Education Translation for Educational Institutions: K-12 and Higher Education

| February 11, 2019

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elelanguage.com | The growing number of limited-English proficient students in U.S. schools highlights the importance of language access in schools and educational institutions. Approximately 4.8 million students in U.S. public schools have limited English language skills.

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Leader Valley is a business-education partnership with a mission to “develop the leadership skills of Cedar Valley students"​. We strive to provide PreK-12 students with the essential employability skills needed for a life of effectiveness and to prepare them for a competitive advantage in the workforce. We are doing this through Leader in Me, a school transformation model built upon the principles and practices of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

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Competency-Based Approaches Focus On Skills, Relevancy and Personalization

Article | February 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 subject or level, the aim was for the learner to acquire content knowledge. But in an era where information is readily available through the digital revolution, many are asking what should the outcome be of learning?

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Overcoming security and privacy concerns with e-learning

Article | February 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 students. At the postsecondary level, more than 15% of students were enrolled exclusively online in 2017. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, a further 33.1% took at least one online course. It’s important to note that those impressive numbers don’t include remote students at the elementary or high school level.

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5 Roles That Artificial Intelligence A Game Changer In Education Industry

Article | March 5, 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 intelligence is ready to perform big changes (and in some cases already) is in education. While we may not see humanoid robots acting as teachers in the next decade, there are already many projects that use computer intelligence to help students and teachers gain more educational experience. Those tools are just a few of the paths here, and those that follow will shape and define the future educational experience.

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3D-printable cases for the Raspberry Pi High Quality Camera

Article | August 26, 2020

How do we know you love it? Because the internet is now full of really awesome 3D-printable cases and add-ons our community has created in order to use their High-Quality Camera out and about…or for Octoprint…or home security…or SPACE PHOTOGRAPHY, WHAT?! We thought it would be fun to show you some of 3D designs we’ve seen pop up on sites like Thingiverse and MyMiniFactory, so that anyone with access to a 3D printer can build their own camera too!

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Leader Valley

Leader Valley is a business-education partnership with a mission to “develop the leadership skills of Cedar Valley students"​. We strive to provide PreK-12 students with the essential employability skills needed for a life of effectiveness and to prepare them for a competitive advantage in the workforce. We are doing this through Leader in Me, a school transformation model built upon the principles and practices of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.

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