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Smart List: 24 Cool Sites We’re Thankful For

In the spirit of giving thanks we’re wrapping our 2nd Annual Smart Lists with 24 sites, foundations, leaders, companies and organizations we appreciate doing great work.

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The Skills Students Need to Survive and Thrive

By: Gayle Allen. How one principal is addressing the growing skills gap and 9 skills students need in what is becoming an increasingly uncertain job market.

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EdTech 10: Goes Good with Turkey

A very special Thanksgiving EdTech 10 we hope you can enjoy alongside the cranberry sauce and Turkey.

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5 Social Media Must Knows for Every Teacher

By: Cari Bennette. Instead of perceiving social media as a distraction or a hindrance to learning, we must embrace opportunities for social media to expand capacity and facilitate instruction.

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Coding in the Classroom: Here to Stay

By: Eric Nentrup. Embracing coding may seem like a daunting task. But that’s changing thanks to organizations such as and their annual event Hour of Code.

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Digital Learning Now!

Digital Learning Now! is a national campaign to advance policies that will create a high quality digital learning environment to better prepare students with the knowledge and skills to succeed in college and careers.


10 Smartest Cities: Leading on Innovation

We ranked cities on a dozen dimensions including the level of innovation in school districts and charter schools. Here are our top 10.

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How Smart Cities Develop Teachers & Leaders

How smart cities and a regional approach to talent development can share the load and create an ecosystem that continues to improve. And, how a blended and job-embedded approach to talent development creates the opportunity for personalized learning and ensures highly relevant support for real challenges.

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