Technology – A Tool for Literacy

Technology can be a very useful tool when working toward proficient literacy. With September being National Literacy Month literacy is at the top of mind for many educators. Some 30% of respondents to a recent poll of SmartBrief on EdTech readers reported that special...

iPad as Educational Tool

iPads and tablet devices are becoming more and more popular in the classroom. In fact, schools nationwide are allocating funds to expand their offering of hands-on learning through digital education devices. While this technology can be costly for districts to...

Emerging Technologies in Education

Education has evolved. Where once colleges and universities focused on a standard method of teaching, technology has allowed schools to develop methods which has changed the way we view education, allowing students who would have once been easily left behind to a...

Preventing High-Tech Cheating

As we move to an education environment where more and more technology is integrated in the classroom and testing process, there is a growing concern about high-tech cheating and how education professionals can prevent it.  As education professionals explore the best...

Exploring Learning Apps and iPads In The Classroom

As technology becomes more advanced, more capable, and more closely entwined in our daily lives, it is also playing a bigger role in schools as a learning tool. Teachers may feel overwhelmed by the thought of incorporating technology in their daily classroom routine,...