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Is the pandemic a chance to re-think online education

Details: Is the pandemic a chance to re-think online education? - The Verge. Part of The Verge’s Back to School Special. Years before the pandemic, planetary scientist Lindy Elkins-Tanton was thinking

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Google rebrands G Suite for Education to Google Workspace

Details: Google is announcing a swath of new features for its education-focused products, including that G Suite for Education is being rebranded to Google Workspace for Education. The company is also

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Minecraft Education is perfectly suited for this surreal

Details: With Education Edition, Microsoft created a more formal structure, with pre-made lessons covering everything from chemistry and coding to giving students the opportunity to explore the

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Notion’s powerful note-taking app is now free for students

Details: Notion, the sleek and sophisticated note-taking app, is going free for the education market. The company announced that teachers and students who sign up with a …

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The Microsoft Classroom Pen 2 is an affordable Surface Pen

Details: The release is part of Microsoft’s long-standing push to challenge Chromebooks in the education sphere. (Those devices had their best year ever in …

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Microsoft 365 Education launches alongside new Windows 10

Details: Microsoft is unveiling Microsoft 365 Education today at the company’s Ignite conference in Orlando, Florida. Much like the bundle for businesses, Microsoft 365 Education

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Half of YouTube viewers use it to learn how to do things

Details: Education isn’t the only reason to use YouTube, of course. Twenty-eight percent of users say they’re on YouTube to just pass the time (many of these users are younger adults), 19 percent are

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It’s really easy to get Apple’s education discount on the

Details: Just visit Apple’s education store and buy what you need. Apple’s education pricing, which usually knocks around 10 percent off the price of most Apple products, is available to …

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Everyone should learn to drive in a simulator The Verge

Details: Before Joshua’s Law, high schools in Georgia were not providing driver’s education, Brown says. Out of 416 Georgia high schools at the time, only nine were offering Driver's Ed.

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Civilization V is coming to North American high schools

Details: GlassLab develops its own education-focused games, but has also partnered with companies like EA to create new, school-appropriate versions of popular franchises like SimCity and Plants vs. Zombies.

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Google announces new tools to help with virtual education

Details: Google shared updates for some new features coming to its services to help make virtual education easier on Tuesday, including features coming to …

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Depression and absenteeism: online schools are facing

Details: The Department of Education and the Federal Communications Commission have begun urging states to put $16 billion in educational aid built into …

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Assassin’s Creed Origins’ new educational mode is a

Details: Share All sharing options for: Assassin’s Creed Origins’ new educational mode is a violence-free tour through ancient Egypt

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Elizabeth Warren demands info on children’s privacy

Details: In a letter to Zoom CEO Eric Yuan, Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey raised new concerns about the videoconferencing service’s safety …

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Google offers schools unlimited Drive storage for students

Details: Students, teachers, and anyone else using a Google Apps for Education account will soon be given unlimited storage and the ability to keep files of up to a …

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Bill Gates on The Verge: Can online classrooms help the

Details: "Education is a path to prosperity, better economics, jobs, and frankly, world peace," he says. "An educated world is simply a better world."

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Back to school during the coronavirus pandemic

Details: The COVID-19 pandemic has made 2020’s back-to-school season a stressful struggle for everyone involved in education. Teachers, students, parents, bus drivers, and nurses are all trying their

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The fight against toxic gamer culture has moved to the

Details: Wilcox says that the overwhelmingly masculine, anti-political, anti-education tone common to some spaces in games already dissuades marginalized groups …

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Google and YouTube launch new remote education resources

Details: YouTube is partnering with Khan Academy and other education-focused creators on the effort, and some channels highlighted include CrashCourse, Discovery Education, Cool …

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Google sued by New Mexico attorney general for collecting

Details: Google is facing a new lawsuit filed by the state of New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas on February 20th, alleging that Google’s Chromebook education

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A trip down sex education's memory lane The Verge

Details: The aforementioned analysis of sex education as a class issue neglects to mention comprehensive sex education programs that target low income, …

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Inside Facebook's plan to build a better school The Verge

Details: Looking back, Mike Sego says, he was always meant to work in education. His dad taught fifth grade for 37 years, three of his older siblings were K-12 teachers, and he spent free time as a …

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Minecraft: Education Edition is available on Chromebooks

Details: Minecraft: Education Edition on Chromebooks will offer the same features as other versions of the game, including cross-play support, so students can …

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Microsoft challenges Chromebooks with $189 Windows 10

Details: Microsoft is making a bigger push to keep students and teachers using Windows this week. At the annual Bett education show in London, Microsoft is revealing new Windows 10 and Windows 10 S devices

