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  • CUNY, IBM To Help New York Schools Reduce Energy Consumption

    IBM and City University of New York have teamed up to develop a new analytics tool that's designed to help New York's public schools save on energy costs. The conservation program will also be used to give a boost to STEM education in the city's K-12 schools.

  • Mobile Learning Shines at New Education Summit

    “Most of our 5,000 students have never lived in a world that isn’t connected,” Kevin Roberts, chief planning and information officer at Texas’ Abilene Christian University, told delegates at the inaugural Next Generation Education US Summit, which took place in Pasadena, CA, earlier this month.

  • Towson U Tackles Audio CAPTCHA

    A team of instructors and students at Towson University is trying to build a better CAPTCHA mousetrap, one that incorporates audio to make Web sites more accessible to the blind.