2021

What to expect in marketing in 2021

Staying on top of marketing trends means aligning workflows and practices with the wants and needs of your customers. While education professionals are a unique market and edtech companies offer highly specialized products and services, certain trends will impact this field just as much as the broader economy. Keep these ….

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Professional Development

Professional Learning Networks: Opportunities and Leadership that Matter

By Craig Perrier Ok, I admit it – I love networking.  More specifically, I love developing professional networks, both mine and the people I am connected to. In fact, it is one of the most rewarding professional practices I get to facilitate. The value of a successful, productive introduction connecting ….

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cybersecurity

Safety and Success Within CyberSecurity

By. Meredith Biesinger   The 2019-2020 school year ended abruptly for many school districts due to COVID-19.  Many teachers and parents scrambled to conduct virtual classes in order to make the best of a difficult situation. We are now quickly approaching 2021, and for many students and educators, virtual learning ….

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balancing act in education

From the Front Lines

By: Teresa Marchant As we inch our way toward Winter Break, I have never felt more like a tightrope walker learning how to juggle. This year has been a constant balancing act between managing digital and face to face instruction combined with finding resources that work in either setting. Now ….

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teaching with the news

Be Relevant – Teach Current Events!

K-12 education has an ongoing challenge to remain relevant (current event teaching). As a public institution, shifting practice and policies is a slow process often resulting in technological and cultural lag. It does not feel good to admit that, but consider these two items:    Exhibit A – technology devices and bandwidth in schools compared to the private ….

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