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Learning Resources


Birmingham Schools Try First in Math for K-8

A sizable district in Alabama has been running a 2012-2013 pilot to motivate students using an online math skills portal.

TED Teams with Wiley on Free Instructional Materials

Instructors have a new free resource to help them integrate content from TED talks into their courses.

StraightAce Self-Tutoring App Aims To Help Middle School Math Students

Benesse America has unveiled a self-tutoring mobile app that uses gamification to help struggling middle school students improve in math.

10,000 Students Learning Statistics with Free Online Program

At least 10,104 students in American classrooms have been exposed to statistical problem-solving in a project introduced two years ago in this country to educate school-aged kids on statistical literacy.

California Schools Given Free Access to Digital Literacy Program

A middle school in San Francisco is the first to adopt a free program that teaches its students about responsible computing.

Texas District Adds Blended Learning Tool To Prepare Students for Biology Assessments

The Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District in Texas has adopted a new tool for blended instruction in an effort to prepare high school students for end-of-course assessments in biology.

Virginia District Adopts New Streaming Media Provider

A Virginia public school district has selected a company to provide streaming content in the classroom in an effort to enhance instruction.

Digital Wish Opens Virtual Volunteer Site To Match Teachers with Experts

An organization that promotes the use of technology in the classroom by putting teachers who have specific requests in touch with donors who can help make those wishes come true has launched a new service to link teachers with volunteers.

Innovation Abroad, Insight at Home

A global team of researchers goes around the world to see what it takes to prepare students for their futures, and suggests ways to apply the lessons here in the United States.

Classes Make Virtual Science Trek to Mt. Kilimanjaro

For the fifth time in as many years a group of scientists, teachers, and students are heading up Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania to research mountain biomes and share what they discover with students online.

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