION IN SCHOOLS

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Feb 28, 2020

Working alongside IT administrators in schools around the world, Mosyle has learned a number of best practices over the years. Here, they share some helpful tips for installing and managing applications on student and teacher devices.

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Feb 28, 2020

Globalization has brought new ways of working, living, and therefore also studying. In 2017, according to the data of UNESCO (2019), there were over 5.3 million international students studying around the world, up from 2 million in 2000. As higher education institutions, we adapt academic systems to...

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Feb 27, 2020

In this video, you will going to see about Google Digital Garage an online Digital Learning Platform where you can learn new skills for free and improve your knowledge with today's in-Demand course.

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AR is here. Is your classroom onboard? AR IS HERE. IS YOUR CLASSROOM ONBOARD?

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Feb 27, 2020

According to statistics offered by Markets and Markets, the AR market is estimated to grow from USD 10.7 billion in 2019 and projected to reach USD 72.7 billion by 2024. This growing trend can be witnessed now and will continue in the coming years in education also since all students will have been ...

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The Role of IT in Education: How Tech Leaders Are Taking Charge in Higher Ed THE ROLE OF IT IN EDUCATION: HOW TECH LEADERS ARE TAKING CHARGE IN HIGHER ED

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Feb 26, 2020

This pervasive attitude translates to a lack of action at the boardroom level: As noted by CIO, just 29 percent of CIOs are full-time boardroom members, despite a 71 percent jump in the total number of technology C-suite positions over the past few years. According to Damian Doyle, assistant vice pr...

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A 5-Year Vision for Artificial Intelligence in Higher Ed A 5-YEAR VISION FOR ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN HIGHER ED

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Feb 26, 2020

Ramsey, who led the AI and machine learning solutions team for Google Cloud, specializes in AI-augmented education. He said that AI and its subsets, such as machine learning and deep learning, can address current challenges in education such as student retainment and teacher shortages. But the five-...

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Feb 26, 2020

Milpark’s flexible study options let you choose between contact or distance learning online and all our qualifications are registered and accredited with the relevant authorities.

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3 Key Questions to Ask About Your Edtech Investments 3 KEY QUESTIONS TO ASK ABOUT YOUR EDTECH INVESTMENTS

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Feb 25, 2020

In order to be truly effective, all education technology adopted in your school or district needs to meet a few simple but important criteria. It must: prioritize student safety and data privacy match your specific needs to ensure relevance and usefulness be purposefully integrated into your budget....

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Education Matters - Business Education Alliance EDUCATION MATTERS - BUSINESS EDUCATION ALLIANCE

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Feb 25, 2020

These goal-oriented and evidence-based projects are designed to improve opportunity for all Alabamians. Among these projects are the recent launching of the Alabama Committee on Credentialing and Career Pathways; Strong Start, Strong Finish; Born Ready; the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, the Advi...

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Feb 25, 2020

Qualcomm Technologies worked with Microsoft Education to provide students at the Kwazamokuhle School in South Africa with Snapdragon-powered Always On, Always Connected PCs.

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Why an LMS is a great tool for an EFL flipped classroom WHY AN LMS IS A GREAT TOOL FOR AN EFL FLIPPED CLASSROOM

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Feb 25, 2020

Flipped classrooms have been here for a while and a considerable amount of research shows that this pedagogical method can be used for a wide range of subjects (from biology to computer science), with K12 and university students. An LMS can make a smooth transition towards the flipped classroom mode...

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How Blockchain Could Impact Education in 2020 and Beyond HOW BLOCKCHAIN COULD IMPACT EDUCATION IN 2020 AND BEYOND

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Feb 23, 2020

Blockchain. A few years ago, the word was known only to a very select few. Nowadays, most people have heard of blockchains, even though they might just know it as ‘that thing that makes bitcoin work.’ While cryptocurrencies are the first widespread application of blockchain technology, t...

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The Importance of Communication Models in Education THE IMPORTANCE OF COMMUNICATION MODELS IN EDUCATION

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Feb 23, 2020

Communication has always been an integral part of the education sector which has made it be a better place for our students and teachers. Besides, the education sector, every industry highly depends on the model of communication to facilitate their processes and execute them accordingly. Well, commu...

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MPROvE Academy-Spreading Neonatal Education Globally MPROVE ACADEMY-SPREADING NEONATAL EDUCATION GLOBALLY

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Feb 23, 2020

Begin exploring MPROvE's comprehensive online delivery platform for online neonatal education, videos on procedural skill training, human factors training, and technology enhanced learning.

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VR Tracking Is Evolving Quickly and Becoming More Appealing for Colleges VR TRACKING IS EVOLVING QUICKLY AND BECOMING MORE APPEALING FOR COLLEGES

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Feb 21, 2020

The massive advances in VR tracking make getting into virtual reality more attainable for colleges that may lack the budget or space for a dedicated lab full of specialty equipment. And because the aesthetics of VR experiences are still very much developing, even tracking errors can turn out to be h...

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Make Microlearning More Effective By Using Chatbots MAKE MICROLEARNING MORE EFFECTIVE BY USING CHATBOTS

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Feb 20, 2020

Owing to technology advancement, we can now create chatbots to consume nuggets of information in a question-and-answer format. A learner can ask a question and get a quick short answer at the point of need. These bots can be updated easily for frequently changing content and changes can be displayed...

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Competency-Based Approaches Focus On Skills, Relevancy and Personalization COMPETENCY-BASED APPROACHES FOCUS ON SKILLS, RELEVANCY AND PERSONALIZATION

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Feb 20, 2020

Since formal education has existed, we have often wrestled with what the goals or outcomes are supposed to be and how we know if our learners have successfully reached them. For generations, the dominant goal seemed to be to acquire knowledge, information or facts. It didn’t matter what subjec...

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Feb 20, 2020

We hope you caught all the news we brought you from the Bett education technology conference in London, but – there was a lot to take in . Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered in this month’s What’s New in EDU as we recap the can’t-miss Bett highlights and news abou...

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Feb 19, 2020

Nate Millsap and Dennis Rockhill share there experiences in STEM education and how that translates to real world trade skills.

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Virtual Reality Advances Bring New Possibilities to Higher Education VIRTUAL REALITY ADVANCES BRING NEW POSSIBILITIES TO HIGHER EDUCATION

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Feb 19, 2020

What if virtual reality is more than a novelty or even a tool? What if it’s a technology with the potential to change, well, everything? When Emory Craig and Maya Georgieva, both experienced educators, first encountered modern VR at the Tribeca Film Festival several years ago, the experience w...

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Overcoming security and privacy concerns with e-learning OVERCOMING SECURITY AND PRIVACY CONCERNS WITH E-LEARNING

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Feb 18, 2020

Few of us can argue that the internet and its connected technology has changed the global educational landscape for the better. More students than ever before now have access to a quality education, no matter where they live. Lesson plans can be tailored to meet the learning needs of individual stud...

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Is augmented and virtual reality technology essential for education? IS AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY TECHNOLOGY ESSENTIAL FOR EDUCATION?

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Feb 17, 2020

Augmented and Virtual reality (AR/VR) has been receiving a lot of attention and there’s been much talk about the wonders it will provide for entertainment, as well as how it could reimagine training for all industries. This hype has made its way to the education sector and it’s now becom...

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How to Teach Artificial Intelligence HOW TO TEACH ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

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Feb 17, 2020

Artificial intelligence—code that learns—is likely to be humankind’s most important invention. It’s a 60-year-old idea that took off five years ago when fast chips enabled massive computing and sensors, cameras, and robots fed data-hungry algorithms. We’re a couple of y...

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The Power of MPPG — Mobile-First, Participatory, Personalized, Group-Based Learning THE POWER OF MPPG — MOBILE-FIRST, PARTICIPATORY, PERSONALIZED, GROUP-BASED LEARNING

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Feb 17, 2020

What is ‘MPPG’? Watch CEO So-Young Kang explain the importance of ‘MPPG’ in designing effective adult-learning programs. Want to boost training engagement rates and business performance while also reducing costs?

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What is Microlearning? WHAT IS MICROLEARNING?

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Feb 16, 2020

What is microlearning and why does it matter? Gnowbe CEO and Founder So-Young Kang, breaks down the concept that’s taking the learning industry by storm. Gnowbe is a pioneering mobile microlearning and engagement solution to help the modern workforce learn faster and better.

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Can Online Learning Mitigate Rural Schools’ Biggest Challenges? CAN ONLINE LEARNING MITIGATE RURAL SCHOOLS’ BIGGEST CHALLENGES?

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Feb 15, 2020

Online learning may not be new, but its applications in K-12 education aren’t just numerous and wide-ranging. You could say they’re ‘far-flung’ as well. Virtual instruction has been employed over the past decade in a variety of contexts. It’s been used by university edu...

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Product Spotlight: Fortigate Fortinet 60E Gives Schools High-Level Security PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT: FORTIGATE FORTINET 60E GIVES SCHOOLS HIGH-LEVEL SECURITY

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Feb 14, 2020

Common security concerns for K–12 districts, particularly the frequent targeting for cyberattacks, are generally not balanced by increased budgets for defensive technology or talent. And although smaller facilities have become front-line targets, many regional and satellite schools must make d...

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7 Steps for Selecting Adaptive Courseware 7 STEPS FOR SELECTING ADAPTIVE COURSEWARE

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Feb 14, 2020

How do colleges and universities decide which courseware to use? With so many options to review, how do you determine which are most relevant to your goals? Contacted 16 institutions working with Every Learner Everywhere, a network that supports innovation in teaching practices, to learn about their...

