Cengage Learning added additional features to its MindTap Mobile app, including the ability to download textbooks onto smartphones in 10 seconds or less.
Online learning platform Course Hero is turning great works of literature into the visual representation of text and data known as the infographic.
The company surveyed more than 1,000 teachers on what they want from digital resources and how open educational resources impact their work.
The CTE-focused challenge selected an app that uses a game-based approach to help middle and high school students discover career opportunities.
The library includes primary source material and historical documents and offers adapted versions for learners at various reading levels.
The library features nearly 100 kits that offer standards-aligned projects for K–12 classrooms.
School libraries will have the opportunity to supply digital source content to history and social studies students without teachers or media specialists having to compile it themselves.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
Nearly nine in 10 (86 percent) of American K–12 teachers have not integrated social media into their classrooms, and the majority (62 percent) indicate that they do not plan to do so, according to a recent University of Phoenix College of Education survey of teachers nationwide.
Retired Lakers basketball guard Kobe Bryant and his venture capital firm are investing in Vipkid, an online education platform for children in China to learn from teachers in North America.
Kids-Tech, an Atlanta-based ed tech company, has launched Tech Class, a year-long program for elementary school kids designed to help build a foundation of knowledge in technology. The weekly classes cover 3D printing, app building, drones and virtual reality.