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The Global Search for Education: Can Tech Help Students Learn?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 09.13.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

A new report, "Students, Computers, and Learning: Making the Connection," investigates the stats on crucial contemporary issues of technology and education. The author, Francesco Avvisati, is an analyst of education reports for the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA).

The Fear of the Unknown

Lindsay Hoffman | Posted 06.10.2015 | College
Lindsay Hoffman

Courtney Griffin: "As of right now, technology helps to complete many tasks that, as humans, we could not complete alone at the same speed. However, humans can recognize problems or stresses that a computer might not be able see."

Caveat E-Emptor -- Let the Online Student Beware

Jay Halfond | Posted 12.03.2012 | College
Jay Halfond

When it comes to online learning, the public conflates a complex and varied attempt at innovation into one gross oversimplification.

Alex Kuczynski-Brown

Most U.S. Students Lack Writing Proficiency: NAEP

HuffingtonPost.com | Alex Kuczynski-Brown | Posted 09.18.2012 | Education

Only roughly one quarter of eighth and 12th graders are proficient in writing, according to results from the National Assessment of Educational Progre...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Detroit's EAA Students Will All Get Laptops

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 08.18.2012 | Detroit

When 15 pilot Educational Achievement Authority schools in Detroit start classes next month, students from elementary school to ninth grade will each ...

School Kids Draw Pictures Of What Educational Robots Should Look Like

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 01.20.2012 | Technology

When Apple introduced iBooks 2 and iTunes U at a media event on Thursday, the mega-corporation put forth its idea of what a future classroom should lo...

Why Teachers Are Bringing This Site With A Bad Rap Into The Classroom

2011-03-16-Screenshot20110316at9.39.25AM.jpeg | Eleanor Yang Su | Posted 10.09.2011 | Education

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Eleanor Yang Su Teachers who once shunned the idea of students citing Wikipedia on cla...