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Task Force on Higher Education Financing and Student Outcomes TASK FORCE ON HIGHER EDUCATION FINANCING AND STUDENT OUTCOMES

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Feb 14, 2020

Establish a $5 billion annual matching grant to help states address unmet need and improve student outcomes. This “federal-state partnership” would reward states based on measures of affordability, tax effort, and productivity. States would be required to use these grant funds to reduce ...

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IT Trends to Watch as Higher Education Moves into a New Decade IT TRENDS TO WATCH AS HIGHER EDUCATION MOVES INTO A NEW DECADE

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Feb 13, 2020

With the new year — and a new decade — underway, three key trends will continue to take hold in higher education. The conversation about digital transformation is shifting from “What is it?” to “How do we do it?” Campus leaders are rethinking the user experience i...

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Feb 13, 2020

Part of promoting the future of engineering is understanding the changes happening in engineering education. Just as technology has to constantly be updated to meet with what’s being done in the business and industry, so must all programs and curricula adjust to keep up with the new standards....

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ASSESS AND IMPROVE DIGITAL LEARNING ASSESS AND IMPROVE DIGITAL LEARNING

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Feb 13, 2020

Digital learning may be the latest and greatest trend in education. It has allowed for creative instructional practices, like flipped classrooms and individualized instruction. Many teachers report that their students are more engaged than ever. But do you know if digital learning is useful in helpi...

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Look Out, Cryptoverse, Blockchain Education Is Just Getting started LOOK OUT, CRYPTOVERSE, BLOCKCHAIN EDUCATION IS JUST GETTING STARTED

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Feb 13, 2020

As blockchain weaves its way deeper into the world economy, more American universities are teaching the technology, offering more courses and expanding delivery methods. Kevin Werback, a professor and blockchain club mentor at the University of Pennsylvania, told Cointelegraph, “Even if they a...

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It’s 2020, so where’s our virtual and augmented learning? IT’S 2020, SO WHERE’S OUR VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED LEARNING?

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Feb 12, 2020

Augmented and virtual reality holds great promise for education. In schools, it could allow students conduct science experiments without science labs; in workplace training, new platforms like Mira could allow remote guidance when, for instance, engineers are working in the field. Seeing is Believin...

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The science and tech behind next-gen education THE SCIENCE AND TECH BEHIND NEXT-GEN EDUCATION

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Feb 12, 2020

What if we could use all the technology we have in the private sector to give students a chance to prepare for what they will be doing in the real world? It turns out that wherever there is funding to do so, teachers are already implementing technology as fast as they can. Teachers understand the va...

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The benefits of using virtual reality in college THE BENEFITS OF USING VIRTUAL REALITY IN COLLEGE

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Feb 11, 2020

The use of virtual reality in education has been a rising trend for a while now. At first, the equipment and software necessary to use VR technology for academic purposes were not as affordable as it is nowadays. However, because of the benefits that both students and universities experienced throug...

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How to use an LMS to simulate the publishing process with undergrads HOW TO USE AN LMS TO SIMULATE THE PUBLISHING PROCESS WITH UNDERGRADS

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Feb 11, 2020

As a quick side note, the saying should be “publish in English or perish”, but we will tackle multilingualism in the academic world on a different occasion. While in some contexts the constant pressure to publish may have its disadvantages – the first that comes to mind being that ...

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Is STEM education really important? IS STEM EDUCATION REALLY IMPORTANT?

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Feb 10, 2020

Morning Motivation - We need to add an "S" to STEM in order to ensure there youth of America are getting a comprehensive education.

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HOW MUCH SHOULD YOUR ONLINE EDUCATION COST? HOW MUCH SHOULD YOUR ONLINE EDUCATION COST?

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Feb 10, 2020

Digital learning is more than a fad. It has become a preference. The interest in online education has grown significantly over the last decade. Enrollment has been increasing by 17% annually, and one out of every three college students has taken an online course. There’s much to love about onl...

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Is education the new currency? IS EDUCATION THE NEW CURRENCY?

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Feb 10, 2020

To prosper in an era of technological disruption we’re told we need to become lifelong learners, and to nurture skills like creativity, adaptability and emotional intelligence. But there’s often little guidance on how to do this; navigating the bewildering array of educational options at...

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10 European EdTech startups changing the face of education in 2020 10 EUROPEAN EDTECH STARTUPS CHANGING THE FACE OF EDUCATION IN 2020

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Feb 10, 2020

Edtech has changed the face of learning and the whole concept what a school is. A decade ago, a university was an old building in the city where you went to get an education – nowadays there are MOOCs available online, with enrollment numbers skyrocketing. Coding used to be reserved for talent...

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Protect Parent Communications with Security Tools and Education PROTECT PARENT COMMUNICATIONS WITH SECURITY TOOLS AND EDUCATION

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Feb 07, 2020

The district brought in communications consultant Caron Blanton, who led a survey and a series of focus groups to discover what qualities communication systems must have to meet people’s needs. The results: Stakeholders wanted a comprehensive communication tool that could serve multiple needs,...

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Is Social Media Ruining Students? IS SOCIAL MEDIA RUINING STUDENTS?

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Feb 06, 2020

There’s no doubt that social media has had a huge impact on the lives of students, but what ‘s less clear is whether this impact has been good or bad. An infographic by Online Education that looks at the pros and cons of a national student body that is embedded in social media.

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A World-Class Education for Every Child A WORLD-CLASS EDUCATION FOR EVERY CHILD

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Feb 06, 2020

Education is at the heart of America’s promise of opportunity for all. Tom’s mother was a teacher in New York Public Schools and he understands the importance of public education to a just, democratic, and prosperous society. He will fight against decades of underinvestment and inequitie...

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Why STEMinism matters in the classroom and beyond WHY STEMINISM MATTERS IN THE CLASSROOM AND BEYOND

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Feb 06, 2020

Teach First have launched their STEMinism campaign - calling for change to address the gender gaps found across STEM careers and exploring how to encourage more girls to continue these subjects beyond GCSE.

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Why Some Teachers are Fighting Technology in Education WHY SOME TEACHERS ARE FIGHTING TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION

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Feb 06, 2020

For all the conveniences that technology brings to the table, there are drawbacks that we should address. In particular, when it comes to education, numerous challenges spring up because of our use of technology. As we move into the fantastical future of significant technological advancements, some ...

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E-invigilation: Make It Legit, And Be Clear About It E-INVIGILATION: MAKE IT LEGIT, AND BE CLEAR ABOUT IT

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Feb 05, 2020

Two discussion points in a recent article of mine on e-invigilation in higher education (HE), published on eLearning Industry [1], were that, firstly, a growing number of universities use a variety of student-centered assessment methods in DL programs without any examinations at all, and secondly, Q...

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2020 Ed Tech Trends Focus on Equity 2020 ED TECH TRENDS FOCUS ON EQUITY

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Feb 05, 2020

These consciously created spaces where students are free to pursue their own interests are most often linked to STEM, but it doesn’t end there. “We hold a belief system that makerspaces inspire literacy proficiency,” says Ginger Christian, principal of Anderson Elementary in Bristo...

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How Technology in Schools Has Changed Over Time HOW TECHNOLOGY IN SCHOOLS HAS CHANGED OVER TIME

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Feb 04, 2020

Can you imagine attending a school where whiteboards weren’t used,there were no handheld calculators, and headphones weren’t available? Travel back in time about 50-60 years, and that’s exactly what you’d get. This infographic takes a look at the changes of technology in scho...

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How artificial intelligence will impact K-12 teachers HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WILL IMPACT K-12 TEACHERS

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Feb 04, 2020

The teaching profession is under siege. Working hours for teachers are increasing as student needs become more complex and administrative and paperwork burdens increase. According to a recent McKinsey survey, conducted in a research partnership with Microsoft, teachers are working an average of 50 h...

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10 trends and predictions for STEM education in 2020 10 TRENDS AND PREDICTIONS FOR STEM EDUCATION IN 2020

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Feb 04, 2020

It's clear to anyone listening that the United States needs more highly-skilled STEM workers to remain globally competitive. And STEM education--including trained STEM teachers--is critical to that goal. The organization 100Kin10 is working to recruit 100,000 excellent STEM teachers into classro...

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Why This Chinese Education Technology Stock Is Ridiculously Undervalued WHY THIS CHINESE EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY STOCK IS RIDICULOUSLY UNDERVALUED

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Feb 04, 2020

GSX Techedu an online education company in China, went public last June at $10.50 per share. Its stock has more than tripled to the mid-$30s since then, but it still trades at 13 times forward earnings -- which seems ridiculously low relative to analysts' forecasts for 175% revenue growth and 16...

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The Importance of STEM in Education With Kaci Heinz THE IMPORTANCE OF STEM IN EDUCATION WITH KACI HEINZ

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Feb 04, 2020

We speak with Kaci Heinz, Director of Space Centre University at the Space Centre Houston, and ask why she feels STEM is such an important part of modern education and why it is vital to the future of success.

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Why the Successful Campus of the Future Will Rely on Collaboration Technology WHY THE SUCCESSFUL CAMPUS OF THE FUTURE WILL RELY ON COLLABORATION TECHNOLOGY

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Feb 03, 2020

Higher education campuses are becoming increasingly sophisticated from a technology perspective. This reflects the role of technology in education as it continues to become a more pervasive part of our lives. Passive learning in lecture halls and from physical textbooks is a thing of the past as ins...

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Nano 2020: Scaling Up Nanotechnology in Virtual Reality NANO 2020: SCALING UP NANOTECHNOLOGY IN VIRTUAL REALITY

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Feb 03, 2020

Sometimes the smallest of things lead to the biggest ideas. Case in point: Nano 2020, a University of Arizona-led initiative to develop curriculum and technology focused on educating students in the rapidly expanding field of nanotechnology. The five-year, multi-university project recently met its g...

