A congresional proposal would create a program focused on developing breakthrough advances in learning sciences and educational technology, similar to a program in the defense sector.
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February 15, 2013
February 11, 2013
Higher use of digital tools among aspiring teachers has led to a more self-directed approach to teacher preparation, concludes a new report.
January 17, 2013
The market for education software and digital products grew by 3.5 percent over the most recent year and now stands at $7.7 billion, a new analysis reveals.
January 14, 2013
A number of individual programs, and school and district strategies, have shown technology's potential to help English language learners, a new paper contends.
January 04, 2013
The breakneck growth in educational technology and investment in it could foreshadow a "tech bubble," not unlike what occurred in the 1990s, a new paper argues.
January 02, 2013
Teachers are often not given the training they need to use technology to collect, analyze, and utilize information to improve student learning, a report says.
December 28, 2012
The guide offers a framework for helping K-12 school officials use evidence to judge the effectiveness of education technologies.
December 04, 2012
The assessment consortium has released a document outlining minimum technology requirements and guidelines for testing in 2014-15.
November 29, 2012
A federally funded research project will attempt to build students' skill with fractions through an mobile application that allows them to manipulate information on screen, a test of a scientific theory of how people learn.
November 28, 2012
Data on graduation rates, postsecondary success, and the efficacy of teacher preparation programs are three important areas affected by the lack of collaboration.