Education Technology News

Education news roundup – May 2022

Three U.S. education and edtech trends to keep your eye on Importance of implementing IT support in education As the educational landscape continues to evolve, with more edtech, more devices, […]

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How does technology help visual learners?

Presenting information in a brand new way is one of the best things you can do for visual learners. When they see concepts illustrated with images and graphics, students will […]

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The role of the teacher in the future of education

Schools and teachers have always played an essential part in shaping our society, with direct input on the development of children as they grow into adults. With such significant influence […]

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What’s the future of edtech and education?

Although education is always responding to societal shifts, adapting to the impact on students’ needs as they progress towards the world of work, recent years have precipitated more change than […]

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What do visual learners struggle with?

Visual learners have many strengths. They are often able to work independently at their desk and thrive with flashcards and videos. Visual learning is also a wonderful trait for artistic […]

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4 Fun Ways to Celebrate English Language Month

There’s no better time to get kids excited about reading and writing than in April, also known as English Language Month. Celebrate English Language Month with fun activities that get […]

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Sprawling Alaskan school district brings the latest edtech to its rural schools

The Matanuska-Susitna Borough, in Southcentral Alaska, sits in a valley bounded by three mountain ranges, with vast stretches of public land and thousands of glacial lakes. If you pull it […]

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4 tips for virtual learning

Technology continues to shape the way we live and learn. With so many online courses and resources available, there’s no better time to get students excited about learning. At Promethean, […]

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What's Next: The Future of Education

Modern Learning Guide

  In our “What’s Next: The Future of Education” Modern Learning Guide, explore modern learning practices that are designed to support student collaboration and social-emotional learning in the classroom. As […]

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What is digital storytelling?

Digital storytelling is a new form of communication that makes it easy for anyone to tell their stories in an appealing, interactive way. This technique has been used by educators […]

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National Women’s History Month resources

National Women’s History Month is a time to recognize the achievements of women and girls in America. Women’s History Month has been observed every March since 1987, though it began […]

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Black History Month resources for your interactive display

February is Black History Month, a time to celebrate the achievements and integral societal contributions made by African Americans .  This year, we want to help you commemorate this important […]

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Kenosha Unified School District makes education technology a top priority

For some school districts, technology is as essential to teaching and learning as desks and chairs. These districts see education technology as a critical tool for helping teachers do their […]

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Technology helps Louisiana district overcome barriers and rebuild after multiple hurricanes

Calcasieu Parish School Board (CPSB) is a massive district with 58 schools and 36,000 students. Battling a pandemic and multiple hurricanes, a resilient community has defined the district’s character. From […]

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How to prevent bullying in a collaborative online space

Bullying is a form of abuse that can be emotional, physical, or verbal. It can also occur online as cyberbullying.   Cyberbullying includes nonverbal harassment which could include text messaging, instant […]

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5 best social studies apps for interactive whiteboards

Social studies should take students around the world. With the help of interactive displays, now they can! Interactive whiteboards are one of the best tools teachers can use to engage […]

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Addressing Learning Loss in Higher Education

Potential learning loss from this past school year has been at the center of discussion around schools, with concern expressed around students entering into higher education as well as for […]

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5 best language arts apps for interactive whiteboards

Interactive whiteboards can benefit children with different learning styles while keeping them engaged in lessons. With the versatility of multi-viewer screen mirroring, the days of a teacher and one pen […]

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5 best math apps for interactive whiteboards

Interactive whiteboards, also called interactive displays,  are one of the best tools a teacher can use to engage their class. With this digital assistant, you’ll be able to bring your […]

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Accelerating K-12 learning recovery

As highlighted in our last learning loss blog post, research shows that on average, K-12 students lost up to four months of mathematics and an additional four months of reading […]

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Classroom remote collaboration with interactive whiteboards

You likely know that interactive whiteboards have a multitude of classroom uses. But did you know that most can be carried out remotely via a strong internet connection? Remote collaboration […]

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Is hybrid learning still a strategic priority?

Hybrid learning has been hanging over education, shaping strategy and defining lesson delivery — so much so that educators wondered whether it’d subside. While schools largely feel more prepared for […]

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Alone, together – has teaching become more than providing an education?

Student maturity has always been an interest of teachers, but usually refers to a studious, conscientious work ethic. However, after a period of lockdown and isolation, educators are more aware […]

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Promethean supports the Andrea Bocelli Foundation in Italy.

Andrea Bocelli Foundation’s Digital Lab Project: a vocational center for youth implemented with Promethean Promethean supports the Andrea Bocelli Foundation in Italy having assisted the charitable organization’s Digital Lab Project […]

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