Many advocates say that modeling appropriate behavior with the devices is the way to go, and that a "ban is not a plan."
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August 11, 2017
The International Society for Technology in Education as hired Joseph South as its new chief learning officer.
August 02, 2017
Digital Promise announced a new technology-coaching program. Summit Public Schools unveiled "the nation's first personalized-learning teacher residency."
August 01, 2017
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June 07, 2017
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June 03, 2016
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April 21, 2016
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