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Helpful articles, webinars, and resources curated by the Dyknow team with Teachers, Tech Coaches and Administrators in mind.

How to Leverage Brain-Based Learning in Your Instructional Strategies

How to Leverage Brain-Based Learning in Your Instructional Strategies

On this episode of Tackling Tech Podcast, powered by Dyknow, Brett McGrath talks with Dr. Marcia Tate, bestselling author of Worksheets Don’t Grow Dendrites: 20 Instructional Strategies to Engage the Brain. These brain-based strategies include drawing, discussion,...

Flipped Classroom: A Blended Learning Model that Works

Flipped Classroom: A Blended Learning Model that Works

Blended learning has taken the educational world by storm over the past six months due to the onset of distance learning. This emerging style of learning incorporates the use of technology in the classroom to enhance the learning experience for the student. A flipped...

How Texas Schools are Planning to go Back to School in August

How Texas Schools are Planning to go Back to School in August

As the fall semester approaches, K-12 schools have begun to announce their tentative plans for back to school in August while we are still experiencing a global pandemic. Brainstorming and planning for this fall semester began when COVID-19 sent schools into a state...

3 Proven Ways to Create Virtual Professional Development Courses

3 Proven Ways to Create Virtual Professional Development Courses

Professional development is how educators learn, grow, and get inspired throughout their careers. Many districts required ongoing professional development for teachers and staff to ensure continuous growth and to stay in touch with the advances of technology in...

How to Close District Gaps to Align Technology and Curriculum Plans

How to Close District Gaps to Align Technology and Curriculum Plans

A common challenge for K-12 teachers is creating a cohesive connection between technology and curriculum plans. The challenge of integrating technology in the classroom does not always result in teachers incorporating technology into their curriculum plans...

Creating Professional Development Resources during COVID-19

Creating Professional Development Resources during COVID-19

On this episode of Tackling Tech Podcast, powered by Dyknow, Brett McGrath talks with Miguel Guhlin, Director of Professional Development at TCEA in Texas. Miguel explains some of the many challenges facing Texas school districts this year. Miguel sees this emergency...

5 Ways Distance Learning has Changed K-12 Education Forever

5 Ways Distance Learning has Changed K-12 Education Forever

The education world is rapidly changing and adapting to the technological advances and different needs of students. Amid COVID-19, schools across the world experienced distance learning for the first time. As a result, K-12 education has faced the inevitable...