Welcome to the new world of education. A world in which students are able to fully participate in classrooms, remotely, through live streaming. A world that makes it possible for students halfway around the globe, to properly engage in a classroom. Today, many educators are
Global pen pals have long existed as a classroom tool for building cultural awareness and writing skills among students. Times have changed, though, and now there’s a better way: international video chat. International video chat has significantly lowered the barriers to cross-cultural exchange in the
The Internet is an amazing educational resource. As it has evolved, educational technology (edtech) has provided direct access to topical experts and a multitude of resources that range from videos that can demonstrate concepts to online course platforms. Unfortunately, the unequal distribution of quality Internet
There’s an app for just about everything, but that doesn’t mean all the opportunities are gone for mobile software developers. One area still ripe with opportunity is the education market. Even though some of the earliest apps were education-oriented, there’s still so much that can
The education industry is in flux. Until recently, the primary learning model revolved around top-down, teacher-led instruction that took place early in life and usually happened in a classroom. You go to school, or a training course, and you memorize what the teacher has imparted.