Personalized Learning

What Would Iran Find if They Reverse-Engineered Our Schools?

The Iranians appear to have captured a US intelligence drone aircraft and now claim they have finished a data extraction and are now in the process of reverse-engineering its capabilities. What if they captured a school and tried to reverse engine our education system? For starters, if they did a data extraction, our kids would be safe because they wouldn't find much data on them.

EdTech

VSHOOLZ Partners With Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Virtual school provider VSCHOOLZ announced today that it is partnering with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), an educational products and services provider, to provide traditional course content online to schools or districts looking for blended learning programs.

EdTech

Open vs. Closed

Google I/O 2010 Panel - Technology, Innovation, Computer Science, and more with Albert Wenger, Chris Dixon, Dave McClure, Brad Feld, Paul Graham, Dick Costolo

Leadership

Microsoft Launches Global Initiatives to Create Opportunities for 300M Youth

Microsoft Corp. today announced a new global initiative,Microsoft YouthSpark, that aims to create opportunities for 300 million youth in more than 100 countries during the next three years. This companywide initiative includes citizenship and other company programs — both new and enhanced — that empower youth to imagine and realize their full potential by connecting them with greater opportunities for education, employment and entrepreneurship.