It’s terribly confusing, but perhaps no coincidence, that three of the world’s most prominent consumer technology companies—Apple, Google, Microsoft—each boast a “Classroom” tool aimed at K-12 educators and students. After all, what better way to secure a foothold in the market than impressing one’s brand to future consumers at a young age?
Here’s an overview article to help you understand the current k-12 online classroom environment.
Sixty-five percent of educators expressed confidence in using digital technology in their classrooms, a 7 percent increase over last year, according to a recent survey commissioned by education and publishing company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH).
I’ve been using ED TECH since 1980. Great to see the revolution is ongoing. 😎
New data from a survey of more than 37,000 educators revealed that first-year teachers aren’t using tech in the classroom as much as their more experienced colleagues even though they have a higher opinion of their own technological abilities.
New teachers need technology integration training (even if they don’t know it).
Teaching Online Career advice from the highly accredited University of Wisconsin Stout.
Here’s a list of tech tools used by online instructors at UW-Stout. Good stuff!