Submitted by Courtney Williams on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 3:09pm
Transformational is how some describe edX, an online education platform that will make Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) courses available to everyone. Inevitable is probably a better term. As textbooks go digital, more testing is conducted on-line and mobile applications democratize education tools, education start-ups are on the rise.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 9:12am
Five months after beginning a pilot project to put computers in the hands of students, the St. Joseph School District might expand the program.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 04/17/2012 - 11:41am
The Front Range Christian School is a place that's centered on belief.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Wed, 04/04/2012 - 4:02pm
Those who own an iPad will likely tell you their tablet goes above and beyond e-mail, video playback and Angry Birds.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Wed, 03/28/2012 - 9:33am
FSR, manufacturer of audio and video switching, control products, and connectivity boxes, has introduced an easy-to-install WE-IPAD2-SLV iPad 2 enclosure designed to provide a secure, yet accessible housing for the versatile tablet.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 9:15am
Currently in development, this app is the only research-validated literacy program available on the iPad, and will provide the full functionality of Lexia Reading. The app will be available later this year.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Thu, 03/22/2012 - 8:47am
Califone has launched the JB310 Jackbox to meet the growing need to distribute audio (through connected headphones) to differentiated learning groups.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Thu, 03/15/2012 - 11:43am
Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced year-long pilot programs of its Singapore Math, Bar Models App for iPad in school districts in New Jersey and Kentucky.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 03/13/2012 - 4:04pm
Apple's is reducing the price of the iPad 2 with the release of the new iPad, boosting the company's educational initiatives by making tablets more affordable for schools.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Sun, 03/04/2012 - 5:57pm
Apple hopes its foray into digital textbooks for the iPad will impress educators and corner a huge, lucrative K-12 book market. But the high costs of the plan and the challenges of mobile technology could ensure that hardback books remain a classroom mainstay.