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The CODiE Award is the only peer-recognized program in the Education Technology industry. The nominated products are evaluated by educators and administrators to be chosen as a finalist. Then, members of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade

What is Digital Learning Day? The fifth annual Digital Learning Day, organized by the Alliance for Excellent Education, is a nationwide online event that showcases how technology is transforming teaching and learning. Schools and school districts share stories of how

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

Too often, right from the start, students are given all of the information they need to solve predictable problems. When this instructional approach is used year after year, students come to expect and depend on this learning cycle: in class,

Many of my goals as a teacher revolved about questioning. I wanted to challenge myself and my students to ask and answer more complex questions in the classroom. By asking great questions, I was able to accomplish several goals: I