Franklin's Lab

Name: Franklin's Lab Brief Description of the Site: Designed by a student of Interactive Media in England, this site is aimed at children in learning the basic principles of science. It provides tutorials, drills, and a test. The animated character of Benjamin Franklin brings it all together and hosts and

Classroom Teacher Role in the Lab

Question: What is the best role for the classroom teacher when students use the computer lab? The IT Guy says: Many schools still have “computer teachers,” who are expected to teach students a variety of computer literacy skills that now extend well beyond simple keyboarding. Many classroom teachers are

Rice Virtual Lab in Statistics

Rice Virtual Lab in Statistics Rice University's Virtual Lab in Statistics offers detailed help for the statistics student, plus statistics applets on topics of general interest. One section of this site contains a complete statistics text, so no matter what your statistics question, you can find an

Wireless Lab Winners

Back to school just got a whole lot cooler for students and teachers at five schools across the country, thanks to the ultimate in school supplies: a 21st-century classroom laboratory.

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Win a Wireless Lab

CDW-G and Discovery Education are celebrating ten years of transforming classrooms with their Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes.

Helping Students in a Lab

Question: What are good techniques for students getting help in a computer lab setting? The IT Guy says: Use the motto, "Ask three, and then ask me." Students should get into the habit in the computer lab of asking other students technical questions before asking the teacher. Use a red plastic cup placed to the