How two states are tackling the shift to digital education

The extent to which school districts receive guidance on how best to implement digital instructional materials in their classrooms varies greatly from state to state. Some states work closely with their local education agencies, while others do not work with them at all. In its latest report, SETDA (State Educational Technology Directors Association) highlights state policies that support districts in their transition to digital learning. And in a recent webinar , education technology leaders from Idaho and Pennsylvania dissected that report , “Navigating the Digital Shift 2018: Broadening Student Learning Opportunities,” and discussed how their own state and district leadership teams support digital learning opportunities and implement digital instructional materials. The instructional materials used in a classroom play a significant role in student learning, according to the Brookings Institution . But of course, schools can’t make the switch to digital overnight. There are essential conditions for digital learning — like … Continue reading How two states are tackling the shift to digital education