Forward Edge is pleased to announce that Tyler Erwin has joined its Curriculum Integration Services Team.
“Smart Schools are a great way to engage students at their own level of comfort.”
“My desire for our school is to implement a smart school within the next 5 years. :)”
The comments above reflect the sentiments of the over 600 K-12 and higher education IT managers participating in our survey about smart school technology, a concept similar the smart city and smart hospital.
Big Changes are Around the Corner
According to the NHC/CoSN Horizon Report 2016 K-12 Edition, there are many changes coming around the corner that will change the education system as generations have known it, and many of these changes are fueled, if not caused, by technology integrating into the classroom.
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We all come out of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference energized and ready to apply these innovative ideas in our classrooms but… sometimes we don’t always get to those ideas. Our professionals have put together the key points of ISTE to remind you how you can get the most out of the school year.
Forward Edge is pleased to announce that Michael Roush has joined its Curriculum Integration Services Team. Michael is from the Hillsboro, Ohio, area, where he previously worked as Technology Coordinator and Consultant with the Ohio Region 14 State Support Team, specializing in educational technology, assistive technology, and Universal Design for Learning. Michael has also previously taught at the high school and college levels.
Flipped learning isn’t sweeping the nation’s classrooms yet, but it surely is gaining traction. As more schools embrace the educational concept, many K-12 education leaders look to solution providers to help them enhance their curriculums with technology that supports the model.
Our world is changing.
Year after year, digital technology is continuing to eclipse traditional textbooks & old-school lectures. Technology has now become integrated into nearly every part of our lives, influencing how we talk with our friends, purchase clothes, watch sports, and above all — learn.
In 2015, social media adoption hit a new high. Around the world, there are now more than 2 billion active social media users (growing at a steady pace of 25 percent a year). This means more people now regularly use social media than the entire populations of the United States and China, combined.