LearningCurve On-Air

iD Tech Camp

Is summer camp for coding or canoeing?

Jul 8, 2014
It is summer-camp season, and a lot of kids are trading campfires for computers.
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Students

Fighting the classroom tech war in Los Angeles

Jul 2, 2014
L.A.'s largest school district opens its doors to more than the iPad.
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Can your school get decent wi-fi speed?

Jun 23, 2014
Tech in the classroom is exploding, but it only works if you have the bandwidth
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For-profit schools, loan defaults and the federal ATM

Jun 20, 2014
Where for-profit schools get their revenue and what happens to their students.
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Did becoming a Starbucks barista just get harder?

Jun 16, 2014
Starbucks will help employees pay for an online education at ASU.
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Pierre Cardin

What elite universities can learn from high fashion

Jun 11, 2014
Harvard Business School launches new online classes, geared to the masses
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Venture capitalists learn to love education

May 29, 2014
Investors are betting hundreds of millions on the digital revolution in the classroom.
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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.
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Classroom tech: A history of hype and disappointment

May 28, 2014
For decades, modern technology has promised to change the way children learn, and it has come up short. Will this time be any different?
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