Addressing Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion in the STEM Classroom

| July 31, 2020

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Principal Hayes walks into a fifth-grade classroom to observe a lesson. After listening to small-group discussions for a few minutes, she checks her schedule. She thought she was going to observe a science lesson, but the students are sharing stories about family meals. She approaches the teacher, Mr. Amari, who is in the process of projecting a piece of artwork showing a mother and daughter working with dried corn. Mr. Amari explains that the class will be studying sugars and starches.

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Everonn Education Limited

Everonn is one of the leading educational companies in India. Being listed in both the NSE and BSE, we are the largest VSAT education network in the world. We have a firm foothold in various education segments like schools, colleges, web products, entrance examination guidance, retail, skill development, teacher training, education resources, e-governance, animation and gaming and formal education. During its inception in 1987, the company was called as Systems International which provided computer education at schools.

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Article | April 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 online infrastructure must now deliver distance learning at scale. For educators who are tech-savvy (and those who are not) to make this transition and develop curricula that support student success, the right resources are critical.

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The Role of IT in Education: How Tech Leaders Are Taking Charge in Higher Ed

Article | February 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 president of enterprise infrastructure solutions at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, this also holds true at many colleges and universities.

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Getting Your School Board on Board for Educational Tech

Article | March 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 needs and learning objectives. But getting school boards to approve funding for new tech isn’t so easy. Administrators and IT leaders must keep in mind that school boards are balancing budgets and technology requests but may not be experts in the technologies presented to them.

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Trending online courses in business, data science, tech, and health

Article | July 21, 2020

With more world-class content launching every week, there are always new topics to explore, new skills to learn, and new ways to achieve your goals. These latest courses, Specializations, Professional Certificates, and MasterTrack™ Certificates cover everything from AI, blockchain, and cybersecurity, to contact tracing, social work, and UX design. What will you learn next? Financial technology (FinTech) is changing the way we think about financial services, and with blockchain technology serving as an encryption base for a variety of applications, understanding its use and limitations is a critical skill for FinTech leaders across industries.

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Everonn Education Limited

Everonn is one of the leading educational companies in India. Being listed in both the NSE and BSE, we are the largest VSAT education network in the world. We have a firm foothold in various education segments like schools, colleges, web products, entrance examination guidance, retail, skill development, teacher training, education resources, e-governance, animation and gaming and formal education. During its inception in 1987, the company was called as Systems International which provided computer education at schools.

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