Articles about educational technology


Beyond Screen Time: Better Questions for Children and Technology in 2020 - EdSurge News

Last updated: 12/31/2019

This op-ed is part of a series of reflections on the past decade in education technology. Chip Donohue is the founding director of the Technology in Early Child Center at...

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5 Simple Ways That Your Tech Coach Can Create Effective District Wide Online Professional Development

Last updated: 12/27/2019

Over the course of my last 4+ years focusing on redesigning professional development, I have worked to meet teachers where they are, while giving them the most up-to-date PD...

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How to create page borders in Google Docs - Using Technology Better

Last updated: 12/27/2019

How to create page borders in Google Docs by Donna Golightly We work in many schools where teachers began their teaching careers using Microsoft Word, and please don’t...

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New algorithm helps turn low-resolution images into detailed photos, ‘CSI’-style

Last updated: 08/08/2019

Anyone who has ever worked with image files knows that, unlike the fictional world of shows like CSI, there’s no easy way to take a low-resolution image and magically transform...

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5 Strategies For Incorporating Social Emotional Learning Into Your Classroom

Last updated: 08/06/2019

5 Strategies For Incorporating Social Emotional Learning Into Your Classroom Social emotional learning (SEL) by definition is a process for learning life skills, including how...

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8 questions that help get at deeper thinking and learning

Last updated: 07/04/2019

If your goal for a lesson, unit, or other instructional activity is to drive deeper student thinking and learning, consider these 8 questions from Section A of the 4 Shifts...

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5 Important Google Drive Collaborative Features Teachers Should Know about

Last updated: 07/03/2019

Google Drive is in a continuous flux in terms of the functionalities and built-in features it offers to its users. A great deal of these features are especially useful for us in...

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19 Educational Websites to Enhance Students Reading Skills

Last updated: 07/02/2019

Today's post features some of the best educational websites to help your students develop strong reading skills. They (websites) provide access to a treasure trove of resources,...

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Freedom of data movement in the cloud era

Last updated: 07/01/2019

In January, we joined an amicus brief with other technology companies in a case pending before the Supreme Court involving Microsoft and the U.S. Department of Justice. The...

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Why feedback is SO time consuming — and how to fix it

Last updated: 06/27/2019

Tell me if this sounds familiar. You’re chained to your desk grading papers. It’s getting monotonous, but you feel like you need to do it because it’s important. You hand those...

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