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  • Supt. John C. Carver: Future Ready

    by - Mar 12, 2015
    Superintendent John C. Carver (@JohnCCarver) leads the Howard-Winneshiek Community Schools in Northeast Iowa (Cresco). He has never been stranded on an education island, or shied away from speaking his education mind....
  • Future Ready?

    by - Mar 11, 2015
    School leaders around the nation have been focusing more on being Future Ready. More than 2,000 superintendents have already signed the Future Ready Pledge. Some have taken advantage of the Free...
  • School Leader Dr. Marsha Jones

    by - Mar 5, 2015
    Whenever I interview a great school leader, they all seem to have certain attributes in common. Among those traits are amazing energy, ways to creatively figure out how best to use...
  • Plan Right for Instructional Technology

    by - Feb 24, 2015
    Depending upon where you are right now, your school or district may have little to no technology, some technology, its fair share of technology—along with varying degrees of that as mismatched...
  • What Educators Should Know

    by - Feb 20, 2015
    We are at a time when educators need to know what they don’t know. Teachers, who may be using technology in a last century way, need to be mentored to help...
  • Education Bandwagons

    by - Feb 17, 2015
    It seems that in education we tend to jump on bandwagons a lot. Hopping on the bandwagon is a very old phrase, and can refer to when a trend garners enough...
  • How Do We Keep Education Relevant?

    by - Jan 28, 2015
    When Austin-based NMC (New Media Consortium) presented their latest report at BETT 2015 in London, UK, it brought several interesting things to our attention. The Horizon Report – Technology Outlook for...
  • Lead Learners More Than Words

    by - Jan 8, 2015
    Educators passionate in making a difference sometimes get caught up in the words and definitions they use to describe great education initiatives and purpose. The use of the phrase “Lead Learners”...
  • Flat Panel Touch for That iPad Feel

    by - Oct 6, 2014
    With all the iPads and tablets being used in schools and classrooms today the presentation options such as whiteboards and flat panel displays for whole class collaboration may get overlooked. The...
  • EFF11 Moving to Global Learning Action

    by - Sep 25, 2014
    Education Fast Forward’s global education momentum In sport there is a thing called momentum for a team, as well as the feeling of being in the moment for a participant. Both...