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LevelEDup is a quarterly digest of the marquee news, topics, and trends from the world of education and technology. Each issue provides timely, relevant insights for every edtech role, and elevates diverse voices from across Illinois’ edtech community. Readers can also pick up each issue to discover exclusive interviews, teaching resources, and opportunities not found in any other LTC publications.

Content in each issue may include:

  • Edtech News
  • Exclusive Interviews
  • New Resource Highlights
  • Upcoming Workshops & Events
  • Be Connected (IT, Cybersecurity, and Data Privacy)
  • STEM Resources
  • Funding and Digital Equity
  • Organization Updates
  • Conference Highlights

LevelEDup Issues

Spring 2023


  • Cover Story: STEM Lab Tour @ McHenry SD 15
  • AI in the Classroom: What They Are and What They Aren’t
  • Cyber Crisis Response Groups: How They Can Protect your District
  • Guest Article: Three Perspectives on Using Technology to Enhance Student Engagement
  • Tips and Tricks for Organizing Data Using Google Sheets
  • Tech Tip of the Month: Creating Standards-Aligned Lessons in One Click
  • IT Summer Projects & End-of-Year Tips
Winter 2023


  • Cybersecurity grant funding opportunity
  • Makerspace Tour (with photos) | Oak Park & River Forest High School (Oak Park, IL)
  • Certified FAA drone pilot interview + drones in the classroom
  • FREE resources for teaching CS in K-2 classrooms
  • 5 ways to grow your personal learning network (PLN)
  • Google tips & tricks for improving productivity