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How Important Is Technology in Education? Benefits, Challenges, and Impact on Students

How important is technology in education? Learn how American University's School of Education can prepare you to serve as a leader in educational technology.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

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Training in Virtual Classrooms: How Simulation Technology Can Be Used for Teacher Development

How is VR driving teacher development? Explore how virtual classrooms are transforming education, from enhanced teacher training to improved student outcomes.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

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Data Literacy for Teachers: Bridging the Gap between Education Policy Makers and Educators

Analyzing student data allows teachers to individualize lessons and tailor coursework to each student. Discover how data literacy improves student outcomes.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

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Disproportionality in Special Education: Impact on Student Performance and How Administrators Can Help

How does disproportionality in special education impact schools? Discover American University’s School of Education Online and their master’s degree programs.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

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What Is Multicultural Education? An Educator’s Guide to Teaching Diverse Students

Explore what multicultural education is through American University’s Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Education in Education Policy and Leadership programs.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

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The Benefits of Bilingual Education and Its Impact on Student Learning and Growth

Explore the benefits of bilingual education with American University’s Master of Arts in Teaching or Master of Education in Education Policy and Leadership.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

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The Role of Special Education Teachers in Promoting an Inclusive Classroom

What is the role of special education teachers in inclusive classrooms? Find out more about inclusive education and other progressive learning techniques.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

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What Is Holistic Education? Understanding the History, Methods, and Benefits

What is holistic education? Find out how this method of educating the whole person brings a number of benefits to students, teachers, schools, and communities.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Children sit at a desk with their devices.

Digital Literacy in the Classroom: Benefits, Challenges, and Impact on Learning

Digital literacy is an essential component of education in the digital age. Find out how educators integrate and assess digital literacy in the classroom.

Monday, May 11, 2020