Your ISTE 2016 recap

By Laura Devaney, Director of News, @eSN_Laura
July 1st, 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 recap some of the most interesting and thought-provoking news developments that occurred over the week.

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

If you missed ISTE 2016 in Denver, don’t worry–we’re summarizing some of the conference news and developments below. And if you want to check out all of our ISTE news, click here for keynotes, product releases, new initiatives, and more.

Read on for more:

Survey: What online professional learning do teachers prefer?
Educators from Pre-K up through higher education most often prefer to participate in professional learning opportunities that focus on training for online software and digital resources (34 percent), classroom management strategies (34 percent), and digital device training (33 percent), according to a new survey released during this year’s ISTE conference.

Groups partner to leverage open tech standards
A partnership between ClassLink and Mackin aims to help students, teachers enjoy single sign-on to an industry provider of print and digital media.

5 things changing today’s CTO role
During ISTE 2016, a panel of CTOs and educators examined how changes in today’s schools and technologies are impacting the role of the traditional CTO.

The big events, keynotes, and 5 major trends at ISTE 2016
Here are the top events, keynotes, and trends at ISTE 2016.

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