Week of: July 16, 2007
- Media Literacy Survey and Toolkit
State educational technology leaders say they are increasing their focus on ensuring students' online safety, protecting personal information, and promoting ethical online behaviors, according to a new survey.
- Enhanced Career and Technical-Education
Thanks to the Joint Technological Education District, 11 school districts in Arizona's Yuma County are able to offer their high school students enhanced career and technical-education courses.
- Software Information Toolkit
Effective implementation practices often make the difference in obtaining successful or disappointing results from both instructional and administrative software applications.
- iPods Offered as Summer School Incentive
Seattle high school students who complete a five-week summer school session designed to prepare them to pass the Washington Assessment of Student Learning will be rewarded with an iPod shuffle.
- Robot Hall of Fame
What do Star Trek's Commander Data, the Raibert Hopper, NavLab 5 and LEGO Mindstorms have in common? They are the 2007 inductees into Carnegie Mellon University's Robot Hall of Fame.