In 2010, digital textbooks accounted for just 1% of the U.S. textbook market. In 2012, it was 5.5 percent. And it's climbing. Victor offers a company-by-company look providing you with some idea of what lies ahead.
Courtesy of Hybrid Medical Animations comes a high-tech 'visual study/exploration of the body in motion.' The goal of the animation was to create a realistic representation of x-rays, while also capturing the beauty of various yoga poses. Looks like they hit the mark on both accounts.
There’s an interesting gender paradox in innovation. When we think of product innovation, we tend to think of nerdy male engineers tinkering in a garage. It’s a stereotype that goes all the way back to the early days of Hewlett and Packard. When we think of strong innovation ecosystems, however, we [...]
The opportunity to extend access to technology in the classroom and at home is enticing, but school districts can get hung up on important details like providing a strong network, making sure each child has a device, and questions about around...
According to the UN, there are 600 million adolescent girls around the world who live in poverty, are unable to complete school or see a doctor when they need one, and are victims of violence and exploitation.
Access to information, and changing norms around opportunity are altering the landscape of education. Concurrently, the old paradigm of earning a degree to sufficiently signal qualification –in perpetuity– is changing.