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.

blogs.hbr.org

The Real Revolution in Online Education Isn’t MOOCs: This article argues that online competency-based education has the potential to provide learning ...

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20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers: ... Collaborative learning teams are said to attain higher level thinking and preserve information ...

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wired.com

Anyone Can Attend This Coding School That Meets in Coffee Shops: Hackvard is a web application dedicated to bridging the gap between offline and online education. The two founders felt that when they were ...

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blogs.kqed.org

Could Bilingual Education Mold Kids’ Brains to Better Resist Distraction?: ... esearchers now believe that when people learn another language, they develop cognitive advantages ...

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edutopia.org

Creating Classrooms for Social Justice: ... A lot has been discussed and written about being an "educator for social justice." What does that ...

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With the Right Technology, Can Children Teach Themselves?: ... A new technology competition in the private sector seeks to “revolutionize global education" by ...

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New social network aimed at improving education: IT company IBM and Brockenhurst College in the UK have created a private social network to help give staff a better understanding of ...

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huffingtonpost.com

A Solution To The Massively Disengaged Workforce [Slide Deck]: ... This article discusses how digital badges can address some of the current challenges of educating ...

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Kids coding at school: 'When you learn computing, you're thinking about thinking': ... "When you learn computing, you are thinking about thinking, and about how thinking works. You’re ...

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