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What The Future Of AI and VR Has In Store For The World Of Education WHAT THE FUTURE OF AI AND VR HAS IN STORE FOR THE WORLD OF EDUCATION

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Feb 02, 2020

Teachers can teach artificial Intelligence to computers and machines. Those devices can then educate others. AI will become a standard form of teaching in schools in the future and teachers may not be necessary. Future teachers may not be essential for classrooms, and AI may be implemented into clas...

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Technology in Education Presentation TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION PRESENTATION

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Feb 02, 2020

Educators and students turn to Screencast-O-Matic for easy screen recording and video editing. Videos are used in the classroom for flipped/blended learning, student assignments, two-way mentorship and more!

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How to Simplify Resource Management in Higher Education with Azure Tags HOW TO SIMPLIFY RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN HIGHER EDUCATION WITH AZURE TAGS

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Feb 01, 2020

One way to organize resources in the Azure environment is to use tags, or name-value pairs, generally for resource management, automation and accounting. Tags, unlike resource groups, can label any resource within a subscription, and an effective tagging strategy makes resource administration much e...

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How To Design Visual Aids For Teaching Purposes HOW TO DESIGN VISUAL AIDS FOR TEACHING PURPOSES

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Jan 31, 2020

Simple design tips for stunning visual aids in the classroom. Familiarize Yourself With The Visual Tools Be aware of all the kinds of visual aids you can use in class and find out which one fits your purpose and budget. Know Your Learning Objective And Budget Understand the students' learning be...

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Protecting Higher Education with the Fortinet Security Fabric PROTECTING HIGHER EDUCATION WITH THE FORTINET SECURITY FABRIC

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Jan 31, 2020

As institutions of higher education embrace technology to enable learning and collaboration, they accelerate their adoption of cloud services and support for mobile applications. They are also deploying a wide range of Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices as part of smart campus initiatives. With the in...

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Digital Breakout: Engaging Students as they Make Sense of Problems and Persevere in Solving Them DIGITAL BREAKOUT: ENGAGING STUDENTS AS THEY MAKE SENSE OF PROBLEMS AND PERSEVERE IN SOLVING THEM

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Jan 30, 2020

Demonstration teacher Christina Barthel demonstrates how she uses a digital breakout activity as a high engagement strategy with her students as the culminating review of a two week unit on solving multi step linear equations.

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How esports can build academic skills and career readiness HOW ESPORTS CAN BUILD ACADEMIC SKILLS AND CAREER READINESS

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Jan 30, 2020

It may lack sweat equity, but esports, the competitive side of video gaming, is exploding in popularity in K-12 schools. The reason is that it’s not only fun, but a viable educational tool. A recent webinar hosted by edWeb.net affirms its highly positive impact on students’ academic achi...

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HoverCam Brings The Digital Classroom To TCEA 2020 HOVERCAM BRINGS THE DIGITAL CLASSROOM TO TCEA 2020

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Jan 30, 2020

HoverCam, an innovative technology leader in the education market, will display its family of award-winning classroom learning technologies in Booth 1133 at TCEA 2020, Feb. 4-6 in Austin. At the show, the company will demonstrate its wireless, tablet-based Pilot X digital teaching station, wireless ...

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Student’s library work leads to a career in augmented reality STUDENT’S LIBRARY WORK LEADS TO A CAREER IN AUGMENTED REALITY

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Jan 29, 2020

Augmented reality adds digital elements, like Snapchat filters or holograms, to live experiences seen through smartphones, iPads, or other devices. Virtual reality typically uses goggles and immerses the wearer in an alternate experience that shuts out the physical world. During Cutaiar’s two-...

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Artificial Intelligence Could Free Up 13 Hours a Week for Teachers ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE COULD FREE UP 13 HOURS A WEEK FOR TEACHERS

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Jan 29, 2020

That might be possible in the future, according to a report published this week by McKinsey & Company "How Artificial Intelligence Will Impact K-12 Teachers." The report estimates that 20 to 40 percent of the tasks teachers spend time on—grading, lesson planning, general administ...

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You Can Check Student Work For Plagiarism YOU CAN CHECK STUDENT WORK FOR PLAGIARISM

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Jan 29, 2020

Check out how you can check assignments for plagiarism using Turnitin in Microsoft Teams.

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eLearning Localization: What, Why, And How? ELEARNING LOCALIZATION: WHAT, WHY, AND HOW?

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Jan 28, 2020

eLearning localization involves the adaptation of online courses according to the specific culture of learners. What Is Localization? eLearning localization involves the customization of learning content in order to suit the ethnic, geographic, and cultural sensibilities of learners. Localization fo...

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Prevalence of Coaching and Approaches to Supporting Prevalence of Coaching and Approaches to Supporting Coaching in Education PREVALENCE OF COACHING AND APPROACHES TO SUPPORTING PREVALENCE OF COACHING AND APPROACHES TO SUPPORTING COACHING IN EDUCATION

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Jan 28, 2020

Teacher quality is one of the most important factors that contributes to student success. There is a growing body of research that points to coaching as an effective way to support teacher growth. As such, coaching is becoming more prevalent in schools and districts in the U.S., and districts are in...

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Digital Learning 5 New tools for student use the classroom. DIGITAL LEARNING 5 NEW TOOLS FOR STUDENT USE THE CLASSROOM.

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Jan 28, 2020

Host Connie Kolosey and guests Alex Heeren and Stacey Pellerin-Vanderloop reveal some of the new tools now available in Pinellas County School classrooms.

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What to Research About Online U.S. Universities WHAT TO RESEARCH ABOUT ONLINE U.S. UNIVERSITIES

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Jan 28, 2020

FOR MANY PROSPECTIVE international students, deciding to attend a U.S.-based online university is the first step in the path toward completing an undergraduate or graduate degree. But choosing to pursue an online degree can often lead to questions about what to research to find the right fit. "...

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6 Best Practices for Using Student Data for Student Success 6 BEST PRACTICES FOR USING STUDENT DATA FOR STUDENT SUCCESS

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Jan 28, 2020

The 2020 list of EDUCAUSE’s Top 10 IT Issues provides evidence that the higher education IT community is increasingly focused on using technology to better understand students and rethink systems, culture and process to improve student success. This focus is especially critical when it comes t...

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University of Michigan Showcases New AI Ethics Center UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN SHOWCASES NEW AI ETHICS CENTER

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Jan 27, 2020

Researchers at the University of Michigan have been exploring the need to set ethics standards and policies when it comes to the use of artificial intelligence, and they now have their own place to do so. The university has created a new Center of Ethics, Society and Computing (ESC) that will focus ...

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How Your eLearning Curriculum Impacts Your LMS Implementation Success HOW YOUR ELEARNING CURRICULUM IMPACTS YOUR LMS IMPLEMENTATION SUCCESS

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Jan 27, 2020

One of the key reasons organizations want to implement a Learning Management System is to bring structure and visibility to the learning effort. As an organization grows, it becomes critical to ensure that there is a way to ensure that team members have the knowledge they need to perform their job t...

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A Balancing Act: Managing Complexity for Teaching & Learning Mathematics A BALANCING ACT: MANAGING COMPLEXITY FOR TEACHING & LEARNING MATHEMATICS

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Jan 26, 2020

This series offers educators a unique opportunity to construct their own comprehensive narrative to improving the quality of the student learning experience!

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Everything You Need To Know About Immersive Learning EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IMMERSIVE LEARNING

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Jan 25, 2020

The present-day world is powered with technology and filled with more distractions than ever! These distractions often lead to negative impacts on the process of learning. Now, the question is, how can we minimize these distractions and make learning better and more effective? Well, immersive learni...

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WE NEED A NETFLIX OF EDUCATION WE NEED A NETFLIX OF EDUCATION

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Jan 24, 2020

The difference between having access to knowledge and having such knowledge primed for your discovery and consumption is huge. Just because things are available somewhere for someone to learn doesn’t mean that they’re going to be able to sift through the mass of content out there in orde...

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How school admins use the LMS to achieve their goals HOW SCHOOL ADMINS USE THE LMS TO ACHIEVE THEIR GOALS

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Jan 23, 2020

The school’s learning management system (LMS) is an indispensable tool for blended learning, personalized learning, and instruction in general. School administrators are the ones in charge of making decisions about which edtech tools to buy, often on a tight budget. It’s no wonder that i...

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Using Your eLearning Tool Solution To Create Engaging Scenario-Based Learning Experiences USING YOUR ELEARNING TOOL SOLUTION TO CREATE ENGAGING SCENARIO-BASED LEARNING EXPERIENCES

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Jan 23, 2020

As the name suggests, scenario-based learning is a type of eLearning technique that uses scenarios to contextualize learning and add interactive decision-making during the learning process. Typically, students will work their way through a story or scenario—this can be either a problem-based o...

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Why technology could be the key to powering the teachers of tomorrow WHY TECHNOLOGY COULD BE THE KEY TO POWERING THE TEACHERS OF TOMORROW

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Jan 22, 2020

Microsoft has cast a look into the future of education as it looks to prepare the classrooms of tomorrow with the technology they need to thrive. The computing giant has revealed new research at BETT 2020 today that examines just what the teachers of 2030 will require in terms of technological needs...

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AS K THRU 12 VR USE GROWS, RESEARCHERS CONSIDER ITS IMPACT ON CHILDREN AS K THRU 12 VR USE GROWS, RESEARCHERS CONSIDER ITS IMPACT ON CHILDREN

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Jan 22, 2020

Virtual reality technology is only just starting to find its way into K-12 classrooms across the globe, so there isn’t much long-term data to sift through when it comes to the impact that such augmented reality technologies can have on the development of young learners. With no real way to tel...

