Teacher Hopes to Modernize Math Class with Chromebooks

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A San Francisco teacher is raising money via Indiegogo to outfit his classroom with Chromebooks for every student. The Chromebooks will allow students to take advantage of modern learning solutions, including access to Khan Academy. Veteran high school math teacher Evan Bass of Gateway High School has taken it upon himself to get the tools his students […]

Best iPad Apps for College

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College students today don’t know how good they have it thanks to the iPad and more iPad apps for college than they can count, at least before completing Understanding Numerical Data. I ended my college career in 2005. On that May afternoon when I turned my tassel for the last time I’d never even, heard of apps. […]

Khan Academy for iPad: This App Can Change Your Kid’s Life

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The new Khan Academy for iPad app is the first app I recommend installing on your iPad before letting your kid play with it. Why? Because it’s a glimpse at the future of education and they might actually enjoy academics for once. This app is reason enough to spend $500 on a new iPad if your […]

New Year’s Resolutions: Learn Something New Using Mobile Tech

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The beginning of a new year usually inspires people to want to better themselves, expand their minds or skill sets, and generally learn new things. Some resolve to head back to school or to take night/weekend classes. But not everyone wants or has the ability to commit to full or part-time education. Nor does everyone […]