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School Technology: Important for Teaching, Learning

Brian G. Osborne, Ed.D. | Posted 12.01.2014 | Education
Brian G. Osborne, Ed.D.

As school districts work to prepare students for careers, education and life beyond high school, teaching and using technology in schools has become increasingly important. This doesn't mean simply purchasing and using new devices in school.

Connecticut To Implement New Online Testing System In 2014

Posted 08.29.2012 | Education

State officials are hopeful that by the 2014-15 school year, the bubble-in pencil and paper Connecticut Mastery Test taken by third- through eighth-gr...

New Online Tests Hold Promise, Perils

| Sarah Garland | Posted 08.26.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. TOWNSEND, Del. -- On a recent afternoon at Townsend Elementary School here, a little boy s...

Online Testing Debacle In Wyoming Provides A Warning To Other States

| Jill Barshay | Posted 06.26.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. Technical problems erupted as soon as Wyoming switched to online testing in 2010. Students...

As Exams Move Online, Students Spend More Time Testing

| Sarah Garland | Posted 08.26.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. In the Appoquinimink school district in central Delaware, students now take three, and som...

Show What You Know

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 06.07.2012 | Education
Tom Vander Ark

A generation from now, the show-what-you-know category may be as important as diplomas. In the meantime, it will be fun to watch.