Technology

  • Dr. Jamie Jensen: Active or Flipped?

    by - Apr 8, 2015
    Discipline-based education researcher Dr. Jamie Jensen, Assistant Professor of Biology at Brigham Young University (BYU), Provo, UT, is out to discover whether it’s the Active part of lessons, rather than the...
  • Dr. Sherry Eagle: STEM Collaboration

    by - Apr 1, 2015
    A STEM concept that was successfully piloted—originally—as a summer and after school program, with educators from four large Illinois school districts, working together—collaboratively with Aurora University faculty, corporate partners, and non-for...
  • Meaningful Little Student Data

    by - Mar 30, 2015
    It seems data has gotten some negative press lately, especially when the word is associated with student information, but meaningful student data is extremely essential to teaching and learning. It shouldn’t...
  • Teacher Apps Raise Student Privacy Concerns

    by - Mar 25, 2015
    Is it possible that unseen breaches in student data privacy could be coming from the multitude of wonderful education apps and solutions teachers are using with students in their classrooms each...
  • Patrick Larkin: Instructional Technology Top 6

    by - Mar 24, 2015
    Patrick Larkin (@PatrickMLarkin on Twitter) has been a classroom educator, building principal, district leader, and always an outspoken advocate for students, teachers, instructional technology, and education change. Today, Larkin is the...
  • Differentiated & Interdisciplinary Instruction

    by - Mar 19, 2015
    Any conversation of differentiated instruction is usually followed closely by the assessment connected to it—usually a pre- and post-test model, with plenty of check-ups in between. It is important to discover...
  • Eric Sheninger: 5 Leadership Problems

    by - Mar 17, 2015
    What are the most pressing leadership problems facing today’s education leaders? Eric Sheninger is a Senior Fellow with The International Center for Leadership in Education at Scholastic Achievement Partners, as well...
  • 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...
  • Feedback Is More Than Raising Hands

    by - Mar 9, 2015
    If raising hands is the only feedback device used at schools, today, it should be cause for a loud learning alarm to go off, because it certainly could be classified as...