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Classroom Technology Why Computer Science Classes Should Double Down on AI and Data Science
AI and data science should be part of the focus for those working to expand computer science education, an expert says.
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Classroom Technology How Do Kids View Smart Speakers and AI in the Classroom? 6 Things to Know
Classroom devices fueled by AI, including smart speakers, have implications for curriculum, social-and-emotional learning, and more.
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Classroom Technology Software That Monitors Students May Hurt Some It's Meant to Help
Instead of referring kids to counseling services, the software is often used for discipline purposes, a tech policy group says.
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Classroom Technology Q&A Superintendent: Recruit More Black Male Educators, Get Tech in the Hands of All Students
Middletown, Ohio, school district chief Marlon Styles Jr. is the first Black superintendent of that school system.
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Middletown City School District Superintendent Marlon Styles Jr. speaks at the 2022 ISTE Leadership Exchange in New Orleans on June 26, 2022.
Marlon Styles Jr., the superintendent of the Middletown City School District in Ohio, speaks at the 2022 ISTE Leadership Exchange in New Orleans on June 26. The session was part of the International Society for Technology in Education's national conference.
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Classroom Technology This Technology Can Write Student Essays: Is There Any Educational Benefit?
Educators don't yet know what to make of GPT-3, an artificial intelligence application that generates text on command.
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Future of Work Do Students Have Passion for Today's In-Demand Jobs? A New Analysis Says No
Student aptitude is higher than interest in industries where significant job growth is forecast, like energy and computer technology.
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EdWeek Market Brief

Purchasing Alert Arizona District Seeks Procurement Service; Indiana System to Buy Math, English Textbooks
A district in Arizona is looking for online procurement services, while a California school system seeks a task force consultant.
Michelle Caffrey
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Marketplace K-12 K-12 Dealmaking: Digital Promise Acquires Two Asia Society Programs; Finnish Startup Raises €1M
In an expansion of its global reach, the nonprofit Digital Promise scooped up two assets from the Asia Society.
Michelle Caffrey
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Market Trends The Next Wi-Fi Connectivity Hurdle for Ed-Tech Companies
Districts' internet connectivity has vastly improved, but the sheer number of tech devices and tools that operate on them is creating new needs.
David Saleh Rauf
9 min read
Purchasing Alert Texas District Seeks Special Education Services; Washington System to Buy Progress Monitoring System
A district in Texas is looking for special education support services, while a Washington State school system seeks a progress monitoring system.
Michelle Caffrey
2 min read

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