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21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


34 Edgenuity Courses Earn A-G Approval from U California

The University of California Office of the President has granted A-G approval for 34 of Edgenuity's online courses.

Survey: 9 in 10 Students Say Tablets Will Change How They Learn

Ninety percent of students said tablets will change the way they learn, and 89 percent said the devices would make learning more fun, according to a new survey.

McGraw-Hill's New Everday Mathematics Based on Distributed Practice Concepts

McGraw-Hill Education launched the newest version of its elementary math program Everyday Mathematics 4 for grades K-2 based on research out of the University of Chicago School of Mathematics Project.

Phablet Sales To Top Laptops This Year, Tablets in 2015

Worldwide sales of phablets, smartphones with screens between 5.5 and 7 inches, will top sales of portable PCs in 2014 and surpass sales of tablets in the next year, according to a new forecast from market research company International Data Corp.

Schoolnet and Insight 360 Integration Simplifies Data Sharing

Two education technology companies are working together to make it easier for teachers to share data between their respective programs.

New Online Curriculum Uses the Rainforest to Teach K-5 Science

Rainforest Journey uses original photographs and videos that correlate with written text to illustrate concepts such as adaptation, the water and life cycles, predators and prey.

PBS LearningMedia Offers Free Ed Tech Webinars

Topics include using digital resources, implementing 1-to-1 and integrating gaming in to the classroom.

Blending Face-to-Face and Flipping

Michael F. Ruffini, a professor of educational technology at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, provides an explanation of the flipped classroom and its alternative, which offers the best of the flipped class and traditional face-to-face instruction, the face/flip.

ScienceWerkz Adds Subscription Plans for Science E-Books

Werkz Publishing has launched a subscription plan for its ScienceWerkz science education apps.

Social Network Connects Students with College and Job Recruiters

Part Facebook, part e-portfolio, a new online service is connecting graduating high schoolers with college and career recruiters and letting students create shareable multimedia portfolios in the hopes of dazzling them.

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