Tags edtech

Common Sense names 20 of the best edtech tools for the classroom

by Stacey Pusey • 2 weeks ago

Commentary: There are more edtech tools than anyone can easily track. Here, edWeb.net’s Stacey Pusey highlights some of the best.

Edtech purchasing a guessing game for schools, but new data could help

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Schools spend billions on edtech each year, often to little effect. Through data-sharing, the EdTech Genome Project aims to change that.

How to encourage digital citizenship in the classroom

by Michele Israel • 3 weeks ago

Commentary: edWeb.net’s Michele Israel outlines ways teachers can do to help their students become better digital citizens.

In Cleveland, Verizon boasts 'first' 5G-powered middle school

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

The next generation of wireless technology is promised to enable new edtech as the company plans to bring 5G to 100 schools.

Audiobooks can reach students who struggle with reading

by Robert Low • 1 month ago

Commentary: edWeb.net’s Robert Low outlines the many benefits that assistive technologies can have in cultivating a love of reading among students.

Want to learn JavaScript? Venture to 'Ozaria' and save the world

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

A new computer game plunges students in an immersive world that developers say could make learning to code a more engaging enterprise.

Why K-12 leaders should be smarter with edtech funds

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

As CTOs look to a future beyond being the "break-fix person," tech can help them find efficiencies and improve services, one K-12 technologist says.

Five steps to understanding ESSA's tiers of evidence

by Stacey Pusey • 3 months ago

It's been four years since the Every Student Succeeds Act, but its tier system still confuses some educators, explains edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey.

At Indiana U., video platform blends traditional and distance education

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Students can't always make it to class, but a video conferencing platform ensures many in-classroom benefits are preserved with remote attendance.