21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Community of Practice Goes the Way of the Dinosaurs

Researchers at the University of Florida have received a four-year, $1.97 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a national network that brings together professional and amateur paleontologists.

Projectors Get Interactive

At Indiana Wesleyan University, interactive projectors have kickstarted collaboration in the classroom.

New Digital Signage Gear Takes Center Stage at Expo

Nearly 200 companies are expected to share their wares at this year's Digital Signage Expo, taking place this week in Las Vegas. From 3M Touch Systems to Zaag Technology, companies from around the world will be showing off displays with skinnier bezels, 3D capabilities and more efficient energy management; demonstrating enhanced feature sets in software; and proclaiming new partnerships.

Crestron Ships Connect It Presentation Interface

Crestron has started shipping a new tabletop presentation interface called Connect It.

Free and Low-Cost Learning Resources Fail To Gain Traction in Statewide Program

They're free. They're high-quality. So why aren't open educational resources catching on in the state of Washington, which launched and subsidized — with the help of the Gates Foundation — a statewide effort to provide free and reduced-cost learning materials to college students?

MIT Expands High School Invention Program

A new program out of MIT promises to introduce high school students to the wonders of invention. The Lemelson–MIT Program announced the launch of the Junior Varsity (JV) InvenTeam initiative, with pilots going on in Massachusetts and Texas.

XanEdu Adds Lexile Framework for Reading and Writing to Higher Ed Literacy Suite

XanEdu, a  digital content delivery platform for higher education, has added EdSphere to its suite of literacy products.

U Colorado Boulder Students Launch Co-Working Space

Students at the University of Colorado Boulder will launch a co-working space in an effort to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship and connect students with area businesses.

Fidelis Debuts Personalized Learning Platform

A new online learning platform aims to put the student in the driver's seat of his or her own education.

High Intensity Camp Boots Students Ahead in Math

A community college in central Pennsylvania has seen great success with a blended model boot camp for developmental math.