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What education needs now: A national repository of educational materials

For this to happen we need to build a National Repository of Educational Materials (NREM), an online library of lessons in a range of subject areas with pre-assessments, instructional content…

Opinion
Is the U.S. losing the tech race?

We've all heard the dire pronouncements: U.S. science and technology is losing ground to its global competitors because of a nationwide shortage of scientists and engineers, due primarily to the…

How-to
Four clever online marketing tips for schools

Samantha Razook Murphy, founder of the all-girls summer and after-school program Curious Jane, shares four important online marketing strategies from a Google workshop.…

Digital Issue Article
5 tools every science teacher should use

Scott Barber, a 7th grade science teacher in the Berea City School District in suburban Cleveland, Ohio, shares five ed-tech tools worth using in the classroom.…

Opinion
How our 1,000-year-old math curriculum cheats America’s kids

Imagine you had to take an art class in which you were taught how to paint a fence or a wall, but you were never shown the paintings of the…

Opinion
STEM-deficient education holds back nation’s economy

"America's K-12 and post-secondary education systems are failing in their mission to prepare our nation's children and young adults in science, technology, engineering and math, the STEM fields. And it…

How-to
5 easy steps to increase female engagement in STEM

Women today make up a large percentage of the work force, employed in almost half of the jobs in the United States.Yet, according to Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and STEMConnector…

4 amazing STEM education videos on YouTube

One helpful page, YouTube EDU, features some of the most popular educational videos on the entire site.The videos are categorized by subject, from engineering to law, and by age group,…

Digital Issue Article
iPad curation: Learning to appreciate beauty

Like most of us, instructional technology specialist Daniel Callahan isn’t a big fan of most of the eMail he receives, but on occasion he receives a message in his inbox…

Google for Education is a technology trend to watch!

There is a tidal wave called Google focused on the education market like I've never seen before.Developers at Google are not only giving Google Apps to K12 schools they are…