Four pending studies presented at AERA offer surprising findings and a nuanced look at the use of iPads and e-readers with young children.
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Fewer than 4 percent of students in a new study displayed the skills to effectively evaluate the reliability and credibility of online science information.
April 16, 2015
Does providing more teachers with basic training, or a few teachers with intensive training, result in the most impactful integration of classroom technology?
April 14, 2015
Enthusiastic usage of Google Docs did not translate into improved student test scores, according to small-scale new study.
April 10, 2015
USA Today reporter Greg Toppo examines the ways digital games are transforming education in a new book, "The Game Believes in You."
April 06, 2015
Lumen Learning announced that it has raised $2.5 million in private equity, funding that it says will help support its continued development of open educational resources.
March 31, 2015
A new state report uncovers serious functionality and management issues in implementing Pearson's learning management system, Schoolnet, in Idaho.
March 17, 2015
Ed-tech vendors took a hard look at new digital-content 'interoperability' standards touted by the Houston school district during the annual CoSN conference.
March 16, 2015
Assessment readiness is the number-one priority for K-12 ed-tech leaders, but fewer than 30 percent report being ready for new online exams.
March 13, 2015
A new white paper from Center for Promise explores the experiences of several districts implementing educational technology, and the lessons that can be applied to other K-12 systems.