FREE Math Puzzles for K-12

Teacher Tech

Alice Keeler made a Math Puzzle spreadsheet we all can use for students K-12! The post FREE Math Puzzles for K-12 appeared first on Teacher Tech. In this guest post by Alice Aspinall, she shares number puzzles she made for her own children.

K-12 109

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-12 Tech Curriculum

Ask a Tech Teacher

Today: K-12 Technology Curriculum. The K-12 Technology Curriculum is Common Core and ISTE aligned, and outlines what should be taught when so students have the necessary scaffolding to use tech for grade level state standards and school curriculum.

K-12 228
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Innovating Beyond Avoidable K-12 Crises

EdNews Daily

The post Innovating Beyond Avoidable K-12 Crises first appeared on EdNews Daily. By Amy Valentine There’s always a crisis in education. Covid-19 is the most recent and most significant, and it has challenged our education system in innumerable ways.

K-12 269

6 necessary steps to move K-12 education forward in 2021

eSchool News

Six key K-12 education trends, including teachers and parents becoming more open to new ways to teach and learn, and finding value in technology to stay connected, will be necessary to move education forward in the coming months.

K-12 105

Can you teach K-12 students to become entrepreneurs?

Neo LMS

The school system as a whole has a problem on their hands: that’s a lot of people who intend to be freelancers or business owners in the not so distant future, yet we don’t teach them how to, at least not at a K-12 level. The post Can you teach K-12 students to become entrepreneurs?

K-12 390

K-12 education needs a cybersecurity overhaul

eSchool News

This statistic underscores that the K-12 sector is increasingly becoming a prime target for attack. COVID-19 Update District Management eSchool Media Featured on eSchool News IT Management challenges day Education IT K-12 K-12 education k12 leaders learning school

K-12 91

Why Chromebooks Have Expanded in K-12 Classrooms

Kajeet

So why are Chromebooks gaining—and maintaining—the momentum within the K-12 classroom? Did you know Chromebooks made up 60 percent of all U.S. education shipments in 2017? To put that number in perspective, in 2012, Chromebooks made up less than a single percent of the education market, according to Computerworld. And how do teachers and students use these devices for learning? Digital Learning Chromebooks WiFi for Students

Creative Coding Across the K-12 Curriculum

Digital Promise

The post Creative Coding Across the K-12 Curriculum appeared first on Digital Promise. As a former classroom teacher, I understand the feeling of wanting to be the teacher who introduces her students to computer science (CS) and coding. How incredible would it be to pique students’ interest in what could become a new passion or even a future profession? But where would I start? With little to no CS experience, it can be daunting.

K-12 243

The State of K-12 Cybersecurity: 2019 Year in Review

Doug Levin

Cross-posted at the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center: [link]. Data for the report is drawn from publicly disclosed incidents cataloged on the K-12 Cyber Incident Map. The K-12 Cyber Incident Map has identified over 775 school cybersecurity incidents since 2016.

K-12 212

Top 5 LMS benefits for K-12 Students

Neo LMS

5 LMS benefits for K-12 Students. The post Top 5 LMS benefits for K-12 Students appeared first on NEO BLOG. K-12 LMSAnother year has flown by and stores everywhere are yet again full of school supplies, one more useful (or eccentric) than others. The back-to-school season is a stressful season, for students, parents and teachers alike.

LMS 281

Starting a K-12 classroom drone program

eSchool News

More K-12 schools are introducing drones into the classroom as educators discover how useful unattended vehicles can be to teach and strengthen science, technology, art, engineering, and mathematics (STEAM) skills.

K-12 82

6 strategies for better K-12 cybersecurity

eSchool News

K-12 schools and colleges alike had to rapidly transition to remote, socially distanced in-person, or hybrid learning. COVID-19 Update District Management eSchool Media Featured on eSchool News IT Management better Education FBI hybrid hybrid learning K-12 learning states Technologies

K-12 86

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-12 Tech Curriculum

Ask a Tech Teacher

Today: K-12 Technology Curriculum. The K-12 Technology Curriculum is Common Core and ISTE aligned, and outlines what should be taught when so students have the necessary scaffolding to use tech in the pursuit of grade level state standards and school curriculum.

K-12 213

Two Important Lessons About Digital Transformation From Outside Of K-12

The Journal

We have commented before on the Digital Transformation (DT) happening inside and outside of K-12. In this week’s blog post, then, we point out two lessons from DT outside of K-12 from which that those in K-12 might well learn Well, sports fans, it’s DT time again!

