How AI tutoring personalizes learning for students

Key points: Emerging artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming a powerful driving force behind educational technology, fundamentally shifting educational dynamics and how students learn and receive support. AI tutoring systems spearhead this learning revolution by reimagining the tutoring concept, offering interactive and adaptive learning experiences customized to each individual’s learning capabilities. AI tutoring can change students’ …

Crunch the numbers—The latest and greatest data on edtech

Alongside, a clinician-powered and AI-enabled mental health solution, recently announced its first annual Pulling Back the Curtain on Youth Mental Health Report. The inaugural report aims to uncover timely factors contributing to the current teen mental health crisis as described by the app’s users—middle and high school students. The study utilizes anonymized data from over …

Friday 5: Personalized learning

Key points: A one-size-fits-all classroom is a thing of the past. Now, personalized learning is infused into learning in order to meet students where they are, tailoring programs and experiences to students’ needs. Schools can connect students with personalized and differentiated learning experiences in myriad ways, ensuring students meet important learning milestones as they’re engaged …

Community is Key to Saving Schools

While not a new concept, the importance of building a sense of community within school districts has never been more apparent, especially in the wake of the pandemic. In a recent survey by the Education Advisory Board, 80% of superintendents reported that student behavior has worsened over the last four years, and 74% reported that …

Getting the most ROI from your classroom technology

Key points: During the COVID-19 pandemic, school districts across the United States received a timely infusion of funds to upgrade edtech in the classroom. As of 2023, 92 percent of K-12 schools in the U.S. use interactive whiteboards for their daily lessons. Given that today’s students are digital natives, it makes sense for schools to …

Hatch Early Learning Unveils IgnitePanel

Winston-Salem, NC — Hatch Early Learning, the leading provider of comprehensive early childhood education solutions, introduces a newly enhanced IgnitePanel, an interactive touch screen display designed specifically for young learners paired with innovative, device-agnostic software. Featuring thousands of standards-aligned activities, teachers can seamlessly create and deliver fun, engaging small-group and whole-class instruction. “Every day, teachers …

Taking stock of student mental health

Key points: After the COVID-19 pandemic shone a spotlight on youth mental health, much attention continues to be paid to the topic, with everyone from mental health experts and educators to parents and policymakers pointing to alarming statistics about the state of young people’s emotions and mindsets. But was youth mental health in a great …

CTL is Officially Certified as a B Corporation

Beaverton, OR – CTL, a global cloud computing solution leader for education and enterprise, announced today it is now certified by B LabTM as a Certified B CorporationTM for its commitment to sustainability for its workers, community, customers, and the environment. “While CTL is known for its series of technological innovations on ChromeOS devices, today …

4 educator reflections on the 2023-2024 school year

Key points: The end of the school year naturally inspires a period of reflection among educators, particularly as we close the door on a year that saw challenges around equity, continued learning gaps, and uncertain funding with ESSER’s impending expiration. But it’s not all bad–educators found success as they dedicated their efforts to improving student …

Arduino’s game-changing robot is the beginning of a great learning adventure!

LUGANO, SWITZERLAND – As part of its mission to make robotics fun and accessible for all, Arduino is launching a brand-new programmable robot – the Arduino Alvik. Catering to teachers, students, programmers and innovators alike, this versatile and robust platform provides boundless opportunities for hands-on learning and creativity. Alvik stands out for its unprecedented ease …