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Should We Be Afraid of Technology? A History of Learning on the Fly.

Throughout our history, waves of technological advancements have transformed our world faster than we could adapt. Education technology is no different. Learn why people are hesitant to embrace edtech and why it's imperative that we do.

Chris Cooper
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Ditch the Assignment Notebook: Empowering Students and Parents with Schoology

“I can’t find my assignment book. I think it’s at home.” How many times have you heard this or something similar during the day? Hear how Joe Sarnes has used Schoology to make this situation a thing of the past.

Joe Sarnes
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Tech Trek and the Art of Gamifying Professional Development

It all started when Instructional Technology Coach, Kelly Baker's Southern California school district passed a facilities bond that allocated $18 million for 1:1 devices in 4th–12th grade and device carts for K-3.

Dylan Rodgers
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Let's Work Together: How Students are Using Schoology for Project-Based Learning

Learn how Instructional Technology Coordinator Robert Schuetz and his students are helping to save endangered bats through project-based learning via Schoology.

Robert Schuetz
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Ideas to Put Some OOMPH in Your School’s Textbook Adoption

Let’s be real. Most of the stories, spelling lists, vocabulary words, and activities are not that interesting for students. Learn how to make textbook-based learning more exciting.

Melissa Riggs
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Ending the School Year in Style: #SchoologyChat Recap

The June edition of #SchoologyChat, hosted by Schoology Ambassador Courtney Kalbach, provided shining examples of how to start the school year strong, and equally important, finishing with style.

Robert Schuetz
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We Are Better Together: How Lee's Summit used "Collaboration Cafes" to Get LMS Buy-In

We are better together! These four simple words are a perfect way to describe “Chapter One” of the Lee’s Summit School District’s Schoology story as we wrap up the 2016-17 school year.

Jill Rice
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Our Kids Deserve Personalized Learning. Here's Why.

Elementary school should be a place where our students are engaged and excited to learn. And while personalized learning is not the vision, it is a methodology to achieve the vision. I want to show you how.

Amy Schumacher
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Time for Change: Why and How We Implemented Standards-Based Grading

Traditional grading scales based on points and percentages are cheating our students out of having a meaningful learning experiences. It's time we adopted a more standards-based grading focus. Here's how ...

Jack Ballard
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5 Important Considerations for Anyone Teaching Abroad

After more than 30 years of teaching experience—and after teaching students in one of the most violent cities in Latin America—I have learned many concepts that are key to teaching abroad successfully. Here are five of the most important.

Alejandro Castañeda