The carefully selected press clippings and resources in this section have been chosen to provide a clear sense of both the forest and the trees in the landscape of emerging technology. Included are not only information about the technologies themselves but also clues to the context within which they are developed and used. New ideas, experimental projects, challenges and trends, substantive research, views on the future, and more, are discussed in the articles here. Eight categories of curated content provide both the latest news and the most important seminal works related to the technologies that have been studied in the Horizon Project.

insidehighered.com

Score One for the Robo-Tutors: ... In a recent study, students at six public universities were assigned randomly to statistics ...

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7 Myths About BYOD Debunked: BYOD has become a controversial subject. Some arguments against it are that BYOD deepens the digital divide or that it will cause students to be distracted. ...

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mindshift.kqed.org

How Educators Use Pinterest for Curation: The topic-based visual curation tool, Pinterest, has recently gained popularity, and it has unique ...

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thejournal.com

Secretary of Education Duncan Declares August "Connected Educator" Month: ... Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has announced that August will be "Connected Educator Month," ...

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mashable.com

Intel Releases Rugged Education Tablet for the Developing World: Intel has created a tablet called Intel Studybook that is made to be resistant to water and dust, as well as being more durable when ...

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Khan Academy: The Future of Education?: Reporter Snajay Gupta from CBS does a comprehensive 60 Minutes piece on KHAN Academy, including an ...

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guardian.co.uk

Mobile phone boom in developing world could boost e-learning: ... The ubiquity of mobile phones in areas with little else, makes mobile learning a cost-effective ...

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Flipped learning: A response to five common criticisms: ... This article focuses on the concept of flipped learning, and what the concept truly defines. ...

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Time to Repeal the Cellphone Ban, Students Say: This article examines mobiles in schools from the student perspective, citing that bans on cell phones demonstrate an underestimation of students’ ...

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