Digital Learning Day 2018

Schools and classrooms across the country buzzed with excitement on February, 22, 2018 as thousands of educators and students celebrated the seventh annual Digital Learning Day (DLDay). Check out DLDay 2018 highlights and images of students in action in the video below.

On Digital Learning Day 2018, 2,000 local celebrations decorated the official DLDay map, providing a window into how effective teaching, blended with technology, can engage students and improve student learning outcomes.

Key:
  • hands-sm   Library or Afterschool
  • school-bus-sm   Districtwide Celebration
  • teacher-desk-sm  Classroom Activity
  • history   Statewide Celebration
  • high-school   Schoolwide Celebration
  • learning-1   Other

Webinar: Blending Teaching and Technology to Improve Student Outcomes

All4Ed and Future Ready Schools ® (FRS) held a DLDay webinar highlighting a California district that is using a blended learning approach to support a performance-based system of progression, where students move through instructional content at their own pace.

In the webinar, leadership from Lindsay Unified School District shared their experience and best practices for blended learning. The webinar also featured the release of a new report, Blending Teaching and Technology: Simple Strategies for Improved Student Learning,which offers a collection of strategies aligned to the FRS framework that school district leaders can use to implement an instructional approach supported by blended learning.

Watch the webinar below.

Three Important Takeaways from DLDay 2018

On DLDay 2018, there were countless examples of devices being integrated into student projects and used to expand and enhance the learning experience. Although the celebrations have come to an end until next year, many schools and school districts around the country have turned every day into a digital learning day.