Technology in Education: Teaching Technology Resources

Resources and news on technology in the classroom

Welcome to the "Technology in Education" section of the Southeast Education Network magazine website: We are here to provide you with technology resources, tips and techniques to help you become a more effective educator. Among our technology articles, you will find educational news and discussions that cover most every area of teaching.

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What do teachers think about integration of tech in the classroom?

If you have been paying attention at all, you know K-12 education is undergoing a revolution in technology and teaching techniques not seen since pencil and paper replaced slate;  the introduction of... Read More...

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INTEGRATION MORE THAN JUST TECHNOLOGY

I have 10 email addresses and counting.  I can view them on any of my many devices, regardless of my connection.  Modern convenience is great, except when it breaks.  Or when a password changes ... Read More...

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NO BORDERS RURAL SCHOOLS CONNECT TO INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS VIRTUALLY

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WHEN USED WELL DATA ARE A POWERFUL TOOL FOR CHANGE

One of the best things about delivering professional development and consulting in schools is working side by side with teachers and administrators to answer questions and solve problems by drilling ... Read More...

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TRANSPARENCY AND THE ART OF PROTECTING STUDENT PRIVACY

School improvement efforts have driven data collection to new and alarming heights in recent years. Many argue that data is essential for improving students’ achievement in schools and preparing the... Read More...

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TECHNOLOGY CHANGES QUICKLY PEOPLE NEED TIME

Today we are all experiencing the technology revolution. There are so many good things about this revolution – wonderful tools to communicate with, go-anywhere-find-anything Internet shopping, conve... Read More...

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MORE BANG FOR YOUR TECHNOLOGY BUCK

No matter how you look at it, educational institutions across the board are dealing with continuing budget constraints. The financial pressure is real, and it can be particularly daunting in the case... Read More...

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USING DATA TO VISUALIZE YOUR STUDENT ROADMAP CONSOLIDATE, ANALYZE, PLAN

Educators nationwide are aware of the multitude of options when it comes to school data management systems. As the founder of an Edtech software company that builds student data management systems an... Read More...

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DON’T LET YOUR NEW TECHNOLOGY HEAD TO THE SHELF

“We’ve had this program for three or four years, but we’ve really never used it,” Zach Larimore, the high school principal told me. I sat in his office listening to a new version of the same story I’... Read More...

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HOW TO BUILD AND SUSTAIN TECHNOLOGY IN SCHOOLS

In their report “Teacher Professional Development in the Use of Technology,” authors Sam Carlson and Dr. Cheick Tidiane Gadio said, “Experience around the world in developing, industrialized and in... Read More...

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TECHNOLOGY IN THE PERFECT SCHOOL

The Perfect School We must start with the “perfect school.” Until we come to an agreement on what students should learn and how they will best learn, we can’t choose the technology that allows... Read More...

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DATA ESSENTIALS Must Haves' For a Next Generation Comprehensive Assessment System

The Common Core education movement has been accompanied by a rapid and widespread interest in the use of standards-aligned, research-supported comprehensive assessment systems to help guide local edu... Read More...

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RETHINKING THE ENTERPRISE LEARNING ECOSYSTEM

I love working with educators. There’s beauty in the work of those who dedicate their lives to helping students succeed. In my travels and interviews, I’ve seen educators grapple with challenges at t... Read More...

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Causal Analysis Missing Piece of the Data Puzzle?

Data can illuminate, clarify, and empower, but it can also overwhelm, confound, and lead users down the wrong path if they don’t take the time to ask the right questions. Albert Einstein said, “If I ... Read More...

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Classroom Data: A Deep and Complex Subject

Data in the classroom focused on student achievement is a very complex issue for education making it impossible to discuss all the issues, usage and purposes in one discussion. A primary issue is tha... Read More...

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