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February 17, 2015

Digital 'Slavery Simulation' Game for Schools Draws Ire, Praise

An award-winning digital role-playing game about U.S. slavery has provoked a backlash from critics who say that genocide cannot be appropriately simulated or gamified in the classroom.

February 04, 2015

Teachers, Developers, Researchers Quickly Evaluate Ed Tech in N.Y.C.

New York City is one of three "test-bed networks" experimenting with new ways to quickly evaluate ed-tech products in real-world settings.

February 02, 2015

Virtual Preschool: Yes, That's Now a Real Option

Early childhood experts are questioning the value of a new virtual preschool that offers digital learning materials and online access to teachers.

January 15, 2015

Education Week Multimedia Tool Shows Good Technology Use in Pre-K Through 3

To help educators and parents recognize effective uses of ed tech in the early years, Education Week created an interactive tool highlighting one school's efforts to put research into practice.

December 19, 2014

Educators Weigh Merits of Chromebooks, iPads in Twitter Chat

Guests Holly Clark and Kyle Pace debated Chromebooks versus iPads in an #EWedchat this week. Chat participants discussed the pros and cons of each device and shared resources for educators.

November 24, 2014

Ed-Tech Math Program Boosts Elementary Student Achievement, Study Says

The online learning program ST Math improved California elementary students' math scores compared with students not using the program, according to a new study.

November 19, 2014

'Hour of Code' Kicked Off By Elsa and Anna (Yes, the 'Frozen' Princesses)

Code.org has tapped the popular Disney characters for a new tutorial as part of its campaign to promote computer science education.

November 11, 2014

Teachers' Knowledge of Technology Undersold, Study Says

A recent study challenges the notion that poor integration of technology in classrooms stems from teachers' inexperience with technology outside of classrooms.

November 07, 2014

New York Times Offers Digital Subscription to Schools

Schools can now access NYTimes.com and the paper's online archives through a new network-wide subscription service beginning at $780 annually.

October 31, 2014

Building Better Ed-Tech Strategies for the Pre-K-5 Crowd

Educators discuss the best approaches for using digital devices, apps, and software for students in pre-K through 5th grade.

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