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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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Edtech Trends Help Inform Professional Development Experiences at KCI

Edtech Trends Help Inform Professional Development Experiences at KCI

October 1, 2022

The tech trends of 2022 are not the shiny, new tools of 2021 that many educators grew accustomed to while remote teaching. Rebecca Torchia, a web editor for EdTech: Focus…

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KCI Wants to Help You Make It Happen

KCI Wants to Help You Make It Happen

September 23, 2022

The past few years have been characterized by the uncertainty of what the future holds and many hoped 2021-2022 would be a return to the new “normal.” We heard from…

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