Week of: January 14, 2008
- Texas Virtual Academy Expands
The progress of the 550 students attending the Texas Virtual Academy is being carefully monitored as the state gathers data about virtual schooling.
- Delaware Pilots Adaptive Test
A group of Delaware educators are lobbying to replace the Delaware Student Testing Program with a computer adaptive test, based on the results of a large pilot test.
- UNESCO Releases ICT Standards for Teachers
UNESCO's new ICT standards are designed to help educational policy-makers and curriculum developers identify the skills teachers need to harness technology in the service of education.
- Educators Invited to Educational Game Tournament
Educational video game publisher Tabula Digita is turning the tables and challenging teachers to display both their algebra and game playing skills.
- Emerging Technology at CES
The annual Consumer Electronics Show, the world's largest annual tradeshow for consumer technology, is always a big draw for people interested in emerging technologies.