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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Increasingly, students' personal digital devices -- most notably, their smartphones -- are far newer and more powerful than anything a school can supply. Therefore many schools are letting students and teachers bring and use in the classroom the devices with which they are the most comfortable, an educational version of the work world's bring-your-own-device model. Of course, this brings with it a couple of concerns: security and equity. Many schools do not feel capable of ensuring students' safe use of so many disparate devices. Also, not all students can bring a mobile device to school.
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.