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  • Editor’s Note: Why Ed Tech Is Like Improv Comedy
  • Tech Update: New AV and display products
  • Innovator: Rob Schwartz, Technology Education Teacher, Sheridan Technical High School, Fort Lauderdale, FL

January 2015 | vol. 44 no. 8

10 Tech Skills Every Educator Must Have in 2015
In a national survey, we asked teachers, administrators and tech leaders to tell us what it takes to run a successful 21st century school. Here’s what they said.
5 Ways to Keep Social Media From Being a Legal Headache
Our expert explains some basic privacy issues that district leaders need to understand.
7 Best Practices for Building a Multimodal, Online Elementary Curriculum
A course designer shares the process that her virtual school uses to create STEAM and humanities content.
5 Tech Tools That Help Personalize PD
As more districts take advantage of social media, online surveys and more, the days of one-size-fits-all professional development are over.
9 IT Best Practices for BYOD Districts
Districts with successful bring your own device programs share their key strategies for rolling out and managing student-owned devices in school.
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