An alleged effort by New Jersey officials to monitor whether students were sharing information about common-core exams through social media has stirred controversy.
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European countries' views about how educational technology can be used to improve schools in some respects mirror those of educators and policymakers in the United States, a new report concludes.
September 05, 2013
Kiva and Citi Microfinance have launched Kiva U, and a curriculum for K-12 on "Exploring Poverty," to increase students understanding of financial inclusion.
June 10, 2013
A nationwide survey reveals that students have different views of the usefulness of laptop computers, smartphones, and tablets, depending on the task at hand.
May 08, 2013
A University of Pennsylvania program will attempt to give education startups access to university researchers and support to help their businesses grow.
April 03, 2013
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Facebook are inviting developers to build prototypes for apps supporting college attendance, social learning, and out-of-school study.
March 06, 2013
A demonstration by a 13-year-old offers a highlight at the South by Southwest Conference and reflects many of the event's core themes.
March 01, 2013
A survey of district technology officials reveals that demand for tablets, and effective wireless technology is likely to grow.
December 12, 2012
A new survey shows educators use social networks like Facebook and Twitter, but there is evidence they may prefer networks designed specifically for them.
March 10, 2012
The Internet doesn't increase bullying, Danah Boyd argues, attitudes toward it increases the fear and misunderstanding about what teens are exposed to.