Articles about education


Why Worrying About Screen Time Might Be The Wrong Approach -

Last updated: 11/09/2019

Why Worrying About Screen Time Might Be The Wrong Approach Just the phrase tightens the chests of well-intentioned (and helicoptering) parents everywhere. Concerns range from...

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How K–12 Education Fits into the Future of Quantum Computing

Last updated: 11/05/2019

In mid-October, tech giant Google made headlines with news that it had run a successful quantum computing demonstration. In Google’s trial, this new type of computer process ran...

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Common Sense Survey: Homework Gets More Digital for Teens and Tweens - EdSurge News

Last updated: 11/01/2019

Common Sense is weighing in on kids’ use of media in a detailed new report this week. But the takeaways for educators and the edtech industry are most obvious in the sections on...

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Can Design Thinking Help Schools Find New Solutions to Old Problems?

Last updated: 10/23/2019

Can Design Thinking Help Schools Find New Solutions to Old Problems? Copy Link  (iStock) Principal Kamar Samuels had a problem: how to reach the most disaffected students at...

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Developing a culture of learning for educators

Last updated: 09/22/2019

The Innovator Solutions section includes contributions from corporate sponsors and advertisers representing education organizations, businesses, policy-making bodies and other...

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30 Incredible Ways Technology Will Change Education By 2028

Last updated: 08/14/2019

Technology is changing at a rapid pace, so much so that it’s challenging to grasp. While there is little uniformity in technology, there are some trends worth noting that have...

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Why Science Says Boredom Is Good for the Brain - EdSurge News

Last updated: 06/28/2019

A few years ago, journalist and podcaster Manoush Zomorodi hit a creative slump. After some reflection, she figured out why: Strange as it sounds, she wasn’t getting bored...

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Take Your Students on Virtual Field Trips Using Google Tour Builder

Last updated: 06/28/2019

Google Earth Tour Builder is an excellent tool to use with students in class to create virtual tours and explore places from all around the world. You can design a tour of any...

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Technology Is Helping Prison Education Programs Scale. What’s the Catch? - EdSurge News

Last updated: 06/10/2019

Colleges and universities with prison education programs are increasingly using technology to deliver instruction to incarcerated individuals, even with strict limitations on...

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Latino Students and the Digital Divide: Trends, Challenges, and Possibilities

Last updated: 06/10/2019

Schools throughout the U.S. are beefing up infrastructure and adding computers/tablets in schools. Of course, not all of this integration and infrastructure upgrades is...

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