Lauri Brady

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Evaluating Technology? Here's What To Look For

In my former life as a Director of Instructional Technology I worked with school leaders to make the best choices when it came to technology. We …

Why Start With Pedagogy? 4 Good Reasons, 4 Good Solutions

<i>This post originally appeared on HASTAC on June 18, 2015.</i><p>I’m often asked why I start with pedagogy, given the larger institutional reforms and social …

The Key to School Change: Getting Comfortable With Discomfort

School communities need to build both a comfort and capacity for change, and a large part of this process is to become increasingly comfortable with …

Pedagogy

Survey: Majority of teachers using tech, but need more training

The teaching profession is caught at a tipping point with technology, according to a new survey of educators conducted by textbook publisher Houghton …

What’s next: Blended Learning 2.0

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island is fertile ground for experimentation with technology in classrooms as it seeks to become the first fully blended …

Google Classroom Update: New User and Developer Tools

Learning Management Systems<p>Google's Classroom platform for creating, sharing and grading assignments is gaining integration tools for administrators …

How to Teach Media Fluency Skills: 6 Cool Concepts to Try

Teaching Media Fluency skills is crucial to the educational environment as technology continues to reshape how students think and react to digital …

How Today’s Technology is our Best Hope for Helping Struggling Readers

Creative Commons licensed image source Well-made programs that use advanced technology could mean a lot for people with reading disabilities. …

10 Mac Tips Every Teacher Should Know about

July 9, 2015<br>Mac is an incredible piece of gadgetry and an ideal companion for teachers. It has tons of features and functionalities that can make …

Operating Systems

The Case Against Laptops in the Classroom

Last week, at the Aspen Ideas festival, there came an interesting little moment between Kentaro Toyama, a computer scientist, and Jim Steyer, a …

Follow these 10 one-to-one classroom tips for every educator

Before school starts, make the most of your summer with these tips from 2 one-to-one pros<p>The word is out. We hear every day from teachers who tell us …