1-to-1 Laptop Initiatives Boost Student Scores, Study Finds

A meta-analysis of 15 years' worth of research found 1-to-1 laptop programs had a positive impact on students' English, math, and science scores. (May 17, 2016)

Zuckerberg, Chan Tap James Shelton to Lead Huge Education Giving Effort

Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education James Shelton will direct Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's multi-billion dollar commitment to personalized learning and schools in under-served communities. (December 0, )

Art History Makeover Features Digital Advances, AP Revision

Unprecedented access to high-quality images, a revamped AP curriculum, and museums' social media initiatives have transformed the fundamentals of art history instruction. (April 15, 2016)

Screen Reading Worse for Grasping Big Picture, Researchers Find

Can it really make a difference whether a class assignment is on a screen or printed out? Yes, according to new research. (September 17, 2015)

Personalized Learning for Preschool: IBM, Sesame Workshop Team Up

A new partnership hopes to marry IBM's "cognitive computing" technology and Sesame Street's educational materials to create new products capable of personalizing learning for children from birth to age 5. (September 17, 2015)

Games, Videos Continue to Make Big Gains in Classrooms, Survey Finds

Students find educational videos appealing because they connect academic concepts to the real world, and make it easy to understand challenging material, the report found. (December 0, )

Training Teachers With Digital Classroom Simulations

A pilot program at the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education lets teachers in training practice classroom-management techniques with a classroom simulation. (December 0, )

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Digital Advances Reshaping K-12 Testing

(March 10, 2014)

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At the Education Business Forum, executives learned how the booming use of technology in schools around the world could open doors and stir competition. (12/11 03:05 pm)
Three major investors in ed-tech said companies looking for investment capital should focus on addressing unmet needs in schools. (12/09 09:53 pm)
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