Edtech Trends Still Making Waves in 2019!

Top Edtech Trends Still Making Waves in 2019!

In 2019 many new Edtech trends rose to the surface; Many of which stayed strong, some of which didn’t, and a few of which are still making waves in the education community!

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Digital Credentialing Programs Bring Tangible Results to Professional Learning

Educational institutions of all types have long had the practice of curating professional development for their staff, both to keep in line with educational standards and provide their staff building blocks to further their careers. From kindergarten, all the way up to higher education levels, professional development is commonly offered throughout the year as a means for educators to develop skill sets, keep knowledge current, pave a path for their careers.

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Top Tech Tips for Back to School!

As educators across the academic spectrum are aware, the start of school is nearly here. In a week, perhaps a few if you’re lucky, students will be back in session and the academic year will be in full swing. While this is an exciting time for all involved, we also know it can be very hectic, stressful, and a little on the chaotic side!

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Visit Forward Edge at High AIMS Summer Institute 2019 – Aug. 1st & 2nd!

Visit Forward Edge at High AIMS Summer Institute 2019 in Fairfield, Ohio –
August 1 & 2, 2019!


High AIMS is a collaboration of 30 public school districts in southwest Ohio, with the vision of “creating a network of leaders who inspire students and one another to be engaged, high performing learners.” This year, Fairfield City Schools will serve as host to 2,000+ educators for the 6th annual High AIMS Summer Institute –

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ISTE 2018 Takeaways


The 2018 International Society of Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference has ended, but we’re so excited about everything that we saw that we just have to share!  Each day, members of Forward Edge attended sessions, engaged in educational playgrounds, and walked the expo floor capturing a sense of the emerging themes in education. Ultimately, our professionals can sum up ISTE 2018 with these five themes:

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Visit Forward Edge at OETC 2018 in Columbus, February 13-15th!

The Ohio Educational Technology Conference is one of the largest state educational technology conferences for the P-20 range in the nation. OETC provides educators and technology coordinators from all over Ohio the opportunity to network and discuss current and future educational technologies through workshops, breakout sessions, speakers and a vendor show.

We’re so excited to be heading back to OETC again this year and we are excited to have two of our own from the Curriculum and Technology Integration team leading sessions at this year’s conference- Katie Siemer and Michael Roush.

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6 Top Reasons Your School Needs Technology

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.

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