Alane Riegel

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Using Technology in the Classroom Requires More Support for Teachers

According to teachers, schools need some help implementing technology. In the recent Teachers’ Dream Classroom Survey, only 16 percent of K–12 …

A Comprehensive Guide to Blogging Platforms and their Niches

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-SA ) license<p>The term blog derives from ‘web log’ and was initially coined to describe …

10 Sites and Apps for Vocabulary and Spelling Practice

Last night I watched the conclusion of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. A recap of the finals is available on the Associated Press YouTube channel. …

Teaching

Technology Integration: What Experts Say

"How are we really going to reform schools when the people going into teaching are not really digitally savvy -- even when they’re young -- not as …

Technology Integration: A Short History

Where the Vision Begins<p>Seymour Papert, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, was among the first to recognize the potential of …

Is It Time To Ban Computers From Classrooms?

Every semester, college instructors face a choice: whether to restrict the use of laptops and other devices in their classrooms or to, instead, let students decide for themselves.<p>And for classrooms that do allow devices, students face an ongoing set of choices: to take notes electronically or by …

Psychology