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Impact Assessment STEM Engagement and Learning IMPACT ASSESSMENT STEM ENGAGEMENT AND LEARNING

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Jan 22, 2020

This report has been prepared by PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting (Australia) Pty Ltd (“PwC”) for Queensland Museum Foundation Trust (QMF) in accordance with and for the purpose of understanding the impact of World Science Festival Brisbane 2019 on STEM engagement and learning. The info...

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eLearning Trends In 2020 - Featuring Tips On How You Can Leverage Them For Learning, Performance Gain, And Behavioral Change ELEARNING TRENDS IN 2020 - FEATURING TIPS ON HOW YOU CAN LEVERAGE THEM FOR LEARNING, PERFORMANCE GAIN, AND BEHAVIORAL CHANGE

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Jan 21, 2020

During the last year, we have seen a considerable shift in the way online training is being designed and delivered. It aligns better with what the learners want (short, focused, on-the-go, on-demand, available within their workflow, and so on). It also marks a significant shift in the way L&D te...

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Why International Students Should Consider an Online U.S. College WHY INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS SHOULD CONSIDER AN ONLINE U.S. COLLEGE

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Jan 21, 2020

While most U.S. colleges and universities offer some online courses, an increasing number now offer fully online undergraduate degree programs. "For international students who want to interact with learners from around the world without having to travel around the world, an online degree is a g...

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Top Learning Management System (LMS) Statistics For 2020 You Need To Know TOP LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (LMS) STATISTICS FOR 2020 YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jan 21, 2020

The reasons behind this growth are simple, not only are HR managers and training managers looking for a way to educate their employees in a flexible and low-cost way, but educators are seeing the benefits of introducing a Learning Management System to their students. The Global Growth Of The Mobile ...

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Learning and teaching transformed for 65,000 students and teachers LEARNING AND TEACHING TRANSFORMED FOR 65,000 STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

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Jan 21, 2020

K-12 education provider transformed learning and teaching across 147 schools using more than 65,000 devices managed by VMware Workspace ONE.

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The benefits of VR-Learning THE BENEFITS OF VR-LEARNING

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Jan 21, 2020

Young people are the experts of tomorrow. This raises many questions about the education for and of the future. Innovative technologies create completely new opportunities in the learning process. Therefore, the goal of the Digital Education Day (DED) 2019 was to help students gain media literacy &n...

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Inspiring an Interest in STEM Early On INSPIRING AN INTEREST IN STEM EARLY ON

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Jan 20, 2020

Through his travels around the world, KTSDI Manager Ken Timmings has seen many education systems. He says the U.S. could benefit from applying other country’s practices when it comes to introducing kids to STEM and manufacturing at the kindergarten level.

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A Reality Check for 2020: VR in Education A REALITY CHECK FOR 2020: VR IN EDUCATION

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Jan 20, 2020

Nearly 43% of UCD students have tried VR before. Still, for the first time, the number of undergrad students having tried VR seems to have leveled off. An expected upwards trajectory was not in evidence. Is this the first sign that we have reached a possible saturation point for the youth market? On...

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CORPORATE VS. EDUCATIONAL ELEARNING CORPORATE VS. EDUCATIONAL ELEARNING

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Jan 20, 2020

Elearning has become almost synonymous with education these days, both in K-12 settings and higher education. Benefits of incorporating elearning into an educational environment. With the advent of elearning, however, comes another, yet more specific, learning opportunity, one that veers slightly aw...

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What Is Adaptive Learning And How Does It Benefit Training? WHAT IS ADAPTIVE LEARNING AND HOW DOES IT BENEFIT TRAINING?

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Jan 19, 2020

Each of us has a different understanding of the world, different potentials to achieve our goals and so different learning needs. Yet organizations often deliver the same training to everyone, as if we’re exactly the same. This means none of us ever gets the exact training we need. We may lear...

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Is Digitalizing Education Really A Conversation IS DIGITALIZING EDUCATION REALLY A CONVERSATION

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Jan 19, 2020

Angelo Maduli is an educator and lifelong learner. He is the founder and Lead Learner at Learning pitstop. He says that we are missing the real purpose of education in the hyper of technology and digitalisation.

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Leverage Technology to Support Learning Any Time and Anywhere LEVERAGE TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT LEARNING ANY TIME AND ANYWHERE

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Jan 16, 2020

When you imagine a modern classroom, what do you see? Are there rows of forward-facing student desks? Is there a lectern or a teacher’s desk at the front of the room? Increasingly, that’s not the reality. Educational technology and emerging workforce trends are key reasons why. Instead o...

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How 5G Will Advance Educational Technology on Campus HOW 5G WILL ADVANCE EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY ON CAMPUS

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Jan 16, 2020

The buzz about 5G has been around for a couple of years, but many in IT say that 2020 is the year 5G will really take off. The next generation of cellular connection includes both speed and simultaneity improvements, meaning that more devices can connect at once while also enjoying better download a...

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The Happiness Advantage in Education: Preview THE HAPPINESS ADVANTAGE IN EDUCATION: PREVIEW

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Jan 15, 2020

What is the Happiness Advantage and how can it impact the education of learners? At a young age, we’re taught that if we work hard, we’ll be successful, and then we’ll be happy. But what if that formula is backwards: what if happiness fuels success, not the other way around?

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FETC 2020: Breaking Down Silos for Successful Ed Tech Initiatives FETC 2020: BREAKING DOWN SILOS FOR SUCCESSFUL ED TECH INITIATIVES

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Jan 15, 2020

Twenty or 30 years ago, the role of an IT director centered on maintaining devices and networks — a facilities role. But today, particularly in K–12 education, IT leaders play a much more integral part in maintaining technology used in school and districts, as well as supporting overall ...

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BLENDED LEARNING BUILT ON TEACHER EXPERTISE BLENDED LEARNING BUILT ON TEACHER EXPERTISE

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Jan 15, 2020

Blended learning was developed as a strategy to combat the often ineffectiveness of traditional teaching methods, while still harnessing the power of educator expertise. Within a classroom, a wide variety of skill sets and motivation levels are present, and teachers are expected to reach each and ev...

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The Future of Work: A STEM Imperative THE FUTURE OF WORK: A STEM IMPERATIVE

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Jan 15, 2020

New jobs are being created everyday and not enough people are currently trained with the skills needed to address these new positions. To rapidly develop the skills needed to fill these roles a new approach to STEM related teaching and training will be required.

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The Beginner’s Guide To Adaptive Learning: 5 Questions To Consider THE BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO ADAPTIVE LEARNING: 5 QUESTIONS TO CONSIDER

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Jan 14, 2020

What Is Adaptive Learning? Adaptive learning is a technique that uses technology and data to address each learner's trouble spots by automatically providing individual support, thereby making learning more effective. How Does Adaptive Learning Benefit Learners? Adaptive learning acts as a one-on...

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THE BENEFITS OF HIGHER EDUCATION FOR INDIVIDUALS AND SOCIETY THE BENEFITS OF HIGHER EDUCATION FOR INDIVIDUALS AND SOCIETY

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Jan 14, 2020

As in previous editions, Education Pays 2019: The Benefits of Higher Education for Individuals and Society documents differences in the earnings and employment patterns of U.S. adults with different levels of education. It also compares health-related behaviors, reliance on public assistance program...

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How personalized learning could help shape the future of education HOW PERSONALIZED LEARNING COULD HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION

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Jan 14, 2020

Education strategist Dwayne Matthews joins us to talk about this new method of personalized online learning.

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From Artificial Intelligence to Augmented Reality to Peer-to-Peer Learning, 7 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2020 FROM ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO AUGMENTED REALITY TO PEER-TO-PEER LEARNING, 7 ED TECH TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2020

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Jan 14, 2020

Technology has taken over the century, creating a rapidly changing landscape that has dramatically touched nearly every aspect of social interaction, business and entertainment. Education, though, has proven slow in experiencing the digital disruption, says Michal Borkowski, CEO and co-founder of Br...

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From VR to AR: How the language and imagery of MOVIE FX has now Improved an Educational FUTURE! FROM VR TO AR: HOW THE LANGUAGE AND IMAGERY OF MOVIE FX HAS NOW IMPROVED AN EDUCATIONAL FUTURE!

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Jan 14, 2020

What is an ARG? As the name suggests, it uses the real world as a scene for action – in other words, it integrates the real world into the fabric of the game. A typical characteristic of such games is that they deny they are games at all. ARGs usually pretend that more is happening in this wor...

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STEAM vs STEM: Redefining key skills for the future STEAM VS STEM: REDEFINING KEY SKILLS FOR THE FUTURE

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Jan 14, 2020

What struck me was that, for most of these students, finding a meaningful solution to a real-world problem wasn’t rooted in in-depth technical knowledge, but rather a creative mindset and a drive to innovate. It’s these human skills – creativity, innovation, problem-solving and the...

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How Colleges Use Audiovisual Experiences to Attract Tomorrow’s Students HOW COLLEGES USE AUDIOVISUAL EXPERIENCES TO ATTRACT TOMORROW’S STUDENTS

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Jan 13, 2020

Increasingly, colleges are integrating audiovisual technology into learning spaces. Students and faculty are more likely than ever to experience huge video walls on campus, high-brightness projectors in lecture halls and advanced visualization systems enabling immersive, interactive education &mdash...

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Can VR play a valuable role in medical imaging training? CAN VR PLAY A VALUABLE ROLE IN MEDICAL IMAGING TRAINING?

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Jan 13, 2020

Students can use virtual reality (VR) training to learn about radiographic hand positioning skills, according to a new study published in Radiography. How would this compare to other training techniques? Simulated learning environments (SLEs) are often used in medical imaging training, the authors e...

