Many advocates say that modeling appropriate behavior with the devices is the way to go, and that a "ban is not a plan."
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August 22, 2016
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July 12, 2016
A 34,000-square-foot facility and its mobile van will provide maker education opportunities for students in the region this coming fall.
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.
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.
January 20, 2016
The American technology giant has plans to expand the classroom version of the wildly popular video game that invites users to build, create, and explore.
November 17, 2015
Both districts and ed-tech developers would benefit from collecting more feedback from teachers and students from pilot tests of products, a study suggests.
September 25, 2015
A national poll released by Pearson finds that 78 percent of elementary students regularly use a tablet, up from 66 percent a year ago.
July 01, 2015
The ISTE 2015 conference offered several sessions on the role of the technology "coaches" who are charged with helping teachers master digital tools.