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Tools and Strategies for Developing Learner Agency


Topics: Student Agency, Tools, Devices and Apps

In this age of high stakes testing and prescriptive standardized curriculum, it can be challenging to find ways to encourage students to take ownership in their learning. Yet, as a college professor I’ve found…


ISTE Partners with Common Sense Media, Digital Promise and Project Unicorn to Launch the Redesigned EdSurge Product Index


Topics: Tools, Devices and Apps

The EdSurge Product Index will support educators' discovery and selection of learning technology tools 

Washington, D.C. – The International Society for Technology in…


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5 Ways To Use Memes With Students


Topics: Tools, Devices and Apps

I love memes and enjoy sharing them on Facebook, Twitter or even emailing them to friends and coworkers. But until several years ago, it never occurred to me to use a meme generator, a fun communication tool, in the classroom.

For those who aren’t familiar with them, memes (…