Education Technology

Why Upskilling is More Than Just Job Training

  The current economic zeitgeist suggests that workers need to start re-educating themselves if they want to not only survive but thrive. David Blake, CEO of Learn In, thinks differently. On this of EdTech Today, David breaks down why the employers are the ones that should shoulder the burden of educating the workers in order to not only Read more

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EdTech Today
Why Upskilling is More Than Just Job Training
  The current economic zeitgeist suggests that workers need to start re-educating themselves if they want to not only survive but thrive. David Blake, CEO of Learn In, Read more
EdTech Today
For Some Students A Remote Setup Meant Learning Gains
New research released today by the Center for Public Research and Leadership (CPRL) at Columbia University finds that digitally accessible, high-quality instructional materials Read more
EdTech Today
How To Handle the Wild Ride That Is the EdTech Marketplace
  Never before has edTech been more essential, or more coveted in the investment community. In this of EdTech Today, Liam Pisano, Managing Partner at EduLab Capital Partners, Read more
Education Technology
What is the Future for edX as a 2U For-Profit?
MIT & Harvard University have officially passed ownership of their edX online learning platform to the public benefit company 2U. Founded in 2012 in collaboration with MIT & Harvard, Read more
Education Technology
Equity in Innovation—Why Diversity is Essential for Growth
The 2021 ASU+GSV Summit, which brings together stakeholders and leaders in education, is just weeks away. The Age of Digital Learning is previewing what to expect. Host Kevin Hogan Read more
EdTech Today
The Value of Risk in Edtech
The idea of trial and error (aka failure) used to be a tricky subject in education circles. Now during pandemic times, it has become part of the process whether we like it or not. Read more

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What Makes for a ‘Cheap’ Flatbed Printer?
July 30, 2021
On previous episodes of Print Precision from DigiTech, we’ve covered a simple truth – quality is the cheapest thing you can offer your customers. There’s no substitute for a high-quality flatbed printer like the Read more
The Technical Aspects of In-Circuit Test Fixtures
July 30, 2021
Critical in-circuit test fixtures, or ICT fixtures, are no strangers to On Deck with Circuit Check. This show isn’t their first mention, but, for this episode, ICT fixtures got a more in-depth look for a better Read more
Strategic Accounts—A Role for Everyone
July 30, 2021
Service Logic’s Elizabeth Barber, Operations & Communications Manager, and Sarah Craver, Accounting Assistant, spoke with host Hilary Kennedy on the importance of everyone’s role in running Read more

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Hybrid Learning Models
 are Here to Stay Post-Pandemic. Two experts weigh in.
May 20, 2021
  As schools across the country wrap up another unusual school year, most K-12 education is still being facilitated with remote learning. However, educators are beginning to see Read more
The GSV Cup Elite 200 Announced; Startups Will Compete For $1 Million In Prizes
ASU+GSV Summit, the annual education technology conference hosted by GSV Ventures and Arizona Read more
4 Education Resources You May Have Missed This Month
Take a moment to read our roundup of content and resources to bring ideas, insight and Read more
Are Virtual Field Trips Going to Remain Relevant Post-Pandemic?
Virtual field trips or expeditions have gained in popularity in recent years, and the COVID-19 Read more
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Are Virtual Field Trips Going to Remain Relevant Post-Pandemic?
March 18, 2021
Virtual field trips or expeditions have gained in popularity in recent years, and the COVID-19 global pandemic has given the concept a boost as schools and now parents scramble to bring relevant, Read more
How Tech Helps Eliminate Campus Parking Challenges for Students
Campus parking has been transformed by technology in recent years, and one of the most Read more
The Value of Building Virtual Campus Tours
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all aspects of higher education, including the college Read more
10 New EdTech Tools to Power Teaching and Learning
Instead of the usual hustle and bustle through bright and crowded exhibit hall aisles, trade Read more
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10 New EdTech Tools to Power Teaching and Learning
March 4, 2021
Instead of the usual hustle and bustle through bright and crowded exhibit hall aisles, trade shows kept exhibitors and attendees at home this year and took a virtual approach to showcasing new Read more
Why an Educational Institution’s Website Can Make or Break its Credibility
For many–if not most–potential students, as well as faculty and staff seeking employment, your Read more
How Simulated Healthcare Training Supports Medical Education Programs
Healthcare simulation is the modern way to educate and train healthcare professionals to master Read more
Illuminate Education Unveils Research on Actual Impact of Spring School Closures
New research released by Illuminate Education indicates students in grades K-8 are experiencing Read more

