Most Kids Way Ahead of Us as Digital Learners, for Better and Worse

Published by EducationNews.org.  —  Adults need to encourage kids to use the promise of technology to tackle tough problems — just like an adult would. An Associated Press piece about the 14 million Americans who’ve been searching vainly for jobs profiled Jon, a warehouse worker unemployed since 2008. Apparently employers even in that seemingly-low-tech fieldContinue reading “Most Kids Way Ahead of Us as Digital Learners, for Better and Worse”

Ed Tech Ignorance Wastes Millions Each Year

Published by EducationNews.org — Education-technology leader Angela Maiers talks about the promise and future of ed tech — and how we integrate it into our classrooms. Self-described Ed Tech expert Angela Maiers just returned from a 3-day authorspeak Conferencein Indianapolis. In total, ninety-nine education-related authors gathered to hear innovation-expert Daniel Pink give the keynote. They brokeContinue reading “Ed Tech Ignorance Wastes Millions Each Year”