Shrinking budgets complicate challenges amid influx of new ed tech

Shrinking budgets complicate challenges amid influx of new ed tech

Dive Brief: The shift to distance learning due to the coronavirus pandemic brought attention to existing technology concerns while also introducing new issues to the fold, and tightening budgets due to the pandemic’s economic impacts further complicate the situation, according to EdTech: Focus on K-12.  District administrators will need to work closely across information technology […]
Education experts to brainstorm on challenges of learning in Africa

Education experts to brainstorm on challenges of learning in Africa

File photo of students. The Africa Educational Management and Leadership Forum, a front line educational conference in Africa will, on July 17, bring together some of the best minds in and outside the education sector to discuss possible solutions to challenges facing...
3 coronavirus challenges for curriculum directors this fall

3 coronavirus challenges for curriculum directors this fall

Robert Dillon knows any plan to bring back 2,700 students this fall can’t be boilerplate. That’s why the director of innovative learning for The School District of University City in Missouri instead envisions a scenario that dips, dives, moves forward and back — all...
Pandemic flips CTE models, but not without challenges

Pandemic flips CTE models, but not without challenges

When schools suddenly skidded to a halt this spring due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, career and technology educators had to come up with innovative ideas fast. Much of the curriculum in districts nationwide shifted to a distance learning format, but while online...