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Education Technology
Empowering Students to Design Their Own Futures
July 1, 2021
 In moving education forward, how much does the system empower students to become successful citizens? Students should be able to design their own futures, but that takes systemic change. Read more
How Khan Academy and AT&T Focus on Learning Gains Not Losses
 Khan Academy Founder Sal Khan and AT&T Assistant Vice President, Corporate Social Read more
Sounds Like Success: How Higher Ed Can Leverage Mass Communication Tech
College campuses are disjointed and divided with little continuity. That can make mass Read more
Sounds Like Success: Critical Mass Communication Tools for K-12 Education
Mass communication in K-12 educational spaces isn’t new. It’s been a part of the Read more
Education Technology
Sounds Like Success: Critical Mass Communication Tools for K-12 Education
June 17, 2021
Mass communication in K-12 educational spaces isn’t new. It’s been a part of the environment for decades, but new technology tools make it simpler and more effective. Looking at the needs and Read more
How to Address Student Mental Health and Emergency Preparedness during Reopening
Returning to school full-time is going to be a challenge for students. Combine Read more
Insights on the Past, Present and Future of Higher Education
Dr. James Smith is the 23rd President of East Michigan University. Dr. Smith’s education Read more
EdTech: How to Use Federal Education Funds to Ease STEM Learning Loss
The past two school years have been unprecedented in their difficulty. Students feel it. Read more
Education Technology
EdTech: How to Use Federal Education Funds to Ease STEM Learning Loss
May 27, 2021
The past two school years have been unprecedented in their difficulty. Students feel it. Teachers and administration feel it. But thankfully, the U.S. government is providing federal funds to Read more
How Wireless Displays Make HyFlex Classrooms Achievable in Education
The COVID-19 Pandemic has forced a lot of educators and teachers to reconsider Read more
The Hall Pass has Gone Digital, but Will it Make a Difference?
Celebrating the leaders and experts that are powering education into the future, host JW Read more
Beyond the Classroom: Rethinking What’s Normal in Education
In terms of the COVID-19 pandemic, an often-discussed notion is getting things back to Read more

