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

How This Teacher Became a K-12 Technology Mentor

How This Teacher Became a K-12 Technology Mentor

When K-12 technology administrators make the decision to implement student devices, it not only changes the learning environment for those students who are newly using devices in the classroom but also creates a learning curve for teachers. A crucial part of helping...

2 Tech Coaching Models Every Tech Coach Should Be Using

2 Tech Coaching Models Every Tech Coach Should Be Using

In order for Tech Coaches to conduct effective professional development, it’s important to instructional coaching models that align with district and school goals. These models and frameworks enable Tech Coaches to create the most effective professional development...

Conduct Effective Group Work in Class with Segmented Blocking

Conduct Effective Group Work in Class with Segmented Blocking

Group work can be one of the most effective ways to promote engaged learning, collaboration, and enhance communication skills in the classroom. However, if conducted incorrectly, group work can cause teachers to feel frustrated due to disruptions and distractions in...

7 Classroom Technology Tools To Check Out In 2020

7 Classroom Technology Tools To Check Out In 2020

Technology integration in K-12 classrooms is here to stay. In the early stages, technology integration can cause growing pains for teachers, students, and technology teams. In order to make sure devices are helping instruction more than hurting it, it is essential to...

Tech Coaching Tactics to Support Teachers in a New Semester

Tech Coaching Tactics to Support Teachers in a New Semester

At the end of December 2019, we outlined 4 educational technology goals to add to your list in 2020. Now that we are a few weeks into the new year (and new decade) it's important to implement Tech Coaching tactics to support your teachers and ultimately help you...

3 Ways This District CTO Encourages K-12 Digital Citizenship

3 Ways This District CTO Encourages K-12 Digital Citizenship

Initiatives like Digital Citizenship can be easier to define than to put into practice. One of the best ways to put these initiatives into practice is to learn how EdTech leaders are doing it in their schools and districts. This is why we sat down with Chuck Holland...

FETC 2020 Thursday & Friday Sessions To Add To Your Schedule

FETC 2020 Thursday & Friday Sessions To Add To Your Schedule

With only one more week until FETC 2020, this is the perfect time to take a look at the presentation schedules for each day and decide which sessions you will be attending. Dyknow will be attending FETC 2020 to connect with educators from all over the country, and...