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Controversies over the teaching of critical race theory are roiling school districts just as administrators are navigating the post-COVD transition back to full-time in-person learning.
If pictures are worth 1,000 words, what about video—that question, and how ed-tech empowers student and teacher creativity, was the focus of this week’s #FETCchat.
Virtual internships are poised to outlast the disruptions of COVID because they give businesses access to a much broader pool of candidates particularly underrepresented students.
Amidst the critical race theory uproar, a report finds that students who learn about racism are more likely to hold egalitarian views and be active around racial issues
A generic school board policy for banning critical race theory has been created by a conservative think tank called Citizens for Renewing America.
Participation in AP computer science classes in Rhode Island has increased 17-fold since 2016 as educators implement and refine the state’s CS standards
Students own some of their teachers’ learning at one Washington high school where kids help design professional development programs in diversity, equity and inclusion.
More Black and brown students would enroll in advanced placement and other higher-level classes if more adults were involved in the decision-making process.
Building a pipeline of computer science teachers is one of the biggest steps school leaders can take to accelerate coding, programming and related subjects in their districts, one expert says.
‘Lack of IT staffing reached a boiling point’ during COVID is among the key findings in a survey of ed-tech and IT leadership in 400 school systems.
Arkansas developed one of the nation’s first set of early grades computer science standards and requires middle school students to take an introduction to coding course.
The #FETCchat hashtag is the key on Twitter to a weekly professional learning network of ed-tech educators sharing ideas on accelerating learning.
Computer science must begin in kindergarten because it’s not too many years later when students decide if they are “techies,” Stephen King says.
Efforts to restrict critical race theory infringe on the right of educators to teach and of students to learn, a broad coalition of civil rights advocates, historians, and other education organizations said Wednesday.
Nearly one in four teachers may quit before the end of this 2020-’21 school year, a significant increase compared to the rate of departures seen pre-COVID.