FEATURES Report from the SchoolCIO Technology Summit What impact are virtual and blended solutions having on the way students learn and teachers grow professionally? How have K-12 learning environments changed as a result of cloud computing and ubiquitous mobile technologies? These are the sorts of questions that were addressed at the SchoolCIO Technology Summit in San Diego on June 22 and 23, immediately preceding ISTE’s annual conference. Here’s what we learned.
Go Global Technology has enabled us to stretch our virtual arms across the globe to shake hands with students almost anywhere. Read best practice edtech examples from countries around the world and meet some U.S. students who are working with them to make a difference.
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What’s New T&L’s round-up of the latest tools for schools.
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Editor’s Desk Editor’s Note: Back To The Future
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