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July 1, 2015 7:57 pm - By in Blogs, From DreamBox, Uncategorized

ISTE 2015: DAY 3

Top Takeaways to Impact the Future of Education Another year at ISTE has flown by and you were heard! Our amazing DreamBoard that envisioned the future of education couldn't have been possible without so many incredible insights that educators shared…

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June 30, 2015 10:36 pm - By in Blogs, From DreamBox

ISTE 2015: DAY 2

Diving into Data -- By the Numbers Whew! Day 2 of ISTE 2015 was exciting and chockfull of even more amazing insights, especially surrounding the topic of data and its use in the classroom. Dr. Gregory Firn, our Superintendent in…

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June 30, 2015 1:43 pm - By in Blogs, Math Learning

Creating a Data-Driven Classroom (1 of 3)

This blog series focuses on revolutionizing teaching and learning through the use of data-driven instruction in the classroom. We’ve tapped our Superintendent in Residence, Dr. Gregory Firn to address important topics, including demystifying data-driven instruction, the shift from summative to…

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June 29, 2015 11:07 pm - By in Blogs, From DreamBox

ISTE 2015: DAY 1

Top 10 Insights on Creating Successful Math Students and the Realizing the Promise of Personalized Learning Greetings from Philadelphia! ISTE 2015 is in full swing and we are thrilled to be among so many inspiring educators, innovators, and thought leaders,…

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June 24, 2015 5:48 pm - By in Blogs, From DreamBox, Math Learning

Deeper Learning Blog Series: How to Integrate Deeper Learning into Your Classroom (5 of 6)

An Academic Mindset, as Dr. Tim Hudson states in Algebra Readiness through Deeper Learning in Middle School: How Teachers Can Empower Students to Achieve with Confidence, is when students “trust their own abilities and believe their hard work will pay…

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June 18, 2015 3:24 pm - By in Blogs, Math Learning

Deeper Learning Blog Series: How to Integrate Deeper Learning into Your Classroom (4 of 6)

Student collaboration is an integral social aspect of Deeper Learning. As Dr. Tim Hudson writes in his recent white paper, Algebra Readiness through Deeper Learning in Middle School: How Teachers Can Empower Students to Achieve with Confidence, this competency promotes…

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June 10, 2015 7:00 am - By in Blogs, Math Learning

Deeper Learning Blog Series: How to Integrate Deeper Learning into Your Classroom (3 of 6)

Last week, I addressed the importance of Self-Directed Learning as it relates to the six competencies of Deeper Learning, which are outlined in Dr. Tim Hudson’s recent white paper, Algebra Readiness through Deeper Learning in Middle School: How Teachers Can…

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June 5, 2015 9:44 pm - By in Blended Learning, Blogs

Why Blended Learning, Why Now?

Why Blended Learning? Why Now?Blended Learning as Change AgentAt last year’s iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium, we asked educators and thought leaders what excited them most about blended learning and were thrilled by their responses. Participants shared that blended…

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June 3, 2015 6:51 pm - By in Blogs, Math Learning

Deeper Learning Blog Series: How to Integrate Deeper Learning into Your Classroom (2 of 6)

Dr. Tim Hudson shares great insight on Deeper Learning and the six competencies that create great learners, both inside and outside of the classroom, in his recent white paper, Algebra Readiness through Deeper Learning in Middle School: How Teachers Can…

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