Technology in the Classroom
Arne Duncan will be stepping down in December, according to reports. The Secretary of Education told staff that he would be returning to Chicago, but he was unsure what he would do next.
Top-notch photography app crams in professional functionality
Paying performance bonuses to teachers works — at least a little bit. However, figuring out who really deserves bonuses within the school or district is challenging. Those are two early findings from a project examining the impact of pay-for-performance among educators.
Carnegie Speech is bringing its technology for English language learners to K-12 schools through a new partnership with Sunburst Digital.
The Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan is establishing a new STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) center for its K-8 students using a $1 million gift.
Arizona State University has partnered with McGraw-Hill Education for the 2016 Harold W. McGraw Jr. Prize in Education, an award meant to honor education innovators, those "outstanding individuals who have dedicated themselves to improving education through new approaches and whose accomplishments are making a difference today."
Mansfield Independent School District in Texas is implementing an all-fiber optic network to provide its 33,000 students and 4,200 staff members with data, video and voice service.
Nepris has updated its social STEM platform to make it easier for industry professionals to reach out to teachers and offer their insights on science, technology, engineering and math topics.
Atlanta Public Schools has enhanced its existing cloud-based human resources software to add more features for both new and existing employees.
Showbie, a classroom workflow app, has added a new digital portfolio feature for one-to-one environments to its pro version.
The primary driver for consumer-grade 3D printers that cost under $2,500 is purchasing done by schools and universities.
On this particular Mathantics video students learn how to add and subtract integers.
Eleven schools in Knox County, TN will get new solar photovoltaic panels as a result of a deal between the county and a private partner.
The HMH Marketplace will allow independent developers and educators the ability to find, share and sell their own educational resources.
Google Tuesday formally revealed the long-rumored successors in its Nexus line of smart phones — the 5.7-inch, quad-HD Nexus 6P and the 5.2-inch Nexus 5X.
Shmoop has launched new resources designed to the Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support framework.
Council Rock School District in Pennsylvania has implemented an integrated system to help IT staff identify and resolve network security issues for its 15 schools, 13,000 students and staff, and 5,000 devices.
The La Moille Community Unit School District has implemented a new elementary online math curriculum in an effort to help develop critical thinking skills.
BoomWriter has launched Pro, a suite of features designed to help teachers better assess student writing skills.
The project to help young people learn about the world will grow with the help of a commitment from the Clinton Global Initiative.