Tags edtech

Most educational software licenses go unused in K-12 districts

by Colin Wood • 1 week ago

Just 30 percent of software licenses purchased by K-12 school districts were used by students, according to a recent academic study.

5 privacy considerations before trying new edtech in the classroom

by Colin Wood • 3 weeks ago

Student privacy becomes less overwhelming when teachers consider a few key tips, says Susan M. Bearden of the Future of Privacy Forum.

​Five steps to rolling out a successful classroom device program

by Jessica Menasian • 1 month ago

Commentary: Lenovo Software's Jessica Menasian highlights considerations around budget, digital citizenship and teacher needs.

Three key questions for understanding your edtech ecosystem

by Stacey Pusey • 1 month ago

Commentary: edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey explains how a little probing could uncover a fragmented and potentially privacy-violating K-12 edtech environment.

ISTE releases first-ever multi-disciplinary K-12 STEM guidelines

by Ryan Johnston • 1 month ago

The competencies are intended to give all K-12 teachers, regardless of subject, a base for instructing computer science.

​How to empower superintendents and connect technology with learning

by Stacey Pusey • 1 month ago

edweb's Stacey Pusey breaks down a recent webinar that details five steps toward a more judicious application of technology in the classroom.

'Hacking For Defense' course to be taught in 20 universities this year

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

The course will challenge graduate students to come up with solutions to common military and intelligence problems.

New faculty management system to bring '$1 million' in savings to University of Louisville

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

A three-year deal with Interfolio will supplant the institution's "electronic to paper to electronic again" process.

Cyber-physical systems program to debut at University of Virginia

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

Through $3 million in funding from the National Science Foundation, a new program will train graduate students in cyber-physical and IoT systems.

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