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Reinforcement Learning an Introduction & Intuition REINFORCEMENT LEARNING AN INTRODUCTION & INTUITION

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Jan 13, 2020

This video gives you the Reinforcement Learning Introduction & Intuition along with some of its applications in the real world. It also explains the difference between supervised learning and reinforcement learning. Later in the video. This video also tells you about different types of reinforce...

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The Impact of New Technologies on Education THE IMPACT OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES ON EDUCATION

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Jan 12, 2020

New educational technologies are helping to drive new ways of learning, a process that has been analyzed by Niall Ferguson, Professor of History at Harvard University and author of some fascinating books such as ‘The Square and the Tower’ and ‘The Ascent of Money’.

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EdTech Apps Will Solve Present Education Problems EDTECH APPS WILL SOLVE PRESENT EDUCATION PROBLEMS

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Jan 11, 2020

Most of the EdTech apps provide personalized tutors that teach one-on-one, but in case the tutors are busy or you wish to learn from someone else with a fresh perspective, integrating a course-specific forum is a brilliant idea. It's also perfect for the students that can't interact with oth...

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Why Your Education Industry Needs ERP WHY YOUR EDUCATION INDUSTRY NEEDS ERP

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Jan 11, 2020

The education industry plays a critical role in honing the talent of a child. Schools, colleges, and universities play a major role in cognitive and academic development. This is why educational institutions must contribute to robust and enterprise-ready software. Educational institutions and school...

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A student A STUDENT'S STORY: HOW ANALYTICS CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN EDUCATION

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Jan 10, 2020

How can analytics reach James, and future students like him, and intervene to keep them in school?An analytics-driven approach can help colleges and universities build exceptional student experiences and potentially improve student retention. Learn more about IBM Analytics for Education. For more in...

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A Practice-based Model of STEM Teaching A PRACTICE-BASED MODEL OF STEM TEACHING

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Jan 10, 2020

Teachers today are being asked to think “outside of the box” in order to prepare their students for a career and a life that is largely unknown due to the warp speed changing needs and desires of society today. While many teachers today happily accept the challenge and are driven by curi...

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Can you teach K-12 students to become entrepreneurs? CAN YOU TEACH K-12 STUDENTS TO BECOME ENTREPRENEURS?

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Jan 09, 2020

For an overwhelming majority of us, an entrepreneur is a famous business person who probably has a very compelling story: starting very early, such as Bill Gates, or late like Colonel Sanders. They have reached rockstar status in one way or another. Scratch that, they are the heroes of today, who ha...

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6 Ways Gamification Boosts Learning 6 WAYS GAMIFICATION BOOSTS LEARNING

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Jan 09, 2020

Gamified education uses hard-wired neurological impulses and can improve how long students focus on their learning. As any teacher—and this study, among others—will tell you, engagement is one of the most essential aspects of successful education. When students are engaged, they focus in...

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PoE Technology Created Better Classroom Learning Environment POE TECHNOLOGY CREATED BETTER CLASSROOM LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

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Jan 09, 2020

Mary Claire Write, a computer science teacher in Mobile, AL, discusses the difference Igor's smart building technology has made in her classroom.

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ONLINE COURSES AND COMPLEXITIES OF GRADUATION RATES ONLINE COURSES AND COMPLEXITIES OF GRADUATION RATES

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Jan 08, 2020

The rate at which students are enrolling into online courses has yet to slow down. Online courses, in this context, refers to courses provided digitally by public colleges and universities, as well as those taught by private non-profit and for-profit institutions. Thousands of students take at least...

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Desktop Vs. Cloud Authoring Tools: How To Choose Your eLearning Solution DESKTOP VS. CLOUD AUTHORING TOOLS: HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR ELEARNING SOLUTION

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Jan 08, 2020

Not so long ago, eLearning authoring tools were just emerging, which meant training managers were quite limited in their options when creating new material for their company. However, the industry has come a long way since then. One of the major advances is the introduction of cloud-based tools for ...

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Tapestry: Machine Learning and Analytics for the Fashion Industry on AWS TAPESTRY: MACHINE LEARNING AND ANALYTICS FOR THE FASHION INDUSTRY ON AWS

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Jan 08, 2020

Learn how Tapestry's Data Labs team builds fast repeatable Analytics applications for the fashion Industry with AWS Amplify and Machine Learning.

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Education Strategy 2020: Investing in People’s Knowledge and Skills to Promote Development. EDUCATION STRATEGY 2020: INVESTING IN PEOPLE’S KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS TO PROMOTE DEVELOPMENT.

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Jan 08, 2020

We are living through a period of extraordinary change. The stunning rise of the middle-income countries, led by China, India, and Brazil, has intensified the desire of many nations to increase their competitiveness by building more highly skilled workforces. Technological advances are changing job ...

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The Rise of STEM in Schools THE RISE OF STEM IN SCHOOLS

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Jan 08, 2020

STEM education has received a lot of attention in the United States over the last couple of decades, but it turns out implementing changes to curricula take time. Instructors have to be trained and put into place, which takes several years before the first students can be trained. The first group of...

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Successful AI Examples in Higher Education That Can Inspire Our Future SUCCESSFUL AI EXAMPLES IN HIGHER EDUCATION THAT CAN INSPIRE OUR FUTURE

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Jan 07, 2020

Over the past few years, news of the success of data-fed virtual teaching assistants and smart enrollment counselor chatbots has had the higher education world abuzz with the possibilities inherent in using artificial intelligence on campus. Colleges and universities hope AI will help them offload t...

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What You Need for Digital Transformation in Higher Education WHAT YOU NEED FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Jan 07, 2020

We hear a great deal about the need for higher education to adapt to cultural shifts, technological changes, revenue pressures and student demands for engagement. Given this, it is not at all surprising that leaders are thinking about ways they can adapt their institutions to address these concerns,...

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Are bilingual education programs the future? ARE BILINGUAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS THE FUTURE?

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Jan 07, 2020

Research shows that dual-language programs where children learn both Spanish and English are especially helpful for Latino English-language learners.

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CAPA CAPA'S STUDENT LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT OUTCOMES (SLDOS)

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Jan 06, 2020

This video talks about CAPA's SLDOs (Globalization, Urban Environments, Social Dynamics, Diversity, and Personal & Professional Development), which are aimed to help students navigate and reflect on their experience studying abroad.

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How the Edge is set to reshape the world of education HOW THE EDGE IS SET TO RESHAPE THE WORLD OF EDUCATION

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Jan 06, 2020

The education industry has undergone a technological revolution over the past decade, but there’s still one major shift on the horizon that brings together many of the technologies that have been pegged as revolutionary (Augmented Reality, for example) – in fact it is essential for succe...

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The Relevancy Of Technology In The Learning And Development Industry THE RELEVANCY OF TECHNOLOGY IN THE LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT INDUSTRY

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Jan 05, 2020

Technology has changed everything in our lives. However, Learning and Development’s early attempts to improve business results by applying technology to formal learning solutions have delivered only relatively limited results. A 2017 publication by Thalheimer reported "a great deal of var...

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Dramatic Use Of Educational Data Mining In Corporate eLearning DRAMATIC USE OF EDUCATIONAL DATA MINING IN CORPORATE ELEARNING

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Jan 04, 2020

Every day 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created and stored in databases. Most of the decision-making daily is a result of statistical analysis. Facebook knows to suggest new friends, Netflix knows the television shows you would like, and you look up Trip Advisor to check the highest-rated restau...

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Artificial Intelligence: Is It The Best Tool For Learning English? ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: IS IT THE BEST TOOL FOR LEARNING ENGLISH?

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Dec 31, 2019

According to Forbes magazine, "85% of the interactions between a customer and a business will be through AI software by 2020." We as customers of Amazon, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Apple products are already interacting with AI, although we are not always aware of this interaction. T...

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Ways to Use Artificial Intelligence AI in Education WAYS TO USE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AI IN EDUCATION

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Dec 29, 2019

The daily advancements in technology have transformed various industries in the world, including the education sector. Since education plays a key role in expanding our knowledge pool and enlightening younger generations, it only makes sense that this sector leverages digital solutions to help human...

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Top 5 Ways Machine Learning & AI is Transforming the Education System TOP 5 WAYS MACHINE LEARNING & AI IS TRANSFORMING THE EDUCATION SYSTEM

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Dec 27, 2019

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are gaining widespread adoption in the past few years. Interestingly, the education industry hasn’t been shy in implementing both of these advancing technologies. In this blog, we’ll discuss how ML and AI are transforming the education system....

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What Will Be The Biggest Edtech Trends In 2020? WHAT WILL BE THE BIGGEST EDTECH TRENDS IN 2020?

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Dec 25, 2019

From the ancient to modern era, Indian education has transformed from gurukuls to digital learning platforms and from handwritten manuscripts to app-based programs on smartphones and tablets. Education technology or edtech has revolutionised the way education is consumed in the present era. “T...

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Smart speakers are invading Higher Education internationally SMART SPEAKERS ARE INVADING HIGHER EDUCATION INTERNATIONALLY

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Dec 24, 2019

We live in a smart world. Our cars are smart, our watches are smart, our phones are smart, and even our fridges are the same. Smart technology is constantly evolving and it truly was a matter of time until voice was added to the mix. Smart speakers are slowly conquering the world. Americans have bee...

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3 New Learning Analytics Trends Driving Education 3 NEW LEARNING ANALYTICS TRENDS DRIVING EDUCATION

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Dec 23, 2019

In an age where instructors and administrators face many challenges when it comes to effectively training and educating, the field of learning analytics has grown to reflect the expanding use of data in other sectors. While there is no universal definition of learning analytics, it is said to involv...

