Saturday, February 25, 2017

A good review of how to best implement Khan to help your students. Courtesy of ASCD SmartBrief.

Khan: Making mastery learning more accessible
Khan: Making mastery learning more accessible
Technology can help educators make making mastery learning more accessible to students, Sal Khan, founder and CEO of Khan Academy, writes in this commentary. He notes that technology is "not a panacea," but rather a tool for achieving this goal.
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Thursday, February 9, 2017

With the renewed focus on technology, here are some good ideas for implementation. Enjoy. Courtesy of ASCD SmartBrief

Tips to help a digital rollout go smoothly
School staff and the community should be prepared in advance for the implementation of digital initiatives, writes Kristina Mattis, executive director of digital learning and enablement for the San Francisco Unified School District. In this blog post, she shares tips for digital implementation, such as having a clear rollout strategy.
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Saturday, February 4, 2017

Here's a great post with 7 strategies, on how to use technology to personalize learning. Courtesy of ASCD SmartBrief.

Strategies for personalized, tech-rich learning
7 ideas for personalized, tech-rich learning
Superintendent Philip Hickman in a recent podcast shared his commitment to personalized learning opportunities in technology-rich environments. In a field guide, he offers seven strategies for providing such opportunities.
Education Week (tiered subscription model) (1/30)  Bookmark and Share