Augmented reality demonstrations give students, who have grown up learning about the world from video screens, a new view of the world that they are comfortable with, according to tech enthusiast and educator Drew Minock.
- By Patrick Peterson
The nonprofit Curriki has just released a new collection of calculus materials for students, parents and teachers.
The Kentucky Valley Education Cooperative has adopted a resource library to help its member schools transition to using digital content.
OpenEd has launched OpenEd Homework, an online tool designed to help teachers assign, review and grade homework.
A K-8 district in Bakersfield, CA, helped teachers make the transition to a 1-to-1 laptop program by creating a subsite on its own Web site where they could share their experiences to help each other.
Amazon has launched a new segment of Kindle Direct Publishing, KDP EDU, targeted at educators and authors of textbooks and other educational content.
The company says its new PowerLite projector series will be more affordable for teachers.
The University of Waterloo and Maplesoft will offer free online courses for high school students in precalculus and calculus.
3D Printer provider NVBots has launched NV Library, a collection of lesson plans that include 3D printing.
Lightspeed Systems' classroom management tool, introduced in November, can be used on more devices now.