After months of speculation, the first teachers have finally begun using Google's augmented reality eyewear to improve their lessons. Here's how Glass will really impact education.
- By Stephen Noonoo
A thicket of legal issues has sprung up in response to modern 1-to-1 and BYOD programs. In every rollout, schools have some tough choices to make.
Bradford Networks, a provider of secure network access control (NAC) solutions, has launched its new Network Sentry cloud service.
Alief Independent School District will provide mobile access to parents and faculty across the southwest Houston, TX school district.
- By Sharleen Nelson
One out of every seven human beings in the world will get a new smart phone this year. According to a new forecast from market research firm IDC, more than 1 billion new smart phones will make their way into consumers' hands in 2013, the first time it will reach that mark in a single year.
In its rush to get iPads into the hands of its 650,000 students, Los Angeles Unified School District left out one thing: external keyboards.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
Bill Gates commented that "constructionism," a theory of how people learn, is "bull***t." While he may well be the richest man in the world, that was a stupid thing to say — and it is a dangerous thing to say. Read on to find out why it was stupid and is dangerous.
- By Cathie Norris, Elliot Soloway
Kansas school district develops a multifaceted, proprietary database platform to help teachers more efficiently administer and review student assessments.
- By Bridget McCrea
Microsoft will acquire Nokia's devices and services business for $7.18 billion in cash.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Tablets are facing strong competition from an unexpected segment of the computing industry: smart phones. Just as tablets have chipped away at PCs in recent years, in coming years larger smart phones will cut into some of the growth previously forecast for the tablet market, according to a new report.