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Debating iPads or Chromebooks for 1:1? Why not both?

As more school districts consider 1:1 initiatives, they are faced with the decision of which device to roll out. Chromebooks and iPads are two popular choices, but instead of choosing between them, some innovative school districts are deploying both.

Schools Share Essential Tips and Tools for Collaborating in the BYOD Classroom

With the help of browser-based software, students in BYOD districts can be on the same page even if they have different devices.

3 Totally Bogus Fiscal Cliff Myths You Only Think Are True

How will sequestration really affect education? Not in the ways you might think.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Badging in the Classroom--Our Definitive Guide

With new programs and standards emerging, digital badges are helping students prove what they've learned in--and outside--school.

The Surprising Ways BYOD, Flipped Classrooms, and 1-to-1 Are Being Used in the Special Ed Classroom

As schools shift to mobile device usage and new forms of technology-inspired instruction, such as flipping the classroom, special ed is adopting mainstream approaches for its assistive technologies.

7 Amazingly Easy Video Ideas for Capturing and Keeping Students' Attention

Keeping students attentive in the 21st century classroom is no easy feat. Here are 7 video ideas sure to resonate with students.

The 4 Essential Organization Apps For Your Classroom—And Tons of Ideas For Using Them

Check out these four must-have apps to help you and your students utilize mobile technologies to get organized in the classroom.

Learning to Love the Interactive Whiteboard

A fifth-grade teacher uses her smart board to teach multiple subjects and, despite the occasional power outage, finds that it engages her students in ways a chalkboard never could.

Teachers List the Very Best Apps for Turning Your iPad Into a Collaborative Device

Check out these apps--from popular to obscure--that are helping the iPad realize its potential as a collaborative device in the classroom.

How Schools Are Making Solar Power Affordable

Solar power can save schools money and give students a valuable educational experience.

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