A somewhat surprising study indicates children can not counteract the negative psychological effects of too much TV or computer time by being extra active when away from the screen.


Microsoft, the Smithsonian, and TakingITGlobal are teaming up to push teachers and students to use technology to tackle environmental challenges.


Sugata Mitra, a professor of education at Britain's Newcastle University, talks about how technology can facilitate a child-directed learning environment.


The association is calling for a dramatic shift in the structure of modern education to meet the digital needs of today's students.


A new survey released by the National School Boards Association tracks the trends and opinions of more than 200 ed-tech leaders.


The Wall Street Journal reports that many popular Facebook applications are sharing personal information and violating the site's privacy policy.


Technology to block sexting, an interactive cyberbullying website, and signs of IT recovery are topics in ed-tech as we head into the weekend.


We've seen some really good stories during the last several days concerning how students, teachers, and administrators behave online.


Many projects funded by the Next Generation Learning Challenges could reach across both spheres.


District technology chiefs will discuss the increasingly popular but still-divisive issue of allowing students to use their own mobile devices in school.


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