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ISTE Members Share the Best Education Podcasts


Topics: podcasting

Podcasts are such an easy way to learn something new, become inspired or just be entertained, but it can be difficult to choose a good podcast because every time you turn around, there’s a new one being hyped.…


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Educators Share New Ideas They're Trying Out


Topics: Tools, devices & apps

As many educators around the world embark on a new school year, there seems to be a feeling of hopefulness and eagerness in the air.

Quarantines and pandemic restrictions have, for the most part, been…


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Using AI to Support Teacher Coaching


Topics: Artificial intelligence, Edtech coaching

When I became a coach at St. Vrain Valley Schools 10 years ago, I was passionate about supporting early-career teachers. That passion remains today. There’s nothing more…


A woman smiles as she wears sunglasses reflecting the logo of ISTELive 22 in the New Orleans Convention Center.

ISTELive 22 by the Numbers


Topics: ISTELive 22

ISTELive 22 was more than just a conference. It was a homecoming of sorts, as more than 14,000 participants descended on New Orleans for the first in-person ISTE conference in three years.

And judging by…


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What’s New at ISTELive 22!


Topics: ISTELive 22

The world has changed dramatically since the ISTE conference last welcomed attendees in-person, in Philadelphia in 2019. During the three-year hiatus brought on by the pandemic, schools improved tech use during…


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ISTELive 22 in New Orleans: What To Do in the Big Easy


Topics: ISTE Live

Four days of networking, discovering, brainstorming, learning and inspiration await ISTELive 22 attendees at this year’s conference June 26-29. And what better place to celebrate coming back together than in the…


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How To Make the Most of ISTELive 22


Topics: ISTE Conference & Expo

It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost three years since the last in-person ISTE conference.

If you've ever attended an ISTE conference, you know that this event is all about connections, so when…


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The Whys and Hows of Edtech Coaching


Topics: Edtech coaching

Edtech coach. IT facilitator. Lead tech teacher. There are almost as many titles for people who fill the role as there are models for the role itself. Depending on the state, district or school, there may be…


A teacher helps a visually impaired student navigate digital content.

Tips for Making Documents Accessible for All Students


Topics: Accessibility, digital equity, Inclusion

Imagine spending hours on a PowerPoint presentation for your class, adding all the pretty colors that will make it pop. You spend extra time squeezing in all the text details and editing to ensure all the…


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6 Things I Learned From Talking to Edtech Experts



As an attendee and presenter at many edtech conferences, I have learned so much from the community of educators who come together to explore education technology topics, and I'm always thrilled to dive into new…