Parents and teachers agree that data is important to supporting learning and social emotional development
By Laura Ascione, Managing Editor, Content Services, @eSN_Laura
September 21st, 2018
Most teachers rely on data to personalize learning and understand student performance--and parents overwhelmingly support teachers' data use, according to a poll from the Data Quality Campaign. The poll, which is DQC's third parent poll and first teacher poll, finds…
By Julia Freeland Fisher, director of education research at the Christensen Institute
Recently, Stanford researcher Raj Chetty came out with yet another new study on the jagged landscape of opportunity facing America. Analyzing the relationship between young people’s exposure to innovation and the likelihood that they would go on to become inventors,…
Schools are moving to mobile-first digital learning environments. Wi-Fi and network infrastructure that were designed for coverage and connectivity are woefully inadequate to connect every student, device and classroom.
Explore these resources to discover how Aruba solutions deliver the scale, reliability and intelligence needed to promote mobile learning in Primary Education Schools.
The Houghton Mifflin Harcourt® vision of English Language Arts (ELA) is to provide a comprehensive definition of what it means to be a literate person in the 21st-century. Our goal is to help administrators, educators, parents, and students achieve that vision.
Explore this resource center to learn how HMH ELA programs can help ensure that every student has the critical reading and writing skills that are necessary to meet the demands of college and career life in our complex digital age.
We work with money every day, but where do we learn to become financially literate? For many, it results through trial and error as adults. A new program by Junior Achievement, supported by American Honda Finance, called JA Personal Finance has been demonstrated to not only improve students understanding of financial concepts, but also influences behaviors related to responsible money management.
We invite you to explore the Featured White Paper and additional resources below which provide an insight to the critical need for financial literacy education.
As education continues to evolve, the use of technology is a crucial element for success and growth. However, technology brings with it many e-safety concerns and new ways for students to become distracted. LanSchool and LanSchool Air put control back in the hands of educators, making it easy for them to manage devices and digital activities in the classroom. We invite you to explore how classroom management software can help your school further learning through technology.
The importance of a positive, high-performing school culture cannot be overstated. It is the number one factor in attracting a talented team, delivering an effective learning environment, and building a stronger community.
Are you keeping up with the needs of the modern workforce? Are your students getting the best possible education from the most skilled and passionate people? It may be time to rethink the K-12 career experience. Explore these resources to learn how you can help foster a better culture in your school and district.
Fuel Education helps educators spark student success through digital learning. More than 2,000 schools and districts have chosen Fuel Education to help them tap into the best of today’s vast array of digital educational resources, tailor solutions for a variety of learning environments, and personalize learning to drive stronger student and district outcomes.
No matter your school or district’s size, location, or resources, you can expand your students’ access to high quality curriculum and content by tapping into our extensive digital catalog of digital courses and titles for grades K–12. FuelEd Online Courses have been crafted based on education research, are aligned to critical learning standards, and are designed to help teachers prepare students for academic success by teaching them 21st century skills.
Tracking & Reporting Special Activities Labor in K-12 Schools
September 21, 2018
Billions of dollars in funding is allocated to school districts across the United States each year through federal grants and child nutrition programs. But accounting for the labor costs involved in grant-funded activities can be fraught with difficulty.
This white paper examines why tracking and reporting special activities labor is important, the challenges involved in doing this accurately—and how an automated workforce management solution can help schools meet these challenges much more effectively.
Hidden Cost, Hidden Opportunities: Calculating the Total Cost of Ownership for Hardcopy Devices in Education Settings
September 20, 2018
How can educational organizations achieve cost-savings and efficiencies with minimal investment? By optimizing their document imaging devices- MFPs, printers, scanners & more. The first step is a TCO analysis. Download the whitepaper to learn more.
Supporting English Learners with Social and Emotional Learning
September 20, 2018
In schools across the country, educators are paying more attention to the importance of incorporating social and emotional learning (SEL) into instruction at all grade levels—and with good reason. SEL can be a critical factor in helping close achievement gaps, especially among English learners (ELs). But the EL landscape is complex, and there is not a one-size-fits-all solution.
Read this Ed-Tech Point of View to learn about the research-based SEL practices and culturally responsive teaching strategies schools are implementing that hold tremendous promise in helping EL students achieve high standards.
It takes an entire community working toward the same goal to make any K-12 technology initiative successful. Explore this paper to discover top considerations and best practices for creating and executing a shared, learner-focused vision that leverages technology to support learning, including:
Checklist for a successful student 1-to-1 learning initiative
How to empower educators to facilitate learning
Creating spaces that encourage learning
Technology that enhances learning
Ways to protect your data and prevent threats
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In the blink of an eye, your organization’s data can be lost, stolen, or simply damaged beyond repair. Discover what threats to watch for as well as how you can leverage cloud solutions to prevent your organization from experiencing its own data disaster.