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Africa Competitiveness Report 2015 - Reports - World Economic Forum

<b>Jennifer Mbabazi</b> <b><br>Moyo El-hadj M. Bah</b> <b><br>Audrey Verdier-Chouchane</b><br>African Development Bank<p>The authors gratefully acknowledge the very useful comments …

World Economy

Fact Tank: News in the Numbers

Why America’s ‘nones’ don’t identify with a religion<p>A growing share of Americans are religiously unaffiliated. We recently asked a representative …

Pew Research Center

8 in 10 Americans depend on cellphones

I lost my cellphone for about 10 hours the other day. I freaked out. And not just because I forgot to put a passcode on it. But because, I, like an overwhelming majority of Americans, have developed quite an attachment to my digital appendage.<p>A recent survey by the Pew Internet & American Life …

US lead in science and technology shrinking

News Release 14-022<p><b>Emerging economies shifting global S&T landscape</b><p><i>Indicators</i> is a widely-used resource, reporting on R&D trends, the STEM workforce, …

If Technology Motivates Students, Let's Use It!

We started out the discussion by Krasny's reading from an article by <i>Newsweek</i> and <i>Washington Post</i> writer Robert Samuelson on ummotivated students. As I …

Archived: Effects of Technology on Classrooms and Students

The most common--and in fact, nearly universal--teacher-reported effect on students was an increase in motivation. Teachers and students are …

Technology's Role in Motivation

I just finished writing an article for <i>Digital Directions</i> about using digital video in the classroom. It was a fun article to write since all of the …