Websites, apps and devices help teachers teach and kids learn in new ways. Check out these 10 great education tech choices.
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As with Twitter, Facebook provides students with an instant audience. Moreover, Facebook's Timeline feature provides classrooms with a visual timeline of their work throughout the year. It also gives parents and guardians the opportunity to comment on student work and become more involved in their children's education. Some teachers are using Facebook to put works of classic literature into context, having students post and comment as characters from a novel or even Shakespearean play. The Facebook in Education page provides tips and success stories.
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?