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U. Central Florida to add flexible hybrid class format this fall
The university intends to open with some face-to-face courses this fall, but offer flexibility for "shifting scenarios" for faculty and staff.
Coronavirus pandemic is a ‘wake up call’ for online learning
Edtech experts say that some skeptics are now being converted as they're forced to confront early successes of online learning.
Half a million students have visited California state parks virtually
The parks agency says it's reached a milestone in sharing the state's natural beauty, all without anyone needing to leave their desk.
System upgrade was path to 'awesome' data visualization at Oklahoma City Public Schools
Years after an SIS upgrade, district IT director Eric Hileman says teachers are now enjoying the benefits in the form of new data tools.
Utah's $20 million edtech boost to make 'huge impact' on schools
New funding from the state legislature will bring a higher quality education to more students, says the state's educational technology specialist.
Connecticut's self-service portal builds privacy into edtech
Vendors and district leaders are saving money, officials say, while teachers using edtech are freed from scanning legalese to protect student privacy.
Gen Z strongly favors learning through YouTube and video, report says
As digital natives, Generation Z diverges strongly from millennials, their older counterparts, according to new research from Pearson.
Washington district puts forward a unified approach to digital integration
Commentary: At Vancouver Public Schools in Washington, the technology staff is tackling digital integration through three strategic teams.
Digital tools can transform, not just replicate, the teaching and learning experience
Commentary: The SAMR and TPACK models of technology implementation can help schools as they transition to using more digital tools.