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3 Steps to a More Accessible Classroom

Learn simple but important ways to evaluate your edtech choices.
"Turn on the subtitles, Ms. Olague!" I clicked on the "CC" button underneath the YouTube video, and the closed-captioning appeared at the bottom of the screen. Suddenly, all my students were looking at the screen with wide eyes, eager to watch the video. In my first-grade classroom, a third of my students were learning English as a second language. Though my English learners were the initial reason I starting using closed-captioning on videos, I soon realized ... Read more
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What Is COPPA?

Learn what teachers need to know about this important law.
The Children’s Online Privacy and Protection Act, more commonly known as COPPA, is a law dealing with how websites, apps, and other online operators collect data and personal information about kids ... Read more
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Coding Tools Girls Will Love

Learn about four apps and websites designed to spark interest in coding.
From Facebook, Twitter, and Google to computer science programs at universities and colleges, women make up a shockingly small percentage of coders and tech professionals. The impact of this cannot be ... Read more
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