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Tell Me More's Twitter Education Special

<b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>Education has long been referred to as a civil right in this country — including by Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama and by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Nearly 50 years ago, King said:<p>"The richest nation on earth has never allocated enough resources to …

Educational Games for Kids & Elementary Students

Over 100 Learning Games for Kids<p>RoomRecess.com is dedicated to providing children with free learning games. Our games reinforce important skills that …

Education Technology

iPad in Education: 7 New Schools Open in Holland with iPads as ‘Virtual School’

Image Source: | Source: O4NT<p>Today seven new ‘Steve Jobs Schools’ have opened in the Netherlands. These schools have a radical new approach, with iPads right at the center of it. The schools are located in the Dutch cities of Sneek, Breda, Almere, Emmen, Heenvliet and Amsterdam. They’ll be following …

Fuel-Efficient Car News

Jaguar is the latest automaker to take on Tesla and the first to edge it on price and performance. The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace is an all-electric compact crossover starting at $69,500 (excluding the $7,500 federal tax credit and available state rebates), which is exactly $10,000 less than the only other …

'Why I'm leading Frontline's social work education scheme'

A few years ago I was giving a lecture to new social work students. At the end, a young woman came over to say hello. I recognised her, but could not immediately place the face, until she reminded me that I had been her social worker about 10 years before. She told me that the work I had done to …

Bolingbrook School Children Get Hands-On Education in Edible Garden

Boys and girls at John R. Tibbott Elementary School are harvesting their first crops in a pilot program that Principal Ana Wilson sees as both an …

Gardening

50 years after 'I Have a Dream,' how is US education?

The American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten, a speaker at the MLK celebration, discusses if the U.S. education system is living up to Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream 50 years later.

Julia Gillard to advance girls' education in plum new role at US thinktank

Former prime minister 'honoured and delighted' to work on global education programmes at prestigious research institution<p>Julia Gillard will use her credentials as an education reformer when she starts work with a leading US thinktank on advancing girls' schooling in developing countries.<p>The former …

8 Educational (and Fun) iOS Games for Teens

Educational Mobile Games<p>1. Chemistry - Space Chem<p>2. English - Psychobabble<p>3. History - WWII: History Challenge<p>4. Social Studies - Presidents vs. …

3 Tech Startups That Are Reinventing K-12 Education

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Back-to-school means books, backpacks, and these days, mobile devices.<p>From social networks to smartphones, schools are opening up to the technologies they once banned, embracing them as valuable tools for both students and teachers. This …

The Cambridge Primary Review shares its latest recommendations for pre-secondary education

Plus, what it's like to be a rare breed: a female vice-chancellor, and admissions tutors reveal the secrets of a good personal statement; all on our education networks this week<p><b>Guardian Teacher Network</b><p>In 2004, a group of UK academics examined the state of primary education in England. Two years …

Education 3.0: Embracing Technology to ‘Jump the Curve’

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Dr. Jeff Borden, Pearson. Dr. Jeff Borden, Pearson<p>It may not be “The Winds of War.” It may not even be as exciting as …

A City Education: How Do You Help Students Who Are Still Learning English?

<i>Through A City Education, City Year corps members share their experiences working as tutors and mentors in schools in hopes of closing the</i> …

Teaching

Using slavery reenactments as education tools

Sandra and James Baker join the MHP panel to discuss their daughter’s experience with a slave reenactment being used as an educational tool on a school field trip. Also joining is Khalil Muhammad of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, to discuss how these reenactments could minimize …

6 Startups Pioneering Interactive Education for Kids

In an effort to transform teaching and learning, educational technology entrepreneurs showcased their innovative ideas at the LAUNCH Education and …

Educational Apps For Your Kids

As fun and educational as iPads can be, when it comes to parents playing learning games with their children (as opposed to kids playing by themselves …