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Nathan Davidson

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3 Things That Can Help Make Digital Learning Successful

Posted by Nathan Davidson on February 21, 2020

Let’s face it. The day is rapidly approaching when every student, in every school, across the country will using a device in school. Or, for that matter, TWO devices! Many districts have already started the process of embracing this reality and shifting towards more digital learning environments.

This road has been bumpy for most, if not all, of us who are at some stage of the transition. How has this process been for you? Has it been smooth sailing? Rocky and tumultuous? A little scary? Most likely, a little of each.

Any district delving into digital learning ultimately wants to do it well. ISTE knows this and developed the Essential Conditions for Effective Technology Integration. There are fourteen essential conditions in all. Below are three key elements derived from those that must be present to establish a foundation for success.

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Topics: 1:1, 1:1 rollout, technology in the classroom

Roll Out the Right Way

Posted by Nathan Davidson on December 12, 2019

The wisdom is out there. Simon Sinek advises us to Start With Why before we move forward with an initiative. Leadership expert John Kotter, in his book Leading Change, tells to include important elements such as establishing a sense of urgency, creating a Guiding Coalition, and developing a vision.  

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A Fresh Start (B.O.Y., It’s a Big Deal!)

Posted by Nathan Davidson on September 16, 2016

Here we are just a few weeks into another new school year. By now, everyone is back in the swing of things with the new routines of their classes and schedules. Maybe I’m crazy, but I’ve always thought the beginning of the school year was somewhat like New Year’s Day. The beginning of the school year, like January 1st, is a chance for a fresh start.

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Topics: collaboration, goal setting, habits, Integration Services, new school year, professional development