European countries’ views about how educational technology can be used to improve schools in some respects mirror those of educators and policymakers in the United States, a new report concludes.
Kiva and Citi Microfinance have launched Kiva U, and a curriculum for K-12 on “Exploring Poverty,” to increase students understanding of financial inclusion.
A nationwide survey reveals that students have different views of the usefulness of laptop computers, smartphones, and tablets, depending on the task at hand.
A University of Pennsylvania program will attempt to give education startups access to university researchers and support to help their businesses grow.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Facebook are inviting developers to build prototypes for apps supporting college attendance, social learning, and out-of-school study.
A demonstration by a 13-year-old offers a highlight at the South by Southwest Conference and reflects many of the event’s core themes.
A survey of district technology officials reveals that demand for tablets, and effective wireless technology is likely to grow.
A new survey shows educators use social networks like Facebook and Twitter, but there is evidence they may prefer networks designed specifically for them.
The Internet doesn’t increase bullying, Danah Boyd argues, attitudes toward it increases the fear and misunderstanding about what teens are exposed to.