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College & Career Readiness: General

Strategies, tips, and tools to help you develop technology-savvy students with positive mindsets.

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Colleges and potential employers want technology-savvy applicants with positive mindsets who are ready to meet the challenges of college or the workforce without remediation. This toolkit contains webinars that include a general overview of what it means to be college and career ready. They discuss how you can help build rigor and relevance into your lessons in order to develop desired skills, as well as how you can use Universal Design for Learning (UDL) to help all students learn. They explore some of the Common Core standards that have a technology emphasis and share tools that teachers and students can use to master those standards. Learn tips for teaching with technology in a way that promotes creativity and critical thinking skills, as well as how to help students transition to college by developing a growth mindset and building a technology toolkit that will help them succeed.


Subject: SimpleK12 Assignments
Categories: College & Career Readiness


  • College & Career Readiness: General
Introduction to the Common Core: Getting Students College and Career Ready
As more and more states move towards adopting Common Core State Standards, more and more educators have lots of questions.more...
Transitioning to College: Developing a Growth Mindset
The transition from high school to college can be a challenging time for any student.more...
Transitioning to College: Building a Technology Toolkit
Having, and knowing how to use, the correct technology tools can make the transition to higher education a bit easier.more...
Using Rigor and Relevance with Teens to Build Skills, Fight Apathy, and More!
Do the following student complaints sound familiar?more...
Meeting Common Core Technology Skills
Did you know that the word technology appears in the Common Core State Standards 20 different times?more...
Remove Barriers and Help All Students Learn with Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
With the ever-growing pressure to meet state standards and raise test scores, how do educators help all students learn in the digital age?more...
Survival Tips and Project Ideas for Teaching with Technology
Many of today's learners have daily access to Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) that push their critical thinking and problem-solving skills to new heights.more...

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Students need to stay focused and on-task when using the internet. The aspect of increasing critical thinking and problem solving skills is needed in preparing our students for the future.
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Engaging students with a variety of strategies will increase motivation and lead to learning.
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Motivation is the key to learning. I agree that we must find ways to stimulate the brain in order to achieve learning.
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