Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The Importance of Teacher Insight in Design of Digital Instructional Tools

Digital content and tools that support personalized learning create new kinds of student data that help teachers tailor instruction specifically to students’ needs and interests, and get rapid insight into their learning progress. And as we celebrate Digital Learning Day, what better time to highlight the need for more effective digital instructional tools?

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Tools Being Talked About

It's exciting to see an increasing array of flexible, instructional tools available in the digital marketplace. Teachers, superintendents, district leaders and others in the field have said they want to know more about what's available.

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Back to School: A Time to Celebrate Teachers

"Teaching is all about relationships", teacher Lyon Terry tells Bill Gates when they sat down together last month.

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Data and the Negative Nudge: Reflections on Making Data Work for Teachers and Students

Making data work for teachers and students.

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Teachers Know Best: Making Data Work for Teachers and Students

We asked 4,600 teachers how they use digital tools. Here's what they told us.

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