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3 Key Benefits Of Video-Based Learning You Should Not Ignore 3 KEY BENEFITS OF VIDEO-BASED LEARNING YOU SHOULD NOT IGNORE

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Dec 23, 2019

Video-based learning is an important tool in the learning arsenal. Whether as part of an instructor-led offering, embedded in an online course, or as a stand-alone learning asset, videos can be leveraged in many ways and with great impact. Let’s talk about 3 key types of benefits we’ve s...

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How Are Income-Share Models Solving The Problem Of Education Loans For Aspiring Innovators? HOW ARE INCOME-SHARE MODELS SOLVING THE PROBLEM OF EDUCATION LOANS FOR ASPIRING INNOVATORS?

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Dec 23, 2019

Higher education has been a contentious topic in the Indian context for many years thanks to issues such as student reservations, high fees and, particularly these days, the lack of the right job to pay off education loans. Even though education is a necessary expense for young Indians, it has becom...

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For effective learning, teach students how to learn FOR EFFECTIVE LEARNING, TEACH STUDENTS HOW TO LEARN

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Dec 19, 2019

I have this recurring dream in which I need to take my final high school exams again. The clock is ticking, my mind is blank, and the words on paper don’t make any sense. I am now in my late twenties! We can all empathize with the many students sitting through exams today. They feel the pressu...

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Online Physical Education? The EdOptions Academy Approach and Why it Works ONLINE PHYSICAL EDUCATION? THE EDOPTIONS ACADEMY APPROACH AND WHY IT WORKS

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Dec 19, 2019

I’m a health and physical education teacher for Edmentum’s EdOptions Academy virtual school. It’s a job title that tends to raise some eyebrows. How do classes that are all about physical activity work in the online setting—very effectively, actually! Before making the transi...

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Virtual classes: How to Teach them in a Learning Platform VIRTUAL CLASSES: HOW TO TEACH THEM IN A LEARNING PLATFORM

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Dec 19, 2019

Demand for virtual classes is sky high and on the rise. More and more students want to be able to access a type of learning that is designed to suit them. The internet has democratised learning and there has never been an easier time for individuals to enrol in online courses, improve their skills a...

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How artificial intelligence and machine learning can help higher education HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND MACHINE LEARNING CAN HELP HIGHER EDUCATION

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Dec 19, 2019

The age of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) has arrived. Researchers and software providers are launching new solutions using AI and ML to solve business problems and differentiate in their market segments. In higher education, institutions try to stand out by using technology ...

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CAN ELEARNING PREPARE YOU FOR THE TECHNOLOGY REVOLUTION? CAN ELEARNING PREPARE YOU FOR THE TECHNOLOGY REVOLUTION?

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Dec 19, 2019

The advent of eLearning has been met with skepticism from many entrenched educational traditionalists, but such side-eyed glances at breakthroughs in online learning aren’t just unwarranted – they’re detrimental for students who could be benefiting from the Age of eLearning and sim...

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Artificial Intelligence in Higher Education: Lessons for K-12 Tech Leaders ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN HIGHER EDUCATION: LESSONS FOR K-12 TECH LEADERS

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Dec 19, 2019

Artificial Intelligence is being cited by some as the next big teaching tool, and a new area of study for students. But in addition to helping students learn, it may also make life easier for chief technology officers. That's according to a report from Campus Technology, a higher education techn...

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InSync Training: Your Partner in Modern Blended Learning INSYNC TRAINING: YOUR PARTNER IN MODERN BLENDED LEARNING

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Dec 19, 2019

InSync Training - an industry leader in virtual blended learning design, facilitation, production, and implementation. Visit our website https://www.insynctraining.com/ for more information.

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Empowering future-ready students EMPOWERING FUTURE-READY STUDENTS

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Dec 19, 2019

Microsoft’s mission to empower every student on the planet to achieve more is a commitment to do more to support students, and educators from K-Career to be ready to innovate and create in an increasingly digital world. Our focus extends to ensure we not only grow the number of students equipp...

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Working With eLearning Vendors: The Why, How, And What WORKING WITH ELEARNING VENDORS: THE WHY, HOW, AND WHAT

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Dec 19, 2019

They help you focus on your core business. Stick to your core competencies. Investing in an in-house eLearning development team is an additional expense that can be avoided when you decide to outsource eLearning development. They have expertise in eLearning development. Having spent years perfecting...

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Erasmus+ teachers ERASMUS+ TEACHERS' TRAINING PROMOTING STEM EDUCATION

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Dec 19, 2019

The training course will focus on enriching STEM curriculum through innovative activities for students, available learning and teaching resources as well as enriching educator’s skills on engaging and motivating their students. The course will also explore the need to involve the local communi...

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THE TOP 5 CHANGES THAT OCCUR WITH AI IN EDUCATION THE TOP 5 CHANGES THAT OCCUR WITH AI IN EDUCATION

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Dec 18, 2019

The impact of technologies on education is easy to notice. For around a decade, students have been actively using the Internet with its abundance of information. Also, they have been slowly getting used to having their mobile devices that made on-the-fly education possible. These are only a few thin...

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HTC believes VR is the next big tech opportunity for education HTC BELIEVES VR IS THE NEXT BIG TECH OPPORTUNITY FOR EDUCATION

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Dec 18, 2019

HTC has gone all-in on virtual reality (VR) as it believes the technology's applications will change the way education is conducted, said Thomas Dexmier, HTC country manager of Australia and New Zealand. Despite HTC's belief in VR technology, Dexmier conceded that there is still a long way t...

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Learning and growing as educators LEARNING AND GROWING AS EDUCATORS

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Dec 17, 2019

Finding time to engage in professional learning can present a challenge for educators. We keep ourselves quite busy with our daily work, creating lesson plans, interacting with students, taking care of the daily tasks and responsibilities, and preparing for each day, that finding extra time to conne...

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5 Benefits Of Artificial Intelligence In eLearning 5 BENEFITS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN ELEARNING

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Dec 17, 2019

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a term that refers to machines, especially computer systems that simulate human intelligence processes. Here are 5 benefits of using AI in eLearning. Want to be able to interact with an instructor in your native language? This is practically not possible unless the in...

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Barrows STEM Academy Boosts Student Learning and Performance in Science on State Tests BARROWS STEM ACADEMY BOOSTS STUDENT LEARNING AND PERFORMANCE IN SCIENCE ON STATE TESTS

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Dec 17, 2019

Students now use the PASCO sensors — along with the AirLink® interface, which allows them to connect the sensors wirelessly via Bluetooth® — for accurate, real time data collection. Available for over 80 measurements, the rugged, reliable sensors combine advanced technology with ...

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SmartSchool Business Model 2020 SMARTSCHOOL BUSINESS MODEL 2020'S BIGGEST BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY IN EDUCATION SECTOR

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Dec 17, 2019

SmartSchool Business Model is the biggest business opportunity in 2019. We provides K-12 Learning software which will be the future of education.

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5 Personalised Learning Outcomes You Should Expect From Your LXP 5 PERSONALISED LEARNING OUTCOMES YOU SHOULD EXPECT FROM YOUR LXP

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Dec 17, 2019

The appeal of learning outcomes is that they offer a standard set of objectives, like a set menu. If you consume the relevant training, it will equip you and deem you competent to perform the skills you’ve studied. It’s not clear how much attention learners pay to these outcomes or, more...

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Market Your School With Design Thinking: Testing Makes Perfect MARKET YOUR SCHOOL WITH DESIGN THINKING: TESTING MAKES PERFECT

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Dec 17, 2019

School marketing is hard, but it’s possible—and important. We live in an age of choice, where people and organizations are continuously vying for attention and attendance. This is especially true when it comes to schools, enrollment and standing out from the pack. No matter the title, it...

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EDTECH TRENDS TO WATCH FOR IN 2020 EDTECH TRENDS TO WATCH FOR IN 2020

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Dec 16, 2019

In 2019, the U.S. edtech industry was worth about a billion dollars. But valuations of expressly educational technology paint an incomplete picture of the relationship between technology and education. Really, almost any gadget or piece of software can play a key role in the classroom. It all depend...

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E-Book Benefits and Potential in Higher Education E-BOOK BENEFITS AND POTENTIAL IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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Dec 16, 2019

Students nowadays rely on technology for almost everything because they can find it entangled in every part of our culture. They already know how important technology is and how can affect the way we play, learn, read and work. Given the mobiles and various wireless devices, students from all around...

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SMART Boards with iQ: Web Browser SMART BOARDS WITH IQ: WEB BROWSER

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Dec 16, 2019

Use the built in web browser on your SMART Board with iQ to search for information, examples, and simulations quickly and easily while you are teaching.

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Teaching Technology, Digital Literacy as Global Competencies TEACHING TECHNOLOGY, DIGITAL LITERACY AS GLOBAL COMPETENCIES

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Dec 15, 2019

We hear lots of things about globalization, especially as it relates to a rapidly changing economy. When we talk about global disruptions (technology, education, artificial intelligence, climate), we are trying to, among other things, see what skills will our future workforce need. When analyzing th...

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Blockchain Education in China and Beyond. BLOCKCHAIN EDUCATION IN CHINA AND BEYOND.

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Dec 15, 2019

Educating the future talent pool in China on blockchain technology. A wonderful video crafted by one of our fantastic interns Mr Adrian Rega with Dr Ibai on the fundamental concepts of blockchain and the amazing work Blockchain Centre Shanghai is doing in Universities and schools.

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Q&A: Better education starts with better Internet Q&A: BETTER EDUCATION STARTS WITH BETTER INTERNET

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Dec 14, 2019

This impacts more than residents’ ability to shop online, stream video or cruise the Internet. There is also an impact on education. The NLC report found that in the 21 states that are underperforming on education standards, 76 percent reported the digital divide as significantly disadvantageo...

