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Trends in Educational Technology

Trends in Educational Technology | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it

Inforgraphic showing six technologies that are transforming education and how educators will use them into the future.

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4 Big Concerns About BYOD In Schools

4 Big Concerns About BYOD In Schools | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it

There are a few snags that can get in the way of implementing BYOD in schools and are worth knowing about before setting out on a BYOD path.

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The Education Lab Inside My House

The Education Lab Inside My House | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it

My new gig is not such a great departure from my prior one leading our coverage of social business and collaboration technologies, given that Web collaboration is an element of the online education...

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South Illinois University picks Windows 8 tablet over iPad; highlights cost and manageability

South Illinois University picks Windows 8 tablet over iPad; highlights cost and manageability | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it

Mention it quietly but Windows 8 tablets are gaining traction in education. The Southern Illinois University explains why it swerved the iPad in favor of handing out Dell’s Latitude 10 tablets to freshmen for the fall term.

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K-12 Education Predictions for the 2012-2013 School Year

Ann Henson of Compass Learning, an educational technology firm in Austin, Texas, takes a teacher's lounge coffee break to talk about the challenges of Common...
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The iPad goes back to school - IDG News Service

Talk to a dozen different educators, and you'll get a dozen different reasons why the iPad seems to work well in the classroom. Here's what they're saying.

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Breaking Away From Tradition in K-12 Education

There are a number of key technology trends driving K-12 Education this year, and most of the activity is centered around mobility, accessibility, and personalized education. As students of all ages embrace wireless devices ...
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Ten trends in technology use in education in developing countries ...

Ten trends in technology use in education in developing countries ... | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
Much of what we read and hear discussed about 'emerging trends' in technology use in education is meant largely for audiences in industrialized countries, or for more affluent urban areas in other parts of the world, and is largely based on ...
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Speak Up Blog » Defining the Emerging Role of Social Learning ...

This year, Project Tomorrow has partnered with Schoolwires, Inc. to create a special white paper on the role of tech-enabled social learning within K-12 education. Increasingly, innovative schools and districts are tapping into ...
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Six Lingering Obstacles to Using Technology in Schools | MindShift

Six Lingering Obstacles to Using Technology in Schools | MindShift | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
How trends in technology – social networks, Internet privacy, cyberbullying – influence education. ...
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A summer IT buyer's guide, Part 2: Infrastructure and software for ... - ZDNet (blog)

A summer IT buyer's guide, Part 2: Infrastructure and software for ... - ZDNet (blog) | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
A summer IT buyer's guide, Part 2: Infrastructure and software for ...ZDNet (blog)Part 2 of my 8-part IT buyer's guide - More K12 goodness. ... consultant with years of experience in educational technology and web-based systems.
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Horizon Report 2012 K12 (schools) edition

Horizon Report 2012 K12 (schools) edition | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
The New Media Consortium, the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), and the International Society for Technology in Education just released the NMC Horizon Report 2012 K-12 Edition (i.e.
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BYOD: Mobile devices belong in the classroom

BYOD: Mobile devices belong in the classroom | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it

Great school libraries have always been about providing access to both technology and resources to create a learning commons. BYOD extends this ethos to the entire school.

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How the iPad Is Quietly Replacing Textbooks -- and Teachers

There's a reason why stock analysts go blind poring over surveys of the Millennial Generation: Kids live on the bleeding edge of secular growth trends.

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New Amazon Tool Deploys, Manages Content On Kindle - InformationWeek

New Amazon Tool Deploys, Manages Content On Kindle - InformationWeek | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it

Amazon announced today its free tool Whispercast for Kindle, which gives school and business administrators a way to deploy and manage content at scale on Kindle devices and Kindle reading apps on the iPad, iPhone, Android phones and tablets, PCs, and Macs.

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Leveraging technology for K-12 learning (infographic) - EdTech Times

Leveraging technology for K-12 learning (infographic) - EdTech Times | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it

Speak Up, an initiative of Project Tomorrow, surveyed 294,399 students, 35,525 teachers, 42,267 parents, and others in fall 2010 to determine the benefits of certain types and uses of technology for teaching and learning. The results are depicted in this infographic.

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Prince George's County Chooses Harris Library | Gilfus Education ...

This is a super use of BYOD principles. ljasd;lfjsdjfas;kldjf;lasj

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Online learning as an option

Online learning as an option | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
Hoaglund is the director of social media at K⊃1;⊃2;, America's largest provider of online education for grades K through 12. Their mission is to “fulfill the promise of education for every child.” Hoaglund, a parent of two and a popular ...
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Gates Foundation Steps Up with Investments in ... - Education Next

Gates Foundation Steps Up with Investments in ... - Education Next | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
In my travels and conversations with people from around the country, I'm often struck by how much more K-12 public schools are seizing online learning to transform education than most people realize—or than I think statistics would even capture.
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Game-Based Learning Gains Ground in Higher Education - The Atlantic

Game-Based Learning Gains Ground in Higher Education - The Atlantic | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
The AtlanticGame-Based Learning Gains Ground in Higher EducationThe AtlanticDiscussions of game-based learning tend to focus on K-12 classrooms, but ... In its 2012 report on technology trends in higher education, the New Media ...
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Launch of New Online Resource Seeks to Help K12 Technology ... - Albany Times Union

Launch of New Online Resource Seeks to Help K12 Technology ... - Albany Times Union | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
Launch of New Online Resource Seeks to Help K12 Technology ...Albany Times UnionWhile the school year winds down, technology managers at K12 educational ...
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State Policy Trends Impacting Curriculum & Content (CIC Snapshot ...

State Policy Trends Impacting Curriculum & Content (CIC Snapshot ... | K-12 Education technology | Scoop.it
Several weeks ago the State Board of Education issued Proclamation 2014, inviting publishers to bid on new instructional materials for K-8 Math, K-12 Science, and K-12 Technology Applications. Materials adopted under this ...
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Dispelling Five Myths About Technology Use in K-12 Classrooms | Walden University

Dispelling Five Myths About Technology Use in K-12 Classrooms | http://t.co/uMWxIqwd Walden University Interesting study!
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