21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Startup Creates Touch School Desk for Learners with Disabilities

A Massachusetts startup has built a 32-inch multi-touch table intended to be used as a school desk by students with intellectual, learning and motor disabilities.

New Steelcase Thread Power System Runs Under Carpet

A new power system from Steelcase transforms any carpeted floor into a power-ready space.

McGraw-Hill Education Revamps ALEKS Adaptive Learning Platform

McGraw-Hill Education is revamping its ALEKS adaptive learning system, introducing a new interface designed for tablets as well as a redesigned learning experience for students.

Delaware Promotes Statewide LMS

The Delaware Department of Education has signed a contract for a learning management system that all schools and teachers in the state will be able to use to personalize instruction, provide students with access to standards-aligned content and share lesson plans with other teachers.

New High School Study App Now on Android Market

Brightstorm has released a new mobile app, Studystorm, with 5,300 videos to help high school students study for tests and college entrance exams.

The 4 Cs of Technology Integration

An instructional technologist says that mobile devices in the classroom should help students with creation, consumption, curation and connection.

Research: Video Gamers Learn Visual Activities Faster

Score one for gamers. An experiment at Brown University has found a correlation between people who frequently play video games and their ability to retain learning about two quickly learned visual activities.

The Power of Small Data

In order to deliver personalized education, districts have to gather and share students' statistics. Here's how the strategic use of data can boost teaching and learning.

JAMF Updates Casper Suite

The latest update includes features designed to help educators with classroom management, enrollment of new Apple devices and purchasing of apps and e-books.

Clintondale High Turns to Flipped Learning Platform for After School Coding

Clintondale High School is launching an after school coding program in hopes that the rest of its district, Clintondale Community Schools, will offer similar programs beginning next fall.

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