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Finding the Right Talent in the Edtech World

Finding the right talent for your company can feel a bit like looking for a diamond in the rough. It can be difficult in the best of times. But, don't sweat! We’ve created this guide just for edtech recruiters and hiring managers who are ready to find ...

Finding the Right Talent in the Edtech World

How to Score a Job in Edtech: Tips From Experts, Experienced Job Hunters and More

If you’re looking for a job in edtech, you’ve come to the right place! Whether you’re an edtech veteran looking for a new challenge or someone who’s looking to break into the edtech world, we’ve got you covered.In this guide, you’ll find a toolkit to h...

How to Score a Job in Edtech: Tips From Experts, Experienced Job Hunters and More

Toward Better Teaching: Office Hours With Bonni Stachowiak

A new EdSurge advice column about college teaching.

Toward Better Teaching: Office Hours With Bonni Stachowiak

The World Is Watching: How YouTube Shapes Education

It’s our nostalgia trip, our on-demand highlight reel and our favorite internet rabbit hole. It’s YouTube, a place where we collectively spend more than a billion hours a day.Students are some of its most loyal eyeballs. They watch videos featuring vlo...

The World Is Watching: How YouTube Shapes Education

Social-Emotional Learning: Why It Matters and How to Foster It

SPONSORED BY Newsela

Figuring out how and when to teach and assess SEL skills can be daunting. This guide is packed with questions to consider and techniques to try.

Social-Emotional Learning: Why It Matters and How to Foster It

21st Century Teaching

Teaching in the 21st century involves trying new ways to engage students, but also a willingness to change innovative practices that didn’t pan out. Here we take a look at how faculty are using new approaches in their classroom and what they have learned.

21st Century Teaching

EdSurge’s Guide to Landing a Job (or Finding the Perfect Candidate)

Welcome to EdSurge's 2018 Jobs Guide! We want to help you find the job that will brighten your world and challenge you in positive ways. For many, getting involved in education can be the most meaningful professional work they've ever done.Looking to l...

EdSurge’s Guide to Landing a Job (or Finding the Perfect Candidate)

Innovations in Student Success: From Campus Collaboration to Tech Implementation

SPONSORED BY Salesforce.org

Higher-ed institutions are energizing new developments in student success. EdSurge highlights the importance of partnerships on and off campus, lessons learned from technology rollouts and the evolving role of academic advisors.

Innovations in Student Success: From Campus Collaboration to Tech Implementation

Reflections From 2017 for the Journey Ahead

What have we learned about the forces that shape education?As we enter a new year, there’s still plenty of growing up to do for the edtech community. Technology can create just as many problems as it solves, and 2017 found educators, entrepreneurs, wri...

Reflections From 2017 for the Journey Ahead

EdSurge Live: A Town-Hall Style Video Forum

What if there was a talk show about edtech? We thought we’d try one, so we’re launching EdSurge Live, an experimental way to gather readers and experts via video chat to talk about key issues facing those exploring the future of higher education.NEXT E...

EdSurge Live: A Town-Hall Style Video Forum

A Lifetime of Back to School: Microcredentials in Higher Education

From universities to education companies, higher education providers today are increasingly offering microcredentials, and EdSurge set out to explore the landscape of these short-form online learning programs.

A Lifetime of Back to School: Microcredentials in Higher Education

The Personalized Learning Toolkit

Think of your favorite students. Chances are they were engaged, creative, motivated. What was compelling about them? Did they have courage and tenacity to reach for the stars? Were they creative and so helped to keep the classroom interesting? Were th...

The Personalized Learning Toolkit

Putting It Into Words: The Future of Writing Instruction

SPONSORED BY Turnitin

It’s no surprise that as technology has infused education, it has also impacted the teaching of writing. So we’ve put our figurative pen to paper with the hope of highlighting what writing instruction looks like today, and how it might continue to evo...

Putting It Into Words: The Future of Writing Instruction

Measuring Efficacy in Edtech

With more and more technology in the classroom, the quest to find tools that effectively help educators and their students becomes increasingly important—and increasingly difficult. How can educators best identify the products that meet their classroom...

Measuring Efficacy in Edtech

The Future of Coding Bootcamps

Coding bootcamps have been on the rise, but with major players shutting their doors, EdSurge set out to answer questions about their viability, future and what traditional higher-ed can takeaway.

The Future of Coding Bootcamps

What Does It Take to Make Interoperability Work in K-12 Education?

Interoperability, defined dryly, is the seamless, secure and controlled exchange of data between different applications and technologies. The term is a mouthful, yet the concept enables many conveniences we take for granted. It allows, for instance, p...

What Does It Take to Make Interoperability Work in K-12 Education?

Thought Leaders Discuss The College (And Classroom) Of the Future

Check out some predictions (and warnings) about how technology is changing higher education. EdSurge sat down with more than a dozen leading experts from a variety of colleges and companies for their takes.

Thought Leaders Discuss The College (And Classroom) Of the Future

Real Life Learning: An Up Close Look at Competency-Based Education

SPONSORED BY D2L

Coined in the 1970s, competency-based learning is gaining converts and building enthusiasm in our K-12 education system, taking the focus off grades and seat time—and replacing it with an emphasis on students’ mastery of specific concepts and skills.No...

Real Life Learning: An Up Close Look at Competency-Based Education

Crossing the Finish Line: Stories on Student Success and What Colleges Are Doing to Get There

Predictive analytics. Early-alert systems. Google Maps for degrees? EdSurge goes deep into how colleges are rethinking “student success” and the technologies used to get them there.

Crossing the Finish Line: Stories on Student Success and What Colleges Are Doing to Get There

The EdSurge Guide to Getting a Job (or Finding Talent) in the Edtech World

Good edtech tools and initiatives aren’t merely the result of funding and luck. In fact, it’s the people behind them—the dreamers who brainstorm and discover, the designers who test and train, the teachers and students who use and offer feedback—that ...

The EdSurge Guide to Getting a Job (or Finding Talent) in the Edtech World
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