Many people are wondering whether there is a bubble in educational technology. Has too much venture capital been invested in the sector? Have valuations gotten too high? My answer is that there is a bubble in ideas that won't work and a dearth of capital for ideas that can work.
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March 11, 2014
February 22, 2014
The jury is still out on whether new, digital instructional materials can achieve greater alignment with the new standards than traditional textbooks.
February 21, 2014
The jury is still out on whether new, digital instructional materials can achieve greater alignment with new standards than traditional textbooks.
January 30, 2014
A pledge by Gov. Terry McAuliffe to address the name of a sea between Japan and the Korean Peninsula in Virginia textbooks has highlighted historical animosities.
January 16, 2014
An investigative piece in Slate claims that a Texas charter system with 65 schools is teaching creationism and other unconstitutional, religiously driven lessons.
December 20, 2013
For students to have a true understanding of American history and current events, they need to be taught the whole story, writes one researcher.
November 19, 2013
Longtime publishing house HarperCollins will give e-book provider Curriculet access to its extensive list of titles.
October 23, 2013
A new survey of teachers shows that most assign readings based on a student's reading level, rather than his grade level.
July 29, 2013
New survey data suggest that most middle school math teachers believe the common core standards are more rigorous than their state's prior standards.
July 26, 2013
Google announces a partnership with five major publishers to offer textbooks for sale or rent through its Play store.