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Microsoft has purchased Flipgrid, a Minneapolis-based educational startup that encourages students to share videos with each other. In the bigger picture, Microsoft and Google are sparring for control of the classroom tech scene.
There's no real evidence that different people learn better visually, orally, or by doing.
Over time, older generations are adapting to new technologies.
One mother said her child was gripping a pencil like a 'caveman.'
George Washington's teeth aren't what you think.
Although students are physically going to school, a quarter of a billion aren't learning anything.
Neuroscientists are confirming what car rental places already knew — the brain doesn't fully mature until age 25.
Researchers have isolated what may be the single most important trait that makes kids successful in school
A new study suggests kids do better in school when they're more curious, imaginative, and like to try new things. Curious kids did better on math and reading assessments, regardless of their socioeconomic status. Traits like self-control and persistence didn't matter as much.