Learning Chinese Online Looking towards a global future, North Carolina is using a $300,000 federal grant to create a pioneering online Chinese-language instruction program.
Getting Computer Literate by Doing Since Bryan Osborne's goal for his middle-school computer literacy class is to make the use of technology transparent to getting a job done, his year-long class project has students using technology to find the best place to plant milkweed to attract monarch butterflies.
TechGYRLS TechGYRLS, a new club sponsored by the YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, aims high — helping girls from low income families to develop technical skills and encouraging them to consider careers in computer technology.
Inequities in Tech Resources Persist As is true in many states, wealthy school districts in New Jersey purchase state-of-the art technology resources on an annual basis, while poor schools often must decide between adding new equipment or upgrading the existing inventory.
Temple Captures Classroom Lectures The Fox School of Business at Temple University has created what it calls the nation's first large-scale, automated "academic capture system" that records classroom lectures and posts them online.