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5 tips for making the shift to personalized learning

5 tips for making the shift to personalized learning

08/12/2014

Topics: Personalized Learning, Standards

The idea that school should focus on the learners might seem like a no-brainer. After all, helping people learn is the whole point of education, isn't it?

Of course, it's more complicated than that. The U.S. education system was based on and most teachers and administrators have been…

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Know the ISTE StandardsT 3: Model digital age learning

Know the ISTE StandardsT 3: Model digital age learning

07/24/2014

Topics: Standards

ISTE Standards for Teachers 3:  Model digital age work and learning.

There are a lot of good things about…

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Put me in, coach! I' 'm ready to teach with technology

Put me in, coach! I'm ready to teach with technology

07/21/2014

Topics: Standards, Tools

These days, ed tech coaches are in high demand, thanks in part to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), which require educators to integrate technology into the classroom. Much like the…

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Connect English learners to science with online projects

Connect English learners to science with online projects

07/21/2014

Topics: Assistive and adaptive technologies, Augmented reality, Online learning, Project-based learning, Standards, STEM & STEAM, Tools

For many of us, learning science in school meant opening worn textbooks, watching projector slides in a stuffy classroom and dissecting rats once you got to eighth grade. Did you ever ask yourself, "How is this relevant? How can I take this knowledge, go out into the world and use…

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Know the ISTE Standards for Teachers 1

Know the ISTE Standards for Teachers 1

07/21/2014

Topics: Standards, STEM & STEAM

This is the first in a series of Know the ISTE Standards columns exploring the ISTE Standards for Teachers, which evaluate the skills and knowledge that educators need to teach, work and learn in…

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Know the ISTE Standards for Teachers 2

Know the ISTE Standards for Teachers 2

07/21/2014

Topics: Standards

ISTE Standard-T 2: Design and develop digital age learning experiences and assessments .

Teachers design, develop and evaluate authentic learning experiences and assessments…

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3 barriers to innovation education leaders must address

3 barriers to innovation education leaders must address

06/28/2014

Topics: Education leadership, Standards

No matter how quickly technology advances, it's up to education leaders to keep an eye on the horizon. Those who play the long game already understand that to equip students for success in a digital world, schools need a commitment to innovation and the ability ride the waves of rapid change…

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ISTE Standards meet the global test

ISTE Standards meet the global test

06/23/2014

Topics: Standards

Under the auspices of the Arab Bureau for Education in the Gulf States (ABEGS), ISTE has embarked on a five-year commitment to help the Gulf States introduce the ISTE Standards through a coach-the-coach program, allowing certification with an…

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Personalize your learning environment

Personalize your learning environment

06/11/2014

Topics: Personalized Learning, Standards

Personalized learning is built on the idea that each learner is unique and learns in different ways. This is called variability in…

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