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By Laura Devaney, Director of News, @eSN_Laura
February 5th, 2016

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Catch up on the most compelling K-12 news stories you may have missed this week

Every Friday, I’ll be bringing you a recap of some of the most interesting and thought-provoking news developments that occurred over the week.

I can’t fit all of our news stories here, though, so feel free to visit eSchoolNews.com and read up on other news you may have missed.

In this week’s news:

Top K-12 issues for the presidential candidates
Many say the presidential candidates’ debates and discussions lack a focus on education—here are the issues the candidates should research

This is how your infrastructure should look before your next tech rollout
Follow these guidelines to create a technology infrastructure that support teachers and students

5 ways to make the most of virtual field trips
While traditional field trips continue to offer opportunities to create memorable learning environments for students of all ages, a new wave of technologies have created new, virtual field trip experiences.

Dremel 3D printer fuels Maker Movement
The Dremel 3D Idea Builder empowers students to master key STEM concepts through hands-on learning and creativity.

About the Author:

Laura Devaney

Laura Devaney is the Director of News for eSchool Media. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland's Philip Merrill College of Journalism. When she isn't wrangling her two children, Laura enjoys running, photography, home improvement, and rooting for the Terps. Find Laura on Twitter: @eSN_Laura http://twitter.com/eSN_Laura