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Thumbs Up For #SXSWedu: 21 Sessions We’re Voting For

SXSWedu 2015 is right around the corner and Panel Picker is open for voting until Sept 5th! Here are 21 Sessions we'll be voting for!

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Why Online School? Why Full Time?

Yesterday our friends at Connections Academy released their 12th annual Parent Satisfaction Survey showing insight into why parents and students use online schools full-time.

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Internet Safety Month: Protect Your Digital Footprint

Today’s teens consume Social Media every day – perhaps every five minutes in many cases! How often, though, do they consider the implications of their online activities?

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Project Ed Inspires Students to Create Their Own Summer Blockbuster and Tackle the Summer Slide

Run, hide, it’s coming! No, it’s not Godzilla—it’s another terrifying foe for all educators: the summer slide. It’s the notorious effect that rears its ugly head in the fall: the phenomenon of students losing learning during summer vacation.

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EdPuzzle: A Piece of the Blended Solution

For the past eighteen years, the professional puzzle I have been most interested in stems from one question: “What resources and tools must I learn to continually evolve with the changing educational landscape in order to provide and co-create an effective and rocking learning space?” Well, I believe I just foun...

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Foundation for Excellence in Education

The Foundation for Excellence in Education is igniting a movement of reform, state by state, to transform education for the 21st century economy. Excellence in Action, the organization’s flagship initiative, is working with lawmakers and policymakers to advance education reform across America.

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Canvas by Instructure: The Perfect LMS? Quite Possibly

Occasionally, things are not “too good to be true.” They are just that good and that true.

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Math@Work: Showing Students the Real World Value of Mathematics

Student motivation is key in any classroom, but it is especially vital in middle school math classrooms, where students are at a make or break stage in their math careers.

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