With many schools offering relatively little in the way of computer science course, a growing number of young students are turning to private coding programs.
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March 13, 2014
February 28, 2014
Easel.ly, a website for designing graphics, demonstrates in a blog series how educators can use infographics in aligning reading and literature instruction to the Common Core State Standards.
February 18, 2014
As educators get more accustomed to the idea of virtual learning, imagine a future where an entire public school district goes entirely virtual.
February 14, 2014
Wisconsin elementary school principal Matt Renwick says that the game, if taken in the right context, can be seen not as a distraction, but as a resource to help students build critical learning skills.
January 28, 2014
A blogging educator says that keeping a blog can help teachers reflect, discuss methods that work best and ones that need improvement, and vent their stress and anxiety.
January 25, 2014
New telepresence robots will help facilitate instruction in a remote area of Alaska.
January 03, 2014
The number of subscribers to educational YouTube channels tripled in 2013, according to an end-of-year NPR story. And a major contributor to that growth has been increased interest in "pop science"or what YouTube calls "explainer"videos.
December 23, 2013
St. Cloud School District will refund teachers up to $350 for the purchase of an iPad if they complete 5 hours of iPad classes.
December 18, 2013
A new study by researchers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics suggests tablet-computer simulation programs can significantly boost students' grasp of difficult scientific concepts.
December 11, 2013
Today, PBS LearningMedia, a classroom-resource hub for teachers, announced its 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program.