Education Technology is a multi-billion dollar sector of companies innovating in both software and hardware for teaching, learning, and running schools, districts, and state and federal education departments. We document some of the most essential technical innovations and companies that support learning, teaching and more.
Digital Promise Elements of Success
We have an obligation to our students and our future to do more than rebuild what was dismantled during the pandemic. Jean-Claude Brizard explores thoughtful ways to use funds in order to architect new educational models.
Analyzing Data: Helping Students Build Digital Literacy Skills
Becoming data literate helps students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills, better communicate ideas, and be equipped with the 21st-century skills they need now and for the future. Rachelle Dené Poth explores data literacy and the resources available through SAS.
California Revamping Math Frameworks: The Need For Data Science, Equity and Deeper Learning
California is preparing new frameworks in math that include a shift towards data science, as well as increased equity and opportunities for deeper, applied learning.
Book Review: Digital for Good
Eric Nentrup reviews "Digital for Good: Raising Kids to Thrive in an Online World" a book by Richard Culatta, CEO of ISTE.
Top 5 Benefits of Coding for Kids
The benefits of learning to code are surprisingly wide-ranging. Here are the top five benefits of coding that help learners in many other aspects of their lives.
What I Learned From the Stanford Certificate in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
How can you recognize opportunities for change in school? Here are some ideas about how to find inspiration and lead innovation applied to the schooling context.
DLAC 2021 – Digital Learning at an Inflection Point
Educator Carrie J. Pratt recaps her attendance at the 2021 Digital Learning Annual Conference.
6 Ways Screencastify Can Support Online Learning Through Video
Rachelle Dene Poth shares ideas for using Screencastify in the classroom.
Virtual Immersion: How to Make the Most of a Virtual Space
Rachelle Dene Poth shares four virtual meeting spaces for collaboration in web virtual reality (VR).
Expressing Learning Journeys Through Digital Portfolios
Rachelle Dene Poth shares versatile tech tools for teachers to help students build a digital portfolio.