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Changing the Paradigm from Classroom to eLearning CHANGING THE PARADIGM FROM CLASSROOM TO ELEARNING

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Dec 13, 2019

To solve this problem, first you need to understand why employees are not always welcoming toward eLearning. While training has been an integral part of corporate workplace, until recent years it was dominated by instructor-led classroom sessions. Any radical change, especially when it involves tech...

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Social Dimension of Higher Education:what role and what perception for our institutions? SOCIAL DIMENSION OF HIGHER EDUCATION:WHAT ROLE AND WHAT PERCEPTION FOR OUR INSTITUTIONS?

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Dec 13, 2019

The objective of the paper is to outline the approach to social dimension in higher education in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) through an overview of the way it has been addressed in the different higher education Ministers’ Communiques. In addition, the way it has been approached ...

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Ease the struggle of struggling students with these useful browser extensions EASE THE STRUGGLE OF STRUGGLING STUDENTS WITH THESE USEFUL BROWSER EXTENSIONS

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Dec 12, 2019

E-learning has become an intricate part of education in general. However, there are categories of students who don’t have equal chances when it comes to accessing the Internet, which hinders their development and personal growth. Many developmental disabilities, for instance, affect the inform...

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Digital Skills for Everyone DIGITAL SKILLS FOR EVERYONE

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Dec 12, 2019

Local organizations, nonprofits, and community colleges across the country are using the free Applied Digital Skills curriculum to teach people practical skills they can use to find jobs, thrive in the workplace, or grow their small businesses.

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Why Your Online Learning Strategy Isn’t Engaging WHY YOUR ONLINE LEARNING STRATEGY ISN’T ENGAGING

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Dec 12, 2019

In today’s ever-changing professional landscape there is no time to stop learning. Technology continues to shift and jobs are redefined every day. However, continuing education does not require a textbook or even a test. Today, close to 80 percent of companies have invested in some form of onl...

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How K–12 Schools Can Use Technology to Combat Absenteeism HOW K–12 SCHOOLS CAN USE TECHNOLOGY TO COMBAT ABSENTEEISM

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Dec 12, 2019

Consider this statistic: As many as 8 million students were chronically absent from school during the 2015–2016 school year, up from 7.2 million two years earlier, according to national data released in 2018 by Attendance Works. That means 1 in 7 students missed 15 or more days of school. Of t...

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THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN MOBILE LEARNING AND ELEARNING THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN MOBILE LEARNING AND ELEARNING

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Dec 11, 2019

The delivery of education has advanced over time as different technologies became available, and people’s lifestyles started to change. With the advent of computers and the internet, classes were no longer confined to a building, and distance learning became possible. With the advancement of t...

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How Arizona State University Built a Smart Campus HOW ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY BUILT A SMART CAMPUS

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Dec 11, 2019

The Internet of Things has big potential for post-secondary campuses: Colleges are already using connected devices and sensors to save on HVAC costs and improve student security. But as the cost of IoT sensors falls — from an average of $1.30 back in 2004 to just 44 cents last year — ins...

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How Cengage Learning Increases Efficiency Using LogicMonitor HOW CENGAGE LEARNING INCREASES EFFICIENCY USING LOGICMONITOR

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Dec 11, 2019

See how the DevOps team at Cengage Learning, one of the worlds top online education publishing houses, uses LogicMonitor to monitor their local data centers and cloud environments in AWS.

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Effective Blended Learning Strategies Using Digital Formats EFFECTIVE BLENDED LEARNING STRATEGIES USING DIGITAL FORMATS

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Dec 11, 2019

Blended learning offers more power to the experience of learning by reaping the benefits of structured classroom training as well as the personalized nature of digital training. In other words, this learning approach is a combination of one or more of the following digital learning formats and class...

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WHY IMPLEMENTATION OF E-LEARNING INTO HIGHER EDUCATION IS STILL AN ISSUE? WHY IMPLEMENTATION OF E-LEARNING INTO HIGHER EDUCATION IS STILL AN ISSUE?

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Dec 11, 2019

Application of ICT and e-learning has to be carefully planned and devised to be set in the pedagogical context. Teachers need new knowledge and skills. Teachers need support and training how to efficiently implement new technologies into teaching and learning. National and university policies on edu...

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Priorities for Undergraduate Education: Quality PRIORITIES FOR UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION: QUALITY

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Dec 10, 2019

The American Academy’s Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education established Strengthening the Student Educational Experience as a National Priority and proposes an array of recommendations for colleges and universities.

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eBook Release: The L&D Disruption Playbook EBOOK RELEASE: THE L&D DISRUPTION PLAYBOOK

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Dec 10, 2019

The L&D field has been trying to take advantage of the latest technological advancements since its inception. Even technologies that are now obsolete, such as the overhead projector, were once state-of-the-art innovations. Still, they thrived thanks to training professionals who were always look...

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4 Benefits Of AI In Personalized Learning 4 BENEFITS OF AI IN PERSONALIZED LEARNING

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Dec 10, 2019

While it might be easy to look at AI and consider it as simply another feature of learning technology designed to make it easier or cheaper, seeing AI for its true potential requires looking at personalized training through a completely different lens. That means understanding that each user is diff...

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AI and Smart Campuses Are Among Higher Ed Tech to Watch in 2020 AI AND SMART CAMPUSES ARE AMONG HIGHER ED TECH TO WATCH IN 2020

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Dec 09, 2019

Universities see promise in AI as a means to drive student outcomes and to empower adaptive learning. While much has been said about the potential here, actual adoption hasn’t hit the mainstream: Rather, higher education stands poised at the starting gate. “People are experimenting and d...

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5 Proven Ways to Make Your Good Online Course Great 5 PROVEN WAYS TO MAKE YOUR GOOD ONLINE COURSE GREAT

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Dec 09, 2019

Recent research uncovered just a handful of distinct elements that set great online teaching apart from the merely good. The findings came out of interviews with eight faculty members who have won awards for their online teaching from three professional associations: the Online Learning Consortium, ...

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How radical collaboration is shaping the future of schools HOW RADICAL COLLABORATION IS SHAPING THE FUTURE OF SCHOOLS

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Dec 09, 2019

By creating learning environments that go beyond the limits of traditional schooling systems, children are being encouraged to explore through play and collaboration, and are experiencing new levels of joy that sparks a life-long love of learning and development.

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10 Inevitable Education Evolutions Educators Can Lead 10 INEVITABLE EDUCATION EVOLUTIONS EDUCATORS CAN LEAD

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Dec 08, 2019

Change in education is something that is being discussed, written about, researched and even making the news at unprecedented levels. Like our climate crisis, it’s not a matter of whether it’s happening, but who will actually take action. If educators allow others to take the lead politi...

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What is Non-Formal Education WHAT IS NON-FORMAL EDUCATION

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Dec 08, 2019

Dr Howard Williamson explains what Non-Formal Education and Learning is, its history and what are the challenges in the sector in occasion of the World Non-Formal Education Forum.

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Advantages of cloud computing in education ADVANTAGES OF CLOUD COMPUTING IN EDUCATION

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Dec 08, 2019

There are tons of advantages of cloud computing in education. Not only small and medium-sized businesses and start-ups increasingly rely on cloud services, but also large and established businesses are increasingly taking advantage of new opportunities and thus improving their economic position. We ...

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Why K–12 Students Need to Be Taught to Guard Their Data Online WHY K–12 STUDENTS NEED TO BE TAUGHT TO GUARD THEIR DATA ONLINE

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Dec 07, 2019

A recent McAfee survey of 1,000 college students and recent graduates ages 18 to 25 revealed some startling statistics on how little this tech-savvy cohort knows about data security. As many as 80 percent of students surveyed said either they or a friend or family member had been affected by a cyber...

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BRILLIANT USES OF AR IN EDUCATION BRILLIANT USES OF AR IN EDUCATION

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Dec 04, 2019

AR is making education more playful and intuitive. What are the most engaging examples currently out there? And what is it about this technology that’s so well suited to teaching? What has been a big year for AR was marked by a key milestone at this year’s BAFTA Children’s Awards, ...

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Artificial Intelligence Forecasts Micro-Courses As A New eLearning Trend ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FORECASTS MICRO-COURSES AS A NEW ELEARNING TREND

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Dec 04, 2019

After some decline in 2016, the eLearning market continues to grow rapidly. Investors are still quite willing to invest in educational startups. One of the most promising areas in EdTech today is microlearning. Micro-courses are a format of educational content that can be consumed in 15–20 min...

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Getting Clearer: The Educational Imperative GETTING CLEARER: THE EDUCATIONAL IMPERATIVE

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Dec 04, 2019

It could easily exacerbate gaps by advantaging students of privilege. Only with intentional scaffolds, culturally relevant pedagogy and core belief that all students can learn at high levels will a competency-based system advance equity. We want to get clearer on liberatory practices in education sy...

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Schools Face Barriers to VR Adoption in the Classroom SCHOOLS FACE BARRIERS TO VR ADOPTION IN THE CLASSROOM

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Dec 03, 2019

If the reality of VR’s pedagogical potential still seems far-fetched, consider this: VR headsets allow students to walk alongside dinosaurs or study the flora and fauna of rainforests by virtually trekking through them. Students can even dissect frogs without using a scalpel. And VR exercise g...

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Cloud Computing Is Redefining The Education Industry! CLOUD COMPUTING IS REDEFINING THE EDUCATION INDUSTRY!

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Dec 02, 2019

Today, the benefits of cloud computing are being recognized in educational industries around the world. Most of the corporations are using a cloud-based application to reduce IT costs, increase accessibility, and allow more flexibility to customize their products. The global Cloud Computing market, ...

