Learning.com has updated its EasyTech digital literacy curriculum to include a new unit on computational thinking.
On the one hand, the role of the teacher in a 1-to-1 classroom is relatively unchanged from what a teacher has always done. Now for “the but”: but on the other hand, 1-to-1 introduces a huge change in what teachers have always done! This week’s blog post discusses this critically important and timely dilemma.
- By Cathie Norris, Elliot Soloway
Moodle has released its 3.0 version for Android and iOS. The free app is now available on Google Play and in the App Store, and will allow users to browse wiki pages.
Edgenuity has partnered with the National Dropout Prevention Network in an effort to help increase graduation rates across the country.
GoGuardian, a company that develops digital learning software, has developed a new tool designed to help educators manage large numbers of Chromebooks.
A comprehensive analysis of kindergarten readiness standards across all 50 states revealed that while states fare well in general on assessing readiness, they lag in one important domain: approaches to learning.
WorldWideWhiteboard 6.0 offers several new distance learning options.
Bedtime Math, a nonprofit organization billing itself as a "math ambassador," will expand to a half dozen new cities following a pilot project at Newark Public Schools.
Amazon.com has won a $30 million contract to sell e-books to New York City public schools. With the option to extend the contract for two more years, the deal could be worth more than twice the price.
The NSTA Initiative for Learners 0 to 5 will provide resources that teachers, parents and child care providers can use to stimulate interest in science among young children.