LAKE MARY, Fla. (PRWEB)
June 07, 2022
Under its new brand, 1EdTech™ Consortium, the global nonprofit leader in education technology and digital learning, today announced its commitment to accelerating a complementary set of educational leadership strategies that are essential to improve learning experiences and outcomes from K-12 and beyond. education and lifelong learning over the next decade.
The 1EdTech community believes that educators and learners deserve a connected, trusted, innovation-ready, and scalable digital ecosystem. As our members work together to help evolve education technology to meet everyone’s needs, we must also ensure that the digital tools we use are safe. Going forward, our community leads the application of evolving trust requirements for student data privacy and adding interoperability, accessibility, and community alerts to build trust in the edtech ecosystem.
The 1EdTech community is leading efforts to accelerate the adoption of next-generation digital curricula, learning tools, and learning platforms to enable educational equity in educational institutions of all types and sizes. . 1EdTech is currently forming an Executive Advisory Council on Curriculum and Educational Equity for Superintendents, Presidents, Provosts, and CEOs to help guide our work on enabling personalized learning strategies through seamless access to digital resources. that align with educational standards. The goal is for educators to have a wide selection of high-quality digital products so they can tailor learning experiences to their local needs.
The 1EdTech community also plays a central role in the development of verifiable micro-certificates and learner records that will improve the capture of learner accomplishments and the connection of those accomplishments to opportunities. 1EdTech participates in a new Credential Futures Coalition, a group of non-profit organizations working together to enable the next generation of collaboration between learners, training providers and employers.
Finally, the 1EdTech community, led by some of the world’s top-ranked universities, has introduced a new “Developer Commons Program” designed to help institutions and providers ensure that learners, faculty, and institutions can leverage information potential of digital learning. . These institutions collaborate to define and implement “data-ready applications” that ensure reliable and fast access to data that integrates into an ecosystem of institutional products. By using data to empower educators, counselors, and students to make adjustments before it’s too late, we’ll continuously improve student success, edtech products, and instructional practices.
“1EdTech’s accelerated growth to over 750 member organizations – all leaders in creating the future of edtech – and thousands of certified products is a very encouraging sign that an open, innovative and trusted ecosystem that elevates all learners becomes a reality,” said Dr. Rob Abel, CEO of 1EdTech. “We are so proud of the accomplishments of all our members as they benefit from their own strategies while creating the open ecosystem that benefits all stakeholders around the world.”
Education and technology leaders will present these strategies at the upcoming Learning Impact Conference in Nashville, June 13-16. Learn more about Impact on Learning 2022.
Click here learn more in a blog post by 1EdTech CEO Rob Abel.
1EdTech is a non-profit, community-based, member-based partnership of leading education service providers at all levels, government organizations, and edtech providers working together to enable better digital teaching and learning. This unique collaboration establishes the connectivity that accelerates an open, innovative and trusted education ecosystem where products work together to enable better learning. Together, we empower learners. 1EdTech hosts the annual Learning Impact conference and other engagement opportunities to advance the leadership and ideas that shape the future of learning. 1EdTech is supported by an affiliated public charity, the 1EdTech Foundation, which puts philanthropic funds to work for our cause. Visit our website at 1edtech.org.
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