Technology access

Technology overuse may be the new digital divide

As more poor families get access to technology, their kids' screen time expands

A robot built by students to research endangered frogs in Lake Titicaca, in Peru, being tested in June, 2016, by Lindsey Hamblin, then a Skyline High School senior, and Callie Meyers, then a Skyline junior.

A district that pays students for their work

Students bank $10 an hour for after-school work completing projects for nearby companies

Students make use of tablets and technology while working in small groups.

Three lessons from rigorous research on education technology

Hope seen in "personalized" software for math

New documentary explores ‘the digital divide’

Filmmaker Rory Kennedy focuses on the causes and consequences of unequal digital access

Many schools could beam the internet into students’ homes — if the bandwidth hadn’t already been sold to businesses

Frequencies long ago set aside for education—but since gobbled up by business—could help close the “homework gap.”

Come for the computers, stay for the books

Libraries are re-booting to become the tech hub for schools

A high school library in a school district in Mentor, Ohio, was redesigned to fit the school’s vision for blended learning.

Bridging the divide between ed tech research and the classroom

A website provides a way to visualize complex research into teaching and learning

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A school district is building a DIY broadband network

Internet will be beamed into student homes on frequencies set aside for schools decades ago -- but mostly sold off to business since then

Betsy DeVos likens education technology to ‘a thousand flowers’ that have yet to bloom

Education secretary praises technology and pans government interference in the classroom in speech to techies at `Davos by the Desert?’

One possible solution for the future of career and technical education

A new program in Tennessee lets students to progress at their own pace – and learn job skills

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