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Parent Determination Leads to Son's Success with Assistive Technology - NCLD

Parent Determination Leads to Son's Success with Assistive Technology - NCLD | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Read one mother's story of finding the right assistive technology to lead her son to success.
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School Improvement: Don't wait until third grade

School Improvement: Don't wait until third grade | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
By Elliot Regenstein and Maia Connors
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Taking Advantage of Year-End Spending - MCH Data

Taking Advantage of Year-End Spending - MCH Data | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Most schools and districts will spend their remaining money prior to June 30th. We’ve seen in past years that some districts have more than $25,000 left.
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Connecting the Dots - EdNET 2017

Connecting the Dots - EdNET 2017 | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
If it’s happening in education, it’s on the agenda at EdNET. The annual EdNET conference is a meeting of the minds and a springboard for the future. Each year, 500+ education stakeholders such as publishers, software developers, hardware manufacturers, investors, industry analysts, and providers of services to schools come together to gain insights, share strategies, …
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Social Media Insider - Timing and Listening - schooldata

Social Media Insider - Timing and Listening - schooldata | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Social is a medium that can deliver big insights for brands willing to listen and better engagement if you post when educators are listening.
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22 Tips for Edtech Startups and Companies

22 Tips for Edtech Startups and Companies | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Edtech companies are being started at a staggering rate. Each promises to resolve an issue, transform education, be better than its competitors, and ultimately change the face of education. While these traits may be commendable, there is no doubt that edtech companies are struggling in a market that is over saturated with products and idea. In order to succeed, there are things 22 that they should know. Make sure you understand the education sector The education sector is a complex marketplace. Not only does every school district have varied needs but edtech products need to appeal to parents, students, administrators …
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Educator Spotlight: Getting Outside for Empathetic Learning

Educator Spotlight: Getting Outside for Empathetic Learning | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Nicole Ross, this week’s Educator of the Week, empowered her emotional and learning support students with an interactive and localized BioBlitz at Red Mill Elementary School in Etters, Pennsylvania. Nicole has switched schools since and is currently a middle school teacher in Havre De Grace, Maryland, and a member of the National Geographic Teacher Advisory…
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Maybe we're not afraid: on Edtech's inability to imagine the future

Maybe we're not afraid: on Edtech's inability to imagine the future | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Edtech's exclusionary narrative from Industrial Capitalism to Human Capital Theory
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This researcher asked kids what's wrong with U.S. schools. Here are their ideas.

This researcher asked kids what's wrong with U.S. schools. Here are their ideas. | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Who knows the most about school? Students.
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12 Potential Education Technology Implementation Pitfalls and Ways to Avoid Them by Kelly Walsh

12 Potential Education Technology Implementation Pitfalls and Ways to Avoid Them by Kelly Walsh | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
By Kelly Walsh

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EdNET Insight | U.S. Secretary of Education Announces Release of Updated ESSA Consolidated State Plan Template

EdNET Insight | U.S. Secretary of Education Announces Release of Updated ESSA Consolidated State Plan Template | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
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Teacher Appreciation Week... www.schooldata.com

Teacher Appreciation Week... www.schooldata.com | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it

Show your love for teachers with a valuable deal, giveaway, or discount. Showcase your Teacher Appreciation Week http://bit.ly/2n49P3h

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Just what is a charter school, anyway?

