Expectations for educators and students have never been higher. Students today must be prepared for a dynamic, global economy—one that calls on people to use data more thoughtfully, think creatively, and work productively in teams.
To meet the challenges of today, it is paramount that educators are supported to facilitate personalization of instruction at scale. Helping to make this a reality is education research that focuses on innovations in digital technologies, next-generation assessments, data platforms, and others that empower educators to continually adapt instruction to students’ needs and give students timely, appropriate feedback to improve learning.
New Study Reveals U.S. Students Believe Tablets Are Game Changers in Learning and Student Engagement
I began thinking about the communications technologies such as Skype, Face Time and Google Hangouts that make it possible for us to have face-to-face conversations with anyone with a camera-equipped computer, tablet or cell phone—which is just about everyone. What would happen, I wondered, if those vital conversations between a parent and teacher were conducted virtually?.. Read More