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Does your staff need Educational Technology training? The K-12 Teachers Alliance can help you plan your in-service professional development at no additional cost.     After the iPod revolutionized how society listened to music and the iPhone pushed the boundaries of smartphone technology, the iPad stands poised to alter the face of mobile computing. Many…

Burlington Public SchoolS IT: Mac Server

Mac Server Recently the district has purchased a new MAC server. With a few books and the help of some apple techs, the server is now (semi) functioning. Unlike Microsofts’s “Active Directory”, Apple uses “Open Directory” or “OD”. OD will allows us to authenticate apple computers in the district and push policies, software updates, calendars,…

Key Factors to Ed-Tech Success

The Project RED research team, which has strong ties to the One-to-One institute, recently released a report that identifies best practices for implementing technology in schools to see improvement in student achievement and cost savings. The report had seven major findings. The first one identified nine factors that most strongly link technology to educational success,…

Evernote for Evidence

Evernote for Evidence By primarypete – February 5, 2011Posted in: Assessment, Featured For a while now I’ve been trying to think of a way to capture those learning experiences that occur outside of traditional books. I felt this would be valuable as supporting evidence for APP, particularly in Maths where I needed to create an…