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Embracing mobile devices and social media tools | District Administration Magazine

Fast disappearing from schools are internet “lock and block” policies that keep students off social media and restrict them to carefully curated websites. Even with sophisticated filters and firewalls

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Technology: the wrong conversations – Do academics dream of electric sheep?

Technology is people. If we were saying (and doing) the right things technology would be embedded in teaching by now. You wouldn’t need people like me.  I have spent years encouraging and sup…

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Design Your Own Digital Choice Board |

This week I had the pleasure of training a group of elementary teachers on blended learning strategies. As a group, they wanted to focus on: Differentiation Student choice Assessment One of the strategies we discussed with the potential to weave these three

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Should students learn coding? Students, schools disagree | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

This article discusses how eager parents and students are to get coding into the classroom, while few schools actually offer any CS classes.

Where do you think libraries can serve to fill the gap?

 

Should students learn coding? Students, schools disagree | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2.