Posts Tagged ‘education technology’

Essential Elements for Digital Content

Navigating the Digital Shift: Quality Learning Connections in the Digital Age

https://home.edweb.net/webinar/digitalcontent20180530/

This edWebinar highlights SETDA’s latest research, Navigating the Digital Shift 2018: Broadening Student Learning Opportunities. As states and districts shift to implement digital instructional materials, the report provides information and guidance on state acquisition and procurement policies, selection and curation processes. States are increasingly providing guidance, definitions, and vetting policies and practices for the implementation of digital materials to help ensure that digital materials are available to learners via devices anywhere, anytime.

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see also
http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2018/06/25/iste-standards-ed-leaders/

Education teched frenemies

Dr. Christopher Emdin Strikes US Education, Edtech and ‘Frenemies’ at SXSWedu

By Jenny Abamu and Sydney Johnson     Mar 7, 2017

https://www.edsurge.com/news/2017-03-06-dr-christopher-emdin-strikes-us-education-edtech-and-frenemies-at-sxswedu

When a student is brilliant on the street corner but falling asleep in class, something is wrong with the schooling system.

Emdin labeled financially-driven education entrepreneurs as “enemies.” And he took on the nonprofit leaders, policymakers and edtech do-gooders he believes have “good intentions but enemy executions,” dubbing them “frenemies.”