The future of school technology is here.
As a 21st-century district leader, you have the power to run schools like never before. The technological revolution has thrown open the door to a whole new realm of possibilities: new ways to engage students, new ways to streamline processes, and so much more.
Are you keeping up with the advances of technology? Do your students, teachers, and staff have the high-tech tools that allow them to achieve more at your district? The possibilities are endless. Check out these resources to explore futuristic practices occurring in school districts right now and to learn how technology can impact your district.
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Technology Is Transforming Special Education
Technological innovation is rapidly changing the world of special ed. From iPads and mobile devices to socially-assistive robots and Braille smartphones, these futuristic tools allow students to learn in incredible—and incredibly effective—new ways.
The Yin and Yang of Augmented Reality
Augmented reality is no longer just the effect of selfie filters and games; it’s now finding uses in the classroom too. But are there drawbacks to this trendy new tool? Explore the possible impact of AR in education, and decide for yourself whether its magic is worth pursuing.
Hot Take: Automated Classrooms
Protect students more effectively. Increase efficiency. Cut energy costs. Your school district can achieve these goals and more with a little help from new advancements in technology. Find out how automating certain aspects of the classroom can help your district better support teachers and students in pursuit of a safer, more productive learning environment.
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5 key network steps for supporting educational technology
Today’s IT directors need to be smarter than ever about emerging technology.
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3 Smartphone Uses for Administrators
Administrators—the power to streamline your work already lies inside your pockets! In this article, learn how to make approvals, receive automated notifications, and complete evaluations all straight from your phone.
5 Creative Uses for Digital Signage in Schools
Are the screens around your schools enriching students’ and teachers’ experiences? Discover how you can take your digital signage to the next level by showcasing student work, creating classroom discussion, sharing school culture, and more.
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Getting the most from collaboration tools
District leaders can follow a handful of tips to choose the best collaboration tools to foster creativity among educators.
Digital teaching and learning in the smartphone era
Navigating classroom technology doesn’t have to be daunting–all it takes is the ability to understand the relationship today’s students have with technology.
6 ways to get teachers on board with edtech
Banish tech phobia and help teachers get on board with edtech resources.