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Turnitin Acquisition of LightSide to Impact 24 Million Students Worldwide

LightSide Labs has been acquired by Turnitin. This acquisition will begin the integration of LightSide’s writing assessment platform with Turnitin’s global writing originality checking and grading system used by over 10,000 institutions worldwide.

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2014 Educelerate Conference: Post-Secondary Startups in Success

Educelerate partners with Chicago Startup Weekend Education (SWEDU) for education innovation conference leading up to 2nd annual startup collaboration gathering.

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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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Empower your students to master key concepts, increase achievement and boost long-lasting confidence with DreamBox® Intelligent Adaptive Learning™ Pre-K to Grade 5 Math.

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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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