Digital Learning 5 New tools for student use the classroom.

| January 28, 2020

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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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Elevate K-12 is passionate about creating high-quality teaching and learning opportunities for teachers and students. We are on a mission to make zip code free teaching available to all students, irrespective of where they live. Schools and districts partner with Elevate K-12 for high-quality live, online instruction. Get ready for a new way to classroom.

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Teachers Teach: Content, Online Tools, Assessment

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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 locations have shifted, teachers are still teaching because teachers are exemplars in adaptation.

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Remote learning – a brave new world?

Article | April 2, 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 students – platforms such as Zoom, Google Hangouts, Classroom and Microsoft Teams have seen usage grow exponentially in recent weeks.

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Welcoming Districts and Schools to the Desmos 2020-21 Middle School Math Program

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In January, we announced our core middle school math program, which pairs the open-source middle school curriculum from OpenUp Resources/Illustrative Mathematics with powerful technology, humanizing pedagogy, and intuitive design from Desmos. We were extremely grateful to receive interest from thousands of sites and teachers. In order to provide the best possible support for as many partners as possible, we’ve decided to limit participation this year to a small set of applicants.

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Elevate K-12 is passionate about creating high-quality teaching and learning opportunities for teachers and students. We are on a mission to make zip code free teaching available to all students, irrespective of where they live. Schools and districts partner with Elevate K-12 for high-quality live, online instruction. Get ready for a new way to classroom.

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