FEATURES E-Rate Update A real-time roundup of recent promises and practicalities for the county’s largest edtech initiative and what it may mean for your school district.
School CIO: How To Build a Platform for Any Device By Carl Fahle As school leaders struggle with managing the technology evolution, how can we become comfortable enough to allow any device into the classroom? Mechanisms that provide a “scaffold” approach can help districts to move toward a device-agnostic environment.
School CIO: Back Office Business
From Gotcha to Understanding: Next-Generation Teacher Evaluations By Ellen Ullman Nothing evokes as much fear in a teacher’s mind as the thought of his or her principal or other administrator popping in on a random day for observation. Here’s a look at three districts that are using technology to turn teacher evaluations into a more positive experience.
Put to the Test: T&L Editors take some new products for a test drive. T&L Reviews Think Through Math T&L Reviews Belkin Stage App
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Editor’s Note: E-Rate the Right Way
News & Trends • Top10 Web Stories • BLOG BITS • TOP TWEETS • The Four Steps of Flipping • How many of your students have access to the Internet for schoolwork at home? • Site We Like • What Does “Tech Ready” Really Mean • ConnectED Update • Creative Commons Resources • Keeping Students Safe Online • Google Science Fair • Study Shows Online PD Affects Student Scores • From the Web: Apps of the Day from Techlearning.com
They Said It: The Rules of 21st Century Education: A Student’s Perspective
Advertorial •WLAN for a Massive 1:1 Learning Initiative
Getting Personal About Cybersecurity
How Online Can Save Small, Private Colleges from Going Under
How Educators Can Navigate Today’s Study Trends
Networking the Digital Experience
Datapath Now Shipping Quant Application-Sharing Software
Visual World Systems Presents Huge Corporate Event
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Kontour K1C Triple 3x1 Monitor Dynamic Column Mount, Silver by Chief. Model: K1C330S
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