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DECODING ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION

March 31, 2023

DECODING ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION
California’s “alternative schools” are publicly funded schools designed to provide a different educational setting from traditional public schools. Students placed in alternative schools include students who have faced discipline such as expulsion or suspensions of ten or more days in a school year; students impacted by incarceration and probation contact; students with histories of missing school; and students in need of credit recovery. Alternative schools may also enroll high concentrations of students with disabilities, students with experiences in the foster system, and students who have experienced homelessness

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Don Johnston works with educators and organizations to support students who struggle to read and write because we believe that all students can learn! We empower educators with assistive technology solutions to help the widest range of students build core literacy and writing skills. Our award-winning products build in physical accessibility, integrate validated research, capitalize on new discoveries in brain science, align to current standards, and are presented in multiple medias through engaging instructional models.

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Envisioning How Data-Informed Colleges and Universities Will Redefine the Student Experience

whitePaper | February 27, 2023

The Anthology Education and Research Center has engaged with four leading higher education data practitioners who work daily to support their institutions and their students. They represent different roles and work in a varied set of institutional types. Their extensive experience provides them with unique perspectives on how data can be used across the many dimensions of a modern university.

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Students Can Develop Computational Thinking Skills Without Tech

whitePaper | November 24, 2022

As students navigate an increasingly high-tech world, digital literacy has become crucial to STEM success. Learn how educators can address the globe’s growing digital divide by teaching STEM along a high-touch to high-tech spectrum.

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Changing Demographics: How Educators Expect Populations to Shift

whitePaper | January 31, 2023

The pandemic has had a dramatic effect on student enrollment. Based on a survey of K-12 and postsecondary administrators, this whitepaper focuses on experiences and predictions regarding demographic shifts.

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Remote Learning With Minecraft: Education Edition

whitePaper | March 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 they can’t play and learn together in the same room. Minecraft: Education Edition is a game-based learning platform that builds STEM skills, unleashes creativity and engages students in collaboration and problem-solving.

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Leveraging cloud-native commerce for brands

whitePaper | December 22, 2022

While the meteoric rise of digital commerce has opened new opportunities for retailers and brands, it also presents a new set of challenges: How to cope with increased online traffic, connect in-store with eCommerce for maximum efficiency and create omnichannel journeys. As many brands still rely on monolithic commerce platforms and lag on cloud-native infrastructure, they struggle with legacy systems that lack flexibility, scalability and agility for the next wave of growth.

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One Hundred Leaders’ View on the Back to School Challenge

whitePaper | August 4, 2020

Over the last few months, the i-Ready team has had a chance to talk to more than 100 district leaders about the challenges they face as they plan for the 2020–2021 school year. We explored their challenges, their reasons to be hopeful, and the tools they believe will be most important for success in the year ahead. While every leader we spoke with had unique stories and circumstances, there were remarkable commonalities in the challenges they described.

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Don Johnston Incorporated

Don Johnston works with educators and organizations to support students who struggle to read and write because we believe that all students can learn! We empower educators with assistive technology solutions to help the widest range of students build core literacy and writing skills. Our award-winning products build in physical accessibility, integrate validated research, capitalize on new discoveries in brain science, align to current standards, and are presented in multiple medias through engaging instructional models.

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