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Why edtech leaders should guide teachers on data privacy

by Jake Williams • 2 months ago

While well-intentioned, many teachers don't know how to evaluate data privacy standards of digital resources. IT leaders can help with that.

How Houston ISD's technology director manages edtech for 29,000 employees

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

The app marketplace is too vast for teachers to sort out alone, said Kristy Sailors, but her district has a few tricks to ensure its apps are safe.

Overloaded with apps? How to organize your edtech toolkit

by Stacey Pusey • 2 months ago

Commentary: edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey shares how educators are using a new platform to manage data privacy and boost outcomes in the classroom.

Three lessons on how students can improve school culture

by Stacey Pusey • 5 months ago

Commentary: K-12 students are in many cases savvier and more thoughtful than educators anticipate, says edWeb.net’s Stacey Pusey.

Mobile learning 'shifting the paradigm' of K-12 education, says Apple executive

by Ryan Johnston • 6 months ago

Apple Education's Jon Landis told a conference audience that educators must evolve to keep pace with the unprecedented changes seen in tech today.

Wary of gun violence, Pennsylvania equips school districts with anonymous-tip app

by Ryan Johnston • 8 months ago

The app allows students, teachers and parents to report suspicious or potentially violent activity to a new call center in the AG's office.

As tech giants focus on accessibility tools, the equation changes for education

by Patience Wait • 8 months ago

Costs and ease of use improve as Microsoft and other companies expand features and promote them.

2,300 Echo Dots put Alexa skills in every Saint Louis University dorm

by Emily Tate • 9 months ago

The Missouri university will become the first higher ed institution to outfit every on-campus living space with an Amazon Echo Dot.

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