The U.S. Isn't the Only Country Where Kids Are Addicted to Cell Phones, Report Finds

In Mexico, two-thirds of parents and teens say they use their mobile device "almost all the time." And about half of teens and parents say […]

Five Hundred Schools Have Been Hit by Ransomware in 2019, Report Finds

That's a big uptick from 2018, according to statistics from the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center. K-12 schools experienced 119 cyber incidents in 2018 and only […]

How to Spot a Teenage Cyber-Hacker

A new study concludes that many hacker kids tend to have the same qualities as other children who engage in more traditional troubled behavior out […]

The Workforce Is Changing. Are K-12 Schools Keeping Up?

Employers and career-training institutions need to do a better job sharing information with schools that will help prepare students for the professions of the future.

Lack of Home Internet Access Is Educational Hardship, Report Suggests

Teachers in high-poverty schools are more likely to avoid giving homework assignments that require internet access because many students lack such access at home.

High School Coursework Falls Short in Workforce Prep, Survey Suggests

High schoolers believe their educational experience is getting them ready for college. But they're less certain it is preparing them for the world of work.

Digital Learning Tools Are Everywhere, But Gauging Effectiveness Remains Elusive, Survey Shows

Educators are using digital tools to boost student learning more than ever. But few believe there's good information available about which resources work best.

Teens More Likely to Turn to YouTube for Current Events Than a News Organization, Survey Finds

Less than half - 41 percent - of teenagers get their news from a print or online newspaper at least three times a week. And […]

Episode 142 Trends for July 27-August 8: Security & Citizenship, Hardware & Software, AR & VR, and Research Reports

We discuss the trends and issues we observed during the weeks that include July 27-August 8, 2019 as we flipped resources into our Flipboard magazine. We […]

How Different Racial Groups Think Schools Should Prepare Students for the Future of Work

African Americans, Latinos, and Asians are more likely than whites to believe that schools should teach computer science to prepare children for the future, a […]

Cyberbullying On the Rise in U.S. Schools, Federal Report Finds

The report found that roughly a third of middle and high schools reported disciplinary problems stemming from cyberbullying at least once a week or daily.

How Many of the Most Influential People in Ed Tech Are Working Educators?

Ed Tech Digest named half a dozen principals and technology directors to a list of the 100 biggest influences in ed tech.

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