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Eco-education: From eco-schools to eco-citizens
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Eco-education: From eco-schools to eco-citizens

School Management

From the development of environmentally-friendly learning spaces to the education of future eco-citizens, schools have the opportunity of becoming role models for their students and assume a more active role in addressing ecological issues. Here are three main components that could turn the current education into a greener education:

Navigating E-learning cybersecurity threats as a teacher
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Navigating e-learning cybersecurity threats as a teacher

School Management

Last year, as schools were closing their gates, e-learning cybersecurity wasn’t exactly a top priority for most teachers. As we can’t foresee future public health threat developments, schools need a solid cybersecurity plan. Teachers can also do their part and ensure that they’re complying with basic safety measures, especially where student data and privacy is concerned.

4 Things any teacher training program should include from now on
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4 Things any teacher training program should include from now on

School Management

We will need empathetic, dedicated, and inspiring teachers for the next generations of students. But what should we add to all these abilities in a highly technologized education system? How should academic institutions prepare specific training programs that reflect all the changes we see in education?

8 Ways surveys help school leaders make better decisions
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8 Ways surveys help school leaders make better decisions

School Management

The most effective way to constantly check in on students, teachers and even parents is by sending surveys. These are a great way to understand the major challenges faced by educational institutions, but also a starting point for change. Let’s see some survey ideas to help schools make the best decisions for all stakeholders:

IoT's transformative potential in education
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Taking a closer look at IoT’s transformative potential in education

School Management

Since the Internet of Things (IoT) is present in our daily lives, it is only natural to include it in the education system, too. When thinking about IoT’s transformative potential in education, we should analyze three different layers of improvement, from top to bottom: the student, the teacher, and the school.

digital fatigue in the educational system
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The impact of digital fatigue in the educational system

School Management

Digital fatigue appeared as a consequence of overusing the digital tools in the learning process, causing a feeling of saturation that can even lead to burnout. Everyone involved in teaching and learning online should educate themselves and others to recognize the signs of digital fatigue early on, so we can reverse its consequences or at least limit its damage.

Making the case for paperless schools
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Making the case for paperless schools

School Management

Paperless schools might be the boost we need to innovate even more in all aspects of education. So let’s tackle the paper-based vs. paperless issue from different angles and see how things have changed so far and how edtech can help us create a more environmentally-friendly schooling system.

What does an edtech coordinator do?
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What does an edtech coordinator do?

School Management

The edtech coordinator knows edtech inside out and helps teachers integrate technology into their classrooms. Yet, we need to look at the big picture to see just how much impact such a role can have on improving teaching and learning. So let’s see what are the most important ways in which an edtech coordinator helps schools transform their daily activities:

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