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25 Next Gen Tools for the Inquiry Classroom

Next gen tools provide meaningful ways teachers and students can explore, question, reflect and share--leading to Deeper Learning and blended and personalized opportunities for students. Here are 25 ideas for using next gen tools this year in your classroom.

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EdTech 10: Better #SchoolInfo

This week's edition of EdTech 10 features the most up to date ed news headlines and asks parents, teachers & friends to help us think about school report cards and information. Don't miss your chance to contribute!

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Is the Sharing Economy Education’s Future?

It’s unknown whether the future of education is a beacon in the distance or a reality in tomorrow’s view. What we do know is that the sharing economy, when applied to education, has the potential to accelerate a highly advanced teaching and learning model. The question then is not “Is the sharing economy educatio...

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Smart Cities: Washington D.C.

A look inside the great things happening for learners in Washington D.C.

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The #ISTE2014 Conference Survival Guide

Especially for first-time ISTE attendees, the result can be a lack of clarity and an inability to apply the amazing ideas, technology tools, and “Aha!” moments that were so apparent and simple in real time. The ISTE Conference Survival Guide is here. However, there is no need to fear. The ISTE Conference Surviva...

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Literacy Design Collaborative

Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC) is a national community of educators providing a teacher-designed and research-proven framework, online tools, and resources for creating literacy-rich assignments and courses across content areas.

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An Educator’s Lean Startup Mindset

For the first fifteen years of my career, I had a stubborn “kids' lives are at stake” mindset that championed certainty and perfection. I’ve since realized that what kids' lives really depend on is me having a growth mindset that champions curiosity over certainty and iteration over perfection.

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San Francisco: Powering the Global Learning Revolution

The Bay Area is the world’s leading innovation hub--and that includes learning. Ten years ago it was all about Silicon Valley, but recently Oakland emerged as an EdReform hotspot.

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