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Shiny Things Gleams with Quick Math+, Quick Math & Sakura Time

Quick Math+, Quick Math - Arithmetic & Times Tables, and Sakura Time - Shiny Things, has taken the latest technology and run with it. The best part? Everything! Not only are they these apps quick, but there's absolutely no down time for students. No waiting between problems for the next one to appear AND the first…
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Wee You-Things by Wee Society

  Wee You-Things, by Wee Society LLC, is exactly the kind of book we need to read to our children to help instill 21st-century character traits of acceptance. This HAPPY interactive book encourages us all to appreciate and celebrate the differences in people. We were so delighted when we came across this app, every element in…
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10 Things That Can Happen When You Give Your iPad to Your Kid

Author: Splash Math According to a recent Common Sense Media report, 63% of families earning more than $75,000 a year have tablets in their home. Given those numbers, it’s no wonder that there are some mishaps that can happen when you hand over your iPad to your children. Here are the top 10 things that can…
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Internet of Things: Is the new Game Changer for Education

Internet of Things: Is the new Game Changer for Education It is a common observation that (IOT) Internet of things will soon be called IOE internet of everything. It is also assumed in 2020 more than 50 billion people will get connected at the same time on the internet. Actually, it is also considered as…
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3 Things to Know About the K-12 Buying Cycle for Teaching Materials

3 Things to Know About the K-12 Buying Cycle for Teaching Materials Most district and school purchase decisions are made collaboratively by groups of educators. This means that targeting one job title in a district won't work, even if that specific job title is the one who approves the purchase orders. When it comes to…
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Before You Invest in a New EdTech Product, Look for These 3 Things

Before You Invest in a New EdTech Product, Look for These 3 Things by Marie Merouze, Founder and CEO of Marbotic As technology permeates more and more areas of our lives, it’s no wonder that it’s starting to infiltrate the school classroom, as well. Often times, the technology that seems most attractive for the classroom…
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Facilitating Collaborative Learning: 20 Things You Need to Know From the Pros

Facilitating Collaborative Learning: 20 Things You Need to Know From the Pros There is an age old adage that says “two heads are better than one”.  Consider collaboration in recent history:  Watson and Crick or Page and Brin (Founders of Google). But did you know it was a collaborative Computer Club about basic programming at a middle…
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