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14-year-old Shawnee, in the library at the Wyoming Girls' School in Sheridan, Wy., has found coding helps her be at peace.

Zen and the art of coding

Feb 24, 2015
Computers can offer unexpected lessons to kids in juvenile justice facilities.
Posted In: edtech, education technology, juvenile corrections, alternative education
A faded sign marks the entrance to the juvenile hall in San Diego, where educational technology is helping to create a new  culture of learning

Unlocking the digital classroom for kids in lock up

Feb 24, 2015
A San Diego juvenile justice facility plans to give every kid a laptop.
Posted In: edtech, education technology, juvenile corrections, alternative education
The Wyoming Girls’ School logo and motto are displayed on a rock in front of the Stolt building at the facility in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Closing the digital divide on the inside

Feb 23, 2015
The Wyoming Girls' School uses tech to improve education for juvenile offenders.
Posted In: alternative education, edtech, education technology, juvenile corrections
A student uses a computer during a geography class at Wyoming Girls' School in Sheridan, Wy., a secure juvenile justice facility.

Can tech transform education for juvenile offenders?

Feb 23, 2015
Thousands of kids are locked up and losing ground in the juvenile justice system.
Posted In: edtech, juvenile corrections, education technology, education funding, alternative education

ClassDojo learns a lesson in protecting student data

Nov 19, 2014
Under pressure, the classroom app tracking student behavior cuts data storage time
Posted In: classdojo, edtech, apps, data privacy, student data

What can a 4-year-old learn at online preschool?

Aug 19, 2014
Now, parents can get an entire preschool curriculum from a computer.
Posted In: preschool, edtech, education technology, LearningCurve

Building a school with a future

Aug 14, 2014
How to design a school that will still be functional in 30 years.
Posted In: edtech, future, architects, architecture, school design

Venture capitalists learn to love education

May 29, 2014
Investors are betting hundreds of millions on the digital revolution in the classroom.
Posted In: onair, venture capital, venture capitalists, education technology, LearningCurve On-Air, edtech
Kids with a radio in the classroom in 1943.

Public radio's teachable moment

May 29, 2014
The "spinach" factor was a built-in early on.
Posted In: onair, public radio, history, education technology, edtech, LearningCurve On-Air

More fun facts about the history of public radio

May 29, 2014
If you really want to geek out about radio as an educational technology.
Posted In: public radio, edtech, education technology, history

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