5 key questions for school leaders this spring

| April 3, 2018

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For school leaders across the country, spring marks that turning point where year-end planning kicks into high gear .From school security to choice to funding, administrators have a lot to think about. They also have a lot to do in the ensuing months to ensure their schools and students are positioned to succeed next fall.

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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" detected in Wuhan, and it has not been the same ever since. As soon as WHO declared COVID-19 (designated as 2019-nCoV) a pandemic, schools, colleges, and universities began to shutdown. Even countries are on lockdown (Italy), and many states have issued a suspension of or screening for air travel due to this novel virus. In fact, an uneven global response on whether or not school should be closed is also troubling.

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How Community Coalitions Are Bridging the Digital Divide

Article | March 21, 2020

Across the country, local networks known as Education Innovation Clusters (EdClusters) are bringing together partners and resources to meet urgent needs and envision a new future for teaching and learning. Many of these efforts are rooted in long-standing partnerships across sectors and institutions. As COVID-19 disrupted the lives of students, educators, and families earlier this year, EdClusters sprang into action, leveraging their capacity and reach in ways their networks were uniquely ready to do. Their collective efforts are meeting a range of needs—from internet access to devices to social-emotional supports. As schools prepare for uncertain and complex reopenings, we turn to Kansas City and Rhode Island for powerful examples of community in action.

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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 their own, sift through a considerable amount of content material without needing critical academic guidance. Thus, instructors assign lots of content material to learners without proper mediation or coaching. According to Bernard Bull (2013), skillful online instructors must:

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Google Lens working on a step-by-step math problem solver

Article | March 21, 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 features. Keep in mind that Google may or may not ever ship these features, and our interpretation of what they are may be imperfect. We’ll try to enable those that are closer to being finished, however, to show you how they’ll look in the case that they do ship. With that in mind, read on.

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The In2itive LMS provides a customisable learning platform to train your employees and clients online. It is customised to meet your functional and brand preferences and your ongoing clients’ needs. We work with companies who need and value flexibility. Our LMS and consultative approach will help you embrace learning technologies, share your expertise and develop your people and business online.We're a UK company and our LMS is a responsive cloud based learning platform (SCORM and xAPI compliant) that enables you to deliver e-learning, training and collaboration solutions to external paying customers (Training Providers) or internal employees (Enterprise learning). With hundreds of thousands of individuals using our learning platform for their online training our solutions are secure, reliable and proven.

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