6,000 students statewide use Oregon Promise grants Oct 31st

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In the marketplace: Gaming, digital citizenship, PD initiatives, and more Oct 30th

In the marketplace: Gaming, digital citizenship, PD initiatives, and more – eschoolnews.com Remaining a tech-savvy educator means keeping on top of the myriad changes and trends in education, how technology can support those trends, and how teaching and learning can best benefit from near-constant change. Below, we’ve gathered some of the latest and most relevant […]
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Pittsburgh teens make 'Shark Tank'-style pitches to improve schools Oct 29th

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Here’s why Idaho implemented badges for high schoolers Oct 28th

Here’s why Idaho implemented badges for high schoolers – eschoolnews.com Think of Idaho’s SkillStack as a way to gather merit badges that will help you earn college credits or a job. The online tool was created by Idaho Career & Technical Education using federal grant money. The program kicked off in high schools across the […]
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How today’s tech departments are moving into the future Oct 28th

How today’s tech departments are moving into the future – eschoolnews.com Tech directors are a busy lot these days. With big changes to federal funding models, pressing bandwidth needs (on campus and at home), and the everlasting conversation between IT and instruction departments, there’s a lot on their plates. Fortunately, districts appear to be meeting […]
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Donated washers, dryers help students in some Dallas schools Oct 27th

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A Good Place to Find Free Sound Effects for Multimedia Projects Oct 26th

A Good Place to Find Free Sound Effects for Multimedia Projects – freetech4teachers.com Whether it is for a podcast, a video, a slide presentation, or some other multimedia project, there will be times when your students need to download sound effects. SoundBible is a good place for students to find all kinds of free sound […]
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School board's lawyers to review member's conduct Oct 25th

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Dangerous levels of lead found in water at Benton Elementary School in Maine Oct 23rd

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3-2-1 For 10-16-16 Oct 23rd

3-2-1 For 10-16-16 – assortedstuff.com Three readings worth your time this week. The Trans-Siberian Railway, tracks that covers seven time zones and 5,772 miles between Moscow and Vladivostok, is the stuff of travel legend. This package from the UK Telegraph includes a short history of how it was built and a first-person narrative from a reporter and […]
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