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Kate Roddy

Higher Education

Alexa, how can you improve teaching and learning?

by Kate Roddy • 2 years ago

Special report:​ Voice command platforms from Amazon, Google and Microsoft are creating new models for learning in K-12 and higher education — and renewed privacy concerns.

Higher Education

College textbooks made more accessible through Netflix-like subscription

by Kate Roddy • 2 years ago

Through a new subscription service, students are given unlimited access to over 20,000 online resources.

K-12

Schools dive in to Computer Science Education Week

by Kate Roddy • 2 years ago

This week, students and teachers across the globe will participate in coding activities and promote computer science education in schools.

Higher Education

FCC’s plan to dismantle net neutrality rules raises serious concerns for educators

by Kate Roddy • 2 years ago

Edtech supporters say the proposal would hinder learning and undermine the openness of educational resources.

K-12

Connecticut report calls for mastery-based learning in K-12 schools

by Kate Roddy • 2 years ago

Moving away from a school-centered model would close learning gaps and improve students' learning experience, the authors say.

Higher Education

Education Department awards $42.5M grant to grow online library of accessible books

by Kate Roddy • 2 years ago

Benetech, a California-based nonprofit, will use the funds to provide over 4 million e-book downloads over the next five years.

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