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Teaching on Twitch was a ‘mild disaster’ for one games

Details: The NYU Game Center typically takes a more hands-on approach to its education, and it puts a lot of emphasis on community. Remote teaching removes key context for education, whether it’s

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Birth control and books can slow down climate change

Details: So did family planning. Securing a quality education and reproductive health care access, particularly for women and girls, can prevent more than 85 gigatons of …

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OLPC’s $100 laptop was going to change the world — then it

Details: The $100 OLPC laptop was supposed to revolutionize education and close the digital divide. But in just a few years it was recognized as a failure, a …

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Nintendo is bringing Labo to schools across North America

Details: When Nintendo first launched Labo, its line of DIY cardboard accessories for the Switch, many hailed the product’s potential for education. By building Labo kits, kids were able to learn new

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Going remote makes it harder for colleges to reach first

Details: “Fundamentally, we know in higher education that face-to-face matters.” Elizabeth Padilla Ortiz is an incoming sophomore studying nursing at UCLA. Photo: Elizabeth Padilla Ortiz

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Teachers weigh in on Apple’s push for more iPads in school

Details: Apple held its education event this week and introduced a new, cheaper iPad aimed at schools to tackle the strength of Chromebooks in classrooms over …

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Microsoft announces price increase for Office 365 and

Details: The price increases will affect commercial and business users of Microsoft’s software as a service (SaaS) offerings next year, with no changes to pricing for education or consumers.

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Samsung thinks its 85-inch Interactive Display is a

Details: Samsung announced the 85-inch Interactive Display, a new, larger version of its Flip 2. The device is a digital whiteboard aimed at classrooms, featuring collaborative in-person features like

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Phil Schiller says kids with Chromebooks in classrooms are

Details: In an interview with CNET, Schiller is asked about the growing popularity of Chromebooks for education, an important battleground for Apple where it’s been losing ground to Google’s machines

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YouTube is launching educational playlists that won’t

Details: YouTube is introducing a new education feature called Learning Playlists that will offer dedicated landing pages for educational videos on a variety of …

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Apple partners with Malala Yousafzai’s Malala Fund to help

Details: Apple announced it has partnered with Malala Yousafzai and her nonprofit organization the Malala Fund to help extend education funding programs to India and …

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Finland is making its online AI crash course free to the

Details: Finland has always punched above its weight in the tech and education, so it seems sensible to marry the two strengths. Megan Schaible of the …

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Mark Zuckerberg will get his Harvard degree after dropping

Details: Mark Zuckerberg, Harvard dropout and CEO of a company worth nearly $400 billion, will be getting a college degree more than a decade after leaving his …

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YouTube is investing $20M in educational content, creators

Details: YouTube is investing $20 million toward educational content through its new Learning Fund program. Malik Ducard, global head of learning, announced the …

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Oculus is bringing its Rift and Go VR headsets to

Details: To boost its education efforts and provide classrooms with examples of top-tier educational VR apps, Oculus is releasing three new experiences …

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Microsoft's Tuesday event: what to expect from its

Details: Education isn’t just about Windows 10 and Surface hardware, though. Microsoft has a range of tools like 3D Paint, Minecraft, Office, and OneNote that …

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Online education wins big as TED awards $1 million to

Details: "Big ideas" conference TED has awarded its 2013 prize to Sugata Mitra, a longtime educational expert and proponent of "minimally invasive education." The TED Prize is …

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Google Meet adds new zoombombing protections for online

Details: Google is turning on new security features in its Google Meet video chat service for meetings held by education subscribers, the company has announced.The changes, which are due to …

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Google extends free access to advanced teleconferencing

Details: Google has announced that it will extend free access to some advanced Google Meet features to all G Suite and G Suite for Education customers until …

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Apple’s new iPad with Pencil support is just $299 for schools

Details: Apple’s vice president of product marketing, Greg Joswiak, revealed there are 200,000 apps made for education and that Apple’s most popular iPad is the 9.7-inch model.

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Google is offering its virtual reality classroom system to

Details: In total, Google and its early education partners have developed about 100 VR field trips, The New York Times reported. Google and its partners have developed around 100 VR field trips.

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The armchair psychologist who ticked off YouTube

Details: His channel, Boutté says, is about education and trying to be helpful, but when analysis centers on the lives of other people, the boundaries can get tricky. Boutté is open about having

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What happened to Obama’s $4 billion in computer science

Details: The Computer Science Education Coalition, which includes Code.org, is now pushing for the much smaller goal of $250 million in federal funding for computer science education

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