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White House Pokes Colleges, Ed Tech Companies To Help Graduate More Students

The use of technology-enabled approaches in education is receiving attention today as the White House hosts its second "College Opportunity Day of Action."

Teachers, Students Gain Access to Data From European Particle Accelerator

With the help of data now becoming available, high school teachers and students in two programs at Notre Dame University can study data from the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, Switzerland.

NEC Display Intros Ultra-Short-Throw Projectors for Collaboration

NEC Display Solutions of America has introduced two ultra-short-throw projectors designed for collaboration.

NSF Dangles Funding for New Ways To Get Students Through Math

If you have a new idea for helping college students learn foundational math, the National Science Foundation (NSF) wants to give you money to research and test it out.



UC Berkeley Wins $2 Million Grant for Digital Humanities Research

The University of California Berkeley has received a $2 million grant to improve the integration of digital technology with humanities education and scholarship.

Stratasys Launches Free 3D printing Curriculum

Stratasys has launched a 3D printing curriculum for secondary and post-secondary students.

STEM Teacher Prep Program Expands to 44 Universities

Five more universities will receive funding to implement the UTeach Expansion Program.

Amherst Revamps IT Support with Cloud Service Desk

Massachusetts' Amherst College is refreshing its help desk with a cloud solution from Samanage.

Western Governors U Launches Online Master's Program for English Teacher Prep

Western Governors University has launched a new online master's degree program for students who want to become English teachers in middle schools or high schools.

New Tool Adds Crowdsourced Data to College Search

A new online tool, College Raptor, aims to help students and their families make better decisions about which college to attend using crowdsourced data.