Some teachers are touting the classroom value of smart speakers and digital voice assistants, but concerns about privacy and instructional value abound.
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Follow Ed Week's coverage of the International Society for Technology in Education, where 22,000 ed-tech enthusiasts will share tips on classroom implementation, data privacy, responding to fake news, and more.
June 01, 2018
A new survey of teens by the Pew Research Center shows the rising popularity of YouTube, Instagram, and Snapchat, as well as the rising ubiquity of smartphones.
May 31, 2018
Three researchers at the Stanford Graduate School of Education offer their insights on the popular video game.
May 11, 2018
School leaders are overwhelmingly worried about student screen time at home, but have nuanced views about screen time in school, according to an exclusive Education Week survey.
April 17, 2018
A new meta-analysis finds that mobile-phone multitasking—especially with social media— negatively affects reading speed, reading comprehension, and lecture recall.
April 13, 2018
Consumer advocacy groups filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission, alleging that YouTube has used children's personal information to target ads.
April 06, 2018
A new Gallup poll found teachers lukewarm about the educational value of digital devices, but extremely concerned about their impact on students' mental health.
April 02, 2018
Verizon's education initiative pledged $200 million for technology and teacher training, and Amazon plans to make available computer science education software and scholarships.
February 13, 2018
Giving free computers to community college students had no significant effect on students' future wages, total earnings, or rates of employment, according to an NBER study.