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District Loans Out Wireless Hubs to Bring Students Online

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:38am
The Green Bay, Wisc., district allows students, many of them from poor backgrounds, to check out mobile, wireless hotspots so that they have the Web connectivity to do online assignments.
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Report Summary: Breaking Down Barriers to Blended Learning

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:33am
This report examines some of the most intractable challenges schools face in trying to use technology to improve teaching and learning—and how K-12 systems are attempting to clear those hurdles.
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K-12 Librarians' Roles Shift to Meet Digital Demands

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:33am
A school district in Vancouver, Wash., has recast the duties of librarians to serve as experts in technology and blended learning strategies, capable of training peers on how to use digital tools.
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District Extends Wi-Fi to Students in Public Housing

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:33am
The Kent, Wash., district has set up kiosks with Web connectivity across the community, including public-housing complexes, to help students take part in blended learning away from school.
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Blended Learning Research Yields Limited Results

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:33am
Drawing conclusions about what works in blended learning is difficult, because of the amorphous nature of the term, rapid changes in technology and how it is used, and other factors.
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Chicago School Designed With Blended Learning in Mind

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:33am
At the Intrinsic Schools' first permanent campus, located in a former lumberyard in Chicago, students and teachers are working in spaces designed to support blended learning and a mix of individualized and group instruction.
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Districts Weigh Control Over Software Buying

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:33am
School leaders and researchers often disagree about who should have the ultimate decisionmaking authority over buying blended learning software—central district offices, or individual schools?
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Ohio District Creates a Lab for Blended Learning

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:33am
In Mentor, Ohio, teachers test out and refine blended learning best practices in the “Catalyst,” a laboratory for educators to observe each other at work.
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Charter school bill gets preliminary approval

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 8:54am
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Colorado lawmakers debate testing proposals

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 8:53am
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