Tags Coding & Gaming

GitHub launches 'Classroom Assistant' to streamline code grading

by Patience Wait • 3 years ago

By popular demand, the tool allows teachers to batch download hundreds of code repositories with a single click.

South Carolina launches its first free statewide coding platform

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The project, SC Codes, will offer beginner-to-advanced curriculum in coding for K-12 students and professionals considering a career change.

Blockchain is now a senior capstone course in North Carolina community colleges

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The new course uses IBM's already freely available zero-to-blockchain curriculum, but will be taught by Wake Tech professors.

Microsoft to invest $1.5 millions in Computer Science Teachers Association

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The investment will act as "seed money" for the K-12 association and will be distributed over three years, Microsoft officials said.

Ohio State, Apple expand initiative to create first 'Digital Flagship University'

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

This fall, Apple will deploy iPads to all 10,700 first-year students. It follows a small but successful pilot this year that involved about 130 students.

TenMarks to shut down operations after 2018-19 school year

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Teachers expressed dismay after the Amazon Education company announced plans to "wind down" its personalized math and writing solutions.

Apple unveils new iPad for education, but price point barely budges

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

During a much-anticipated event in Chicago, the tech giant revealed a tablet that supports Apple Pencil, teacher apps and 200GB of free storage.

New partnership seeks to tap into students' potential using VR

by Michelai Graham • 4 years ago

Oculus, Digital Promise and a United Nations campaign have partnered on a program to empower students through immersive technologies.

Discovery Education's Bill Goodwyn on giving educators 'not just what they want, but what they need'

by Emily Tate • 4 years ago

During the CoSN annual conference, Goodwyn talked with EdScoop about how new ownership will change the company and help it grow.

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