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Why States Should Require Online Learning

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 03.20.2012 | Education
Tom Vander Ark

Taking an online course in high school is a learning experience in the digital age that will prepare students for online learning in college or career where the stakes for success are much higher.

'Bill Of Rights' Would Expand High School Online Learning

| John Fensterwald | Posted 01.14.2012 | Education

This story comes to us courtesy of Silicon Valley Education Foundation's Thoughts On Public Education blog, TopEd.org. Students whose high schools ...

Personal Digital Learning Is Changing the World

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 12.26.2011 | Education
Tom Vander Ark

While US schools will soon produce higher achievement and better preparation, cheap tablets will for the first time connect millions of students in developing economies to high quality secondary education.

Why States Should Contract With Multiple Providers

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 11.13.2011 | Education
Tom Vander Ark

The Internet has improved the public provision of services in a variety of ways and it is beginning to transform public education.

The Idea Economy Requires Digital Learning Now

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Tom Vander Ark

Between the two growth sectors, middle class jobs -- the ones that created two-car-garage suburban American -- are disappearing. Learning is the entry ticket to the idea economy.

Digital Learning Now

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Tom Vander Ark

American K-12 education is facing it's "GM moment" when it must do more with less. Digital Learning Now offers a roadmap to meet the academic and financial challenges of the future.