A couple interesting ed-tech notes from Campus Technology this week: Twitter as a student recruiting tool and iPads for global health research.
A new document outlines the major issues faced by virtual schools and the special education students they serve.
Education giant Blackboard recently announced the acquisition of Elluminate and Wimba in a deal expected to be worth $116 million.
The Pew Research Center describes Millennials as confident, self-expressive, liberal, upbeat, and open to change.
The grant-funded statewide online learning initiative in Tennessee held its annual conference last month.
Large school districts such as Boston, Chicago, and New York City are embracing online credit recovery options for students.
The Consortium for School Networking has released an updated guide aimed at improving superintendents' technology leadership.
A coalition has submitted formal documents to the Federal Trade Commission recommending modernization of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act.
Common Sense Media, which recently unveiled a digital citizenship curriculum, says issues of digital responsibility transcend social and economic classes.
Closing keynote speaker Jeff Piontek discussed the importance of following your passion and infusing creativity and innovation into the STEM subjects to a packed auditorium.