- A Classroom on Wheels
The 90-minute ride home from school doesn't seem quite as long to some Arkansas students as they access the Internet while riding along.
- We Have a Budget!
Congress and President Bush have finally agreed on the Department of Education's FY 2008 budget, with the president signing off on a bill that increases total education spending by 2.9%.
- Online Teens Get Creative
Not only do teens spend a lot of time online, those that do tend to actively create content â€“ blogging, sharing photos and videos and telling and talking about stories.
- MIT Offers High School Resources
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has expanded its OpenCourseWare initiative, which makes all MIT course materials available for free on the Web, to high school.
- Less TV and More Reading
Parents are more actively monitoring their children's television use compared to their involvement in 1994, according to a study from the U.S. Census Bureau.