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The latest news related to the meaningful and effective implementation of educational technology and e-learning in K-12, higher education, corporate and government sectors.
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3D Printer Shipments to Double This Year

3D Printer Shipments to Double This Year | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Global sales of 3D printers will more than double from last year to 2016, growing 108 percent from 219,168 shipments to 455,772, according to a new report from Gartner.
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10 Things your Audience Hates About your Presentation

10 Things your Audience Hates About your Presentation | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"10 Things your Audience Hates About your Presentation"

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Death by PowerPoint...

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Becky Roehrs's curator insight, August 23, 2016 12:30 PM

I hate no questions in a presentation! Add lots of questions - and/or present your questions with Kahoot 

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Behind the Scenes of a Makerspace

Behind the Scenes of a Makerspace | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
The Rutgers University Makerspace has become a hub of creativity on campus. Here’s how it manages operations, equipment, projects and more.
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When Integrating Technology There Needs To Be A Return On Instruction (ROI)

When Integrating Technology There Needs To Be A Return On Instruction (ROI) | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
"When integrating technology there needs to be a Return on Instruction (ROI) that results in evidence of improved student learning outcomes." - Eric Sheninger
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Educational Technology is a Trojan Horse. It Has Been for Ages

Educational Technology is a Trojan Horse. It Has Been for Ages | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Is educational technology a Trojan horse in education? Will it truly undermine, destroy, subvert, unbundle and do so much more? Yes.
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US DoE Promotes Educational Innovation Partnerships

US DoE Promotes Educational Innovation Partnerships | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Educational Quality through Innovation Partnerships (EQUIP) will offer new opportunities for students to engage in online courses and coding bootcamps.
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Are effective retention strategies dependent upon ed tech?

Are effective retention strategies dependent upon ed tech? | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"Ed Tech Magazine reports the six-year cohort entering college in 2009 graduated just 53% of its students, a number which demonstrates the need for effective retention strategies, perhaps centered around tech solutions."

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Scaling Up Digital Literacy

Scaling Up Digital Literacy | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"There is a difference between being digitally native and digitally literate. My new students find out quickly that their high degree of facility with cell phones and social media is simply not enough."

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