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U. Wisconsin taps analytics to ensure students learn during pandemic

by Betsy Foresman

By collecting evidence of student performance, faculty are identifying skills students have mastered and areas where they're struggling.

How technology can power enthusiasm and self-directed learning

by Eileen Belastock

Commentary: edWeb.net's Eileen Belastock shows how technology can provide students with authentic learning experiences and generate improved feedback.

Dispelling the concerns around utilizing remote proctoring systems

by Rory McCorkle

Commentary: As online learning continues to grow, the integrity of student exams is called into question. If done correctly, remote proctoring can be

Educators struggle to find solid research on edtech

by Patience Wait

The vast majority of educators rely on general web searches for edtech information, but they are skeptical about how reliable that information is.

How Canvas came to unseat Blackboard as the leading LMS

by Emily Tate

A recent analysis found that Canvas had surpassed Blackboard as the favorite learning management system in higher education. So where do the companies go next?

Virginia governor awards innovation grants to 10 high school divisions

by Patience Wait

The grants will help schools plan and implement personalized learning programs, performance-based assessments and other innovations.

ISTE 2018 provides megaphone for edtech groups

by Patience Wait

Groups like Common Sense and Future Ready Schools announced their latest efforts to ensure the effective use of technology in education.

A much cleaner Classroom leads list of latest updates from Google

by Emily Tate

At ISTE 2018, the tech company introduced "locked mode" for quizzes and a new Classwork page in Google Classroom.

As ISTE sees record-breaking year, it plans to expand conference series

by Emily Tate

Specialized events throughout the year will focus on computer science, soft skills and digital leadership, ISTE CEO Richard Culatta said.