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  • While you’ve been enjoying some well-earned rest and relaxation this summer, Google has been busy beefing up many of its most popular apps and tools. From tweaks to built-in accessibility to advances in adaptive learning, many of these updates could make a noteworthy difference in your digitally-connected classroom this coming school year. Read all about the latest Google improvements in this month's update digest! The post Google Workspace for Education Updates You Can Use This School Year appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • Hey, school administrators! The new school year is just around the corner, making now a great time to brush up on some of the legal issues facing education and technology right now. Check out this webinar debrief for timely insights on data privacy, student social media use, digital accessibility, and more. The post School Law Update: Top Tech Issues for the 2022-23 School Year appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • Just back from the Crescent City, the LTC team had a blast at ISTELive 22 in New Orleans. Between the big bands and beignets, they had the chance to connect with countless educators and learn from edtech visionaries from across the country. Take a peek to see how our team spent their time in the Big Easy, including their favorite parts about this year’s gathering and their post-conference plans. The post Everything We Loved Learned at ISTELive 22 appeared first on Learning Technology Center .

Upcoming Events

  • Join LTC Program Manager Sarah Phelps for a monthly CS STEM networking meeting where participants can: - Learn about new resources - Ask questions - Share experiences - Expand their CS professional network Teachers, administrators, and curriculum stakeholders are invited to attend, as well CS STEM educators of all experience levels and at all grade levels. Whether you're just starting out or interested in taking your district's CS STEM program to the next level, this networking group will help you achieve your goals. The post CS STEM Networking Meeting appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • Tackling Illinois' new computer science standards may feel like a daunting task. But with the right planning and informed expectations, your district can build a robust K-8 CS program. Join us as we break down each standard in the K-2, 3-5, and 6-8 sets into easy-to-understand chunks. The post Getting Started with K-8 Computer Science Standards appeared first on Learning Technology Center .
  • Be Connected is a weekly webinar series from the LTC focused on facilitating open discussions about pertinent topics within Illinois’ edtech community. Hosted by the LTC’s Chris Wherley and Eric Muckensturm each session will focus on a specific topic and provide space for participants to ask and answer questions in a relaxed, supportive environment. The post Be Connected: Google Admin Console: Whats New appeared first on Learning Technology Center .