Smart Table Brings Students Together
A teacher at San Elijo Middle School in San Marcos Unified School District has come up with a new way of using a “smart table” that has even the Canadian company that created it sitting up and taking notice. Read more.
The New Digital Classroom - Brought To You By SXSW
Before the techies and music lovers descend on Austin for South by Southwest, or SXSW, there’s SXSWedu. Read more.
Ed Tech Language Startup Lingua.ly Gets Expansion Funding
The platform, which applies a Facebook-like news feed instead of set lessons, encourages students to search out news and apply their language learning experience to current events. Read more.
Optimism Returns To Student Data Privacy Debate
On March 9, the Data Quality Campaign (DQC) and the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) released an online framework of common standards for education data privacy. Read more.
Apple Is Striving To Make It Easier To Get iPads In Classrooms
Apple is planning changes to iPad deployment in the education space this fall that make it easier for administrators to distribute apps to students. Read more.