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Who Should Bear the Cost of Data Interoperability in K-12 Education? – Education Article

Progress reports go out on Thursday and the teachers are up in arms because they can’t enter scores into their online gradebook. This isn’t because the internet is down or due to a device malfunction—it’s because the online gradebook isn’t able to share data with the student information system (SIS). In technical parlance, this is an issue of interoperability—or rather, the lack of it. When two systems don’t “speak” to one another or store data in the same format, it…

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What Exactly is a ‘Digital Shelf’? – edtechdigest.blog – Education Article

How this edtech strategy can narrow the achievement gap to help you cross the chasm. GUEST COLUMN | by Chris Twyman Education technology companies have to walk a tightrope between profits and social impact. Investors in these organizations expect to maximize their return in the form of profits. As long as customers can pay for their products and services, that can be achieved. Unfortunately, not all schools have the same budgets—but all schools have the same needs. So I Ask This……

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