Tag: ipads

by Julie Keck

1. Edtech in 2014: Wiping out the blackboard (The Economist) 2. Redefining the writing process with iPads (Beth Holland / Edutopia) 3. MOOCs are no magic bullet for educating Americans (Edward Luce / Financial Times) 4. Carnegie Mellon wants data on education technology (Jimmy Daly / EdTech Magazine) 5. Study: Most MOOC users are well-educated […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Should journalism schools require reporters to learn code? (Olga Khazan / The Atlantic) 2. The digital divide that will determine the future of edtech (Jimmy Leach / Huffington Post) 3. Journalism in the classroom (Naomi Sharp / Columbia Journalism Review) 4. Wikipedia: When college students have an audience, does their writing improve? (Jimmy Daly […] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education. 1. The unholy alliance against online learning (Bloomberg) 2. iPads in education: Where’s the money coming from? (Macworld) 3. Engaging children with the siren call of the app (NYT) 4. In digital textbook transition, device availability is just the beginning (GigaOM) 5. Competency-based schools embrace digital learning (Education Week) […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. More schools relax their policies on cellphones, iPads (Columbus Dispatch) 2. California experiments with free, open-source textbooks (The Atlantic) 3. Schools adopting ‘Bring your own device’ policies (Press-Enterprise) 4. Why distance learning and digital education are the latest fashion in education (Huffington Post) […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. 9/11 museum mixes education and technology (RNN) 2. How to talk about technology in education without losing your mind to fear (Boing Boing) 3. India’s education system not keeping up with technology, Indian official says (NY Daily News) 4. A school switches from […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. World’s top schools join web venture to open education to millions (Sydney Morning Herald) 2. 7 ways to use iPads and iPods in math classrooms (The Journal) 3. Is the the learn-to-code movement spreading? (The National) 4. Why local governments should support teaching […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Did Peru’s ambitious laptop program fail? (AP) 2. Cyber bullying measure in New York becomes law (MSNBC) 3. Teaching technology in a no-tech classroom (Orange County Register) 4. How web-based tools can improve teaching (Education Week) 5. Video: Autistic students form iPad band […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Google to sponsor Journalism Skills Conference (Hold the Front Page) 2. San Diego school district to get 26,000 iPads this fall (KGTV) 3. Is ActivTable the next interactive whiteboard for schools? (KQED) 4. Academic publishing: What e-book authors should know (Guardian) 5. How […] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

It seems like publishing a digital magazine on the iPad should be pretty easy. With some basic design skills, time, and a bit of money, publishing an independent iPad magazine is possible. But being successful — rising on the Apple Newsstand charts, continuing to gain readers, and making money? Those are much tougher goals. Three […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Only 4% percent of college grads say startups are ideal places to work (Read Write Web) 2. How Twitter can help you land your first job (The Buttry Diary) 3. Private schools also joining the iPad revolution (The Telegraph) 4. Top journalists give […] more »