On Monday, July 16, 2018, students and teachers everywhere will breathe a sigh of relief as they turn on their computers, log in to Exact Path, and with a wide grin, realize that their voices have been heard.
I have been on many sides of the educational world for my entire career. I first began working as a 5th grade teacher and later as an adult and higher education instructor, teaching a variety of professional development skills. When edtech was still relatively new in the market, I worked in a position where I had the ability to travel and educate teachers about how to integrate technology in their classrooms. I loved being able to see the early impact of edtech in classrooms and wanted to continue to bring that experience to others.
Many districts are struggling to provide their teachers with necessary funds for enriching classroom experiences. How can you balance your creativity in the classroom with budget constraints from your school? Educational grants are here to fill this gap. Take a look at the top five grants you should consider applying for in the upcoming school year.
When you do head back to school and log in to Study Island, you will notice a few changes. As a lot of you know, last summer, we released a number of features that positively impacted the experience of students using Study Island. This summer, we focused on you, the teacher, and ways that we could improve your experience using Study Island with your students.
In July 2018, Edmentum releases the third course in our redesigned high school science series: Chemistry! Chemistry (v6.0) is built from the ground up to align to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Like all of our science courses, Chemistry emphasizes scientific inquiry; hands-on, minds-on investigating; and real-world relevance and application. Here’s what you need to know about our revamped Chemistry course.
Adopting any new technology into a school takes time, money, and a LOT of research. Implementing any educational technology (edtech) solution can be a decision long in the making. How can you be sure that you’ve covered all your bases before buying? We’ve compiled our best resources into this handy guide to help your decision-making process!
EdOptions Academy partners directly with districts and schools across the country to step in with state-certified, extensively trained teachers and proven digital curricula for in-demand subjects when faced with the challenge of teacher shortage. Here are seven benefits to partnership with EdOptions Academy to meet your staffing needs.