Smart Ed-Tech Strategy That Comes From the Classroom

Joseph Williams, the technology director in California's Perris Union High School District, demands fast responses to IT problems and insists on keeping close connections to teaching and learning by sitting in on lessons and coaching his colleagues. (February 22, 2017)

Amid Partisan Divide, Teachers Turn to Digital Game for Civics Lessons

As they wrestle with how best to engage students in learning about a sharply divided U.S. government, teachers are finding middle ground in a digital game. (February 28, 2017)

Video Links Professors to Far-Flung Student-Teachers

A handful of education schools are using the technology to provide feedback to teaching candidates in residence at schools throughout the country. (March 7, 2017)

Rhode Island Announces Statewide K-12 Personalized Learning Push

The Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative and other funders are supporting Rhode Island's efforts to define and research personalized learning in traditional public schools. (February 22, 2017)

In W.Va., Teachers Turn Trump's 'Fake News' Attacks Into Teachable Moments

At West Virginia's Ripley High, teachers are developing media literacy skills in students who are trying to critically examine allegations about "fake news" and media bias. (February 21, 2017)

Student Login Records at Ohio E-Schools Spark $80 Million Dispute

The Ohio education department determined that nine full-time online charter schools overstated their enrollment. The schools say the state's methods are "blatantly unfair." (December 0, )

For Young People, News Is Mobile, Social, and Hard to Trust, Studies Find

"Fake news" is one of many reasons why tweens, teens, and young adults mistrust news organizations, according to studies from Common Sense Media and Data & Society. (December 0, )

Special Report

Digital Advances Reshaping K-12 Testing

(March 10, 2014)

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Marketplace K-12 Blog

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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EdTech Researcher Blog

To prepare students for the demands of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the system of education needs to undergo a revolution and at lightening speed. (03/13 07:25 pm)
MIT's Prof. Mitch Resnick explains the central role of imagination in driving design thinking. (03/08 04:16 pm)
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