Classroom Technology Helps Provide Equal Education

Classroom Technology Helps Provide Equal Education

Having up-to-date technology in the classroom is essential to thrive in the 21st century. Common-Core testing will only exacerbate the digital divide. 
The Importance of Print in the Digital Classroom

The Importance of Print in the Digital Classroom

According to the Center of Digital Education, K-12 schools in the U.S. will spend almost $10 billion on educational technology in 2014.
Is Big Brother Hiding in Your Student s Backpack

Is Big Brother Hiding in Your Student’s Backpack?

 What parents and educators need to know about safeguarding student data privacy.
Technology Gives Students a Voice in the Classroom

Technology Gives Students a Voice in the Classroom

John Lozano, a middle school teacher from California, helped one of his students, Michael, convey to his classmates what life is like as a person with autism. Together they filmed a video that has since taken the internet by storm.  
Teaching Our Teachers Arne Duncan on Bridging the Digital Divide

Teaching Our Teachers: Arne Duncan on Bridging the Digital Divide

We caught up with Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education, to address the most pressing issues facing education today.
Raising The Bar Exploring New Educator Preparation Programs

Raising The Bar: Exploring New Educator Preparation Programs

Educators play a critical role in cultivating the skills students need to succeed in the modern world.
Building A Community of Learners

Building A Community of Learners

A revolution is taking place in education. Modern technology and the internet have opened the door to a wide array of new opportunities to learn.
Technology in the Classroom More Than a Cool Tool

Technology in the Classroom: More Than a Cool Tool

When it comes to kids’ screen time and use of digital devices, most parents know more about what not to do than how to best use technology to enhance learning.
Keeping Up in an Increasingly Digital World

Keeping Up in an Increasingly Digital World

Students in today’s world of uploads and downloads, liking and sharing, blogging and Tweeting, rely on the internet and technology for everything ranging from science projects to book reports.
John Legend Campaigning for Education Reform

John Legend: Campaigning for Education Reform

Through his Show Me Campaign, Grammy-award winning artist John Legend not only spreads awareness about the need for education reform, but also provides the technology that students need for a more blended learning experience.
Cloud In The Classroom

Cloud In The Classroom

Cloud computing has been exciting people with its implications and opportunities, especially over the past several years as more and more of the public have been exposed to the potential of this technology.
The Power of Technology to Organize and Engage

The Power of Technology to Organize and Engage

Technology is a wonderful thing. And across the country, PTAs are embracing it wholeheartedly, advocating for the use of a variety of tech tools to engage the entire family and improve education.