Long an ed-tech skeptic, Stanford professor Larry Cuban came away "greatly impressed" from a year spent observing Summit Public Schools, AltSchool and approaches to personalized learning.
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A widely used simulation technology in schools appears to have backfired.
December 20, 2016
From the maker movement to online testing to the digital divide, 2016 was a big year for high-quality research on the promise and peril of educational technology.
December 08, 2016
The U.S. labor market could be short 250,000 data scientists by 2024, according to a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute.
December 06, 2016
Common Sense Media released a new study which measured the limits parents put on their children's media use, and how much time they spend with media themselves.
November 01, 2016
In 20 studies covering four continents, children who used or had access to devices at bedtime were more likely than peers to sleep poorly.
October 31, 2016
What can decades-old research into "mastery learning" and the "Personalized System of Instruction" tell schools about contemporary approaches to personalized learning?
October 18, 2016
More than half of U.S. adults are "relatively hesitant" when it comes to using technology for personal learning, according to a new survey from the Pew Research Center.
September 22, 2016
The New Media Consortium and CoSN teamed up to assemble a report drawn from international experts on topics such as augmented reality, personalized learning, coding as literacy, and maker spaces.
July 22, 2016
A team at Carnegie Mellon University is using brain-activity patterns to better understand the mental processes students use to solve math problems.