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Do you like problem solving? What about entertaining iPad games? If so, you absolutely have to check out Casey's Contraptions, a fantastic new take on The Incredible Machine.
Casey's Contraptions forces users to th...
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Now here's a great incentive for students to take the plunge into purchasing a PC. Microsoft will give students a free XBox 360 with the purchase of a PC priced $699 or more.
Rather than watch Apple gobble up all t...
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Amazon, Apple, Google and many other tech giants have been opening online bookstores with little regard for open source digital textbooks.
Many universities, including MIT and Carnegie Mellon, post course lectures ...
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Twitter is intertwined with just about every aspect of the daily life of students, teachers, and everyone else online. That's why I thought this new infographic by Masters Degree Online makes some interesting points. ...
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$21,000. It's barely a living wage and would be a terrific salary for someone looking for a job that requires little to no labor or thought. But that's not the job that my wife was offered.
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Did you know that Teach For America has seen a 1,130% increase in applications over the last decade? What about the fact that science, engineering, mathematics and technology are the fastest growing areas in terms of applications?
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If you’re in the final stretch of the school year, you may have resorted to showing some movies in the classroom. Rather than rely on your DVD collection or school’s library, why not take advantage of Netflix, Hulu, or the newest addition to the streaming world…YouTube Movies!
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I was inspired by a recent tweet from Joe Bower, a great person to follow on Twitter, when he posed the above question. How should students use cell phones in school?
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Students say the darndest things. From confusing grammatical terms to simply being confused, they're often quick to summon up a nonsensical string of words at a moment's notice. Thankfully, a teacher is keeping track ...
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Looks like the videoconferencing war is really heating up. Apple has FaceTime across their devices, Chatroulette is supposedly making a comeback, Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker are back at work on Supyo, and even Skype...
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One of the most fascinating aspects of learning a new language is how it lets you see how people live in other countries and other cultures.
When you speak just the one language and spend almost all of your life in...
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Students typically have insufficient training in project management and enter the working world with inadequate collaborative skills. Furthermore, academic research indicates that faculty guidance can make a huge imp...
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I write this from a hotel room in Times Square. After hearing initial reports that there is currently an urgent message about national security that will be delivered by President Obama...I got nervous. It's a scary t...