Tag Archives: Common Core Standards

Cool Tool | Digital Badges

Digital badges provide an opportunity for teachers to be recognized for their informal learning.  Worlds of Learning @ NMHS is a place where teachers can learn, experiment, grow, and be challenged.  Their skill mastery is acknowledged with a digital badging system. … Continue reading

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E-Learning and Public Education

CLASSROOM 21 | by Greg Limperis Let’s face it: great blended, online, virtual digital public schools and courses will always be few and far between. The problem with public education is that it is habitually underfunded. For years, I remember … Continue reading

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Interview | On a New Mission with Knovation

A pioneer in creating personalized learning solutions, Randy Wilhelm fosters dialogue, opportunities and innovation among education leaders and stakeholders. He has formed collaborative partnerships throughout education and technology industries with hardware manufacturers, educational publishers and software developers. Randy co-founded netTrekker, … Continue reading

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Interview | Eric Westendorf: How Much Can You LearnZillion?

It’s pretty genius. LearnZillion provides a new model for delivering instruction: they curate short, focused video lessons created by top teachers around the country. “We put these lessons on a platform that makes it easy for students, teachers, and parents … Continue reading

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Cool Tools | Common Core 360

There’s been a lot of people reaching for materials and resources on the Common Core Standards. School Improvement Network introduced this month a new website to help educators better implement the Common Core Standards. The free website,  www.CommonCore360.com, is devoted … Continue reading

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