An expert recommends schools agree not to pay tech providers until their products prove effective.
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April 26, 2019
A recent report from Common Sense Media reveals that teachers don't feel they have the right tech for their classrooms.
March 06, 2019
Print is still popular, and math teachers still want time for direct instruction and group work, according to market-intelligence firm Simba Information.
February 21, 2019
'Teach to One' Personalized-Learning Model Has No Effect on Students' Math Scores, Federal Evaluation Finds
Dueling studies of Teach to One: Math highlighted a divide over whether personalized-learning models should prioritize grade-level proficiency or academic growth.
January 23, 2019
AI-powered tools may augment teachers, a new RAND report argues--but only if big concerns around bias and transparency are first addressed.
August 01, 2018
A program to teach geospatial technology and concepts -- or organizing and analyzing data through visualization -- is expanding from Virginia to the Chicago public schools.
July 20, 2018
Ed-tech company Abl will lead the new "Unlocking Time" initiative, which will include a self-assessment and free online resources about how schools can better structure their time.
April 17, 2018
An experiment with embedding "growth-mindset" messaging in software appeared to help students persist when they encountered difficulty—and raised ethical concerns.
December 14, 2017
Vroom, a program that translates research on children's brain development into tips for parents, is being woven into an Amazon service.
November 15, 2017
A changing labor market will require both highly skilled IT workers and improved basic digital skills, according to a new report from the Brookings Institute.