Researchers are finding signs of "device effects" for online tests administered in some grades and subjects, and for certain types of assessment items.
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May 17, 2016
Can it really make a difference whether a class assignment is on a screen or printed out? Yes, according to new research.
May 11, 2016
A meta-analysis of 15 years' worth of research found 1-to-1 laptop programs had a positive impact on students' English, math, and science scores.
May 03, 2016
Almost 60 percent of parents feel their teens are addicted to their mobile devices, according to a new survey from Common Sense Media.
April 18, 2016
Research in an Oregon school found that iPads didn't impact math achievement or engagement, but helped teachers better manage instruction.
April 09, 2016
Low-income Florida students are more likely than their affluent peers to use classroom software for drill-and-kill practice, according to new research.
April 08, 2016
Mobile devices and digital tools can help disenfranchised youth to challenge the existing social and economic order, according to new research to be presented at AERA.
March 30, 2016
New wearable technology for infants aims to help parents close the "word gap," but some early childhood experts are skeptical.
February 03, 2016
Lower-income parents have "overwhelmingly positive" views about technology for their children, but significant digital inequities persist, according to the Joan Ganz Cooney Center.
December 10, 2015
Investors at an industry ed-tech forum urged fledgling companies to focus on solving problem in schools, and avoid vague promises about "disrupting" K-12 systems.