Resources to support effective technology initiatives

  • Computational Thinking

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    Computational Thinking

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    This toolkit helps educators utilize computational thinking in their classrooms so that students can solve problems in creative and innovative ways.

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  • Security

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    Security

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    3 levels of school security

    K-12 leaders have a lot to worry about with regard to cybersecurity. This toolkit - developed with generous support from CDW-G* - includes resources and materials to help school technology leaders make the best decisions to ensure the safety of every student.

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  • Innovation Spaces

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    Innovation Spaces

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    Career and Technical Education ("CTE") today is much more than the woodshop, agriculture, home economics, and welding classes of yesterday. Innovation-focused CTE spaces utilize the latest technologies and teaching practices to prepare students for the yet-to-be-invented careers of tomorrow. 

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  • Maker & STEM

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    Maker & STEM

    Discover the critical role that science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education plays in driving innovation.

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  • Active Learning Spaces

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    Active Learning Spaces

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    See how smartly designed learning spaces create a more engaging experience for instructors and students.

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  • BYOD

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    BYOD

    Explore resources for planning and implementing a BYOD program at the school or district level.

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  • Digital Transformation

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    Digital Transformation

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    Digital tools are transforming the world we live in today, as well as the one our students will live in tomorrow. This toolkit will help educators bring about a culture of learning through more effective implementation of digital technology. 

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  • Infrastructure

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    Infrastructure

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    See how successful schools and districts are implementing powerful network infrastructure solutions to improve learning.

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  • OER & Digital Curriculum

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    OER & Digital Curriculum

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    Investigate research-based practices behind the decision to go digital.

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  • Personalized Learning

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    Personalized Learning

    See how personalized learning, tailored to each student's strengths, needs, and interests, maximizes student engagement and achievement. 

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  • Pilots & Proof of Concept

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    Pilots & Proof of Concept

    Learn the crucial steps involved with planning and implementing a proof of concept of your education technology initiatives.

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  • Policy & Leadership

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    Policy & Leadership

    Explore how policies in education can keep pace with the development of new technologies.

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  • Privacy

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    Privacy

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    Learn more about the state of data privacy, federal policies, and the key strategies to ensuring the safety of vital student information.

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  • Professional Learning

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    Professional Learning

    Learn about PLCs and other powerful approaches to the teacher support and professional learning essential to success.

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  • RFP

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    RFP

    Learn the terms, formats, common requirements and expectations necessary to create an effective Request for Proposal.

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Tod Johnston | June 10, 2021

Schools have a tremendous opportunity to use pandemic relief funds to not only help students complete their unfinished learning, but also to reimagine and reinvent what learning looks like for their students. 

Naomi Harm | May 20, 2021

Prioritizing your learning commitment in yourself can help foster more empathy-based interactions with your peers and family members, resulting in action-based outcomes, as you listen, consider, and learn from the individuals closest to you in your learning community.  

Dale Basye | April 30, 2021

While the typical woes surrounding education have tended to be around funding, now—with the American Rescue Plan Act—schools and district have the funds to reimagine modern learning to accelerate recovery from months of lost learning opportunities. 

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CoSN Leadership Report

CoSN released its 2021 EdTech Leadership Survey Report, offering unique insight into the challenges that edtech leaders faced during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Ten Breakthrough Technologies for 2021

The MIT Technology Review has published its 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2021 list. See what technologies are reinventing our lives now, or are poised to make a significant impact in the future.

Return to the Classroom Survey

Please take five minutes and complete this online survey to help us better understand your plans to return to the classroom for the 2021-2022 school year.

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