Category Archives: Technology

Why It’s Imperative to Teach Students How to Question as the Ultimate Survival Skill

To make scientific progress, Albert Einstein first asked questions. Even if he did not find the expected answer, asking questions often led to discovery of even greater truths than what were searched for originally. For instance, when he was 16 years of … Continue reading

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They Loved Your G.P.A. Then They Saw Your Tweets.

Here’s an important heads-up for the college-bound. It seems college recruiters do more than check academic records. They search through students’ electronic trail of tweets, posts, photos and text messages. Reporter Natasha Singer of The New York Times provides details … Continue reading

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Giving kids iPads won’t solve the education challenge

Information Technology writer Galen Gruman makes some very important observations about technology in the classrooms. Asking teachers to administer computers may only add to the problems teachers face each day. And, technology won’t serve to advance the education of all … Continue reading

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