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The Undeniable #EdChat Wisdom of Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump and EdTech may not seem a likely connection. Although often misunderstood, this character is a wealth of information, and for those of us interested in the EdTech world, there is a lot that we can relate to and learn from his undeniable and untraditional wisdom.

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EdTech 10: Staying Connected

This week has been all about connectivity. As students head home for the summer and teachers plan for the next school year, the education world is preparing to find new ways to keep us all connected. For more on what connectivity matters check out this blog and see the top stories of the week.

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EdTech 10: No Summertime Blues Here!

What’s not to love about summer time? Longer days. Fruity drinks. Backyard barbeques. Family vacations. That’s not all we love about this time of year. There’s lots of love about all the developments in this week’s top edtech news stories. Dive in!

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A Conversation with Norm Gysbers About Student Guidance

Sometimes we imagine a one time experience is enough to help. Think of medical people talking about dosage - how much do they need? Likewise, we need to “dose” students with the knowledge and skills they need for their future from early grades on through highs school.

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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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Read 180

READ 180, the most effective system for raising student achievement in grades 4-12+ is the most powerful tool to prepare students to meet the rigorous reading and writing expectations of the new standards. READ 180 will ensure all students have an explicit and accelerated path to college and career readiness.

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Student Guidance for College and Career Readiness

By: Michael Dunn. Assuring that students are college and career ready by the time they graduate is a discussion in every school district, school and legislative body in the nation. And it is a deeply important one.

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Career Education: Even College Grads Should be Employable

Parents with boomerang kids in the basement have learned that even college graduates should possess skills and dispositions that make them employable. Young people need access to postsecondary learning and work experiences that will help them develop the knowledge, skills and dispositions for employability.

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