Center for Digital Education & Converge: research in education technology for K-12 and higher education

3 Things Higher Education Should Know about Disruptive Innovation

Online learning presents both an opportunity and a challenge as technology shakes up higher education.

Robotics and Computing Help Make Sense of Math

High school students in California find that hands-on learning makes abstract concepts easier to understand.

Robot Control Project Teaches Valuable Collaboration Skills

Engineering students from different disciplines work together on a mechatronics device that allows users to control a robot with their gestures.

Code.org Takes Computer Science to Elementary School

Blended curriculum and teacher workshops will help make computer science education accessible for K-5 classes.


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Posted on September 30, 2014
In reaction to Google's controversial use of student data in its Apps for Education suite, California passes one of the most aggressive student privacy laws in the nation.
Posted on September 30, 2014
Online learning presents both an opportunity and a challenge as technology shakes up higher education.
Posted on September 26, 2014
The panel said the district had not proven that it urgently needed the technology.
Posted on September 25, 2014
Kent State University hired an online monitoring service this year, and students aren't happy about it.
Posted on September 25, 2014
Biomedical science students search for ways to design innovative emergency rooms.

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