Articles about educational technology


Heat Making You Lethargic? Research Shows It Can Slow Your Brain, Too

Last updated: 07/20/2018

"In the morning, when they woke up, we pushed tests out to their cellphones," explains Allen. The students took two tests a day for 12 consecutive days. One test, which included b

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Some Good Apps to Engage Students in Creative Writing Activities

Last updated: 07/19/2018

Digital storytelling is one of the potent educational activities to spark students creative writing and engage reluctant writers. It allows students to have their own voice, commun

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Two Simplke Web Tools to Create A Website for Your Class

Last updated: 07/18/2018

If you are looking for some good and easy to use platforms to create a website or blog for your classroom, the tools below are worth your consideration. They both offer a very simp

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Better Together: How to Leverage School Networks for Smarter Personalized and Project Based Learning - Getting Smart by Getting Smart Staff - Charter Schools, edleaders, Innovation, network effect, networks

Last updated: 07/18/2018

Networks are proving to be an engine for innovation as well as a powerful scaling strategy that, for the kids that need it most, can boost access to quality. The core premise of B

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Learn by Playing During a Lecture?

Last updated: 07/17/2018

Today's guest post is written by Augustin de Walque, a student studying business at Virginia Tech University. In the education field, teachers face an increasingly tough task of g

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Learn by Playing During a Lecture?

Last updated: 07/16/2018

Today's guest post is written by Augustin de Walque, a student studying business at Virginia Tech University. In the education field, teachers face an increasingly tough task of g

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Schoology 101: How to Organize your Courses for a Successful School Year

Last updated: 07/14/2018

Schoology 101: How to Organize your Courses for a Successful School Year Pin 9 Shares Last week, we shared a post on 5 things you can do with Schoology to get ready for next year .

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In a cosmic first, scientists detect ‘ghost particles’ from a distant galaxy

Last updated: 07/14/2018

When the sun was young and faint and the Earth was barely formed, a gigantic black hole in a distant, brilliant galaxy spat out a powerful jet of radiation. That jet contained neut

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5 Augmented and Virtual Reality Creation Tools for Students

Last updated: 07/12/2018

5 Augmented and Virtual Reality Creation Tools for Students Jul 9, 2018 5 Augmented and Virtual Reality Creation Tools for Students This guest post was written by Brian and Jennife

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Microsoft Hopes to Revive Its Education Tablet Efforts With the New $399 Surface Go - EdSurge News

Last updated: 07/12/2018

For much of this decade, the narrative of tech giants battling to sell devices in U.S. K-12 classrooms has pitted Apple against Google. But through an ongoing series of product lau

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