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On a regular basis, the Future Ready Schools initiative is highlighted in various online articles, magazines, local newspapers, and other media outlets. If your school has been highlighted with Future Ready referenced, or if you’re interested in sharing a guest blog for this site, please reach out to Lia Dossin.

Personalized Learning in a Post–COVID-19 World

NOTE: This is part three of a three-part blog series in which Matthew Friedman, EdD, shares his findings about the trends, strengths, and weaknesses of the Future Ready Schools® network across the four regions of the United States and looks at the exciting possibilities for personalized learning in schools in the post–COVID-19 world. The education…

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Digital Learning Day Inspires Educators to “Become the Best Teacher or Librarian You Can Be”  

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, equipping each student with a personal laptop or other computing device is no longer revolutionary—it’s a necessity. As virus cases continue to climb, students rely on their district-issued devices to learn remotely and in hybrid classrooms.    But a decade ago, Van Meter Community School District in Iowa was one of only a handful of districts implementing one-to-one learning—an approach that provides each student in the district with access to an electronic device to support digital learning. At the time,…

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A Conversation About Future Ready

Affton School District Director of Technology, Robert Dillon, recaps his experience at the St. Louis Regional Summit.

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An Inside Look at the Future Ready Movement (#FutureReady)

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McGraw-Hill Education Discusses Future Ready Schools & The Dashboard

Alliance for Excellent Education President, Bob Wise, and McGraw-Hill Education’s School Group President, Christine O. Willig, have a conversation about Future Ready Schools and discuss the potential uses for the Future Ready Schools Dashboard.

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To BYOD or Not To BYOD: Moving 88 miles per hour, both in and out of school… (#FutureReady)

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To BYOD or Not To BYOD: A financial, inventory solution, that was so much more (#FutureReady)

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19 Ways to use blogs with students (#FutureReady)

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#FutureReady: Strategies/Processes for Rolling Out Devices

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Searching for Intention (#FutureReady)

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School District Transformation through the Future Ready Initiative (#FutureReady)

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Future Ready Means Focusing on a Connection to People, Planet and Place (#FutureReady)

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