Websites, apps and devices help teachers teach and kids learn in new ways. Check out these 10 great education tech choices.
5 of 11
Skype can be used in the classroom for myriad purposes, but at its best it brings students up close and personal with people they might never have access to. Many authors now do presentations via Skype, usually for a fee. Classrooms also can make connections with scientists, mathematicians, community leaders and kids their own age from different communities or even countries. The Skype for Education page offers ideas and lesson plans.
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 Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.