A “Digital Playground for Teachers” Opens Today in Pittsburgh
A new hub for teachers is designed to help them learn about how best to integrate digital media into the classroom.
A Silicon Valley School That's Tech-Free by Choice
The chief technology officer of eBay and employees of Google, Apple, Yahoo and Hewlett-Packard all send their children to the same school. If this statement conjured up images of high-tech classroom equipment, corporate sponsored computer rooms, and digitally driven assignments, you may be surprised to learn just how familiar many of these schools are. As […]
Twitter finds a place in the classroom
Usually a classroom full of students tapping away on phones is a clear sign that the teacher has lost control. Not so in Enrique Legaspi’s high-tech history class where children are encouraged to use their phones, ipads, and laptops–as long as they’re using them to access Twitter. Legaspi began integrating Twitter into his teaching earlier […]