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E-readers and tablets are becoming more popular as such technologies improve, but research suggests that reading on paper still boasts unique advantages
The Digital Public Library of America is a beautiful idea. Take the physical-to-digital ambition of Google Books and wed it to the civic spirit of the US public library system, providing a...
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Higher education can now tap into an explosion of educational resources that are free to view, download and modify. That's disruptive to commercial textbooks, media and assessments.
If your impression of social media is limited to your friends posting cat videos and teenagers glued to their iPhones – think again.
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When it comes to online education and massive open online courses (a.k.a. "MOOCs"), Udacity and Coursera have stolen most of the attention.
Progressive school admins understand teachers need room to explore and experiment to uncover ways to use technology in creating a culture of innovation.
Professors at research universities prefer teaching with old-fashioned whiteboards, one study says.
I report on survey responses from 2,350 students who enrolled in a Massive Online Open Class (MOOC) titled "Computational Investing, Part I" via coursera.org in Fall 2012. The responses represent 4...
Many agree that making books free for college students is a good idea. But nobody's found a great way to do it.
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Education reformers have been calling for a different type of education, one that nurtures creative and innovative thinkers. But for many, that future is hard
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Diptic is an app for your iPhone or iPad that allows you to quickly and easily combine multiple photos together into a single image. Share your Diptic on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and more.
Whether you're a new iPad owner or old salt, here are a few of my favorite iPad apps used in the classroom this year.
Need a refresher or introduction to Twitter? This visualization is packed full of useful tools, tips, and ideas - a solid guide to Twitter for beginners!
I wrote a thing last fall about massive open online courses (MOOCs, in the parlance), and the challenge that free or cheap online classes pose to business as us
'If you want to know what college is actually like in this country, skip Google Images, and scroll through the (still heartbreaking) We Are The 99 Percent Tumblr, looking for the keywords "student loan."'
In the near future when you ask your kids what they did at school, they might answer that they played video games.
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