Just what is a charter school, anyway? | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
The Trump administration has indicated that charter schools are a major part of its education agenda. Many Americans, though, aren't sure how they work.
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Why teaching digital natives means making technology more than the icing on the cake

Why teaching digital natives means making technology more than the icing on the cake | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Tasked with producing a report for the governors of our school on the impact of flipped learning, I start by pondering how best to gather information, how to organise and present my text, and which technology or software I should use.
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Will the XQ “Super Schools” Live Up to Their Name? A new philanthropy’s competition to reinvent high school

Will the XQ “Super Schools” Live Up to Their Name? A new philanthropy’s competition to reinvent high school | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
A new philanthropy’s competition to reinvent high school
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What Personalized Learning Looks Like Across the Country: The 2017 Fifty States Project (EdSurge Guides)

What Personalized Learning Looks Like Across the Country: The 2017 Fifty States Project (EdSurge Guides) | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
If you're in education, chances are you've heard the term "personalized learning." But what does that phrase mean? What does "personalized learning" look like from coast to coast, classroom to classroom?For the last few years, we’ve collected stories written by educators--edtech coordinators, librar
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How well are American Students Learning? - Core Education, LLC

How well are American Students Learning? - Core Education, LLC | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
The Brown Center on Education Policy at Brookings has released the 16th annual Brown Center Report (BCR) on American Education by Tom Loveless. The 2017 BCR investigates three issues that are relevant to the current dialogue on U.S. education. Part I analyzes the changing scores of American students on two international tests; Part II revisits Read more about How well are American Students Learning?…
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Breakthrough Career Education Research for Students with Autism and Developmental Disabilities: Hands-On Instruction with Video Modeling Increases Career Knowledge and Job Skills Over 55%

Breakthrough Career Education Research for Students with Autism and Developmental Disabilities: Hands-On Instruction with Video Modeling Increases Career Knowledge and Job Skills Over 55% | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Amy Spriggs of the University of Kentucky, a leading authority on Special Education and evidence-based teaching methodologies, just conclude
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Expanded School Choice Not in State Ed Plans – So Far

Expanded School Choice Not in State Ed Plans – So Far | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said she'll use the process to encourage school choice, but so far states are not biting.
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10 Specific Examples Of Emerging Educational Technologies

10 Specific Examples Of Emerging Educational Technologies | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
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We Need a Paradigm Shift in Education Data to Build the Learning Generation

We Need a Paradigm Shift in Education Data to Build the Learning Generation | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
By Bridget Crumpton, Senior Advisor of the Education Commission, and Silvia Montoya, Director of the UNESCO Institute for Statistics   Ambitious goals demand more and better data, which is why the Inter-agency and Expert Group on SDG Indicators is meeting today in Ottawa. Experts from countries and international agencies including the UNESCO Institute for Statistics…
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The 2016 Education Choice and Competition Index | Brookings Institution

The 2016 Education Choice and Competition Index | Brookings Institution | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
The Education Choice and Competition Index is an annual ranking of school choice in the nation’s 100 largest school districts based on objective scoring of 13 categories of education policy and practice.
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Federal Budget Proposal Cuts Billions in Higher Education and K 12 School Programs (EdSurge News)

Federal Budget Proposal Cuts Billions in Higher Education and K 12 School Programs (EdSurge News) | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
The Department of Education would face some major downsizing under the Trump administration’s newly released budget proposal that seeks a $9 billion dollar (or 13.5 percent) reduction. The $59 billion-dollar budget eliminates teacher training grants, supplemental K-12 school programs, and higher edu
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Keeping the Humanity in Education Policy

Keeping the Humanity in Education Policy | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
Our nation must maintain high standards for our children and their education system. But we need to be careful that policies do not forget childrens' humanity.
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Dealing with a 'Culture of Fear'—Administrators on PD in the Age of Blended Learning (EdSurge News)

Dealing with a 'Culture of Fear'—Administrators on PD in the Age of Blended Learning (EdSurge News) | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
It’s pretty clear that very few people in education enjoy those typical sit-and-get professional development sessions. And when blended learning gets thrown into the mix, the situation gets even more complicated—what happens when educators seem afraid of products? Who should deliver PD, the administ
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The Digital Equity Dilemma: Part 1

The Digital Equity Dilemma: Part 1 | Quality Teachers + EdTech = Learning Success | Scoop.it
If you work in education, you’ve likely seen the equality vs. equity illustration, which depicts that individuals may need different levels of support
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