Blogs

Uncomfortable Questions for the Ed-Tech Community
April 16, 2015

How would you answer these uncomfortable questions about educational technology in your school or district. As we strive for better edtech uses in schools, Bob Moore challenges all to provide answers to these tough questions. 

The Value of Messaging in Educational Change
April 12, 2015

Sharing the good news and benefits of educational initiatives with parents and the school community is important. Readily available communication avenues today include the uses of web, social media and online presentations. See insights including a list of supporting resources from Donna Teuber. 

Leading Today Revisited
March 31, 2015

Leadership plays an essential role in educational digital transformation. Read Leslie Wilson's insights on 6 areas for this necessary and critical leadership focus. 

The Importance of Words in Educational Change
March 25, 2015

Where does learning happen? Read David Jakes insights about the importance of the words we use when it comes to redesigning learning. 

Getting to Transformative Change
March 20, 2015

Are your student creating and using new knowledge in today's world? Read Donna Teuber's thoughts from Tech Learning Live in Atlanta.  See her insights on how technology tools and other resources combine for personalized learning, creativity, collaboration, communication and critical thinking. 

Are You Locking-Down Your Devices or Locking-Out Your Students?
March 13, 2015

Taking a close look at our policies means making sure that we are not locking out learning. Read Bob Moore's advice for creating an environment that provides more freedom for learning to teachers and students. 

Boundless Learning - Powered Up and Personalized
March 3, 2015

It never fails. When we ask learners about learning, they’ll tell us. Read Leslie Wilson's experience on the look of real personalized learning as it goes from planning through to results

Accelerating Learning
February 27, 2015

A few weeks ago, I was fortunate to attend the Future Ready Summit in Raleigh, NC hosted by the Alliance for Excellent Education, the US Dept. of Education Office of Technology, and the Friday Institute team.

Stop the Insanity!
February 22, 2015

New technology choices for classrooms are abundant and easily get our attention. Read Bob Moore's insights about the need to be more thoughtful and deliberate with our review, selection and adoption of technology.

Artifacts and Absolutes
February 17, 2015

How can we best foster and support change in schools? Read Kevin Schwartz's insights and discussion of Artifacts and Absolutes. 

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