online learning

Impact funds pour money into ed tech businesses

Will tracking outcomes such as student engagement and school climate be helpful?

Artificial intelligence

Will AI really transform education?

Promoters show off promising applications of the technology, but AI is not changing the world quite yet

AI

AI can disrupt racial inequity in schools, or make it much worse

When it comes to tech and education reform, there’s been more talk than transformation

sexual health education

It’s not about sex: Teaching young children where babies come from (and other stuff)

Comprehensive sexual health education, which covers friendship and families along with babies and bodies, is rare in America’s elementary schools even though experts say it’s critical

FCC changes its rules, puts educational spectrum up for open auction

Rural school districts had hoped to close “homework gaps” via access to wireless spectrum set aside for educational use 50 years ago

The messy reality of personalized learning

In Rhode Island, questions persist about the effectiveness of individualized instruction via laptop

TEACHER VOICE: The first online class I taught included both a homeless student and an Olympic athlete

Shutting the door on the brick-and-mortar classroom opened one to close connections with a diverse group of students

Support
Our
Mission

Hi. Thanks to your support, we provide the best education coverage in the country.

Donate
Ian Fairhurst, who integrates educational technology into grades K-6 at Knox Grammar Prep, showed a session participant how to use a VR headset at the ISTE conference in Philadelphia.

Virtual field trips bring students face-to-face with Earth’s most fragile ecosystems

First-person environmental experiences engage learners and foster empathy, teachers say

Not going it alone: International education programs in an age of isolation

A sampling of Hechinger reporting for The New York Times’s Learning section

In professional development for online teachers, highlighting failure led the way to success

The success story may be more exciting, but this district’s leader says the initial failure is important, too

Prev
1
of
8
Next