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Why, and how, to let students lead their learning and avoid “the traditional game of school.”

Productive portfolio discussions

Ideas to help get students reviewing, discussing and refining their digital portfolios.

What’s trending? From budget cuts to class behavior maps, don’t miss these most-read stories.

5 ways to transform your students into creators of virtual reality content

Four school leaders share what keeps them up at night and how they’re tackling those issues.

Make Twitter work for you

Two easy ways to make your Twitter feed a learning tool.

What’s trending? From troubling test scores to Title II, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Does your school designate makerspaces? Who should oversee students' creation?

Giving students more voice and offering real-world skill-building

From navigating a forest to inviting imperfection, here's a roundup of insights from ISTE 2017.

Ed DeRoche shares some inspirational passages to prepare teachers for a new, positive year.

3 ways to tailor edtech PD

Kick start the school year with customized professional development. Here's how.

It’s back-to-school time. Read the newest issue of SmartReport on EdTech for tips and tools.

The Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the winners.

Making experiences

When it comes to makerspaces, create experiences, not projects. See how.