For Young People, News Is Mobile, Social, and Hard to Trust, Studies Find Mar 12th

For Young People, News Is Mobile, Social, and Hard to Trust, Studies Find – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/ “Fake news” is one of many reasons why tweens, teens, and young adults mistrust news organizations, according to studies from Common Sense Media and Data & Society.   Continue Reading For Young People, News Is Mobile, Social, and Hard to […]
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Special Education Rules Apply to Virtual Schools Too, Ed. Department Says Sep 10th

Special Education Rules Apply to Virtual Schools Too, Ed. Department Says – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/ Virtual schools are subject to the same federal special education mandates on issues such as testing and student identification, according to the U.S. Department of Education.   Continue Reading Special Education Rules Apply to Virtual Schools Too, Ed. Department Says – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/
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Special Educators Want Mobile Technology, but More Training Needed Aug 27th

Special Educators Want Mobile Technology, but More Training Needed – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/ An initiative to improve the use of apps and mobile technology in the instruction of special education students finds that teachers aren’t receiving the professional development they want.   Continue Reading Special Educators Want Mobile Technology, but More Training Needed – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/
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Online Common Core Testing Delayed in Louisiana Nov 7th

Online Common Core Testing Delayed in Louisiana – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/ Superintendent John White announces that students in elementary and middle school will take the exam on paper, rather than on computer, this academic year.   Continue Reading Online Common Core Testing Delayed in Louisiana – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/
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Desperate Times for Schools in the City of Brotherly Love Apr 2nd

Desperate Times for Schools in the City of Brotherly Love – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/ High school students from Philadelphia won a national STEM competition, prompting reporter Benjamin Herold to reflect on the state of public education in his adopted hometown.   Continue Reading Desperate Times for Schools in the City of Brotherly Love – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/
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Switch from Mac to Chromebook Puts Acclaimed Philly High School at Center of Ed-Tech Debates Dec 18th

Switch from Mac to Chromebook Puts Acclaimed Philly High School at Center of Ed-Tech Debates – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/ Science Leadership Academy Principal Christopher Lehmann argues that new Chromebooks are a cost-effective solution to going 1-to-1 and supporting project-based learning.   Continue Reading Switch from Mac to Chromebook Puts Acclaimed Philly High School at Center of Ed-Tech […]
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Students Learn Business Skills in Rural Kentucky School Districts + MORE Dec 10th

Q&A: Why School Leaders Should Embrace Social Networking – blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/ Eric Sheninger, the principal of New Milford High School in New Jersey, is known for his innovative use of social networking in education. His new book for education leaders on the topic, “Digital Leadership: Changing Paradigms for Changing Times,” comes out Jan. 14. Continue Reading […]
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