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DEN Trend Report: 2/15/17

DEN Trend Report: 2/15/17

In This DEN Trend Report:
>4 keys for a digital implementation
>Beyond the Hype: 5 Ways to Think About Virtual and Augmented Reality in Schools
>7 Ways Schools Will Change by 2020
>Technology in Education: How Chromebooks and Google Classroom Change the Learning Process
>Schools have literacy resources for parents who want to help children
>10 high-need education policy areas for 2017
>Student-centered learning drives improvement
>4 critical personalized learning questions, answered

DEN Trend Report: 2/8/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
>Should educators think more about quality of screen time?
>When Will Smart Girls Believe They’re Smart?
>5+ Ways To Inspire Your Students With A Free Virtual Field Trip
>What Effective Blended Learning Looks Like 
>Department of Education Creates New Evaluation Tool for K–12 Administrators
>Ed-Tech Surges Internationally–and Choices for Schools Become More Confusing
>Reaffirming Our Commitment to High Quality Digital Content
>Discovery Education Schedules 2017 PD Supporting School Leaders
>New buzzphrase for IT has massive implications for personalized learning
>Portion of teachers with 1:1 classrooms up 10%
>5 big takeaways from redesigning learning spaces

DEN Trend Report: 1/25/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
>Virtual Super Bowl Trip Can Get Kids Active, Healthy 
>How 4 visionary schools are venturing into a new mixed reality
>Reaffirming Our Commitment to High Quality Digital Content
>Does growing student diversity mean a renewed focus on personalized learning?
>STEM News Roundup: New Tool Brings Math to Life with Virtual Reality 
>Strategies for Creating Future-Ready Classrooms, TODAY 
>Creating Modern Digital Learning Environments

DEN Trend Report: 1/19/17

In this DEN Trend Report:
>9 secrets of incredibly efficient districts
>How media literacy is critical to saving our democracy 
>Don’t Ignore Teachers in Evaluation Studies of Education Technology
>STEM Day Website Offers Masses of Classroom Activities
>iPads ignite furor in schools
>New Google Classroom features make it easier to learn, teach, manage, and build 6 K-12 administrators to watch in 2017
>How Your Student Can Become America’s Top Young Scientist 

DEN Trend Report: 12/21/16

In this DEN Trend Report:
>The Nation’s Report Card Goes Digital  
>Authentic Project Based Learning… Santa Believes in PBL… Do You?
>7 things Gen Z students say about educational technology
>8 Steps to Evaluating Ed Tech Products
>In the marketplace: An NBA math program, coding tools, and a new literacy initiative

Discovery Education’s Top 9 Ideas of 2016

With 2016 quickly coming to a close, it’s time to reflect on what the year brought us. We’ve reviewed some of our best articles, white papers and case studies posted to the Discovery Education Blog this year to bring you a sampling of some of the most powerful education leadership ideas we read. Each post below

DEN Trend Report: 12/14/16

In this DEN Trend Report:
>Can Tiger Woods Transform His Charitable Foundation Into A Lasting Legacy?
>Outlook 2017: Experts forecast the future of K12
>.Is a virtual education the future for K-12 students?
>How To Ensure Students Are Actively Engaged and Not Just Compliant
>Around the World in 80 (School) Days, Thanks to Virtual Field Trips
>Challenges persist when gamifying education
>School leaders share tips for becoming ‘Future Ready’
>Strategist outlines habits of most successful schools
>Survey: Students Face Challenges Outside the Classroom
>8 steps to pilot smarter K-12 edtech product tests

DEN Trend Report: 11/16/16

In this DEN Trend Report:
>These Google Forms turn video from passive to active learning
>Are today’s digital natives stunting their social skills?
>Equity, Quality, and Digital Content
>Overwhelming proof? Research shows 3 ways going digital improves student performance
>Schools Are Discovering Kindness!

DEN Trend Report: 11/09/16

In this DEN Trend Report:
>A Teen Figured out How to Make Clean Energy Using a Device That Costs $5
>What should we teach students about the future of technology?
>Say goodbye to science class as you know it
>Four Tips for Effective Digital Leadership
>Minecraft: Education Edition officially launches
>High school on Oracle’s campus turns education on its head
>The Equity Case for High-Quality Digital Content
>Our research shows that when students work on projects, they learn more
>Education’s Secret Ingredient: PD for Digital Teaching
>In the marketplace: Gaming, digital citizenship, PD initiatives, and more
>What Are The Main Reasons Teachers Call It Quits?
>Survey: Parents Struggle with ‘Tech Shaming’ and Need Roadmap to Navigate Usage

DEN Trend Report: 10/16/16

In this DEN Trend Report:
>3 challenges to OER implementation (continued)
>A Plan to Teach Every Child Computer Science
>Education Secretary John King Calls for More Civic Education
>Google: Girls Can Do Great Things With Code
>SETDA releases strategic plan, key priorities for state edtech leaders
>White House welcomes young science advisers
>DoE compiles new report on using tech with young learners