Week of: November 12, 2007
- Podcasts Support Students Learning
Trendy or not, podcasts are cropping up everywhere and helping children learn content that otherwise might seem boring or inaccessible.
- Seven Illinois Schools Pilot Laptop Program
Southeastern Middle School is one of seven schools participating in Illinois' new Technology Immersion Pilot Project (TIPP).
- Group Argues for Adaptive Testing
A group of Delaware educators are lobbying for the right to use computer adaptive tests to measure student progress under No Child Left Behind.
- Tech-IT Expands to West Coast
St. John the Baptist Catholic School in California's Napa Valley is the first school on the West Coast to pilot Tech-IT, a school wide technology program.
- Carnegie Mellon Wins Robot Car Race
Carnegie Mellon University's Tartan Racing Team won the DARPA Urban Challenge autonomous vehicle competition, collecting $2 million for its first place finish.