Week of: February 4, 2008
- Girls Crossing Technology's Gender Divide
Men and boys have dominated many technology-related arenas like programming and gaming; computer animation is no exception. But things are beginning to change.
- Ohio Launches STEM Learning Network
Ohio has launched a new program to advance high-quality science, technology. engineering and math education for all students, preparing them to compete in a global marketplace.
- Online Learning Piloted in WY
Students at two Wyoming high schools are among the first in the nation to use an online learning program created in England and designed to increase standardized test scores.
- UK Developing Visualization Software
The UK's Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills has launched a £1.9 million (US$3.7 million) project to develop the next generation of digital learning software.
- Motion Picture Association Admits Mistake
It seems that college students are not pirating movies at quite the rate that the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) originally claimed.