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Dyslexia: Hidden Costs and Money-Saving Techniques for Districts

Dyslexia: Hidden Costs and Money-Saving Techniques for Districts | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
In this edWebinar, join us to learn how you can save money for your district while successfully implementing a strategic dyslexia plan.
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Learning Ally’s “Science of Reading Engagement” Emphasizes Education Gamification Best Practices to Build Stronger Reading Habits in Struggling Learners

Learning Ally’s “Science of Reading Engagement” Emphasizes Education Gamification Best Practices to Build Stronger Reading Habits in Struggling Learners | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) January 22, 2018 -- As more K-12 educators search for proven ways to bridge the reading achievement gap for students of all ages,
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Nation's Schools Stuck in 'Average' Range on Annual Report Card

The C grade on this year's Quality Counts report continues years of flat performance as states begin to grapple with the challenges and opportunities under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
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eSchool News Articles - eSchool Media

eSchool News Articles - eSchool Media | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
What does cybersecurity education look like for today’s young students? And why is it critical?
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U.S. Education in 2017 in 10 Charts

This collection of charts, graphs, maps, and visualizations all feature data that were released this year and convey some big takeaways about U.S. schools, students, and teachers in 2017.
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American children are drowning in self-esteem

American children are drowning in self-esteem | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
The Economist’s Washington correspondent wonders why his offspring are being taught swimming so well and maths so badly
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Top 100 Education Blogs for Educators and Teachers - Education Blog

Top 100 Education Blogs for Educators and Teachers - Education Blog | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Education Blogs Top 100 list ranked. Best education blogs for teachers, elementary & higher education blogs, teaching blogs, online & higher education blogs
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7 Ways Audiobooks Benefit Students Who Struggle with Reading - WeAreTeachers

7 Ways Audiobooks Benefit Students Who Struggle with Reading - WeAreTeachers | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Students really can read with their ears.
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Diegnan & "Learning Ally" Work together to Provide Audiobooks for Dyslexic Students

Diegnan & "Learning Ally" Work together to Provide Audiobooks for Dyslexic Students | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ  – Senator Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr.(D-18) today touted a state budget resolution he sponsored that will appropriate $1.5 million dollars for 6,002 New Jerse
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'We Aren't Seen As Professionals': Educator Explains Why She Left the Classroom

'We Aren't Seen As Professionals': Educator Explains Why She Left the Classroom | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
If the education system wants to attract more talented young people to the teaching profession, says a former teacher, a culture shift is in order.
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Gates Foundation to Shift Education Focus

Gates Foundation to Shift Education Focus | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Bill Gates on Thursday plans to announce a $1.7 billion investment and detail his philanthropic organization’s move toward building collaborative school networks.
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Reading and Math Disabilities: Two Sides of the Same Coin?

Reading and Math Disabilities: Two Sides of the Same Coin? | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
At a conference sponsored by the National Science Foundation, researchers talked about the latest findings in the connection between dyslexia and other types of learning disabilities.
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Implementing Response to Intervention in Your Classroom - IgnitED

Implementing Response to Intervention in Your Classroom - IgnitED | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
As the new school year quickly approaches I have begun to think about the students that I will teach this school year. Last school year I had several students that missed the passing standard by 2-10 points. Needless to say, when I saw their test scores I was heartbroken because in the back of my mind I knew that if these students had interventions in place and were progress monitored … Read More →
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ILA's 2018 What's Hot in Literacy Report Shows Educators Prioritize Issues of Equity, Access, and Quality

ILA's 2018 What's Hot in Literacy Report Shows Educators Prioritize Issues of Equity, Access, and Quality | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Literacy Daily—the blog of the International Literacy Association (ILA)—features education stories, teaching tips, book reviews, and more.
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Early learning, educational equity listed as most important topics in 'what's hot' literacy survey

Early learning, educational equity listed as most important topics in 'what's hot' literacy survey | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it

News, voices and jobs for education professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.
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America's Schools Are 'Profoundly Unequal,' Says U.S. Civil Rights Commission

America's Schools Are 'Profoundly Unequal,' Says U.S. Civil Rights Commission | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
More than 60 years after Brown v. Board of Education, the fight for equity in America's schools rages on.
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Some of the Surprising Reasons Why Students Drop Out of School - NEA Today

Some of the Surprising Reasons Why Students Drop Out of School - NEA Today | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
What do we really know about why students drop out? In a new book, the authors interviewed 50 teenagers to find some answers.
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Why Getting Help for Kids with Dyslexia is Difficult

Why Getting Help for Kids with Dyslexia is Difficult | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
There are proven ways to help people with dyslexia learn to read, and a federal law that's supposed to ensure schools provide kids with help. But across the
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When Dyslexic Students Are Denied In School - 1A

When Dyslexic Students Are Denied In School - 1A | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Speak Freely
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Almost All Students With Disabilities Are Capable Of Graduating. Here's Why They Don't.

Almost All Students With Disabilities Are Capable Of Graduating. Here's Why They Don't. | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Our education system is failing students with special needs.
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This is What Powerful Learning Looks Like: Students Share Their Stories - Digital Promise

This is What Powerful Learning Looks Like: Students Share Their Stories - Digital Promise | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Accelerating Innovation in Education
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Is it an accommodation or a modification?

Is it an accommodation or a modification? | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
Adapted from Jung, L. A. (2017). In providing supports for students, language matters. Educational Leadership, 74(7). The adaptations that teachers make to the curriculum and assessments on a daily basis can be classified into two categories…
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Helping Students Find Passion and Purpose: Barbara Bray

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Best content around Education Digital Badges selected by the EdTech Update community.
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How Lifelong Readers Are Helping Communities Thrive

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Best content around Instructional Materials STEM selected by the EdTech Update community.
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Workforce of the future - The competing forces shaping 2030

Workforce of the future - The competing forces shaping 2030 | K-12 Resources for EdTech Leaders | Scoop.it
The pace of change is accelerating. Competition for the right talent is fierce. How can organisations prepare for a future that few of us can define? How will your talent needs change?
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