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Empowering Bilingual Success: Istation’s Game-Changing Impact on Urban Education

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In this case study, a large urban school district with a significant number of emerging bilingual students faces the challenge of providing academic support without enough bilingual teachers. They use Istation products to address this issue to make a difference in urban education. The program helps diagnose and analyze students’ academic levels, allowing teachers…

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“Game-Changer: Istation Redefines Student Education in Lubbock ISD

In this conversation,  Misty Rieber, Assistant Superintendent, Curriculum and Instruction for Lubbock ISD, and Letitia Gutierrez, Principal of Bean Elementary School emphasize the benefits of using Istation in the classroom for student education. Teachers’ familiarity with student data enables them to provide targeted and strategic support. The effectiveness of Istation as a tool is acknowledged, leading…

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Technology in Education: The Game-Changer in Student Engagement and Progress

As technology in education continues to reshape traditional teaching and learning methods, it’s becoming increasingly clear that the future of education will be one that’s digitally enhanced. Platforms like Istation are revolutionizing classrooms, enhancing foundational reading skills, and leading to a more dynamic and engaging learning experience for students. Data, one of the…

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Istation Reimagining Education

In this video, Istation’s Vivkie Whitfield, VP of Education Expertise, Peter Jacobson, Senior Product Manager, Jessica Jenkins, Product Manager at Istation, and Christy Spivey, VP of Customer Success present their vision for reimagining education and evolving alongside the changing landscape of the education system. Recognizing the importance of supporting educators, they emphasize the need to…

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Voices of E-Learning: The Achievery Episode

On the heels of the pandemic, keeping students focused and wanting to learn on an online platform has become a challenge many have seen. In this episode, the Voices of E-Learning host, JW Marshall, chats with Gwen Oldham, the Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at AT&T, Inc on AT&T’s newest edition, The Achievery which is…

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EdTech Providers Join Forces to Democratize Options for Hybrid Learning

Hybrid learning, meaning the use of technology to make alternatives to standard, in-classroom learning available, is nothing new. However, the pandemic has created an urgent need for more and more diverse hybrid learning options that work for both teachers and students. According to Duncan Peberdy of Learn From Anywhere, many colleges and universities have…

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Empowering the Future of Education with Cutting-Edge Technology

Celebrating the leaders and experts that are powering education into the future, host JW Marshall 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.   Technology should be a supportive player in the world…

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Applied Digital is Scaling Up Infrastructure to Handle Growing GPU Deployment Needs
May 20, 2024

During a transformative period, Applied Digital experienced a significant increase in demand for large-scale GPU deployment. This demand required a focus on power density, as the networking within data centers, particularly for InfiniBand, necessitated that servers be located close together. Each server consumed 10.2 kilowatts of power, and the optimal performance was achieved when…

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Applied Digital is Revolutionizing High Performance Computing by Locating Facilities at Unique Power Sources
May 20, 2024

Applied Digital optimizes high-performance computing by leveraging unique power sources, and locating facilities at the source of power rather than in traditional cloud regions. This approach is particularly suited for AI workloads, which do not require ultra-low latency like video streaming. By targeting areas with abundant but underutilized power, known as “stranded power,” the…

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Experts Talk K-12 EdTech Leadership Priorities
K-12 EdTech Leadership Needs a Bigger Seat at the Table to Overcome Cybersecurity, Staffing, Professional Development Challenges
May 20, 2024

As we navigate the evolving landscape of K-12 education, the role of technology, as well as K-12 edtech leadership has never been more pivotal. Especially in the era of K-12 education post-pandemic, how has this influx of technology solutions for everything from curriculum management, to hybrid learning, to quiz gamification, to AI-supported learning, impacted…

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Energy Reporting for Utilities & Businesses Isn’t Just for Transparency. It’s for Energy & Cost Savings, Too.
May 20, 2024

As cities and states increasingly implement energy benchmarking, disclosure, and transparency mandates, utilities and businesses find themselves navigating a complex landscape of compliance and opportunity. The rise of building performance standards, such as New York’s Local Law 97, Boston’s Building Energy Reporting and Disclosure Ordinance (BERDO), and Denver’s Energize Denver, underscores the urgency for detailed…

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How to Keep Students Engaged During Remote Learning
March 5, 2021

Educators understand the unique challenges of keeping students engaged in a classroom. However, committing to a remote learning curriculum in the middle of a pandemic is something entirely different. With additional challenges like countless distractions, mental fatigue and more thrown into the mix, it’s no wonder that student engagement overall is beginning to wane. To…

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Applying AI and Computer Vision Technology to Improve Student Engagement and Learning Outcomes
February 25, 2021

It is undeniable that the impact of the pandemic on students, teachers and administrators has been swift and dramatic. Remote learning became a necessity overnight, and technology has become the key to success for the education industry. Host Daniel Litwin was joined by Mark Frost, Visual Collaboration Marketing Manager for Intel’s Internet of Things Group,…

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Achieving Equity in Education through Project-Based Learning
September 28, 2020

The pandemic forced educational institutions to abruptly pivot from the classroom to an online approach within a matter of days, and the results have possibly changed the way society will view learning for the foreseeable future. JW was joined by Ron Stefanski, Executive director of sales and marketing for Centric Learning, to talk about…

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Time To Go Global: Remote Possibilities
June 19, 2020

EdTech vendors have been good corporate citizens by offering free resources during this year’s school closures, but eventually they need revenue to keep the doors open. According to industry vendor Michael Spencer, CEO of Global Expansion Strategies, and former Senior Director of International Business Development at K12, the opportunity is ripe to find…

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Rethinking the Classroom and Taking Desks Out of the Equation
May 28, 2019

We all have in our minds what a classroom looks like—desks, structure, all eyes to the whiteboard, or screens at the front. While technology has undoubtedly woven its way into the modern classroom, has it truly enhanced the experience of students? What’s next in revolutionizing the 21st-century classroom? To offer some insights on this,…

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