21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Online Learning Consortium Selects Award Recipients

The association committed to excellence in online learning will present awards at its international conference in Orlando.

Microsoft Expands YouthSpark Efforts

YouthSpark started two years ago, and in that time, Microsoft stated, the program has "created opportunities" for 227 million people in 100 countries. The company is now nearly doubling those efforts.

Startup Launches Automatic Cloud-Based 3D Printer

A new fully automated and cloud-based 3D printer from NVBOTS will soon hit the market, with features intended to help simplify the sometimes complex 3D printing process.

Report: Students Believe Tablets Will Transform the Future of Higher Ed

The vast majority of undergraduate and graduate students believe tablets will transform the future of higher education, but most still rely on laptops and smartphones for school work, according to a new study conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of Pearson.

Dartmouth Engineering Expands Use of Design Software

The Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College is now using design software as part of its undergraduate core curriculum, as well as for graduate and doctoral research.

Cengage Adds Flashnotes.com Study Material Market to MindTap

Cengage Learning has partnered with Flashnote.com to integrate the latter's online marketplace with MindTap.

NEC Introduces 4K-Capable Projectors

NEC Display Solutions of America has rolled out three new projectors capable of creating a 4K-resolution image.

GeoScavenge Introduces New Frosh To USC Campus

A first-ever scavenger hunt using smartphones and QR codes helps new students learn about the USC campus.

U Virginia Ed School Adds Assessment, E-Portfolio Software

New teachers being trained at the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education will be evaluated this year with new learning assessment software.

34 Edgenuity Courses Win A-G Approval from U California

The University of California Office of the President has granted A-G approval for 34 Edgenuity online courses.