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University of Florida ranked most efficient research institution

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

No other university produces more patents or companies per dollar of research, according to a new report from the George W. Bush Institute.

Researchers want to know how bad actors are tricking machine learning

by Betsy Foresman • 7 months ago

University of Arizona researcher Gregory Ditzler aims to improve the ability of algorithms to spot false data and adapt to changing environments.

MSU gets $2 million for computational thinking research

by Colin Wood • 8 months ago

Grant funding from the National Science Foundation will help K-12 teachers integrate computational thinking into their classrooms.

'Galahad' tool lets cyber researchers monitor apps in the public cloud

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

New open-source software developed by the University of Texas at San Antonio aims to dilute security concerns surrounding public cloud platforms.

As online bullying statistics rise, educators seek solutions

by Katya Schwenk • 1 year ago

Reports of cyberbullying rose in recent years, and though researchers quibble about what the numbers mean, they all agree there's a problem.

Three ways edtech usage data can yield classroom insights

by Stacey Pusey • 1 year ago

Commentary: Edtech researchers are drilling into data to find users who need extra help, said edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey.

Duke researcher apologizes for exposing student images to Chinese military

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

A database containing images of 2,000 students has now been used by organizations around the world, including two Chinese military research academies.

Calculus video game boosted test pass rates say Texas A&M researchers

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Playing a custom-built video game was shown to significantly improve test scores in introductory calculus classes.

'Challenge Map' puts school needs first in education research

by Stacey Pusey • 2 years ago

Commentary: Identifying goals and challenges and writing a plan are crucial for schools seeking maximum benefit from research partnerships.