K-12 203

Focus on 21st-century skills: 3 Digital trends in K-12 education

Neo LMS

3 Digital trends in K-12 education. The concept of open content started with universities, which were among the first educational institutions to put some of their courses online, but it might become the new thing in K-12 education as well.

Trends 221

Managing Student Devices in K-12

Kajeet

market experienced a 10 percent year-over-year growth in mobile devices sold to K-12 schools, according to THE Journal. At the start of 2018, the U.S. From tablets to laptops to smartphones, mobile devices have taken over education. Digital Learning Technology Insight 1 to 1 BYOD MDM

K-12 150

Toward the Digital Transformation of K-12

The Journal

In this blog post — Part 1 of a two part series — we explore the what, why, and how of digital transformation outside of K-12 Digital transformation — where organizations move from analog, paper-and-pencil processes, to fundamentally new processes enabled by digital technologies — is happening in virtually every industry.

K-12 177

Advancing Computational Thinking Across K-12 Education

Digital Promise

Thanks to the successes of campaigns like the Hour of Code and this week’s Computer Science Education Week, educators, policymakers, and families around the country are realizing the value of coding and computer science in K-12 education. The implications of computational thinking stands to impact learning across ages and disciplines in K-12 education. The post Advancing Computational Thinking Across K-12 Education appeared first on Digital Promise.

K-12 229

The Internet of Things in K-12

Kajeet

From smart toys and clothing to smart homes and cities, the Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly becoming integrated into all aspects of our lives, and its influence and reach are only going to keep expanding. Gartner predicted that spending on IoT worldwide would reach $1.5 billion in 2018, while Statista estimates that there will be close to 31 billion connected smartphones, wearables, smart watches, cars, and other devices by the end of 2020. Mobile Broadband Technology Insight Data and Trend

K-12 210

Why School Bus WiFi is Growing in K-12

Kajeet

Digital Divide Bus WiFi WiFi for Students SmartBus distance learning

K-12 195

The Best K-12 Learning Management Systems 2020

techlearning

There are dozens of Learning Management Systems in the K-12 market. Here are some of the best

System 107

K-12 Needs Social Learning!

The Journal

So is K-12’s current love affair with “personalized learning” a mistake? “Social” as an adjective — as in social gaming, social media and social networks — is everywhere these days, and for good reason! We constantly engage in social learning: learning from and with each other.

K-12 150

An Open Letter to the K-12 Community and a Love Letter for Education Elements

Education Elements

Dear K-12 Education Community, Leadership

How One K-12 Startup Is Harnessing the Podcasting Wave

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

The post How One K-12 Startup Is Harnessing the Podcasting Wave appeared first on Market Brief. The founder of Listenwise realized her pubic radio experience gave her unique experience to offer educators and students a new service. The Startup Blog Educational Technology/Ed-Tech Entrepreneurship Podcasting Professional Development

K-12 249

20 Seesaw ideas with Chromebooks for K-12 classes

Ditch That Textbook

Creating is memorable. When students learn something and then can create something with it — a digital project, a story, a video — that’s something they can be proud of. Sharing what you’ve created enhances the experience. Who wants to work hard on something that no one else sees? Creating and sharing, all in one […].

California State Parks Experience Goes Virtual for K-12 Students

CUE

The new “passPORTS” program aims to create blended access to California State Parks for K-12 students that provide meaningful learning experiences. The post California State Parks Experience Goes Virtual for K-12 Students appeared first on CUE, Inc.

K-12 124

Blackbird Releases K-12 Computer Science Pathway

eSchool News

To download Blackbird’s K-12 Computer Science Pathway, please visit: www.BlackbirdCode.com/pathways.

10 K-12 cybersecurity must-dos

eSchool News

Cybersecurity has always been a high priority for K-12 administrators and staff, but with the rapid push to remote learning brought on by COVID-19, school leadership has had to consider how to educate through the lens of cybersecurity.

K-12 79

K-12 Funding in the American Rescue Plan

MIND Research Institute

President Biden has signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 , providing more funding relief for K-12 education than the previous CARES and CRRSA Acts combined. ESSER Funding Breakdown for K-12. The American Rescue Plan: What’s in it for K-12 Schools? -

K-12 75

29 K-12 edtech predictions for 2021

eSchool News

However, the struggle will be to expand innovation in core subjects and beyond, including integrating technology into ancillary K-12 areas such as CTE, music, physical education, health, and the arts.

