T&L News(112)

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.