EdTech Acronyms Explained

The amount of new acronyms in the educational technology world is staggering… and often overwhelming for educators.  In fact, this list will be up to date for a few hours and then more acronyms and terms will come along!  But have a look and get familiar with what they stand for:

1:1 –  One to one (usually talking about the ratio of devices in a class per child).

API – Application Programming Interface.

AUP – Acceptable Use Policy

BLearning – Blended Learning (using a range of multimedia and strategies).

BYOD – Bring Your Own Device.

BYOL – Bring Your Own Learning.

BYOT – Bring Your Own Technology.

CIPA – Children’s Internet Protection Act.

COPPA – Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.

CMS – Content Management System (a tool to build websites and apps).

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