A new video series, “Generation Beta,” highlights efforts across the country to bridge the digital divide for minorities and women and encourage them to enter science, technology, engineering, and math fields.
OpenEd, an online catalog of more than 250,000 web-based educational videos, games, and exercises aligned with some 3,300 Common Core State Standards, launches today.
A Philadelphia nonprofit is staging a camp to encourage female students to enter math- and science-related fields, one of many such efforts around the country.
Akhtar Badshah talked about Microsoft’s YouthSpark program and how technology is changing education in the U.S.
A new report argues that “specialized technologies” can encourage students to consider math- and science-related fields.
A fellowship program called Code for America aims to place some of the brightest young computer scientists into jobs in local government, including school districts.
Industry leaders discuss when to start, where to start, and how to track game-design curriculum.
A renowned computer scientist says education should focus less on what students know and more on how they process information.