Six Strategies for Equitable Education Systems

Digital Promise

How can school districts create more equitable opportunities and dismantle systemic barriers facing many students, families, and educators? If we want to live in a society where everyone can flourish, what role does the school system play?”

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Building Stronger Data Systems for the Future

Digital Promise

As a result, Golden Plains’ priorities quickly shifted to understanding how to get students engaged online, which prompted the district to reflect on its internal data systems and join the Data Ready 2021 cohort.

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The impact of digital fatigue in the educational system

Neo LMS

However, after months of screen time, a new phenomenon emerged in the educational system, called digital fatigue. The impact of digital fatigue in the educational system. The post The impact of digital fatigue in the educational system appeared first on NEO BLOG.

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How Faculty Database Systems Are Streamlining Your Schools — And Your Educator’s Lives

EdTech4Beginners

With the pandemic creating shifts in the systems, we’ve relied on for decades, technologies aim to facilitate better systems for those who guide us. While many of these systems aim to make our lives easier, some only seem to complicate and frustrate. While this can prove to benefit students and institutions, teachers need a more efficient system of reporting and engaging with their institutions— one that doesn’t eat up what precious free time they are allowed.

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Using Systems Thinking to Deepen Understanding

MiddleWeb

In her school, writes Megan Kelly, as students acquire ‘systems thinking’ skills, they begin to discover interconnectedness everywhere they look. The post Using Systems Thinking to Deepen Understanding first appeared on MiddleWeb.

Guest post: UC System Cybersecurity Attack

EdTech4Beginners

Application security involves securing your systems by identifying and eliminating vulnerabilities. This attack targets unsecured Wi-Fi systems, especially those that are available to the public. Distributed denial of service attack is an attempt to take over and disrupt your computer system and network. The attack overwhelms your system, causing it to freeze. If you fall for the scam, you will click on the download button, and the software will penetrate your system.

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All Systems Go – How We Went to Distance Learning without Missing a Day

The CoolCatTeacher

” The post All Systems Go – How We Went to Distance Learning without Missing a Day appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

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Ozobot launches new learning management system

Educational Technology Guy

Ozobot Classroom is also the first learning management system that allows educators to get powerful real-time insights into student progress for both on-screen and off-screen activities.

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Learning management systems 101

Neo LMS

Today we’re going back to the beginning to discuss one of the basics tools in e-learning which is the learning management system, LMS, learning platform or whatever you like to call it. A learning management system is totally different from the usual school-based learning. Most learning management systems today require users to log in (teachers, administrators and students) to gain access to full LMS features, such as lessons and assessments.

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How will the edtech boom transform the existing education system?

eSchool News

Highlighted by the coronavirus shutdowns, edtech has emerged as a viable–arguably superior–alternative to traditional education systems. The question is, what does the future of edtech look like, and how will this boom fit into our existing education system?

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Q&A: Lithium-Ion UPS System Benefits for K–12 Districts

EdTech Magazine

The uninterruptible power supply system ensures districts experience safe, smooth and continuous operations. In the event of a power outage or disruption, the UPS system’s battery allows networks to continue running or shut down properly.

Enhancing Cybersecurity in Our Education Systems

EdTech4Beginners

Education has drastically changed with the emergence of technology. Approximately 80% of children now have access to a computer at home and start using the Internet at an early age. While this has its benefits in developing future skills that will be vital to them later on, it also has its dangers. Lauren Naylor of Grapevine, Texas warns that it could be a gateway to cyberbullying––an epidemic that affects close to 43% of children, with repeated attacks in one in four cases.

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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

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How to Reopen: Spaces, Schedules and Systems

MiddleWeb

Pandemic The Unstoppable EL Teacher Covid 19 pandemic reopening school safety schedules spaces systems Tan Huynh Unstoppable EL Teacher

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Unpacking our educators’ belief systems

Dangerously Irrelevant

Everyone brings their own lenses and belief systems to the work. And that means unpacking their lenses and belief systems so that we can connect with their side of the conversation and their side of the thinking process. Recently I shared some stories of youth using technology in amazing, empowered ways with a group of educators. One of them asked me: So you believe that students should be on computers all the time in school? I was taken aback for a second.

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Ways to Simplify Cybersecurity Systems in K-12 Schools

EdTech Magazine

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

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Do You Have A Daily Teacher Interaction Tracking System? If Not … Download Ours Today!

TeacherCast

What is a Daily Teacher Interaction Tracking System? A Daily Teacher Interaction Tracking System is a tool that coaches use every day … in fact, several times a day to account not just for the work that they do with teachers, but what type of work they do.

“Systems Thinking” and “Systems Doing”

The Principal of Change

Systems thinkers” are essential to the growth of an organization. A vision that is created by stepping back and looking at the system as a whole is necessary if we are going to move from “pockets of innovation” to a “culture of innovation” They see beyond any single classroom and help with widespread change. It is important to challenge the system and ask questions, but if leaders have no answers as well, they lose credibility.

Ozobot Classroom - STEAM learning management system coming this Fall

Educational Technology Guy

Ozobot , makers of robots that empower coding and STEAM education for grades K–12, recently unveiled its new Ozobot Classroom learning management system. As the only learning management system that provides insights for screen-free activities, teachers can keep up with their students' progress in real time. learning management system robotics STEM

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Is this the moment in history when K–12 school systems get disrupted?

The Christensen Institute

When the pandemic ends, most families are going to say “good riddance” to their COVID-19 stop-gaps and go back to the incumbent system they’ve long relied on. The post Is this the moment in history when K–12 school systems get disrupted?

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Online Proctoring System – Know about its features and Pros & Cons!

