A collection of tools and resources to design and conduct pilots, analyze their collected data, and potentially negotiate and purchase edtech tools. Tools are actionable (templates, surveys, etc.) while Resources are references (publications, websites, etc.).

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LearnPlatform Resource Center From Lea(R)n

Library of free resources with which educators and administrators can support momentum to find, buy, manage and measure educational technology easily and effectively. Resources include FAQs, videos, etc.

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Lea(R)n Research-based Rubric for Grading Ed Tech From Lea(R)n

LearnPlatform’s peer-reviewed edtech grading rubric provides a research-backed structure for educator feedback and insights on instructional technologies with context.

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Fulton Job Description From Fulton

A school district job description used to advertise for an edtech pilot coordinator position.

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Vista TOSA Job Description From Vista

An example list of requirements for a Pilot Program Manager and Facilitator role in Vista Unified School District.

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Teacher Weekly Implementation Checks

A four-question survey for teachers to assess implementation during a pilot study.

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Three Ways to Help Teachers Use Research

Helpful suggestions to create a culture of research and data use at your school.

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Teachers as Researchers: The Power of Mindset

Tips from a teacher about how to conduct action research in your classroom.