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How can educational leaders lead in the area of digital citizenship?

The school year is starting, and once again, digital citizenship is trending. I’ve spoken with different Principals, and when social media is brought up, eyes roll or sighs happen. Some principals try to deal with the behaviors that can come with it, others ignore it and say to their parents it’s not a school issue. …

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Knowledge at Beyond Technology Education

Learning Coding can Change the Future for Student’s

The education world is crazy for coding! Why is that? Basically coding has become a basic literacy skill in our quickly evolving digital age. If our students want to be prepared for a “very different future”, it will be important for them to understand the technology

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The Top 5 Educational Practices We Can Use Today…From Finland!

Who has the best education system in the world? Did you think Finland? As an educator who teaches teachers, I hear this at least once a week…”Why can’t we have schools like Finland?” or “Finland has the best education in the world, we should be more like them!”

Parent and Daughter at Beyond Technology Education

Parents’/Guardians’ Guide for Online School During COVID-19

If you’re anything like many of the adults I’ve spoken to with kids at home, you are probably going a little crazy with this online school transition. Whether you are a stay-at-home parent or someone who usually leaves the house to go to work, most of you

Girls at Beyond Technology Education

Top 3 Tips for Teaching Online During CORONAVIRUS / COVID-19 Times

COVID-19 has turned our world as we know it upside down. How will you survive the quarantine restrictions for an indefinite amount of time? Whether you are a teacher, parent/guardian, or student, these school closures have no doubt impacted you drastically.