digital education

Researchers can detect when students aren’t trying on computerized tests

A testing company spots disengaged students who are guessing answers too quickly

Evidence increases for reading on paper instead of screens

Most studies point to better reading comprehension from printed material, researcher says

Louder libraries for a digital age to open across U.S.

High schoolers work on projects at the YOUmedia lab at the Harold Washington library in Chicago. (Photo by Nick Pandolfo) CHICAGO—Imagine walking into a public library filled…

Q&A with Lisa Gillis: Rethinking how we educate ‘digital natives’

Lisa Gillis (courtesy of Lisa Gillis) At The Hechinger Report, we’re trying to learn—and share—as much as possible about the ways digital learning is changing American schools.…