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ERIC Number: EJ918250
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Mar-17
Pages: 50
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0277-4232
Technology Counts 2011: K-12 Seeks Custom Fit--Schools Test Individualized Digital Learning
Education Week, v30 n25 Mar 2011
A growing number of educators around the country are turning to technology and different teaching and learning approaches to give students personalized learning experiences that mirror the customized experiences they take for granted outside of school. To meet students' individual needs, they are putting in place 1-to-1 computing programs and using online courses and curricula, digital assessments, data tools, and Web-based games for education. This special issue of "Education Week" includes the following articles: (1) Moving Beyond One-Size-Fits-All (Michelle R. Davis); (2) Tailoring Mathematics for Young Minds (Nora Fleming); (3) N.Y.C. Innovation Zone Tests Personalization (Ian Quillen); (4) The School of One (Ian Quillen); (5) Navigating the Path to Personalized Ed. (Kevin Bushweller); (6) Spotlight on Rigor, Research (Kevin Bushweller); (7) Gaming Goes Academic (Katie Ash); (8) Students Seek the Right Fit (Michelle R. Davis and Katie Ash); (9) Credit-Recovery Lessons (Michelle R. Davis); (10) Universities Move Into K-12 (Katie Ash); (11) Tailoring Future Testing (Katie Ash); (12) Lessons From Assistive Tech (Katie Ash); (13) Researchers Tackle Personalized Learning (Michelle R. Davis); (14) Teachers & Technology; and (15) Policies Seen to Slow Innovation (Ian Quillen). Individual articles contain tables and figures.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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Language: English
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