Leadership

Redefining Pre-Service Learning In The Virtual Age

[…] virtual conclusion of the 2019-2020 school year all over the country, as well most starting the 2020-2021 school year the same, many are rethinking the process of preparing for a new school year. Starting Early Some schools and districts didn’t wait until the standard pre-service before school, but rather created unique summer offerings for […]

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Future of Learning

Early Lessons From The Real World Learning Initiative

[…] the budget and/or staffing. The district found ways to plan without being bogged down by budget and/or staffing constraints. With a focus on the shared end goal, preparing to start small, and creating steps to achieve the goal, the design team has confidence in succeeding. Olathe: Accountability is important at all levels of the work. […]

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EdTech

Choosing the Right Tools for Remote Learning

Over the past several weeks, there has been a flood of information and resources related to Coronavirus and preparing for remote learning shared in many learning communities. Whether you follow the #remotelearning hashtag on Twitter, join one of the Facebook educator groups focused on school closures, or engage in discussion within the ISTE community or other […]

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Personalized Learning

Lessons from the Spring: Tips to Inform Future Distance Learning

With dramatic shifts to learning circumstances, educators are working to translate the physical classroom to the virtual environment. Erin and Kristen share lessons inform practices for any future distance learning.

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Getting Through

Three Basic Needs that Must Be Met for a Successful Opening of Schools

[…] and use to complete work. We should have been ideally situated to adopt distance learning, but we weren’t. Within a week we learned we had failed at preparing students to use the devices. Our district did not have a rigorous approach to keyboarding so our middle school students did not know how to type […]

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EdTech

The Increasing Role of Artificial Intelligence in Our Lives

[…] impact of AI in various areas including criminal justice, education, healthcare, and the workforce. For more, see: How to Teach Artificial Intelligence Pandemic Spike in AI Learning–and What it Means for Schools Artificial Intelligence: Preparing Students for the Future with AI Stay in-the-know with innovations in learning by signing up for the weekly Smart Update.

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Future of Learning

Teaching American Values in a Time of Protest

William discusses how schools must play a vital role in helping to inform an engaged citizenry and rising generation of civic-minded students.

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EdTech

Lifelong Learning is the Antidote to the Shifting Workforce

By: The Skillrise Editorial Team. Along with the EdTech Center @ World Education, the Skillrise team is working to close digital divides and ensure that all learner-workers in the United States have opportunities to develop essential technology skills and digital resilience.

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