K-12 91

Michigan Adopts K-12 Computer Science Standards: What's Next?

The Journal

In May 2019, Michigan became the 32nd state to adopt standards for computer science in K-12. In this week’s blog post, we describe those standards, unpack the adoption process, look to the future now the "easy bit" — standards definition and adoption — is done. There is much to learn from Michigan’s efforts

K-12 163

The State of K-12 Cybersecurity: 2018 Year in Review

Doug Levin

Cross-posted at the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center: [link]. Yet, with the embrace of technology, K-12 cybersecurity incidents are growing both more common and more significant. So concludes “ The State of K-12 Cybersecurity: 2018 Year in Review ,” a first-of-its-kind report focused solely on the misuse and abuse of educational technology in U.S. Public schools are relying on technology for teaching, learning, and school operations like never before.

K-12 163

3 Great ideas on how to teach empathy to K-12 students

Neo LMS

3 Great ideas on how to teach empathy to K-12 students. In K-12 education, teaching empathy might help students deal with their insecurities, improve their self-esteem and boost their abilities to make friends.

K-12 231

K-12 Dealmaking: Achieve3000, Frontline Education Make Acquisitions

Marketplace K-12

Frontline Education, a provider of K-12 administrative software, has acquired SuccessEd, which tracks compliance and services offered to students in special education. The post K-12 Dealmaking: Achieve3000, Frontline Education Make Acquisitions appeared first on Market Brief.

K-12 79

K-12 Cybersecurity: The End of Innocence

Doug Levin

I partnered with EdSurge to write an end-of-the-year commentary on the present and future of K-12 cybersecurity (based on my experiences in producing the K-12 Cyber Incident Map ). Blog Security cyber EdSurge K-12 Cyber Incident MapBe sure to check it out.

K-12 150

K-12 Dealmaking: GoGuardian Acquires Formative Assessment Platform; Tutoring Startup Becomes Europe’s Latest Unicorn

Marketplace K-12

The post K-12 Dealmaking: GoGuardian Acquires Formative Assessment Platform; Tutoring Startup Becomes Europe’s Latest Unicorn appeared first on Market Brief.

Two ways to integrate visual storytelling in K-12 instruction

Neo LMS

The post Two ways to integrate visual storytelling in K-12 instruction appeared first on NEO BLOG. E-learning Gamification K-12 TeachersThis piece originally appeared on edtechdigest.com. The first pop-up children’s book I ever touched was Little Red Riding Hood. I was a high school senior and I had thought I was over the fairy tales phase age. Yet I was super impressed with the pop-up Little Red Riding Hood. The story was the same. Except that it wasn’t.

K-12 294

K-12 Dealmaking: Weld North Education Acquires Digital Science Curriculum; Tutoring Startup Raises $100 Million

Marketplace K-12

The post K-12 Dealmaking: Weld North Education Acquires Digital Science Curriculum; Tutoring Startup Raises $100 Million appeared first on Market Brief. Weld North Education, the largest digital curriculum provider in the U.S.,

K-12 83

11 facts about today’s K-12 IT leadership

eSchool News

Broadband access and the ever-growing equity gap are among K-12 IT leaders’ top concerns, according to CoSN’s annual IT Leadership Survey.

K-12 82

Ways to Simplify Cybersecurity Systems in K-12 Schools

EdTech Magazine

If there’s one principle to remember about cybersecurity, it’s that complexity is its greatest enemy. Complex systems are hard, if not impossible, to secure.

System 125

Silver linings in K-12 online learning

eSchool News

No one could have imagined the impact a global pandemic would have on the education landscape. Educators were asked to pivot and teach online with almost no notice.

Walton Foundation Executive Leaves to Launch New K-12 Investment Fund

Marketplace K-12

Marc Sternberg, the K-12 education program director for the Walton Family Foundation, is leaving the organization to start a fund meant to support digital-first education companies. The post Walton Foundation Executive Leaves to Launch New K-12 Investment Fund appeared first on Market Brief.

K-12 65

The Art of Hiring in K-12 Companies: How to Attract New Employees Who Are a Fit

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

The CEO of ed-tech company Listenwise shares insight around finding the right people for K-12 sales and marketing jobs. The post The Art of Hiring in K-12 Companies: How to Attract New Employees Who Are a Fit appeared first on Market Brief. The Startup Blog Business Strategy edtech Hiring K-12 Dealmaking k12 Market Strategy Staffing/Hiring Startups