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EdTech Today
For Some Students A Remote Setup Meant Learning Gains
July 28, 2021
New research released today by the Center for Public Research and Leadership (CPRL) at Columbia University finds that digitally accessible, high-quality instructional materials Read more
How To Handle the Wild Ride That Is the EdTech Marketplace
  Never before has edTech been more essential, or more coveted in the Read more
What is the Future for edX as a 2U For-Profit?
MIT & Harvard University have officially passed ownership of their edX online learning Read more
Equity in Innovation—Why Diversity is Essential for Growth
The 2021 ASU+GSV Summit, which brings together stakeholders and leaders in Read more
Education Technology
Equity in Innovation—Why Diversity is Essential for Growth
July 24, 2021
The 2021 ASU+GSV Summit, which brings together stakeholders and leaders in education, is just weeks away. The Age of Digital Learning is previewing what to expect. Host Kevin Hogan Read more
The Value of Risk in Edtech
The idea of trial and error (aka failure) used to be a tricky subject in Read more
How Khan Academy and AT&T Focus on Learning Gains Not Losses
Celebrating the leaders and experts that are powering education into the future, MarketScale Read more
Why We Need to Make New Education Spaces
As a teacher, administrator, and now designer, David Jakes has always been at the Read more
EdTech Today
Why We Need to Make New Education Spaces
July 19, 2021
As a teacher, administrator, and now designer, David Jakes has always been at the forefront for reimagining the classroom experience. On this episode of EdTech Today, David talks Read more
Simplicity Will Be Key to EdTech Success
  Nothing about the ongoing attempts to solidify post-pandemic learning Read more
Revaluing the Currency of “Power” Skills in K-12
  In anticipation of the 2021 ASU+GSV Summit, which brings together Read more
Why Edmentum Entered Into a Definitive Agreement to Acquire Apex Learning
Celebrating the leaders and experts that are powering education into the future, MarketScale Read more
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Why Upskilling is More Than Just Job Training
July 30, 2021
  The current economic zeitgeist suggests that workers need to start re-educating themselves if they want to not only survive but thrive. David Blake, CEO of Learn In, thinks differently. On this of EdTech Today, David breaks down why the employers are the ones that should shoulder the burden of educating the workers in order to not only Read more
For Some Students A Remote Setup Meant Learning Gains
July 28, 2021
New research released today by the Center for Public Research and Leadership (CPRL) at Columbia University finds that digitally accessible, high-quality instructional materials designed to bring students, families and educators together increased student learning and engagement during the COVID-19 pandemic. The research reveals possibilities for Read more
How To Handle the Wild Ride That Is the EdTech Marketplace
July 26, 2021
  Never before has edTech been more essential, or more coveted in the investment community. In this of EdTech Today, Liam Pisano, Managing Partner at EduLab Capital Partners, talks about the current phenomenon and what it means for the industry moving forward. EduLab Capital Partners is a seed-stage venture capital firm focused on learning Read more
What is the Future for edX as a 2U For-Profit?
July 25, 2021
MIT & Harvard University have officially passed ownership of their edX online learning platform to the public benefit company 2U. Founded in 2012 in collaboration with MIT & Harvard, edX began as a non-profit organization with the mission of providing an open-source e-learning platform with both free and affordable online courses from accredited Read more
Equity in Innovation—Why Diversity is Essential for Growth
July 24, 2021
The 2021 ASU+GSV Summit, which brings together stakeholders and leaders in education, is just weeks away. The Age of Digital Learning is previewing what to expect. Host Kevin Hogan had a great discussion with Tulaine Montgomery, Co-CEO of New Profit. New Profit is a venture philanthropy organization created by and for social entrepreneurs. At this Read more
The Value of Risk in Edtech
July 23, 2021
The idea of trial and error (aka failure) used to be a tricky subject in education circles. Now during pandemic times, it has become part of the process whether we like it or not. Al Kingsley, CEO of Netsupport believes that some new aspects of this risk-taking culture should remain, in both industry and the classroom. In this episode of EdTech Read more
Returning Safely: Navigating School Safety and Emergencies
July 22, 2021
Schools will be back and mostly open for in-person learning in a few weeks. As students return, challenges around safety and emergencies still exist. So, how can schools be prepared? Offering his expert perspective, Frank Kitzerow, Retired Chief of Police and District Security for Palm Beach County School District, spoke with School Safety Today host Shelby Read more
How Khan Academy and AT&T Focus on Learning Gains Not Losses
July 20, 2021
Celebrating the leaders and experts that are powering education into the future, MarketScale sets out to ask the “right questions” in EdTech to understand the changes in policy and technology that will power our universities, tradeschools, and companies – and drive growth in upskilling certifications.   Khan Academy Founder Sal Khan and Read more
Why We Need to Make New Education Spaces
July 19, 2021
As a teacher, administrator, and now designer, David Jakes has always been at the forefront for reimagining the classroom experience. On this episode of EdTech Today, David talks about how this current disruption makes for an opportunity to capitalize on new teacher enthusiasm and wider community acceptance of what "school" means to change the way Read more