$650 million Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)

$650 million Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)

Posted on 27 Oct 2009 in Educational Technology Research, Legislation, Special Education | Comments Off on $650 million Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)

ARRA Grant: On October 8, 2009, the federal government hosted a webinar to explain a new grant promoting innovation in education. The actual grant was published in the Federal Register on 10/9/09 and included $650 million in funding.  To view the presentation and links to information check out the Ed.gov blog. This money is available […]

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Clickers Improve EBD Students Response in Class

Posted on 03 Apr 2009 in Classroom Behavior, Educational Technology, Educational Technology Research, Intervention, School Behavior, Special Education, Student Behavior | Comments Off on Clickers Improve EBD Students Response in Class

Erika Blood, from Northern Illinois University, reported her research at the CEC Conference. She gave high school students ‘clickers’ to increase their response rate in a history class. Results showed that student response rate was greater when they used clickers then when the teacher asked questions on days when clickers were not used. She also […]

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