University of Connecticut researchers say a new study points to significant income-based gaps in how students read and comprehend material on the Internet.
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September 30, 2014
September 26, 2014
Our New Educational Environment is characterized, first, by "VUCA": Greatly increased Variability, Uncertainty, Complexity & Ambiguity. These, in combination, can greatly increase anxiety and stress.
September 22, 2014
The reason we need more than the incremental reforms we are being offered is that our educational context has changed so radically. Here Prensky discusses the key elements of the New Educational Context.
August 31, 2014
How can we maximize the capacity of this extraordinary communication medium and attend to our ever-increasing need for empathy and compassion to endure as a human speices? While we lead the use of technology as a vehicle for communication, teaching and learning, we need to wrestle with these questions about visibility, empathy and compassion.
August 06, 2014
The computer labs will provide access for students and classes for adults to further education attainment.
July 22, 2014
A new report says Internet filtering in school libraries is blocking access to important educational content and undermining students from low-income households.
June 23, 2014
Forty-six percent of school administrators cite mobile device use as a "major factor" in college- and career-readiness instruction for students.
June 16, 2014
The justices agreed to weigh the free speech rights of those who make threats or deliver violent rants on social media such as Facebook.
June 13, 2014
The Obama administration will today announce the creation of a "hub" to connect tech companies with schools as part of the "ConnectED" plan, and also launch a new effort to connect more Indian schools with high-speed Internet.
June 03, 2014
Lawmakers send the FCC a laundry list of priorities for its forthcoming rule changes to E-Rate.