The amount of Japanese students with less than 20/20 vision is at at its peak. The eyesight of Japan's students is deteriorating and the country's government thinks smartphones are to blame. A recent conducted
Danny Iny has a clear point of view: “College is old, musty and maybe dead.” “College is too expensive,” he added. “Post-college under employment is the norm. From the company perspective, everyone who
From government structure to healthcare, there are some key differences between the US and Canada — and education is no exception. If you or someone you know is considering attending college in the Great
Schools claim it’s disruptive for parents to eat in the cafeteria. But parents crave the quality time, and some say it’s a good thing for them to be involved with their kids’ place of learning. The grade-school
It is almost surreal to think about the technology students have in their hands now compared to even ten years ago. It wasn’t long ago that students were passing notes in class, using calculators to write
Machine learning is everywhere now, including recruiting. Take CV Compiler, a new product by Andrew Stetsenko and Alexandra Dosii. This web app uses machine learning to analyze and repair your technical
Updated at 10:30 a.m. ET If you do a Google image search for "classroom," you'll mostly see one familiar scene: rows or groups of desks, with a spot at the front of the room for the teacher. One teacher,
Andrew Ng, a computer scientist who led Google’s AI division, Google Brain, and formerly served as vice president and chief scientist at Baidu, is a veritable celebrity in the artificial intelligence industry.
Combining education and technology is great—until it's not. Update: This article has been updated to remove identifying information about a teacher and to clarify the reporter’s classroom observations.
Halloween’s over, which means Starbucks is dusting off those red cups and stores around the country are queuing up their holiday music. As you begin to ponder what gifts to get the kids in your lives,
Yesterday, Apple released the new iPad Pro (along with a new MacBook Air and, at long last, a new Mac Mini). This update is just another step in the iPad’s steady takeover of not only the tablet market
A parent opens a new app their kid is begging to download. It looks fun. It looks acceptable on the surface. It may even look adorable. But looks can be deceiving. So, we've got to keep digging. Keep everything
The jobs of the future will involve humans collaborating with other humans to design work for machines, and value will shift from cognitive to social skills. An education is supposed to prepare you for
The company is also giving out $1,000 grants to parent organizations for online safety workshops. Google and the National Parent Teacher Association are joining forces to help educate parents and kids