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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: Learning to play the trumpet isn’t about creativity, it involves talent and practice. Forbes asks,”Should Education Focus Less On The Creative Arts, More On The Art Of Creativity?“ Imagine a classroom where technology learns as much about children […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: How has Canada managed to climb into the top tier of international rankings and become an education superpower? According to Andreas Schleicher, the OECD’s education director, it’s equity. iPads are being increasingly adopted as an instructional tool in classrooms, […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: Despite Education Secretary Betsy DeVos praising it as a model for the nation, the K-12 education system in Florida is in chaos. Valerie Strauss has more via the Washington Post. Is digital nativism a myth? Studies show that younger generations […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: Audrey Watters discusses how “personalized learning” has come to dominate the narratives surrounding technology-based education reform, and how the Gates Foundation directly influences that. “We had to build a culture so that we could do what everybody else could.” […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: “Education is less about covering a curriculum than about discovering ideas.” Valerie Strauss makes the case against letting lectures dominate class structure via the Washington Post. Are tablets better than textbooks in education? Though there are still […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: Forbes features two young teachers who are using technology to overcome the challenges of larger classrooms, increase personalized learning, and help students set their own pace for success. “With the rise of the internet and the proliferation […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: More than 21,000 educators and education providers attended this year's ISTE Conference & Expo in San Antonio. SmartBrief shares their eight takeaways from the show including four things we need to stop doing in education and insights from [...]
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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: “Students may not know something yet, but that shouldn’t stop them from figuring out the answer, improving their skills, or meeting their academic goals.” Learn three ways you can harness personalized learning to promote a growth mindset. […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: “When you can get students really focused on talking about their learning and demonstrate evidence of learning, then there is a real chance for change.” FreshGrade’s Chris Besse talks about how digital portfolios are enabling educators to […]

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Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days: “Life is integrated. Why isn’t learning?” Getting Smart answers the question of why integrated curriculum matters and shares examples of integrated schools, networks, resources, and models that might help you break out of the box. The New […]

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