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NASA Brings 6 STEAM Projects to ISTE20 Live


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo, NASA, STEM & STEAM

NASA experts will present six STEAM projects that educators can bring back to their classrooms at the NASA Playground…


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How 8 ISTE Conferences Shaped Me as an Educator


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

ISTE20 Live will be my ninth annual ISTE conference, and it promises to be unlike any other ISTE conference. So while I plan out…


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Experience a New Virtual Platform at ISTE20 Live!


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

With the learning landscape shifting under our feet, we need PD now more than ever. Whether you’re a library media specialist, a fourth-grade teacher, a chief technology officer — or any role  in between…


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Five Ways to Master Attending Virtual Events


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

The challenges of transitioning the bulk of educator professional development to a remote setting are complex and unprecedented. In this environment, educators may find they are in the driver seat like never…


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Online Teacher Preparation Clinical Experiences Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic


Topics: Teacher preparation

Teacher candidates’ clinical experiences and methods of instruction and student engagement are shaped by the PK–12 schools and districts where new graduates teach. Yet, many schools and districts around the…


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4 Action Steps to Prepare New Teachers to Use Edtech


Topics: Higher education, Teacher prep

Think back to the first time you entered a classroom responsible for teaching a small group of students with a lesson you had designed. Remember how excited (or nervous!) you were the day your student teaching…


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6 ways edtech coaches can easily build professional networks


Topics: coaching, ISTE Standards for Coaches, PLNs

When Leslie Fagin transitioned from being a high school English teacher to being a district instructional technology coach, she suddenly found herself without her people.

“I knew how to use technology…


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4 easy ways to update school learning spaces


Topics: Learning spaces

With enrollment rapidly climbing at Gahanna Lincoln High School a decade ago, the Ohio district had no choice but to add a new building to the campus. And that gave Principal Dwight Carter a rare opportunity:…


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LGBTQIA educators create a community with EduPrideAlliance


Topics: digital equity, ISTE Expert Webinars

Nancy Jo Lambert didn’t know what to expect when she attended the Equity Action Forum at the ISTE19 conference. And she certainly didn’t expect to leave…


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Teachers paying teachers? Four guidelines for school leaders



If you're an educator who hasn't heard of (TpT), you might be missing out on a new way to access classroom materials created by teachers, for teachers. Online educational…