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Two women explore the expo hall at the ISTE Conference & Expo

7 tips for getting the most out of the ISTE19 Expo Hall

05/21/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

The ISTE19 Expo Hall will bring together more than 1,000 education companies in the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia this year.

The ISTE presenters and sessions are awesome, but connecting…

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Why students should create with AI tools

Why students should create with AI tools

05/13/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

That student with the heart of the world was born,
My data burns the same stars in a window.

No human would ever mistake these lines for award-winning verse. If they’re a…

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Bring an edtech conference to your school and invite your students

Bring an edtech conference to your school

05/08/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

Educators who attend tech conferences often wish they could share the experience with their peers and students back at their school. That’s how media specialist and district technology integrationist Dihanna…

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Michael Bonner shares five ways educators can check their implicit bias.

5 ways educators can check their implicit bias

05/07/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

Michael Bonner’s degree in psychology gave him insight into the power of the mind. What he didn’t know was how that knowledge would come into play in the classroom.

Bonner, a second grade teacher in a…

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The Merge Cube is one of the most popular edtech tools for classrooms.

8 hot edtech trends in 2019

05/09/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

One way to get a sense of edtech trends is to take a look at the sessions put on by educators at the annual ISTE Conference & Expo, one of the largest…

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Students and teachers need to understand copyright and intellectual property law.

Preventing collisions at the intersection of creativity and copyright

04/18/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

Creativity powers the best classrooms.

Teachers tapping new ideas and tools create better ways to facilitate learning, while their students gain knowledge, make intellectual connections and…

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Edtech coaches can use these seven tips to help teachers overcome their technology fears.

Banish tech phobia: How to get teachers on board with edtech

04/01/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

We’ve all heard about veteran educators who have been teaching the same way for years and are reluctant to integrate technology into their practice.

Why should they? It’s scary to try something new,…

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Edtech grants are widely available from government, corporations and foundations.

Need an edtech grant? Then get writing!

04/02/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

Your school needs more technology resources, but your district can’t afford them. What do you do?

Start writing your grant, says Sheryl Abshire, a veteran K-12 educator and accomplished grant…

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NASA resources: A universe of learning at your fingertips

NASA resources: A universe of learning at your fingertips

05/20/2019

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

Searching for resources on the NASA website to challenge and inspire budding scientists can be a bit like exploring the universe: You’ll find a vast expanse of interesting data, visuals, stories and creations.…

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Empower global citizens with PBL

Empower global citizens with PBL

07/30/2018

Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo, Project-based learning

Nearly 5,000 miles separate Paris, France, from Lopez Island in the state of Washington. Middle-school students from these far-flung locations have been working together during the past school year to research, curate and share the otherwise forgotten stories of World War I American…

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