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An experiment with embedding 'growth-mindset' messaging in software appeared to help students persist when they encountered difficulty, and raised ethical concerns. (May 1, 2018)

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"Text dependent" questions that require students to dig deeper into their readings will be housed in an online repository.
April 26, 2012 – Education Week
Technology is changing the way schools go about crafting curricula and purchasing content, prompting publishers to rethink how they do business.
February 8, 2012 – Digital Directions
The technology company announces content partnerships with major education publishers Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, McGraw-Hill, and Pearson.
January 25, 2012 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
But schools are just beginning to tap into the cloud because most lack the technological resources or knowledge for how to do it.
October 19, 2011 – Digital Directions
News Corp. is among a number of media firms eager to embrace education ventures.
August 10, 2011 – Education Week
Amid the furor over a tabloid's phone hacking, the company's Wireless Generation subsidiary seeks to distance itself from the fallout while facing questions about New York contracts.
July 20, 2011 – Education Week
The project will create courses in math and English for nearly every grade level, some of which will be available online for free.
April 27, 2011 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week

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