Teachers are largely influenced by recommendations from their colleagues, and the demands of academic standards, in their buying decisions, an analysis concludes.
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June 07, 2013
May 28, 2013
An article examining a pretty typical-sounding 14 year-old girl's relationship with technology makes useful reading for middle and high school school teachers.
May 09, 2013
Well-behaved educators rarely make history but where do they begin when they want to change educational reform that is bad for kids?
May 07, 2013
A survey released by Gallup finds that only a fraction of college presidents believe "massively open online courses" will improve student learning or solve financial problems.
April 28, 2013
When it comes to social media, teenagers look at privacy in very different ways than the adults around them.
April 22, 2013
The number of teachers and principals using a variety of online tools for professional development has jumped significantly, according to a new survey.
April 15, 2013
Too often the focus on education is what is wrong with it and the BAM Radio Network and the Bammy Awards want to put a focus on everything that is right about it.
April 05, 2013
A new ed. start-up seeks to match teachers with schools that share a similar mission or philosophy.
April 03, 2013
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Facebook are staging a pair of "hackathons" this months aimed at producing new ideas in college access, social learning and other areas.
April 02, 2013
School districts' chief financial officers and their chief technology officers often don't share the same language or way of thinking, the leader of a national school tech group says.