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12 Tech Innovators Who Are Transforming Campuses

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College leaders are trying new approaches to teaching and conducting research with digital tools, and some of those approaches could be transformative. The Chronicle of Higher Education has gathered...

2018 CoSN Conference Presentation - UDL and Technology: Ensuring Transformative Technology Benefits All Learners

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The last decade has seen an explosion in the advancement of educational technology tools and accessibility features that support universally designed learning experiences and instruction that meets...

A case study of enabling factors in the technology integration change process

This article details a case study that examined the integration of technology into a college-level science course over a period of six years. Through interviews and reviews of documents, the...

An Introduction to Technology Integration

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Video showcasing integration of technology at Harrison High school, where students use technology in learning in topics from physics to history. One math class analyzes data gathered from the school'...

Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation Adoption Rubric

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Supplementary Resource: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation (BCSC) Adoption Rubric - This is an example of the rubric used to evaluate classroom resources according to UDL principles. Use...

Choosing and Implementing Technology Wisely

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This brief article summarizes the contents of online resources for technology implementation teams (including CITEd), and underscores the importance of assembling and providing leadership through...

Conditions for classroom technology innovations

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This article reports on a study of the complex and messy process of classroom technology integration. The main purpose of the study was to empirically address the large question of "why don't...

Digital Accessibility Toolkit: What Education Leaders Need to Know

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Accessibility is essential for leveraging technology and providing educational opportunities for all students, including those with disabilities and English language learners. The toolkit offers...

Digital Accessibility and Compliance: Building LEA Capacity

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What does accessibility compliance mean for you as an educational leader? How can you ensure fair and equal access for all of your students, teachers, and other stakeholders before problems arise?...

District Spotlight: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation

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How can a school district implement a unified approach to using technology and best practices to meet the needs of students with disabilities and their peers? Learn how Indiana’s Bartholomew...

District Spotlight: Pelham School District

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How can districts use personalized learning to maximize the implementation of education and assistive technology to support all students, including students with disabilities? Learn how Pelham School...

End the Math Wars

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Standards: Make Sense of Problems • Model with Mathematics
In this article, the author discusses why and how educational technology can be implemented in the classroom and school to support improved student outcomes in mathematics. The author not only...

Establishing a Clear Vision for Schoolwide Data Use

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This presentation describes how establishing a whole-school culture of data use helps all stakeholders make thoughtful, consistent, and appropriate data-based decisions. Schools can develop a data...

Facilitating Technology Implementation: Strategic Planning for AT Specialists and Administrators -- Part One: Implementation Science

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The key to effective technology implementation is systematic planning that engages all of the principal stakeholders. In this session, education leaders will learn about how to use strategic planning...

Feds Look to Accelerate E-Textbook Adoption with "Digital Textbook Playbook"

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The federal government is looking to bring digital textbooks to all American students within the next five years. As part of the plan, the Federal Communications Commission and the United States...

Finding Alternative Sources of Funding for Assistive Technology

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Under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004, all local educational agencies are expected to provide assistive technology to students who need it in order to receive a...

Five Steps for Implementing a Successful 1:1 Environment

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This article describes the process of moving toward a 1:1 environment in the classroom.

Getting the Most from Technology Tools

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This Knowledge Brief addresses the topic of how to get the most from technology tools in order to inform educators and policymakers who are developing school or district technology plans.

How PowerUp Can Support Your Blended PD

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This chart identifies PowerUp resources that can support blended professional development.

How to Help Your School Thrive Without Breaking the Bank: Chapter 2. Developing a Vision and a Mission

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Developing a strong vision and mission statement can help stakeholders in your school reach a common understanding. A vision is your school's goal—where you hope to see it in the future. The mission...