Think Exam

An online proctoring system is an advanced AI integrated tool that has been created for ensuring a cheat-proof test environment when the candidate is attempting an online test from a remote location. The post Online Proctoring System – Know about its features and Pros & Cons!

Best VR and AR Systems for Schools

techlearning

Get the best augmented reality or virtual reality system to enhance your school experience

Best Gaming Systems for School Esports Programs

techlearning

Get the best gaming system for your school to make sure students get the most out of esports

Reflections on Situated Learning vs. The Traditional School System

Catlin Tucker

In an attempt to teach students information and skills, society has created an artificial system, school, in which the information and skills students learn are largely disconnected from the actual contexts in which they will need to be applied. The more I learn about situated learning theory, developed by Jean Lave and Etienne Wenger, the more I find myself reflecting on the sharp contrast between authentic learning and the design of traditional schools and curriculum.

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6 guiding principles for spending federal recovery dollars on systemic solutions

The Christensen Institute

School system leaders who share this philosophy can get started with a few insights from innovation theory: Federal funding should help generate sustainable solutions to persistent problems, not just put Band-Aids on current ones. Recently, the Christensen Institute’s cofounder, Michael B.

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Ditch the clips: Create a behavior management system that works

Ditch That Textbook

Did you have one of those systems where your teacher rated your day using colored cards, moving clips, or some other form of points? Think back to your time in elementary school. Do you remember having to move that clip? Do you remember having it marked in your folder? What about a prize box? Did […]. Guest Blog Teaching behavior management creative teaching relationships teaching

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Creating and Leading Equitable, Effective Learning Systems

edWeb.net

One of the biggest challenges in creating and leading equitable learning systems is building staff capacity. AASA is the premier association for school system leaders and serves as the national voice for public education and district leadership on Capitol Hill.

SXSWEDU 2018 Wrap-up: Systems Change for Adult Learners?

Digital Promise

for Higher Education & Workforce Development , during which each panelist pointed to one key thing they thought should characterize future philanthropic funding: systems change. So I thought more about those prevailing themes I was hearing at SXSWEDU, and reflected on what it would mean to take a systems view. Public and private sector efforts in education, health care, and workforce placement are the result of the partnerships forged by this systems view.

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How to Simplify Cybersecurity Systems in K-12 Schools

EdTech Magazine

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

Geddit - web based student response system

Educational Technology Guy

Geddit is a free, web based student response system, available on any device, that allows teachers to quickly gauge student understanding. assessment student response system Students use the app and indicate their level of understanding on a 1-5 scale. This formative assessment lets teachers know if they can move on or not. Feedback is private and real time. You can also use multiple choice and short answer assessments.

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Optimize your system

Turning Learning On Its Head

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6 Learning Management Systems For Your Consideration

TeacherCast

Learning management systems (LMS) has made it easier for educators and learners to manage their tasks. A good learning management system is a combination of various collaborative features and functionalities. Moreover, they provide teachers a smart way to communicate with students through various communication functionalities, such… Friends of TeacherCast Learning Management Systems

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Picking A Corporate Learning Management System : Features You Should Compare

EmergingEdTech

Those of us working education can easily forget the we're not the only ones who use Learning Management Systems. Learning Management & Course Management SystemsThough this guest post might be helpful to anyone in the corporate world looking to.

Gaming the System: EscapEDX

Knowledge Avatars

And we're now running national education systems where mistakes are the worst thing you can make. Is it any surprise that our test-driven educational system relies so heavily on multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, one-possible-answer assessments? By Jeremy Royster.

Capture the Opportunity: Steps to Redesign School-Level Systems for Equity

Education Elements

These are just a handful of instances in which the biases and beliefs of my teachers and the underlying systems within my school failed to serve me as a student of color. At the age of five, my shyness was taken for lack of understanding and I was tested for English as a Second Language (ESL).

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5 ways peer networks lead to better student support systems

eSchool News

In fact, many tools and programs have helped schools in their efforts to draw upon peer connections and student social capital to create student support systems that set students up for success after school.

Dive into Summer Learning with Unique Learning System

N2Y

n2y offers a complimentary three-month summer unit within Unique Learning System that combines a fun summer theme with the rigor and engagement needed to keep students on the continuum of learning and promote learning recovery. The Search for Consistent and Structured Summer Learning.

A support system for principals juggling multiple crises

The Hechinger Report

With funding from The Walton Family Foundation and Carnegie Corporation of New York, the nonprofit created a free system that paired coaches with school leaders who needed personalized, immediate solutions.

How Learning Management Systems Can Benefit Teachers, Students, And Parents

EdNews Daily

Learning management systems (LMS) like Blackboard or Moodle can benefit teachers, students, and parents in numerous ways. Learning management systems benefit teachers in a number of ways. Open-source learning management systems are typically budget-friendly.

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Four ways to rebuild a better early ed system

The Hechinger Report

Covid just showed how flimsy all of our systems are,” said Shantel Meek, founding director of the Children’s Equity Project at Arizona State University. “It These settings, the report states, “have historically had less access to systemic resources.”.

Introduction of Online Examination System: How does it work, its pros & cons?

Think Exam

An online examination system is the complete agenda of an online based test which has got multiple features and functionalities. The online examination system uses online exam software through which the tests are created, conducted and also evaluated.

An alternative Operating System

techlearning

ElementaryOS—Free and Secure

Achieving Equity Through Systems, Strategies, and Educational Justice

edWeb.net

Systems, Strategies, and an Equity Framework. Three key elements then used for proceeding with equity work are systems leadership, strategic planning, and an equity framework. systems and more support for their holding on to their home languages. By Robert Low.