Tags edtech

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

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks 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 • 2 weeks 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 • 4 weeks 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 • 4 weeks ago

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

How to get the most from K-12 collaboration tools

by Stacey Pusey • 1 month ago

Commentary: There are wrong ways to use collaboration tools, says edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey. Here's how to do it right.

How technology boosts U. of Michigan's education abroad program

by Amy Conger • 1 month ago

Commentary: University administrator Amy Conger says cross-campus collaboration and tech are allowing the growing program to thrive.

Edtech doesn't replace teachers — it augments classroom learning

by Jake Williams • 2 months ago

Educational technologies take some training to deploy effectively, but ultimately they can transform classrooms, says an Indianapolis-area educator.

Five ways to close the homework gap

by Stacey Pusey • 2 months ago

Commentary: By rallying community members and thinking creatively, schools can connect more of their students to the internet.

For better edtech purchasing, ask these 4 crucial questions

by Stacey Pusey • 2 months ago

Commentary: Educators and industry experts weigh in on how to navigate the vast number of digital educational tools available today.