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      Connecting Literacy and Engineering: Empowering Students in K-12 Education

      Posted by Hannah Olson on Wed, Sep 6, 2023

      As educators strive to offer students a comprehensive learning experience, combining diverse subjects is a compelling choice such as integrating literacy and engineering. This dynamic integration fosters creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills among others. Let's explore some benefits and examples of combining literacy and engineering, offering educators and students opportunities to venture into these domains. 


      Where Literacy and Engineering Meet 

      While literacy and engineering might seem unrelated, they actually complement each other. Both involve problem-solving, creativity, and effective communication. Literacy helps students express their thoughts, while engineering sparks innovation and hands-on learning. Combining these strengths creates a powerful educational mix that readies students for a rapidly changing world. 

      The Benefits of Blending Literacy and Engineering 

      Sharper Critical Thinking 

      When you bring together literacy and engineering, students get better at solving problems in different ways. For instance, think about making a simple machine like a lever. By reading about how levers work and then actually making one, students learn how to think creatively and solve challenges from different angles. 

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      Topics: teacher resources, reading, STEM education, Literacy, Engineering

      Classroom Audio Tools: Superheroes of the Classroom

      Posted by FrontRow on Thu, Aug 31, 2023

      When it comes to diverse classrooms, effective communication reigns supreme. Enter classroom audio tools – the superheroes ensuring every student hears and engages. Especially important for students with hearing challenges, they redefine learning environments. Delve into the significance of classroom audio and uncover five actionable strategies to utilize audio tech for inclusivity. Unleash these audio superheroes to empower every learner. 

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      Topics: Classroom Technology, edtech, Classroom Audio, student learning, audio solution, audio, Juno, teacher microphones, student microphones, wireless audio

      Advancing Education through an Enriched Learning Ecosystem

      Posted by Melizza Cuizon on Wed, Aug 30, 2023

      In districts and schools, a comprehensive learning ecosystem is gaining attention as a powerful asset for driving innovation and progress. This ecosystem integrates technologies like interactive displays, digital signage, 3D printers, robots, and classroom audio to create a dynamic and engaging learning environment. By investing in the learning environment that teachers and students spend so much time in, benefits like increased engagement, access to state-of-the-art tools, and improvements in assessment scores are more achievable.  

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      Topics: Classroom Technology, Education Technology, edtech, technology, Connected Classroom, Learning Ecosystem

      Transforming Education Through High-Tech Professional Development: 5 Benefits for K-12

      Posted by Karen Adams on Tue, Aug 29, 2023

      In the ever-evolving landscape of education, technology has emerged as a powerful tool to enhance learning experiences and equip students with the skills they need for the future. As K-12 schools integrate high-tech solutions into their classrooms, the importance of professional development for educators cannot be overstated. What are the top five benefits of investing in professional development when implementing high-tech solutions in K-12 schools?  

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      10 Ed Tech Tips and Tricks to Start the School Year Strong

      Posted by Melizza Cuizon on Mon, Aug 28, 2023

      As educators, integrating technology brings new opportunities for engaging learning experiences and efficient classroom management. This new school year is the perfect time to leverage the potential of educational technology for a dynamic and productive learning environment. Whether you're well-versed or just starting your journey with Ed Tech, these top 10 practical tips and tricks will help you achieve your goals. 

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      Topics: Education Technology, tips for teachers, edtech, teacher resources

      Revolutionizing Learning: Labdisc Transforms at Ron Clark Academy

      Posted by Boxlight on Thu, Aug 24, 2023
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      Topics: Case Studies, Labdisc, STEM, STEM education, MimioSTEM, Success Story

      Equitable Assessments: 10 Steps to Empowering Every Student's Success

      Posted by Demetrius Handelih on Wed, Aug 23, 2023

      As educators, the beginning of a new school year brings with it a profound responsibility: Designing and facilitating assessments that honor each student's unique strengths and needs. Inclusive assessment preparation isn't just a task - it's a fundamental commitment to fostering equitable learning environments. What are some essential steps to create assessments that accommodate diverse abilities, including students with hearing loss, varying English language levels, and Individualized Education Plans?  

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      Topics: classroom assessment, tips for teachers, formative assessment, Equity

      Advancing STEM Education: Empowered Learning for All

      Posted by Boxlight on Tue, Aug 22, 2023

      We are excited about our forthcoming STEM education events in our ongoing commitment to elevating STEM learning opportunities. Our commitment to delivering enriched learning experiences for teachers and students remains steadfast, with a special focus on the dynamic realm of STEM education.  

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      Topics: STEM, STEM education

      Clayton County Public Schools and EOS Education: Celebrating Teachers and More

      Posted by Boxlight on Mon, Aug 21, 2023

      EOS Education by Boxlight and Clayton County Public Schools (Jonesboro, GA) proudly united to host the inaugural Teacher Appreciation Celebration, an event organized by the EOS Education Digital Learning Specialist Team. This extraordinary occasion not only celebrated and honored the District’s exceptional teachers but also underscored our enduring partnership and commitment to supporting the district's goal of making a positive impact on students through educational technology and services. This celebration also serves as one of the many collaborative events we have planned with CCPS. 

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      Topics: Professional Development for Teachers, Teacher Appreciation Day, Teacher Appreciation Week, teacher training, teacher professional development, teacher PD, EOS Education

      Top 5 Things to Do When Using EdTech

      Posted by Ashley Helm on Thu, Aug 17, 2023

      To leverage the transformative power of Education Technology (EdTech) and achieve impactful teaching outcomes, consider implementing these five key strategies: 

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      Topics: Education Technology, edtech


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