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Is Digital Technology Really Making Us Any Better Off?

Our future is what we make of it. The truth is that digital technology does not make us better off. Nor did electricity, steam power, automobiles or …

Gamification, personalization and continued education are trending in edtech

Sean O'Connor Contributor<p>Sean O'Connor is the head of product at Mentored.<p>I’ve spent most of my life in and around schools. First as a student, then as a teacher and lately as an innovator building tools and launching programs. As Nelson Mandela said, “education is the most powerful weapon which …

Top 5 tech trends you should leverage on to future-proof your career in 2016

To adapt to disruptive technologies and industries, the workforce of today needs to be nimble and acquire skills to fit into the new economy

Welcome to MashReads: A books section for the way we read today

<i>POLONIUS: What do you read, my lord?</i><p><i>HAMLET: Words, words, words.</i><p>Hamlet by William Shakespeare, Act II Scene 2<p>The Bard, as usual, hit on a universal …

Books

This Map Shows How Much Money School Districts Spend on Each Student

Some school districts spend more per student than others, and that, as you can imagine, directly affects the resources students and teachers have at …

Why Project-Based Learning Hasn’t Gone Mainstream (And What We Can Do About It)

Learning Strategies<p>Why Project-Based Learning Hasn’t Gone Mainstream (And What We Can Do About It)<p>By Peter Glenn     Apr 23, 2016<p>Pixabay<p>Related …

Pedagogy