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Overcoming 3 Dilemmas of the "Digital Classroom"

Rachel Wolfson | Posted 12.07.2016 | Education
Rachel Wolfson

I don't know about you, but when I was in grade school I completed all of my assignments by hand. I remember sitting around a large table with my other classmates, reading sentences out loud, or solving math problems and writing our answers down on a piece of wide-ruled notebook paper with a No. 2 pencil.

The Future of Fashion Journalism Education

Stephan Rabimov | Posted 08.30.2016 | Style
Stephan Rabimov

Fashion provides millions of jobs and boosts other industries from IT to tourism. New taskforces and job requirements continuously emerge in a professional world increasingly driven by social media. Tech giants like Amazon, Apple, Google and Yahoo are capitalizing on the digital zeitgeist by bringing to life street trends and runway looks people are musing about online. Whoever can get the right word out the fastest, gets to cash in on it. The price is real and the race is on.

The Classroom Is Broken

Mike Silagadze | Posted 04.16.2012 | Education
Mike Silagadze

If you brought a teacher back from 50 years ago and put her in a university classroom today she would be able to pick up exactly where she left off. The classroom experience has barely changed. This is a pretty sad state of affairs

Maine District: iPad 2 Is Essential For All Kindergartners

Posted 06.09.2011 | Education

A Maine school system may be adding the iPad 2 to its list of mandatory kindergarten classroom items, with the district footing the bill. The Aubur...

Texas Officials Grapple With Classroom Innovations

The Texas Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

In the not-too-distant future, the classroom could be replaced by a series of tubes. With rising enrollments and tightening budgets -- Texas colleges ...