When I took calculus at night school with three nerdy high school friends, graphing calculators did not exist. Johns Hopkins University mathematics professor Stephen Wilson is happy for me. He says learning
I know you have your document-sending tool to send your fundraising deck to VCs and track who read your deck, which pages they read, and how much time they spend on each page. I know that you can use email
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On a recent Sunday, Bari Hillman, who works during the week as a clinical psychologist at a New York mental health clinic, was perched at a clear, plastic desk inside a 16-year-old’s Manhattan bedroom,
Parents Little boy's viral triumph prompts parents to ask: What can our kids do by themselves if we don't swoop in and rescue them? If you have ever struggle with standing back and watching your child
Joel Hellermark, 21, wants to change education for good.Sana Labs Sana Labs is an education tech startup founded by Joel Hellermark, 21. It provides an artificial-intelligence platform designed to individualize
Fluid dynamics are a lot cooler when you can see them at work with your own eyes. Physics can be difficult to grasp–even for adults. So how do you teach the subject’s abstract ideas to middle schoolers?
However, students hoping to get top scores often hurt their chances by focusing on the wrong material, Anthony-James Green, a $1,500-an-hour SAT and ACT tutor, told Business Insider. "Obsessing over your
A Chinese technology billionaire is offering the world's most valuable education prize. The Yidan Prize will award nearly $8m (£6.64m) every year to two research projects that have the potential to "transform"
"I don't have time for that!" How many times a day does that idea slip from your mouth? Probably quite a few. But the reality is that people actually have more leisure time than they did in previous decades,
Half of young people have so many emotional problems they cannot focus at school, a study has found. Some 48 per cent of youngsters said that they experienced problems during their school years that prevented
I always hated statistics. I mean really, really, really hated it. Recently though, I've had a change of heart about the subject. In response, I find statistics changing my mind, or at least changing perspective.
The classroom is one of the most hotly contested frontiers in the tech war, and a new survey suggests that Google is closing the gap on Apple. A bigger slice of a market that is worth around $68 billion,
A school has scrapped all homework to allow teachers more time to plan lessons, it has emerged. Catherine Hutley, principal at Philip Morant School and College, in Colchester, Essex, has said her staff
David Tulk, formerly head of global macro strategy at Toronto-Dominion Bank, is taking a new post at Fidelity Investments. Mr. Tulk will join Fidelity's Global Asset Allocation team later this year, Chris
Microsoft is adding a neat little trick to its OneNote app today: ink math assistant. Popular with students, OneNote is often used to jot down notes with a stylus, and the new ink math assistant is designed