How Cloud Computing Makes Remote Learning Possible

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on education. In the Spring of 2020, schools across the United States abruptly closed, forcing millions of students to learn from home. Many schools simply did not have the infrastructure in place to support this type of learning environment. As schools began to plan for Fall, itContinue reading “How Cloud Computing Makes Remote Learning Possible”

5 Educational Benefits of Using Social Media for Students

If there’s one field that knows how to adapt quickly, it’s education. Over the past decade, education has seen a rise in technology in the classroom. From a smart classroom to tablets for students, education has figured out how to make learning better through technology. Teachers know that technology extends beyond the classroom. It isContinue reading “5 Educational Benefits of Using Social Media for Students”

How to Find and Win Technology Grants for Schools

As K-12 schools engage students in 21st-century learning, the emphasis on technology grows every year. The skills needed to prepare for the world extend beyond math, reading, and science into critical thinking, digital literacy, problem-solving, and collaboration. Even as needs grow, budgets are often tight. Resources may need to go beyond district funding, and thisContinue reading “How to Find and Win Technology Grants for Schools”

Online Learning Tools for Students New to Distance Learning

Before 2020, remote learning was not part of our daily vocabulary. While many schools embraced technology in the classroom, few had taken the next steps to prepare for providing tools for kids to learn at home. Until this year, there wasn’t much need outside of the occasional snow day. Then COVID-19 hit the United States.Continue reading “Online Learning Tools for Students New to Distance Learning”