At Knewton, we’re big believers in the idea that technology is going to transform the way people learn. Follow our weekly EdTech Roundup to get the latest updates on how advances in technology are shaping education.
As Arianna Huffington says, “America is having an Education Moment.” We think education’s about to have its “Technology Moment,” too.
This article’s a great kick-off to the EdTech discussion. See how technology is bringing together students in classrooms all across the globe — no passport required.
San Francisco Flex is a new hybrid school that blends online learning with a physical classroom setting.Â Will this be a growing trend for schools across the nation?Â Read more about it in this San Francisco Chronicle piece.
What does the phrase, “21st century skills and tools” mean to you?Â Read this guide to see how various educators define it.
Are you an educator looking for ways to revamp your assignments?Â This post on the Free Technology for Teachers blog gives suggestions on how to incorporate technology into the commonly assigned book report.
Dr. Math, a tutoring project using a mobile platform to help South African students study math, is growing in popularity as a study tool to help students prepare for their exams.Â While this approach helps alleviate the effects of teachers going on strike, could it be part of a long-term solution to educational issues in the area?