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High Fidelity for High Technology
Posted on Aug 31, 2016
  • Michael Milone
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  • Education Technology
  • General Education
  • Intervention
High Fidelity for High Technology

So, what is this fidelity of implementation thing? Simply put, fidelity of implementation describes the extent to which delivery of an instructional practice adheres to the protocol on which it was developed or field tested. Or as my father liked to say when I was fiddling with assembling models as a kid, “Do it the way the instructions say.”

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Making Mistakes: It’s a Good Thing
Posted on May 11, 2016
  • Michael Milone
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  • Education Technology
  • General Education
Making Mistakes: It’s a Good Thing

The essence of learning is change. For learning to take place, there must be a change in behavior, cognition, or emotion. In all cases, learning is change. It's not just a good idea, it's the law. If there is no change, there is no learning.

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You're Not Average
Posted on Apr 6, 2016
  • Michael Milone
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  • Education Technology
  • General Education
You're Not Average

No one is average, and comparisons are situational—consider this question: Why is “average” in the statistical sense such a dominant theme in education? Why do so many people, especially policy makers and politicians, insist on ranking students, schools, teachers, and pretty much everything else on a single number, usually the average?

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Make Assessment a Learning Experience
Posted on Mar 16, 2016
  • Michael Milone
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  • Assessment
  • Education Technology
  • General Education
Make Assessment a Learning Experience

In recent years, assessment has gotten a bad rap because of overuse and misapplication of mandated accountability tests. All of us involved in education, however, know that meaningful assessment is an important aspect of the learning cycle.

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Growth Mindset in Education: More Than an Attitude
Posted on Mar 2, 2016
  • Michael Milone
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  • Education Technology
  • General Education
  • Parental Involvement
Growth Mindset in Education: More Than an Attitude

Among the recent trends in education, few are as notable (for the right reasons) as the growth mindset. This belief is, fortunately, very simple to understand. Mental abilities and other talents can be developed through dedication and hard work.

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Celebrate Excellent Teaching and Learning, on DLDay and Every Day
Posted on Feb 17, 2016
  • EdView360
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  • Education Technology
  • General Education
Celebrate Excellent Teaching and Learning, on DLDay and Every Day

At EdView360, we’re big fans of digital learning. We’ve seen the transformative effect that excellent digital instruction can have on students, teachers, and entire classrooms, and we couldn’t be happier today to be celebrating Digital Learning Day (DLDay).

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