A group of educators, administrators, and entrepreneurs recently met in Half Moon Bay, California for the inaugural Big Ideas Fest to discuss big idea solutions to some of education's toughest challenges.
A video report and an online game show how dangerous distracted driving can be.
Computerized tutors aim to detect student emotions to inform their teaching tactics.
An article in THE Journal names five ed-tech trends that will gain traction in 2010.
Some lawmakers in the United States would like to raise awareness of the potential link between heavy use of cellphones and brain cancer.
A new survey suggests that screen time and multitasking distract students from homework.
Some educators say the Children's Internet Protection Act is having the effect of denying students access to quality online content.
Recent projects by the Federal Trade Commission address the prevalence of inappropriate content in virtual worlds and issues related to online consumerism.
Federal agencies are releasing a new parent guidebook with tips for talking to children about online safety.
In a popular YouTube video, students plead with educators to incorporate more technology and 21st-century skills into the curriculum.