Students' break from the grind of the regular school year is a great time to explore educational mobile apps, says one expert.
Next Generation Learning Challenges announced the 19 entrants who won grants for programs addressing 7th and 9th grade common-core standards instruction.
The journal published for the Society for Research in Child Development devotes a special section to exploring the educational potential of video game play.
Participate in a chat about how multimedia tools are transforming teaching and learning in core academic subjects.
Hoping to keep students in their home district, some education administrators in Pennsylvania are opening cyberschools for financial reasons.
Some see red flags because Wireless Generation, which Klein oversees, looks set to be awarded a $27-million, no-bid contract by the New York State department of education.
New learning models and infrastructure systems, and increased focused on college and career preparation and professional development, are identified as this year's top ed-tech trends.
The project follows last week's launch of schema.org by Google, Yahoo, and Bing.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Carnegie Corporation of New York have pledged to build a virtual network for teachers to share resources.
A new report finds that most parents see the dangers of digital media to childrens' health and privacy, but don't believe their own children are seriously threatened.