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MSU gets $2 million for computational thinking research

by Colin Wood • 5 days 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 • 6 months 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 • 6 months 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 • 7 months 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 • 8 months 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 • 11 months 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 • 1 year ago

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

​Homelessness, 'smart cities' research centers announced at Portland State University

by Jared Beinart • 1 year ago

New research centers are designed to bring a multi-disciplinary approach to two of urban America’s most challenging topics.