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Virtual Classroom Video Conferencing Is Better at Engaging Remote Learners VIRTUAL CLASSROOM VIDEO CONFERENCING IS BETTER AT ENGAGING REMOTE LEARNERS

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Dec 02, 2019

Virtual classrooms are online-based learning spaces designed to have a similar interactive feel as a physical classroom. They introduce live or on-demand educational opportunities, often utilizing a broad range of technologies and goal-based learning methods. Eighty-six percent of organizations are ...

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Learning Technology Tends in Adult Education LEARNING TECHNOLOGY TENDS IN ADULT EDUCATION

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Dec 02, 2019

Teachers can put collaboration to work and bring together learners from distant points or match learners with tutors remotely. Project-based learning is useful for teaching almost anything.

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Engineering education online – the future is now ENGINEERING EDUCATION ONLINE – THE FUTURE IS NOW

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Dec 02, 2019

Engineers are taking free online courses to gain new knowledge to address challenges in their work and to improve their employment prospects, writes Brian Mulligan. You can learn almost anything on the internet. Kids are learning to play the piano without a teacher by watching YouTube videos. Techni...

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How to Education Process HOW TO EDUCATION PROCESS

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Dec 01, 2019

Education is the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge, skills, values, beliefs, and habits. Educational methods include storytelling, discussion, teaching, training, and directed research. Education frequently takes place under the guidance of educators, however learners...

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The Digital Learning Revolution: How Classes are Moving Out Of The Classroom THE DIGITAL LEARNING REVOLUTION: HOW CLASSES ARE MOVING OUT OF THE CLASSROOM

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Nov 29, 2019

Every learning process has two principal stakeholders—students and teachers, or as we like to call them learners and helps—and two fundamental engagement tools, questions and answers. Learning processes essentially can be centered on either the teacher or the student, but the outcomes th...

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Are Mobile Apps Transforming The Future of eLearning? ARE MOBILE APPS TRANSFORMING THE FUTURE OF ELEARNING?

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Nov 28, 2019

Just type anything you need, and you’ll find an app out there for everything. Food, clothes, flight tickets, you’ll find multiple apps for all of these and more. They make our everyday tasks and life easier. We have become so dependent on apps that it’s hard to imagine life without...

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5 reasons to integrate STEM into online learning 5 REASONS TO INTEGRATE STEM INTO ONLINE LEARNING

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Nov 28, 2019

STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—are highly technical, which is one reason that the education system is changing to further incorporate these subjects into the curriculum. As more and more fields require technical knowledge, it is a good idea to equip our you...

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Questions To Ask A Prospective LMS Implementation Provider QUESTIONS TO ASK A PROSPECTIVE LMS IMPLEMENTATION PROVIDER

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Nov 27, 2019

Implementation might be part of a larger project or it might be a stand-alone process, however, when choosing a vendor to work with, it’s important to understand how they plan to work with you and what you can expect out of the process. When a project is time-sensitive or has a fixed delivery ...

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How to Leverage Your Classroom Tech for Project-Based Learning HOW TO LEVERAGE YOUR CLASSROOM TECH FOR PROJECT-BASED LEARNING

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Nov 27, 2019

Project-based learning isn’t a new concept for K–12 education. Even John Dewey, a philosopher and education reformer from the late-19th to mid-20th centuries, advocated “learning by doing” to help students develop skills in place and apply critical concepts outside the classr...

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How To Improve Learner Engagement In eLearning HOW TO IMPROVE LEARNER ENGAGEMENT IN ELEARNING

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Nov 27, 2019

Hosting a whole lot of eLearning resources on your LMS does not guarantee learner engagement in eLearning. Here are 7 ways to promote learner engagement. The areas of improvement identified during a performance appraisal can be analyzed to see if online training can provide a solution. Consider the ...

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Accelerating Gains in K-12 Engineering Education ACCELERATING GAINS IN K-12 ENGINEERING EDUCATION

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Nov 27, 2019

States’ efforts to incorporate technology and engineering into K-12 science instruction appear to be bearing fruit: More than five years after states began adopting K-12 science standards that feature technology & engineering, eighth graders have notched higher scores on a national assessm...

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Digital Creators’ Challenge – getting students into STEM DIGITAL CREATORS’ CHALLENGE – GETTING STUDENTS INTO STEM

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Nov 26, 2019

Discuss the challenge and the importance of inspiring school students to explore a future pathway in Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths (STEM).

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YOUR MONTH TO MONTH GUIDE FOR UNDERSTANDING THE SCHOOL MARKET YOUR MONTH TO MONTH GUIDE FOR UNDERSTANDING THE SCHOOL MARKET

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Nov 26, 2019

Businesses may use a fiscal year, but education revolves around a unique academic calendar. The school year differs significantly from any other industry’s calendar. Not surprisingly, the academic calendar has a tremendous impact on teachers’ lives. Family vacations, home projects, and e...

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Clear Hurdles to Foster True Innovation in K–12 Schools CLEAR HURDLES TO FOSTER TRUE INNOVATION IN K–12 SCHOOLS

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Nov 25, 2019

A type of magic happens when education and technology-driven innovation come together. Guest speakers from around the world enter classrooms through a screen. Instruction weathers even the heaviest storms. Economically disadvantaged students get Wi-Fi access through backpacks. A VR headset reveals p...

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The Rise Of Online Education THE RISE OF ONLINE EDUCATION

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Nov 25, 2019

Online education has experienced significant growth over the last decade, as the internet and education combine to provide users with the opportunity to gain vital skills and qualifications. There are now multiple platforms which offer fantastic opportunities to learn online, and with the industry b...

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How Augmented and Virtual Reality Can Help to Evolve Education HOW AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY CAN HELP TO EVOLVE EDUCATION

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Nov 25, 2019

Teachers are more commonly introducing AR and VR into education, as these technologies can make certain subjects, and learning as a whole, more stimulating and effective. It isn’t so much the topics students were learning which were unengaging, but rather the traditional teaching methods. So, ...

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Why is Technology Important in Education? WHY IS TECHNOLOGY IMPORTANT IN EDUCATION?

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Nov 24, 2019

Why is Technology Important in Education? In this video, I address this question with 10 arguments why teachers should use technology to educate the current generation. I'll be exploring each argument in greater depth in future installments.

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Market Your School With Design Thinking: Best Practices For Ideation MARKET YOUR SCHOOL WITH DESIGN THINKING: BEST PRACTICES FOR IDEATION

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Nov 23, 2019

School marketing is hard, but it’s possible—and important. We live in an age of choice, where people and organizations are continuously vying for attention and attendance. This is especially true when it comes to schools, enrollment and standing out from the pack. No matter the title, it...

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WHERE THE MONEY IS IN EDTECH INVESTING WHERE THE MONEY IS IN EDTECH INVESTING

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Nov 22, 2019

There’s money in edtech, especially if you have a startup. In 2018, edtech investments raised $1.45 billion for technology startups in the United States alone. That was $250 million more than the previous year. Interestingly, though, there were fewer startups funded in 2018 than in three years...

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4 Ways Your District Can Support Social Studies Teachers 4 WAYS YOUR DISTRICT CAN SUPPORT SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHERS

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Nov 22, 2019

Social studies educators have the unique challenge of teaching subject matter that is constantly shifting. Just as culture, society and history are dynamic, so too is the corresponding curriculum. In order to keep up with changes and convey the shifting trends to students, teachers must have access ...

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How ed-tech can help leapfrog progress in education HOW ED-TECH CAN HELP LEAPFROG PROGRESS IN EDUCATION

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Nov 22, 2019

From within formal classrooms to educational games after school, technology is widely used in teaching and learning around the world. When used appropriately, technology has the power to support teachers and engage students, providing tools to create and evaluate tasks previously considered out of r...

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8 Virtual Reality Tools to Go Around the World 8 VIRTUAL REALITY TOOLS TO GO AROUND THE WORLD

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Nov 21, 2019

As for benefits, using tools for AR and VR helps educators create innovative learning spaces and transform “how” and “where” students are learning. With different AR/VR tools available, we give students the power to explore objects or places, control their learning and connec...

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Can Virtual Reality Improve Science Education? CAN VIRTUAL REALITY IMPROVE SCIENCE EDUCATION?

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Nov 21, 2019

Not too long ago, all educators needed to impart knowledge were a blackboard and some chalk. As the last few years have proven, technology affects nearly every industry. The education sector isn’t immune to the disruption of revolutionary innovations, including virtual reality. Teachers have b...

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How to Use the Student Portal designed by EDTechWorx? HOW TO USE THE STUDENT PORTAL DESIGNED BY EDTECHWORX?

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Nov 21, 2019

EDTechWorx is in the business of providing quality education through digital interactive books designed for our proprietary web and app based platform. This video has been designed for any one interested in the activity of learning on our platform.

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How ed-tech can help leapfrog progress in education HOW ED-TECH CAN HELP LEAPFROG PROGRESS IN EDUCATION

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Nov 20, 2019

From within formal classrooms to educational games after school, technology is widely used in teaching and learning around the world. When used appropriately, technology has the power to support teachers and engage students, providing tools to create and evaluate activities previously considered out...

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Fact or Fallacy: Why Esports Are Here to Stay in K–12 Schools FACT OR FALLACY: WHY ESPORTS ARE HERE TO STAY IN K–12 SCHOOLS

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Nov 20, 2019

With a $1 billion market, esports programs at K–12 schools and colleges or universities offer innovative ways to reach students in a tech-rich era. A growing number of K–12 schools are establishing esports programs, and universities are offering top players thousands of dollars in schola...

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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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Perils of the open office PERILS OF THE OPEN OFFICE

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Nov 13, 2019

Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That’s where we come in, with solutions that avert open office perils. Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That&rsqu...

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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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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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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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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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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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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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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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