Technology

10/7/2011

10/7/2011

In a time of educational debate and shuffling nationwide, a college dropout, businessman and paragon of technological innovation emerged as an inadvertent, but forceful, momentum for an educational revolution around the world.

10/7/2011

Schools and nonprofit groups that want to try or expand a creative or novel education program can now compete for funding from a new state Innovation Fund that is set to distribute $5 million over the next two years.

10/6/2011

10/6/2011

Today is World Teachers’ Day, and Microsoft is recognizing 82 schools, including Highland Tech High in Alaska, from around the world for their efforts to better educate children.

10/5/2011

10/5/2011

As U.S. educators and policymakers seek ways to boost student achievement, perhaps it’s time to consider a new model, harnessing the power and popularity of technology.

10/3/2011

10/3/2011

In April, an Azusa English teacher found herself placed on leave and pulled from a student trip to Europe after posting vulgar comments and references to drug and alcohol use on her Facebook account.

9/30/2011

9/30/2011

The much-anticipated, Android-based Kindle Fire, however, is finally the tablet for 1:1 use in schools.

9/30/2011

A plan to make Idaho the first state to require students to take at least two credits online will officially go before the public for comment next week.

9/28/2011

9/28/2011

Fears over bullying and improper teacher contact with students are prompting many schools to limit social media sites like Facebook, which critics argue may not be a wise educational move.

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