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Let’s Get Real About Teacher Retention

January 30, 2023

The single, most powerful predictor of student achievement is the presence of qualified & experienced teachers. Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond At the Krause Center for Innovation, providing transformative professional development and…

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Being Mindful of Student Trauma This Holiday Season

Being Mindful of Student Trauma This Holiday Season

December 21, 2022

The holiday season is typically a time of celebration, family, and a sense of togetherness and belonging. However, for many students who have experienced trauma, this is not always the…

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KCI MERIT program: Equipping teachers with cutting-edge tools

KCI MERIT program: Equipping teachers with cutting-edge tools

December 9, 2022

Mission: The MERIT (Making Education Relevant through Innovative Teaching) program has been the Krause Center for Innovation’s premier professional learning opportunity for more than two decades. Housed at Foothill College,…

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A KCI Impact Interview Featuring Jesus Huerta

A KCI Impact Interview Featuring Jesus Huerta

November 8, 2022

“My goal is to show teachers that the classroom can go beyond pencil and paper. With a focus on innovation (educators) allow students access to the next level of technology.…

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Design Thinking in Any Classroom

Design Thinking in Any Classroom

October 30, 2022

Design thinking is a term that has attracted a lot of interest. Stanford’s d.school popularized the framework and made it a phrase that has become common in conversations that revolve…

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Cybersecurity Remains Top Issue Per SETDA Survey

Cybersecurity Remains Top Issue Per SETDA Survey

October 18, 2022

October marks the 19th year of raising awareness around cybersecurity issues. Cybersecurity Awareness Month, an initiative founded and led by the National Cybersecurity Alliance and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency…

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ISTE & ACSD Set to Merge in 2023

ISTE & ASCD Set to Merge in 2023

October 17, 2022

In recent news, International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), a nonprofit that has a wide-range of EdTech offerings for K-12 educators (including professional learning conferences, books, and more), and…

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