Coursera, a major name in providing "massively open online courses," takes a step into K-12 schools by arranging to provide teacher training.
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March 15, 2013
The U.S. House of Representatives seeks to recognize student programmers through the "Congressional App Challenge."
March 14, 2013
The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation has described $20 million worth of blended learning projects it has supported over the past year.
January 22, 2013
Just 42 percent of Missouri school administrators surveyed said their districts have the necessary technology tools to implement common-core online assessments.
November 19, 2012
The Manchester, N.H., school district is considering the use of online classes and blending learning programs to address overcrowding.
September 18, 2012
In his latest book, Brain Gain: Technology and the Quest for Digital Wisdom, Marc Prensky talks about using technology to enhance the brain's cognitive processes.
August 31, 2012
The case for digital literacy education may best be explained by teachers.
August 21, 2012
Beloit College released its annual Mindset List, a nonscientific compilation of 75 generational characteristics of this school year's class of college freshmen.
June 26, 2012
The Department of Education hopes the new August observance is a small step in the right direction.
June 26, 2012
A panel of a dozen educators talked about their experiences flipping their classrooms.