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StudySync® Integrates Google Docs

Posted by Diane Cadogan on February 11, 2016 |

The new StudySync Google Docs integration creates a seamless process for students to complete written assignments within Google Docs, as an alternative to using the default StudySync web editor. By leveraging the power of Google Docs, students receive a host of benefits such as:

-Powerful editing functions
-More advanced formatting capabilities
-Unlimited revision history
-Ability to work anywhere Google Docs is available (including Google Docs apps)
-Multimedia upload and submission

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Categories: Mobile Learning, Teachers, Technology, Web-based Learning


StudySync® Mobile Apps for Students

Posted by Diane Cadogan on January 20, 2016 |

StudySync has introduced StudySync Mobile Apps for Students including: iOS for Apple iPads and iPhones, Android for phones and tablets, and Chrome. These new student mobile apps can be downloaded by visiting the appropriate provider’s app store.

 

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Categories: Mobile Learning, Technology, Web-based Learning


A NEW TWIST ON BLASTS

Posted by Diane Cadogan on April 23, 2014 |

When visiting StudySync’s website and exploring StudySync’s digital Blast library, you will quickly come across the logo for Listen Edition. Are you wondering, “What is Listen Edition?” Or, “What is special about these co-branded StudySync - Listen Edition resources?”  Continue reading for the answers to these questions and to learn more about this great resource for your classroom!

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Categories: Blasts, Current Events, EdTech, Mobile Learning, Technology, Web-based Learning


Teachers Teaching Teachers

Posted by Jenny Brown on December 05, 2013 |

New StudySync Featured Teacher Tips Showcase In-Class Innovation

At StudySync, we know that true education innovation takes place in the classroom. We are thrilled when we hear how StudySync teachers are using our resources to customize the curriculum in their classrooms and enhance learning. And that's why we've developed a new StudySync resource: Featured Teacher Tips.

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Categories: Education, Teachers, Technology, Video, Web-based Learning


Listen Edition Brings Public Radio to StudySync’s Popular Blasts

Posted by Jenny Brown on October 24, 2013 |

StudySync is excited to announce our partnership with Listen Edition, a company that brings the power of the public radio to the classroom while building essential listening skills required for the Common Core.  This month, we launched a new series of Blasts developed in conjunction with Monica Brady-Myerov, CEO and Founder of Listen Edition. Brady-Myerov brings her award-winning public radio journalism experience to our popular Blast feature.

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Categories: Blasts, Critical Thinking, Technology


StudySync Receives Top Learning & Teacher Ratings from Graphite.org

Posted by Jenny Brown on October 02, 2013 |

StudySync has received 5-star ratings from Common Sense Media's Graphite.org. Graphite is a free service from nonprofit Common Sense Media designed to help preK-12 educators identify the best apps, games, websites, and digital curricula for their students by providing unbiased, rigorous ratings, as well as practical insights from a community of teachers.

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Categories: Critical Thinking, Education, Teachers, Technology, Web-based Learning


Bishop Moore Highlights StudySync in Recent eSchool News Article

Posted by Diane Cadogan on September 20, 2013 |

At the end of August, eSchool News featured an article by Pat LaMorte, Assistant Principal at Bishop Moore Catholic High School in Orlando, Florida, focusing on technology solutions to advance learning in the classroom.  The article, "Technology-enabled active learning’ spurs achievement," explores how and why Bishop Moore turned to digital content delivery to convert their instructional model from a teacher-focused to a more student-focused learning environment.  To facilitate this change, one of the digital content programs that the administration implemented was StudySync.

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Categories: EdTech, Learning, Teachers, Technology, Video


SyncUp Podcast Episode 3: Edmodo’s Social Learning Platform for Students and Teachers

Posted by Diane Cadogan on April 30, 2013 |

For the third episode of the SyncUp podcast, we bring you a discussion of Edmodo, the social learning platform for K-12 students and educators, with Tarunya Govindarajan, leader of Product Marketing. 

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Categories: Current Events, EdTech, Podcasts, Technology


StudySync Teams with Northfield Mount Hermon to Spearhead National VOTES Project

Posted by Jenny Brown on August 13, 2012 |

StudySync will join with Northfield Mount Hermon (NMH), a prestigious private school in Massachusetts, to add a dynamic technology component to NMH's national VOTES project. The VOTES (Voting Opportunities for Teenagers in Every State) project brings together more than 100 public and private schools nationwide, as well as schools internationally, to give students a voice in the 2012 election. This year, StudySync will facilitate the project’s online component of this exciting election-focused conversation among students nationwide, beginning after Labor Day until the election in November.

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Connected Educator Month 2012

Posted by Jenny Brown on August 06, 2012 |

The US Department of Education has declared August 2012 Connected Educator Month, with the goal of broadening and deepening educator participation in online communities while providing opportunities for education professionals to work together to move the field forward.

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Categories: Current Events, EdTech, Events, Teachers, Technology


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